If you have a cat or dog onboard, get one of these window wipers. Simply sweep across the wooden floors and all the shed hairs are in one place, easy them to vacuum or sweep into dustpan. Quick too although tommy hasn't worked out how to use it yet..
My best friends in the cleaning department undoubtedly have to be baking powder and lemon juice - just make a paste and use a warm cloth. From effortless oven cleaning to degreasing counters, scrubbing floors and decks. Slightly ...
Almond, Walnut & Herb “Pangrattato”
Crunchy little crumbs to sprinkle on baked eggs, stuffed mushrooms or anything that needs a little more texture!
1 slice almond bread
1 heaped tblsp chopped walnuts (not too fine, you're after crunch)
Grated lemon zest and garlic
Freshly ground black pepper
Herbs of your choice, I had to use this amazing local oregano!
Just toss this in a small frying pan with a glug of oil. Gently stir around for roughly 5 mins.
Keeps for just a couple of days so I only ...
Flavoured salt costs how much?
Sorry but I think it's insane, adopt the motto of "someone made it so I can too" and you'll save a bundle! Using flavoured salt also means you're putting less sodium on your plate so that's got to be good.
Flavour ideas I've made so far:
Blitz dried porcini mushrooms to a fine powder (this is good on it's own sprinkled on meats, added to marinades).
Citrus salt: zest unwaxed lemons and oranges. Leave peel on baking parchment for a good 12 hrs to dry out. Blitz when dried if you want it ...
Roasted Whole Garlic
I'm always thinking of other things I can put in the oven when baking something, running out of gas at anchor is a pain many of us know only too well unfortunately....
Delicious, fragrant and the best thing is when this is fully cooked you can eat entire cloves of the stuff without the stinky breath!
Make sure your garlic bulb is really fresh, pop onto a square of tinfoil, drizzle with a little olive oil. Close the package and roast when you know the oven is on for a good 40 mins or so. Cool, ...