Peaches in a natural cough syrup!

Mark Hughes Desserts, Natural Remedies 0 Comments

This is the time of year for sore throats and sniffles, so what better way to seek relief than a bowl of warm poached peaches in a soothing syrup with a spoon of lovely, thick Greek yoghurt? Because the spices have a combination of antibacterial, anti-inflammatory and cough suppressant properties, the soothing syrup is natures way of helping when you feel under the weather. …

Quick & easy Paella

Mark Hughes Leftovers, Light Lunches, Main Courses, Rubs, Spice, Taste products 0 Comments

Like risotto, paella is sometimes thought of as a dark art, when in reality it’s pretty straightforward. Rick Stein once said that when he’d asked ‘how the risotto was’ in a restaurant, the answer was simply ‘we have some excellent stock’. Therein lies the secret; good stock turns a good risotto or paella a great risotto or paella. But, more …