Tag Archives: Sausage

A whiff of Cajun

I have four sausages, a large cod fillet, lots of peppers and celery, and some fresh parsley. I don’t fancy potatoes, carrots and the like for dinner, and I  should make something that will last two nights to make everything go further. Hmmm. A look through the store cupboard reveals  we have plenty of brown […]

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A plate of pasta with slices of fennel sausage, topped with a tomato and olive sauce.

Pasta with tomatoes, garlic and sausage

Tonight, we had pasta with tomatoes, olives and fennel sausages for tea. The fennel sausages, made yesterday, were poached for 25 minutes, then skinned and sliced. The sauce was made with a diced onion, minced garlic, pasata, a tub of garlic olives we found on special in the supermarket, dried basil and minced parsely. Simple […]

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Home-made allspice and chilli sausages, tied into links and waiting to be bagged.

A day of sausage making

Today, I have been mainly making sausages. Lots and lots of sausages.

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Tesco ad hits a snag

The Advertising Standards Agency has banned an advertisement for Tesco sausages on the basis that it misleads the public into thinking the pigs used to make the sausages are “free-range”. The advert for the supermarket’s own-brand Butcher’s Choice Sausages showed pigs roaming in a field and walking freely in a barn. The ASA said pigs […]

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