All posts tagged: colourful food

Corn with Green beans, Peas, Kale & Roasted Garlic Butter for The Guardian

I lived for my summer holiday, when we would travel with family and friends. Upon our return, those few months would be relived time and time again, sufficiently filling my childhood happiness quota for the rest of the year. These days I Iive for delightful food that the season blesses us with. Fresh greens, bright and beautiful fruits, glowing like jewels across the country. Avocado, corn, orange, mango and more. If believe if we all open ourselves to endless possibilities with food you will revel in all the inspiration that will come flooding. A few months a ago, as I drove past a farmer’s market in Lagos, Nigeria; I was enchanted by the enveloping aroma of boiled corn cooking away at a roadside food stall. This evoked feelings of warmth and happiness and I found myself fantasising about eating corn. The next day I cooked corn and made a delightful salad accompanying it with green beans, green peas, roasted garlic and butter for a friends birthday party. My sunny salad was enjoyed by all and …