Roasted beet salad with ginger turmeric dressing

Roasted beet salad with ginger turmeric dressing

This salad works really well as a filling evening meal and keeps well, so make extra to have for lunch the next day.  The bright yellow ginger turmeric dressing adds colour, flavour and a bit of an immune boost.  The recipe is vegan, dairy and grain free but you can...

Simple Sausage Rolls

Homemade sausage rolls are quick and simple to make and can be cooked from frozen so are easy to make ahead ready for Christmas entertaining. You will need: 1 pack ready rolled puff pastry 400g good quality sausage meet optional:  handful chopped parsley, 1 tsp fennel...

A Scandi Style Buffet

We had friends for lunch at the weekend whose diets covered a range of different requirements, from vegetarian to Keto to dairy free.  As specialist diets become more mainstream, finding a dish that suits everyone can be a challenge.  I often think the most relaxed...
Gluten Free Buckwheat and Almond Pastry Recipe

Gluten Free Buckwheat and Almond Pastry Recipe

This quick and easy tart case recipe works well for both sweet and savoury bakes.  It is melted together and requires no rolling – you simply press it into the tart case as you would a cheesecake base.  It bakes firm and crisp and can take any number of...

Win A Workshop

There is so much happening at The Round Table over the next few months, from opening our brand new teaching kitchen, to making beautiful wedding cakes and canapes for summer parties.  We like to keep everyone up to date with all our news, recipes and upcoming classes...

Macaroon Workshop – Saturday 19 March 2016

Learn how to make beautiful macaroons that work every time with this relaxed, hands on class. You will learn how to make, colour and pipe perfect shells to get that professional finish.  Decorate them with a variety of toppings, from handmade praline to glitter and...

Beautiful floral wedding cake

This is one of my favourite cakes that we have made.  Beautiful handmade sugar flowers cascading from one tier to the next complemented by detailed piping and blossom flowers.  Flowers were made to compliment the bridal bouquet and the garden venue.   Photo credit...

Serving dishes for parties

We were updating some of our photos and I came across these pictures of some lovely boxes we had made for serving canapes at a summer garden wedding.  They are seed trays which we had personalised with the words Mr & Mrs and the date of the wedding.  Lined with...

Canapes

Lovely fresh summer canapes we did for a summer garden wedding:  smoked salmon with cream cheese and pickled cucumber, carrot tarts with herb pesto, smoked mackerel pate crostini with borage flowers...

Low cost health food

Buying health food ingredients can be really expensive.  Love Health Hate Waste is an interesting company, which sells health food products that are past their “best before” (not “use by”) dates at a fraction of the cost, saving you money and...

Building a small business identity

I went to a great course on PR for small business the other day run by Steve Bustin (who was fab) at Lewes Community Kitchen (thanks Robin).  It got me thinking lots about how we get word out about  The Round Table.  Steve showed us Canva.com – a great site for...