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Korean Kimchi Wraps. A few days before Christmas, David’s uncle invited the whole family for a pre-Christmas dinner.

Korean Kimchi Wraps

The thing is that he’s not a fan of Christmas food. At all. So instead of traditional food he prepared a homemade Korean BBQ – with a full table of fermented and pickled vegetables, rice noodles, sauces, fresh bell pepper, seared salmon and meat ready to be thrown on the small table grills. Everyone picked a little bit of this and a little bit of that onto their plate, and wrapped it up in thin lettuce leaves. How To Make Easy Kimchi at Home Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn.

The first few times I tried kimchi it was not, I must admit, my favorite food.

How To Make Easy Kimchi at Home Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Then I met my Korean-American partner, Gregory, moved in with his mom — a superb cook — and within a few months I was wholly converted. These days my mouth waters at the slightest whiff of pungent, fermented cabbage and I'll eat it with everything from fried rice to dumplings, summer rolls, or, ahem, straight out of the jar. Korean Red Pepper Powder, Coarse (Gochugaru) buy online in the UK and London.

Dark Chunky Marmalade - Vegetarian food. The problem with modern marmalade-making is that today's hobs don't always oblige when it comes to getting large amounts of marmalade up to what old-fashioned cooks called a rolling boil, without which traditional marmalade stubbornly refuses to set.

Dark Chunky Marmalade - Vegetarian food

So when, in 1994, I tasted one of the best marmalades ever, I was thrilled to learn that the friend who had made it had cooked it long and slow – which solves the dilemma completely. Traditional Seville Orange Marmalade - Vegetarian food. You can find some very good shop-bought marmalade now, but it's still never ever like home-made.

Traditional Seville Orange Marmalade - Vegetarian food

The intensely sharp, bitter Seville oranges here hold their own, conquering the sweetness of the sugar; that fresh, intensely orange fragrance and flavour is unmatched in any preserve anywhere in the world. Makes six 1 lb (350 ml capacity) jars This recipe is from Delia's How to Cook Book 3 and The Complete How to Cook Begin by measuring 4 pints (2.25 litres) water into a preserving pan, then cut the lemon and oranges in half and squeeze the juice out of them. Add the juice to the water and place the pips and any bits of pith that cling to the squeezer on the square of muslin (laid over a dish or cereal bowl first). Now cut the orange peel into quarters with a sharp knife, and then cut each quarter into thinnish shreds.

Food - Recipes : Christmas chutney. Food - Recipes : Pear chutney. Jamie's pear & chilli pickle. Close Buying sustainably sourced fish means buying fish that has been caught without endangering the levels of fish stocks and with the protection of the environment in mind.

jamie's pear & chilli pickle

Wild fish caught in areas where stocks are plentiful are sustainably sourced, as are farmed fish that are reared on farms proven to cause no harm to surrounding seas and shores. When buying either wild or farmed fish, ask whether it is sustainably sourced. If you're unable to obtain this information, don't be afraid to shop elsewhere – only by shopping sustainably can we be sure that the fantastic selection of fish we enjoy today will be around for future generations.

For further information about sustainably sourced fish, please refer to the useful links below: Marine Stewardship Council Fish Online. Crunchy courgette pickle. Spiced courgette chutney. Courgette & tomato chutney. Spicy plum & apple chutney. Aubergine pickle. Classic apple chutney. Green tomato chutney. Rhubarb & date chutney.

Food - Recipes : Strawberry jam. Chilli jelly. Pour the sugar into a large preserving pan or saucepan, add the vinegar and place on the hob over a low heat, stirring frequently, to dissolve the sugar.

Chilli jelly

Once dissolved, turn up the heat slightly and boil for about 20 minutes, until the mixture is syrupy and clear. Meanwhile, cut chillies in half and remove the seeds (it’s worth using plastic gloves for this bit). Pulse in a blender until finely chopped. Put aside then repeat with the peppers. Once the sugar and vinegar is ready, add the chillies and peppers, bring to the boil again over a medium heat and then boil for 3 minutes. Remove from the heat and leave to cool for 15 minutes. Evil Chilli Chutney recipe. Apple Habanero Hot Sauce : Leeners. Food - Recipes : Lemon curd. Lemon Curd - Vegetarian food. Return to listing Lots of lovely recipes call for lemon curd and, once again, it’s something that is never the same when shop-bought.

Lemon Curd - Vegetarian food

Makes three 1 lb (350 ml capacity) jars This recipe is taken from Delia Smith’s Complete Cookery Course and Delia Smith’s Complete Illustrated Cookery Course. Begin by lightly whisking the eggs in a medium-sized saucepan, then add the rest of the ingredients and place the saucepan over a medium heat. Now whisk continuously using a balloon whisk until the mixture thickens – about 7-8 minutes. Return to HomepageVisit the Delia Online Cookery School with WaitroseClick here to go to Waitrose.com Copyright © 2009 Delia Smith/New Crane Internet Limited, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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