Pulled jackfruit tacos

Pulled jackfruit tacos

Jackfruit is by no means Mexican, however it is a great replacement for carnitas, pulled pork, which is very popular in Mexico. Pulled jackfruit tacos are my take on the classic Mexican taco. Hope you like it. Pulled Jackfruit Tacos For the spice blend2 tsp ground...
Saag aloo

Saag aloo

Spinach is one of the most versatile vegetables and it takes centre stage in this recipe. No, 400 grams of spinach is not a typo; it wilts down to almost nothing, but leaves you with a dish full of greens. It’s often looked at as a side, but there’s no reason why it...
Flavours of Morocco

Flavours of Morocco

Flavours of Morocco cookery class will help you gain insight to the enchanting culture of the Moors by creating traditional foods with authentic ingredients.

Indian Thali Evening

Indian Thali Evening

Explore the magic of making an Indian Thali. A thali is a meal made up of a variety of dishes. You will learn to make delicious recipes.

Curries of the World

Curries of the World

Curry is a global favourite, learn to recreate a variety of curries of the world. We will explore the seductively spiced curries of India, the fragrant curries of the Caribbean, the creamy coconut curries of Thailand and fruity African curry.

Moroccan stuffed flatbread

Moroccan stuffed flatbread

These flatbreads are simple to make and absolutely delicious. Don’t be worried if the filling pokes through the dough, it will be fine in the end. The filling possibilities are endless – a variety of fresh herbs, spices and tastes can be added to create your own...
Samosas with fresh mint and coriander chutney

Samosas with fresh mint and coriander chutney

Everyone loves a good samosa. This samosa recipe makes a bundle of the little parcels, but don’t worry if they’re not gobbled up because they freeze well too. The secret to this recipe is the amchoor powder, which is a fruity spice powder made from dried green mangos....
Meat Free Monday at The Royal Oak, Tetbury

Meat Free Monday at The Royal Oak, Tetbury

3rd December 2018 6:00pm to 8:00pm Meat Free Monday Main Cashew, Carrot and Thyme Nut Roast, Rosemary and Garlic Potatoes, Cumin kissed Parsnips, Mustard Glazed Brussel Sprouts, Kale Cracklin’ and Mushroom Gravy Pudding Spiced Orange Cheesecake with Gingersnap...
Indian Thali

Indian Thali

Explore the magic of making an Indian Thali. A thali is a meal made up of a variety of dishes. You will learn to make delicious recipes.

Curries of the World

Curries of the World

Curry is a global favourite, learn to recreate a variety of curries of the world. We will explore the seductively spiced curries of India, the fragrant curries of the Caribbean, the creamy coconut curries of Thailand and fruity African curry. This class is sold out, the next date is 4th May.

Curries of the World

Curry is a global favourite, learn to recreate a variety of curries of the world. We will explore the seductively spiced curries of India, the fragrant curries of the Caribbean,

Meat Free Monday at The Royal Oak, Tetbury

Meat Free Monday at The Royal Oak, Tetbury

5th March 2018 6:00pm to 8:00pm The Royal Oak, Tetbury Join Erin on the first Monday of the month at Tetbury vegan hotspot, The Royal Oak, for a fresh seasonally themed menu and a supper club vibe presented by Asparagasm. Ethiopian Experience Warm up March with a...
Meat Free Monday at the Crown and Sceptre, Stroud

Meat Free Monday at the Crown and Sceptre, Stroud

Monday 25th September at 6:00pm – 8:00pm Meat Free Monday Crown and Sceptre, Stroud Join Erin on the last Monday of the month for a seasonally themed menu and a supper club vibe at Stroud’s favourite community pub, the Crown and Sceptre Moussaka Monday...
Erin’s Recipes

Erin’s Recipes

Erin's Recipes Satay View Erin's recipes for Satay Gyoza View Erin's recipes for Gyoza Fresh Local Ingredients View Erin's recipes for fresh local ingredients Pesto View Erin's recipes for pesto Spice View Erin's recipes for spice Soup View...
Massaman Curry

Massaman Curry

Massaman curry is a lesser know curry from Thailand, but once people experience the flavour explosion, they don’t forget. It is believed that the name Massaman was originated from the word ‘Mussulman’ which is another word for Muslim. The curry is rich and full...
Pumpkin and Lentil Tagine

Pumpkin and Lentil Tagine

Warm up this winter with Pumpkin and Lentil Tagine inspired by travels to Morocco. The word tagine refers to the cooking vessel, not the dish. An earthenware pot consisting of two parts, a conical shaped lid that has a steam hole and a circular base that the cone sits...
Malaysian Tofu and Aubergine Satay

Malaysian Tofu and Aubergine Satay

Satay has become very well-known and there are lots of variations of the sauce served with the skewers. This recipe for Malaysian Tofu and Aubergine satay is exploding with flavour. Veget

Malaysian Noodle Curry

Malaysian Noodle Curry

An easy, delicious noodle curry packed with fresh, fragrant flavours for any day of the week. MALAYSIAN NOODLE CURRY For the Paste: 3 shallots, peeled 4 cloves garlic, peeled 25g fresh ginger, peeled 2 stalks lemongrass, bottom white part only 20g cashew 1/2 tsp...
Meat Free Monday at the Crown and Sceptre

Meat Free Monday at the Crown and Sceptre

29th February 2016 Stroud based vegetarian chef, Erin Baker of Natural Cookery School, will be cooking up a hearty vegetarian feast the last Monday of every month. Where: The Crown & Sceptre, Horns Road, Stroud GL5 1EG When: 6pm-8pm, 29th February 2016 MENU...
Stollen

Stollen

STOLLEN Makes one large stollen or can be made into four mini stollen. 150g mixed dried fruit 25g mixed peel 2 tbsp rum or brandy Flying Sponge 100g plain flour 5g dried yeast 90g warm milk 
5g salt zest of 1 lemon 1 egg 50g sugar 1 tsp mixed spice 150g plain flour...
Mexican Lasagne

Mexican Lasagne

Mexican Lasagne has been in my little black recipe book for over 15 years. This recipe uses cupboard and freezer staples to create a delicious, wholesome recipe that is full of flavour. It can be adapted with the seasons but incorporating things like winter squash,...
Mulled Wine Sachets

Mulled Wine Sachets

Christmas gift that are homemade and edible are the best by far. Mulled wine sachets are perfect for sharing. Everyone loves a glass of mulled wine or apple juice for festive cheer. These spice bombs can be made well in advance and given as part of a hamper or with a...
Curried Split Peas with Courgette

Curried Split Peas with Courgette

Curried Split Peas with Courgette is inspired by trips to the Caribbean where I first had split peas cooked in this manner. The split peas are not mushy like in soup or dhal, but indvidual, cooked, but still with texture. The last 15 minutes of the cooking time the...
Onion, Olive and Egg Tagine with Zahtar

Onion, Olive and Egg Tagine with Zahtar

Moroccan food is bold, colourful and tasty, so is this dish.  Onion, Olive and Egg Tagine with Zahtar aims to please.  The combination of onions, olives and Moroccan spice blend, zahtar delivers deep flavour with minimal cooking time.  Tonight for dinner I paired this...
Chickpea Pancakes Gluten Free and Vegan

Chickpea Pancakes Gluten Free and Vegan

Pancake day is upon us, I have had many requests for a gluten free pancake recipe. Low and behold, Chickpea Pancakes Gluten Free and Vegan. These pancakes can be served sweet with lemon and sugar or with alternative sweetener of choice, honey, agave syrup, coconut...
Moroccan Blood Orange and Date Salad

Moroccan Blood Orange and Date Salad

Inspired by my Moroccan cookery class this weekend, as well as it being citrus season, here is a lovely recipe for Moroccan Blood Orange And Date Salad. The orange blossom water, preserved lemon and sumac can all be found at world food markets, they are inexpensive,...
Chocolate, Hazelnut and Cardamom Torte

Chocolate, Hazelnut and Cardamom Torte

Okay, I am not going to lie, this recipe for Chocolate, hazelnut and cardamom torte has quite a few steps. All of the steps are easy, so don’t be deterred. The results are absolutely fabulous. The final product is light as a feather, perfectly indulgent and fit...
Squash, Feta and Pomegranate with Kale

Squash, Feta and Pomegranate with Kale

Squash, feta and pomegranate with kale is my new autumn favourite, I have completely fallen in love with it. The squash, roasted with ras el hanout, a North African spice blend, paired with creamy feta and speckled with pomegranate jewels make the dish not only tasty,...
Pumpkin Pie

Pumpkin Pie

Pumpkin Pie has got to be the quintessential American autumn treat. As I am an American living in England I recreate this classic pie every year to remind me of home. Until they have tried it, most people I have met in the UK are not convinced they will enjoy a piece...
Courgette Muffins

Courgette Muffins

Courgettes make these harvest style muffins moist and fluffy. This recipe is an old favourite of mine that I created while working at the Upper Valley Food Co-op in White River Junction, VT. I was asked to start a take away foods deli in the store, The Sweet Lilac...
Quinoa Peanut Burgers

Quinoa Peanut Burgers

The recipe for these Quinoa Peanut Burgers was born out of a trip to St. John, US Virgin Islands, aka Paradise, with my friend Cat to visit our dear friend Susie. She had just moved into her cabin and did not have a lot of ingredients stocked in her cupboards. What...
Vegetarian Aubergine and Mushroom Satay

Vegetarian Aubergine and Mushroom Satay

Vegetarian aubergine and mushroom satay is a great version of the infamous Malaysian favourite. The recipe is a bit complicated, but don’t let that scare you off as it comes together rather quickly and even faster the next time you make it. The satay is great...
Black Bean Chilli and Cornbread

Black Bean Chilli and Cornbread

Now that winter has finally joined us bring on warming meals. Black beans are a staple in Mexican cooking and make a fabulous chilli. The cornbread is an American staple that pairs lovely with a thick spicy chilli. The recipe uses ground almonds to replace flour that...
Natural Cookery School

Natural Cookery School

Natural Cookery School The Natural Cookery School is a vegan and vegetarian cookery school based in Nailsworth near Stroud, Gloucestershire, offering parties, classes, and catering services. Learn how to be a natural in the kitchen. Beautiful Culinary Space in...