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Serves 4 Tinned soup is the first food you associate with camping. Instead of opening a tin of Heinz Big Soup, get chopping fresh, seasonal vegetables, supplemented with a can of borlotti beans. If you are feeling adventurous, source fresh borlotti beans as they are around at the height of summer, but they do need…


Serves 4 with pasta The pesto revolution arrived in my world (or more accurately Math’s world) in the early 1990s when we were both at university. When I visited him in his scabby house, he used to cook it for me with mushrooms. It was either that or the other pasta dish he invented –…

Making pasta with kids

Cooking with kids doesn’t have to be all fairy cakes and chocolate rice krispies. Cath discovers that, with the right tools, pasta making lends itself to little nimble fingers. Read the full article at 4Food.