Yiayia’s Cure-Everything Soup (Avgolemono)

My partner went to Seattle and all he brought me was this lousy cold. Actually everyone who went on the trip got sick so most of his company is now stuck at home in bed with sore throats and fevers. I love cold season (sort of) because it’s a great excuse to make one of…

How To Host A ‘Binner’ Party

Fighting food waste is more fun with friends! So why not get some of your favourite people together and host a Binner Party. What’s a Binner Party? A Binner Party is a dinner party based on using up food waste. What kind of food should I use? This depends on how complicated you want your…

Kumro Saag Chorchori (Vegetable medley with pumpkin leaves)

  Thank you to Anu Iyengar for this delicious Bengali recipe recommendation! A Chorchori (vegetable medley) is a traditional dish from eastern India that is perfect for using up those extra little bits of vegetables. It’s super flexible (you’ll find suggestions at the bottom) but these are the ingredients Anu uses: 6 large pumpkin leaves (Kumro…

Easy Breakfast Strata

Warm, gooey, cheesy, eggy, custardy goodness. Is there anything more appealing on a rainy morning? This American casserole dish is a great way to feed a crowd in the morning while using up bread that’s turning stale and those odds and ends of ingredients lurking in the fridge. One of the best things about Strata (sometimes…