Swiss chard stir fry and fruity flapjack – Everyone’s kitchen

After last week’s blast, we had a cooking session in sun! Harvest of the dayLooooooots of greens: broccoli leaves, chard, kale, mustard leavesWild garlic (and flowers)ThymeChives (and flowers) On the menu today Sauteed swiss chard Fruity flapjack Swiss chard stir fry IngredientsLots of Swiss chard, or rainbow chard, broccoli leaves3 red peppers, chopped1 jar ofContinue reading “Swiss chard stir fry and fruity flapjack – Everyone’s kitchen”

Sweet potato gnocchi with tomato sauce, and beetroot brownie! – Everyone’s kitchen

What a day! Despite the rain and the wind, the chef from Everyone’s kitchen came along to the cooking group to harvest, make and share a lovely lunch. On the menu this week: Sweet potato gnocchi with tomato and broccoli sauce Beetroot brownie with a red berry (from the garden!) coulis We harvested: Lettuce, rocket,Continue reading “Sweet potato gnocchi with tomato sauce, and beetroot brownie! – Everyone’s kitchen”

Leeks and greens Lasagna and red berry smoothie! – Everyone’s kitchen

So many green vegetables harvested today for today’s lunch! We also enjoyed some Chocolate mint tea from the garden and a lovely pickled beetroot juice made by Ula (who is also our photographer)! Leeks and greens lasagna served with side salad Red berry smoothie (harvested last year!) Harvest of the dayKale, chard, spinach, leeks, beetrootContinue reading “Leeks and greens Lasagna and red berry smoothie! – Everyone’s kitchen”

Nettle and wild garlic soup, and Rhubarb puffs with oaty toppings! – Everyone’s kitchen

After a few weeks of cooking from home, we were finally able to meet safely in the garden, harvest many greens and rhubarb, and enjoy a warm, homemade and yummy lunch by the barbeque! What’s not to like? On the Menu today: Nettle soup with wild garlic Rhubarb puffs with oaty toppings We have harvestedContinue reading “Nettle and wild garlic soup, and Rhubarb puffs with oaty toppings! – Everyone’s kitchen”

Make a recycled self-watering pot

We are delighted that this experiment worked so well. We made some SELF WATERING POTS which are great to start off some seeds on your window sills. Here is how to make them: Materials: *Empty used plastic bottle *Short piece of string *Craft knife or scissors *Something to make hole in bottle lid (I usedContinue reading “Make a recycled self-watering pot”

Red lentil soup and baked apples- Everyone’s kitchen from home

#Recipe below Soon we will be able to meet again, and have our cooking group running in the garden using the barbeque! But for now, everyone’s kitchen from has been making a delicious red lentil soup using celery and herbs from the garden, and baked apples. Red lentil and carrot soup Ingredients x21 onion, finelyContinue reading “Red lentil soup and baked apples- Everyone’s kitchen from home”

Spring salad with edible weeds and tiffin – Everyone’s kitchen from home

#Download recipe below Going around the garden to get edible weeds is so satisfying! On top of getting to know how a herb feels, smells and tastes, you get yourself a healthy, free and fresh salad for your lunch. For this salad (mixed with some herbs!), we got: Mizuna, Chives, Dandelion leaves, Chickweed, Hairy bittercress,Continue reading “Spring salad with edible weeds and tiffin – Everyone’s kitchen from home”

Broccoli soup and Rocky road – Everyone’s kitchen from home!

If you feel like treating yourself with a warm soup and an easy no-bake dessert, your are going to like what comes next! The menu this week was Broccoli soup and Rocky road! Broccoli soup Ingredients 1 large potato , diced 1 onion, chopped 1.2l chicken or vegetable stock 400g broccoli, chopped (including the stalk)Continue reading “Broccoli soup and Rocky road – Everyone’s kitchen from home!”

Children’s designs – what would they like to see in the Hilltown Park?

It’s going to be REALLY difficult to pick the winners of our Design Competition, which we have run to explore our community’s ideas as part of the Hilltown Community Plaza project (funded by Creative Dundee)! Over 50 local children have taken part, through their schools (Our Lady’s, Rosebank and Clepington Primary Schools have taken part)Continue reading “Children’s designs – what would they like to see in the Hilltown Park?”