Tag: tomato

roasted capsicum with tomato, olives and garlic

roasted capsicum with tomato, olives and garlic

This is a great dish to have cooked and ready for the days when you can’t be bothered. Well it is great anytime really! But I often cook them in summer and early autumn. One nice thing about Melbourne’s warmer weather is that, interspersed with 

tomato bottling

tomato bottling

I’ve been bottling the odd jar of tomatoes here and there over the summer, when I had too many from the garden to use. But I upped the scale of bottling massively this weekend by spending a good part of Sunday bottling tomato puree at 

kasoundi

kasoundi

Yes. It is the “attack of the killer tomatoes” month. I have so many at the moment that I can’t possibly use them all, so it is time to start preserving them. Note to self, do not plant 14 tomato plants next year! I’ll be 

stuffed zucchini

stuffed zucchini

I love zucchini, really I do, but it is possible to have too much of a good thing. The zucchini are here with a vengeance. I’m picking several of them EVERY DAY at the moment. They can go from baby to giant in the blink