Why? Because you can! And pickle, and jam, or otherwise celebrate the resurgence of the domestic arts our forebears held so dear. Put on your best apron and step into our kitchen, won't you?
Skordalia is a Greek dipping sauce strongly flavoured with galic, it goes beautifuuly with cold meats and especially with a simple beetroot salad.
Two ridiculously easy ways to extend summer: make melon and peach jam. Can them if there's anything left after you've finished sticking your spoon in the saucepans.
This recipe is a spin on tzatziki, the Greek cucumber dip. It's light, fresh and delicious especially over a chopped salad with hearty chunks of cucumber, radish, onion, hard boiled egg and flaked salmon. It works well as a dip or spread as well.
A greek style condiment using garden fresh purslane, yogurt and garlic. Perfect as a dip and can even be enjoyed as a light meal with whole grain crackers or chips.