Christina Mackenzie: Festive Honey-roasted nuts


One of my favourite Christmas moments is walking past St Paul’s Cathedral as the smell of toasted chestnuts entices you onto the Millennium Bridge. One little punnet of chestnuts is only £1 or so, and we cup them in our hands to warm up as we take in the view. Who doesn’t love a little munch on a good walnut … Continua a leggere

Jamie Oliver: Creamy mushroom soup with grilled ciabatta


Ingredients 600 g mixed mushrooms olive oil 1 onion, peeled and finely sliced 2 sticks celery, trimmed and finely sliced 3 cloves garlic, peeled and sliced a few sprigs of fresh flat-leaf parsley, leaves picked and chopped, stalks finely chopped a few sprigs of fresh thyme, leaves picked 1.5 litres organic chicken or vegetable stock sea salt freshly ground black … Continua a leggere