Sea Salted Butterscotch Pudding

At this year's Royal Welsh show, amongst the prize winning pigs and outstandingly delicious offerings, we bumped into Mikey Bell, who runs a food blog. He writes simple but delicious recipes and has very kindly agreed to share this nostalgic dessert on our blog. For...

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Summer Tomato Smoked Panzanella

The classic Tuscan bread salad gets a makeover here with a tablespoon of our Smoked Water marinading the tomatoes for a subtle smoky note. A simple and delicious way to make the most of British tomato season.   https://youtu.be/Eabj1voo730 SERVES 4 3 slices of...

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La Grotta’s Sea salt, Rosemary + Pine Nut Ice Cream

Was there ever a more well-timed book release than this, a book celebrating seasonal ice cream, in the middle of the hottest summer we've had in years? La Grotta Ices is a beautiful book for the serious ice cream lovers amongst us. In this recipe, liberally salted...

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Anna Jones’ Garden Toasts

A vibrant recipe from our favourite cookbook of the last year: The Modern Cook's Year. ---- These little toasts are a riot of colour and represent all that is great about our gardens in spring. The first radishes, roasted until they sweeten, the sweet peas, and some...

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Salt-cured Root Vegetables

This recipe calls for a brine cure to soften and essentially begin to cook the roots before they’re griddled.  They have a bright, spicy flavour and a deliciously tender texture, contrasting brilliantly with the smooth, cool strained yoghurt. We used beetroot, carrots...

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Salt-splashed Pizzette

Individual pizzas, deliciously crisp from the Pure Strong Brine we spritz over the dough. Eat them on a warm evening with a cold glass of wine. For the pizza dough: 500g strong white bread flour 1 x 7g fast action packet of yeast 1 teaspoon caster sugar 4 tablespoons...

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Bonfire Baked Beans

Spring in the UK has yet to arrive properly, and in this latest cold snap, we want something filling and warming to fill the gap. These easy homemade smoky beans hit the spot - eat them piled on griddled sourdough or toasted crumpets with plenty of salted butter....

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Smoky Welsh Ale Rarebit

Made with hoppy Welsh ale, our favourite cavern-aged Dragon Welsh cheddar and our very own Smoked Water, this is dream-like cheese on toast. Serves 4 1 tsp dijon mustard 50ml Welsh ale 25g unsalted butter 175g cavern-aged Welsh cheddar 2 egg yolks A handful of snipped...

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