Riverford Farm Cook Book: Tales from the Fields, Recipes from the Kitchen by Guy Watson

Search this book for Recipes »
    • Categories: Stir-fries; Side dish; Vegan; Vegetarian
    • Ingredients: sunflower oil; shallots; chillies; Brussels sprouts; fresh ginger; crystallised stem ginger
    show
    • Categories: Quick / easy; Side dish
    • Ingredients: Brussels sprouts; bacon lardons; packaged cooked chestnuts; parsley
    show
    • Categories: Quick / easy; Side dish; Vegan; Vegetarian
    • Ingredients: garlic; sage; Brussels sprouts
    show
    • Categories: Quick / easy; Side dish; Vegetarian
    • Ingredients: butter; flaked almonds; cooked Brussels sprouts
    show
    • Categories: Quick / easy; Salads; Side dish; Vegan; Vegetarian
    • Ingredients: Brussels sprouts; toasted sesame seeds; soy sauce
    show
    • Categories: Dressings & marinades; Salads; Side dish; Thai
    • Ingredients: cabbage; carrots; apples; red peppers; tomatoes; roasted unsalted peanuts; chillies; Thai fish sauce; sweet chilli sauce
    show
    • Categories: Main course; Side dish; Vegan; Vegetarian
    • Ingredients: onions; chillies; hispi cabbage; coriander sprigs; Puy lentils
    show
    • Categories: Stir-fries; Side dish; Indian; Vegan; Vegetarian
    • Ingredients: black mustard seeds; dried chillies; cabbage; carrots; caster sugar
    show
    • Categories: Stuffing; Rice dishes; Main course; East European
    • Ingredients: Savoy cabbage; sauerkraut; minced beef; minced pork; long grain rice; smoked streaky bacon; onions; paprika; ground cayenne pepper; canned tomatoes; caraway seeds; soured cream
    show
    • Categories: Side dish; Vegetarian
    • Ingredients: red cabbage; apples; onions; balsamic vinegar
    • Accompaniments: Celeriac and apple mash
    show
    • Categories: Salads; Main course; Fall / autumn; Vegetarian
    • Ingredients: walnuts; walnut oil; red-skinned apples; balsamic vinegar; red onions; red cabbage; blue cheese; parsley; marjoram
    show
    • Categories: Jams, jellies & preserves; Side dish; Pacific Islands; Vegetarian
    • Ingredients: red onions; cranberry sauce; red cabbage; beetroots; balsamic vinegar; celery salt
    show
    • Categories: Quick / easy; Side dish
    • Ingredients: butter; caraway seeds; white cabbage; bacon
    show
    • Categories: Quick / easy; Salads; Main course
    • Ingredients: anchovies; rosemary; hispi cabbage
    show
    • Categories: Quick / easy; Side dish; Italian
    • Ingredients: Savoy cabbage; Parmesan cheese; balsamic vinegar; prosciutto
    show
    • Categories: Quick / easy; Stews & one-pot meals; Main course
    • Ingredients: partridges; streaky bacon; cabbage; chicken stock
    show
    • Categories: Quick / easy; Salads; Side dish; Vegan; Vegetarian
    • Ingredients: red cabbage; carrots; red onions; pickled jalapeño chillies; mayonnaise; chives
    show
    • Categories: Salads; Side dish; Asian; Middle Eastern; Vegetarian
    • Ingredients: carrots; beetroots; oranges; sesame seeds; honey
    show
    • Categories: Quick / easy; Side dish; Vegetarian
    • Ingredients: carrots; honey; balsamic vinegar; parsley; turnips
    show
  • show
    • Categories: Cakes, large; Dessert
    • Ingredients: self-raising flour; sultanas; carrots; store-cupboard ingredients
    show
    • Categories: Small plates - tapas, meze; Side dish; Vegan; Vegetarian
    • Ingredients: dried chickpeas; garlic; onions; carrots; tomatoes; tomato purée; Swiss chard; mint
    show
    • Categories: Quick / easy; Salads; Side dish; Middle Eastern; Vegan; Vegetarian
    • Ingredients: carrots; lemons; coriander leaves
    show
    • Categories: Side dish; Vegan; Vegetarian
    • Ingredients: carrots; bay leaves
    show
    • Categories: Quick / easy; Side dish; Vegetarian
    • Ingredients: carrots; double cream; chervil
    show

Notes about this book

This book does not currently have any notes.

Notes about Recipes in this book

  • Cabbage with lentils, chilli and coriander

  • Layered courgette and tomato

    • dabhander on September 17, 2018

      Good. Very easy. Could easily vary the herbs; could also add kale/chard or similar late in the baking process.

  • Creamed carrots with chervil

    • WildCottage on June 03, 2018

      This recipe seems to be missing from my Kindle version. It is listed in contents as being there, but isn't.

  • Asian coleslaw with peanuts and chilli

    • etcjm on September 01, 2018

      Very good. Subbed soy sauce instead of fish sauce to make it vegetarian. Used spiced cashews from Plenty More instead of peanuts. Makes a lot. Even when eaten more like a salad than a small side. Definitely do again.

  • Spiced parsnip soup

    • etcjm on April 06, 2020

      Lovely rich flavour. For coriander haters it's still great without. Didn't have the leek so added extra onion. Bit of a kick but fine. I think you could do it with butternut squash and have just as good a result. Made a few poor curried parsnip soups, this one's a keeper. Wouldn't serve 6 if eating just soup, yes if it's soup and a sarnie.

  • Shakshouka

    • etcjm on February 22, 2020

      Tasty. Thought this might have been somewhat mild mannered with only one chilli, but the garlic must have given it some oompf. This version was a better quantity than my other usual recipe (from the food medic) for a greedy two people! Not too much leftover to use up.

  • Penne with cauliflower, garlic and anchovies

    • Shepherdabi on May 17, 2021

      This was good. Used same amount of oil, anchovies and garlic as for 4 buy used it for 2 as prefer more sauce. Added spoonful of capers at the end stirred into it. And used pinch cayenne pepper plus pinch hot smoked paprika.

You must Create an Account or Sign In to add a note to this book.

Reviews about this book

This book does not currently have any reviews.

  • ISBN 10 0007283016
  • ISBN 13 9780007283019
  • Published Jun 03 2010
  • Page Count 448
  • Language English

Publishers Text

'What we like most is to produce foods ourselves from start to finish -- from farm to table, the Riverford way. Food should tell a story and, because we know what it is, we can tell you.' Guy Watson began farming at Riverford in 1985 on three acres of land on the Watson family farm based in Staverton, South Devon. With the land fully converted to organic status in 1987, Guy began delivering his vegetables to local shops, including his brother's farm shops. With a locally successful box scheme, home delivery was the next logical step, with local distributors setting up to operate the home delivery box scheme in individual locations, with all the vegetables being packed at Riverford Farm. Riverford has now become one of the country's largest independent growers, certified by the Soil Association. This book charts the rise of Riverford and ethical eating, the new concern for 'food miles' and local food production, and is a must-have guide to growing, sourcing and using the best-quality produce in the most effective and environmentally aware manner.

Other cookbooks by this author