Summer pudding

A classic pudding for our glorious British summer!! I’m writing this whilst listening to rain pelting down on the roof, and after having visited the local market where the stall traders are pouring gallons of water from their tarpaulin covers!! So why not celebrate by making the perfect pudding for summer.

Easy
Serves 4
Prep: 120 mins
Cook: 20 mins
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Mango Lassi

This is the season for Alphonso mangoes, they are delicious deeply coloured, aromatic mangoes, so sweet and strong in flavour, they knock all other mangoes into cocked hat!

Sadly the season is short so grab them whilst you can, freeze the flesh and use them all year round.

Easy
Serves 2
Prep: mins
Cook: mins
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Elderflower Cordial

Shake the elderflower heads to remove any unwanted visitors and place in a large sealable container with the lemon zest and slices Bring the water to the boil in a large saucepan, add the sugar and bring to the boil again to dissolve. Pour the boiling syrup carefully over the flowers and lemons, add the […]

Easy
Serves 6
Prep: mins
Cook: mins
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Portokalopita – Greek Orange Filo Cake (Πορτοκαλόπιτα)

This recipe was given to me by the wonderful Chrissoula from Vilea Village in Makrigialos, Crete. Anyone who has been to Vilea Village will never forget Chrissoula and her wonderful breakfasts and lunches that she serves. She is an amazing person, full of energy and love.

Easy
Serves 6-8
Prep: 20 mins
Cook: 25 mins
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