Tinned Tomatoes

Blog URL:http://www.tinnedtomatoes.com
Blog Tags:vegetarian, blog-event, scotland, no-croutons-required, pasta, soup, salad, cakes, ice cream
Country:United Kingdom
State/Province:Angus

Vegetarian food that will please everyone.

Tasty pasta dishes, comforting soups, colourful salads, creamy risottos, lusious cakes and homemade ice creams and sorbets to die for.

Host of monthly blog event - No Croutons Required.



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Happy Monday!How are you? You may have noticed I took a wee break. We were up in the Scottish Highlands for a week staying in a gorgeous converted granary in Ballindalloch. It was just what we needed. Lots of walks up hills and by lochs, not to forge...

It's strawberry season and today I'm bringing you these old-fashioned strawberry and vanilla fairy cakes with sprinkles. This is an old recipe that my mum would make for me as a child. She has no idea where it came from. It's scribbled in her tr...

I often make couscous salad for lunch. Well to be exact I make it the night before and pop it in the fridge. I love that I don't have to use any pots. I just pour my couscous into a measuring jug and cover it with boiling water, then let it do it's t...

Do you remember these cheese logs from the 70s or perhaps you remember them as a cheese ball? If you're too young to remember them, read on.1970s FashionThe 70s were a time of living rooms full of wood and lots of earthy tones, Think mustard and brow...

Happy Monday everyone! How are you?Now I'm saying Happy Monday, but it may be Tuesday by the time I post this. We are as I speak making a mercy dash to Glasgow as some idiot took Elizabeth's (from Elizabeth's Kitchen Diary) case from the train in Dun...

I have a lot of American friends, but I tend to ignore their special holidays like 4th of July and Thanksgiving. My bad! I should really be more inclusive shouldn't I? Especially as I share our traditional Scottish holidays like Bonfire Night, Burns...

I know, I know, it's summer, in some areas it's scorching and here I am sharing a soup recipe. In my defence it's cooler here in Scotland and I still crave soup during the summer. This spiced carrot, lentil and spinach soup is so so delicious I had t...