Winter’s finally here! Lets Get Stewing!

Crockpot-Beef-Stew_4839Finally, it seems as though winter has arrived, and as soon as it gets icy outside its definitely time for some warming winter food, and a hearty stew is always top of my list, they are delicious and easy to make, with the added bonus of one pot cooking!

A slow cooker is a fabulous winter addition to any kitchen, and one of those gadgets that hopefully won’t get let to gather dust, they save on electricity, save you time,the results are delicious and you can do many things! If you shop around you can find a decent slow cooker for as little as £15 – £20, and they really are worth every penny.

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Souper Duper Soup on the Web

Tomato Soup

Tomato SoupCookbooks are fabulous, they make our kitchens and shelves look pretty, sitting there piled up taking up space, but with the internet comes an almost inexhaustible supply of recipes, from some of the best and most well known chefs in the world, along with a plethora of sites where amateur cooks swap and post their recipes.

Vegetables

My own collection of cookbooks have been long relegated to doing nothing more than looking good. Whenever I want  a new recipe, am looking for a new spin on a old favourite or hoping for some culinary inspiration I just employ the power of Google and my laptop becomes the cookbook propped up on my kitchen table.

 

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