WINTER RECIPES

Five festive canapés

Five festive canapés

Dazzling canapés for the Christmas season. All easy to whip up before your guests arrive and perfect with fizz. Pleasingly little and perfectly balanced bites. Mackerel + pickled beetroot blinisA really easy recipe for making your own blinis, which are topped with...

Roasted grape + ricotta crostini

Roasted grape + ricotta crostini

INGREDIENTS  400g black grapes 1 tbsp red wine vinegar 2 tsp honey or maple syrup 3 tbsp olive oil 2 tsp Pure Sea Salt Smoked over Oak 4 sprigs of thyme, leaves picked  small bunch of fresh sage, leaves picked  250g ricotta, drained  ½ lemon, zest and juice Black...

Mackerel + pickled beetroot blinis

Mackerel + pickled beetroot blinis

INGREDIENTS  For the blinis 125g buckwheat flour ½ tsp baking powder  1 large egg, separated 130ml semi-skimmed milk 2 tbsp crème fraiche sunflower/ veg oil for frying For the beetroot  200g beetroot, peeled and cut into matchsticks, use a Julienne peeler if you...

Bloody Mary devilled eggs

Bloody Mary devilled eggs

INGREDIENTS  6 large eggs 3 tbsp mayonnaise (or 2 tbsp mayonnaise  + 1 tbsp thick yogurt) 1 tbsp Bloody Mary Ketchup ½ tsp hot sauce or chilli powder Salt and pepper to taste Popeth seasoning Devilled eggs are having a come back and this Halen Môn twist makes us...

Homemade Christmas Gifts

Homemade Christmas Gifts

We’ve put together a list of some of our favourite homemade gifts to make this Christmas- giving any of these, wrapped up in parchment paper and tied with some ribbon - will earn you some serious brownie points this festive season.  Salted honey brittleCo-founder of...

Scotch caramels

Scotch caramels

INGREDIENTSMakes 36 squares   Sunflower oil, for oiling 175g/6oz caster sugar 5 tbsp golden syrup (about 100g/3.oz) 125g/4.oz butter 250ml/9fl oz double cream 1/2 tsp Pure White Sea Salt in a Finer Flake 3 tbsp Scotch whisky, we love Penderyn   1 tsp Pure White...

Salted honey brittle

Salted honey brittle

INGREDIENTSMakes 10–12 generous shards 250g/9oz runny honey 75g/2.oz shelled pistachio nuts, roughly chopped 25g/1oz black sesame seeds 25g/1oz sesame seeds 1 tsp Pure White Sea Salt or Pure White Sea Salt Smoked over Oak 1/2 tsp vanilla bean paste Alison (co-founder...

Dark rye and sesame brown butter shortbread

Dark rye and sesame brown butter shortbread

INGREDIENTS Makes about 48 biscuits For the biscuits 250g salted butter (or 250g unsalted butter and ¾ teaspoon Pure Sea Salt), at room temperature 125g caster sugar 200g dark rye flour 160g plain flour 1 heaped tablespoon sesame seeds 1 medium organic egg For the...

Smoky tofu club sandwich

Smoky tofu club sandwich

INGREDIENTSServes 4 For the aubergine 1 aubergine, sliced into 1cm rounds 75g plain flour 2 eggs, beaten 100g panko breadcrumbs or matzo meal vegetable oil, for frying Pure Sea Salt and black pepper, for sprinkling and seasoning For the tofu 300g extra firm tofu,...

Ultimate veggie carbonara

Ultimate veggie carbonara

INGREDIENTSServes 4   25g unsalted butter 1 tablespoon rapeseed oil or olive oil 2 large leeks, finely sliced 4 garlic cloves, crushed 300g dried bucatini, or other long noodle pasta, such as spaghetti or linguine 3 egg yolks 1 tablespoon Smoked Water 60g finely...

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