By Natalie Boog
Herbs and potted end result thrive in small, easy-to retain areas - in courtyard pots and troughs, on decks or balconies or in window packing containers. Herbs are reasonably cheap to pot and develop and upload amazing flavour to the easiest dish - and naturally there's not anything relatively like cooking with home-grown ingredients.
Courtyard Kitchen is prefaced with easy counsel and tricks on selecting the right herbs on your house and establishing and conserving them; it comprises crucial details on seasons, cropping occasions and uncomplicated plant care. Following this are greater than eighty uncomplicated clean nutrition recipes with shrewdpermanent flavour-matching principles dependent round a selected herb or potted fruit topic - basil, mint, coriander, lemon, parsley, strawberry, thyme, rosemary, chilli. There are risottos, roasts, pizzas, salsas, salads, soups, recipes for pasta, polenta, couscous; there are sorbets, muffins, biscuits and treats - scrumptious, effortless recipes that remember the sheer excitement of domestic cooking with herbs you've grown your self.
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Courtyard Kitchen: Recipes and growing tips for herbs and potted fruits by Natalie Boog