flora’s recipes

a collection of inspiring recipes from flora’s kitchen

White Bread view full recipe

In my family it is a known fact that I have struggled over the years to produce bread that anyone actually wants to eat. Until now, that is. I ...

Tarte au Fraise or Strawberry Tart view full recipe

I slightly warm the tins in my hands so that the butter softens and the shells come away from the tin more easily. Also, ...

Mackerel with Fennel and Pickled Cucumber Salad view full recipe

When cooking fish make sure the non-stick frying pan or skillet is lovely and hot and the oil has covered the bottom. I tend to pan-fry the fish for a ...... ...

Pickled Cucumber with Gin and Mint view full recipe

Inspired by “the modern preserver” Kylee Newton this is a delicious addition to a salad or simply served with a pan fried mackerel or a fish cake.

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Asparagus with Sesame Seeds and Asian Dressing view full recipe

If you want to serve green vegetables cold and keep them bright then first blanche them in boiling salted water for a couple of minutes and then plunge..... ...