Young Ladies About Town

The girls living and laughing their way around London, meeting lots of fascinating folk along the way...

Fungi cooking

Posted by Young Ladies About Town
Young Ladies About Town
Fiona Hicks has not set their biography yet
User is currently offline
on Thursday, 17 May 2012
The mushroom is a humble vegetable that could soon see an increase in popularity thanks to Saturday Morning Kitchen chef James Martin.

James has teamed up with the Mushroom Bureau in a bid to get Brits eating more mushrooms and has created six new ways to enjoy them, which I was lucky to sample yesterday.

blog james2

I got to try two out of the six dishes he whipped up: mushroom soup with coriander cress and sautéed chicken livers, and the classic mushrooms on toast. They were both delicious. Like Oliver, I would have quite happily asked for more!

And considering mushrooms have so many health benefits (they are high in nutrients and low in calories) it was a guilt free meal...if you don't take into account the double cream and butter (anyone who wathces Saturday Morning Kitchen will know that James' favourite saying is "add butter")!

blog james1

James explained: "Mushrooms are such a valuable ingredient. The many varieties provide unique and impressive flavours, not to mention a fantastic texture which compliments most savoury cuisine."

So why not try some of James' delicious recipes at home?

We have two delicious mushroom recipes: www.lady.co.uk/life/food/369-delicious-mushrooms

Words by Melonie Clarke.

0 votes
  • Print

Recent posts

The ultimate in British glamou...

A dull morning in May was brightened after a visit to the latest exhibition at the V&A Fashion Galleries. Norman Hartnell, Victor Stiebel, Zandra Rho...


Forgot your password?
Click to read our digital edition
Place-Classified-advert-336
TLR-advert-May2014-336

Boarders Dormitory Master-Mistress
We are looking to appoint a Dormitory Mistress/Master for 5 nights per week, weekday evenings and nights only, term time. (35 weeks). [...]

APPLY NOW


Housekeeper to Headmaster
We have an opportunity for an experienced live-out housekeeper. You will provide a cleaning and hospitality service for the Headmaster and his guests and help to ensure the household runs efficiently. [...]

APPLY NOW


Full Time Housekeeper, Nanny
We are looking for a full time, live-out housekeeper/nanny. We are a relaxed young couple living in a large country house, and will have one newborn baby. [...]

APPLY NOW


Experienced Carer, Companion, Housekeeper needed
Our elderly mother needs a live in carer/companion on a part time basis. Must be warm hearted, calm & compassionate, with a good sense of humour. [...]

APPLY NOW


Live-in Housekeeper
Our client is looking for a very capable, experienced individual to become the new housekeeper at their 6 bedroom, rural home. [...]

APPLY NOW



MORE JOBS LIKE THESE
Lady-directory-button-NEW

Horoscopes

What the stars have in store for you this week.2017

Capricorn Aquarius Pisces Aries Taurus Gemini Cancer Leo Virgo Libra Scorpio Sagittarius

Sign up to receive our weekly newsletter