Tag: Fish

Smoked Haddock Soufflé

Smoked Haddock Soufflé

We’re delving into the family recipes today and we’ve plumped for Smoked Haddock Soufflé, which, according to Caro, was originally added to the family cookbook by her sister, Ginnie Johnson. This is a brilliant addition to any dinner party both for a stunning main course or as individual Soufflés as a […]

Eat More Fish – Luxury Fish Burger

Eat More Fish – Luxury Fish Burger

We usually have the same conversation every Saturday morning. What do you want for supper tomorrow night? The reason is simple, I am always off to Crystal Palace Food Market for provisions or ingredients for La Petite Bouchee. This ultimately means a trip to our wonderful fishmonger Veasey and Sons. […]

Brochettes of Salmon With Lemon and Dill

Brochettes of Salmon With Lemon and Dill

We are travelling to Rwanda today, the birthplace of our lovely friend, Joseph. When most people think of Rwanda, they think of the terrible genocide that happened there in the mid-90’s. The country was composed of 3 ethnic groups, Hutu (85%), Tutsi (14%) and Twa (1%) and a radical group […]

Eat More Fish: Salt Cod – Brandade

Eat More Fish: Salt Cod – Brandade

The first time I tried brandade was at a business event in the South of France. I asked what it was and was told it was mashed up fish, potato and oil by a member of the events team. Sounds strange but actually it is an absolute delight, perfumed with […]

Eat More Fish – Ginataang Scad

Eat More Fish – Ginataang Scad

Scad (Trachurus trachurus), also known as: Horse Mackerel or Atlantic Horse Mackerel is up to 18ins in length and 3lb in weight, although fish caught off the UK shore usually weigh 1lb and are under 12ins in length. The mackerel scad’s range covers most of the world. They have been […]

Eat More Fish : Spicy Pollock Fillets

Eat More Fish : Spicy Pollock Fillets

Pollock or pollack is the common name used for either of the two species of marine fish in the Pollachius genus. Both P. pollachius and P. virens are commonly referred to as pollock. Other names for P. pollachius include the Atlantic pollock, European pollock, lieu jaune, and lythe; while P. […]

EAT MORE FISH – Perrywinkle Risotto

EAT MORE FISH – Perrywinkle Risotto

To me, a Fruit de Mer is not complete with out a handful of steamed perrywinkles. I am not a big fan of the winkles steeped in vinegar, so todays recipe is a little left field but it is one that we find utterly delicious. Perrywinkle risotto, first let’s have […]

Eat More Fish: Sturgeon – Oysters With Vodka Jelly

Eat More Fish: Sturgeon – Oysters With Vodka Jelly

There are about 25 species of fish in the family Acipenseridae, including the genera Acipenser, Huso, Scaphirhynchus, and Pseudoscaphirhynchus which are commonly known as sturgeon. This includes more than 20 species commonly referred to as sturgeon and several closely related species that have distinct common names, such as sterlet, kaluga, […]