Farmersgirl Kitchen

Smoked Salmon and Asparagus Tart

Summer is definitely here, it’s time to bring out the salads and to eat al fresco.  This Smoked Salmon and Asparagus Tart is a delicious combination of smoked salmon, soured

Langoustines, Gin and More Chocolate in Fife – Part Two

    After our feast of chocolate at the Pittenweem Chocolate Company, it was er…time for lunch!  We headed just along the coast to St Monans, one of the quieter

A Salmon and Nettle Tart – Dish of the Month

As Nigel Slater says: “there is something deeply satisfying about taking a huge, golden tart to the table, a tart we have made ourselves. A tart we can give to

Turkey, Bacon and Brie Tart

  It’s always a pleasure to make new dishes from food left over from other meals.  Christmas is the greatest opportunity to be creative with leftovers and I am drawn

Roasted Butternut Squash and Tomato Tart – Herbs on Saturday

  I’m not quite sure what I did before I discovered Butternut Squash.  It has to be the most versatile of vegetables, that sweet, firm flesh goes so well with

Roasted Courgette, Tomato, Feta and Basil Tart

There was a bit of joking on Twitter the other night about how we should make one recipe that covered all the blog challenges, then we could have the rest

Butternut Squash, Feta Cheese and Roasted Pepper Quiche

Last Sunday my friend came over for lunch.  I thought that some kind of quiche or flan with salad would be ideal.  I had already bought the butternut squash, so

Lovely Leftovers – Christmas Quiche

    It’s leftover time and I think the volume of bits of pieces in my fridge brings out my inventiveness.  This year I decided to use up some of

Smoked Mackerel, No tomatoes and Avoca pastry

Since watching the Great British Bake Off, I’ve been meaning to have another go at making shortcrust pastry.  It’s not that I haven’t made it before, but it seems to

Pea, mint and goat’s cheese quiche

My son’s girlfriend is a vegetarian so when she visits I use this as an excuse to try out some new recipes (not that I need an excuse!). I saw