Tag Archives: Soup

Comfort Food: from Camberwell to the Apennines

10 weeks ago my world was well and truly rocked by the arrival of the most amazing boy I’ve ever met. Alfred Elvis Chesterman arrived 16 days late, with a full head of glorious golden hair and a face I … Continue reading

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Cool prawn pho for a hot city night

When the summer’s here but the clouds refuse to break so that the city is shrouded in a perpetual, temper-inducing fug of humidity, the only thing I fancy eating is a clean, Vietnamese pho. I’ve been meaning to try my … Continue reading

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Wild Garlic and Watercress Soup

Yesterday’s mild, fragrant air sprung the desire in me to knock up a simple watercress soup – something fresh and green, but warm, for a cool and light evening. My friend Anna, who’s been tussling with her little Brixton garden, … Continue reading

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