Emmer & Fava Bean Sedani with Chickpeas and Leeks

Emmer & Fava Bean Sedani with Chickpeas and Leeks

by Josiah Meldrum May 31, 2021

This simple pasta dish shows off our fantastic collaboration with Pastificio Carleschi: sedani pasta made slowly and in small batches with UK grown organic fava bean flour and wholegrain Emmer flour.

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Brunch Chaat with Carlin Peas and Tomatoes

Brunch Chaat with Carlin Peas and Tomatoes

by Tom Hunt May 07, 2020

This deliciously spicy recipe is from Tom Hunt's book Eating for People, Pleasure & Planet, an inspiring exploration into the question of what sustainable food really is and a manifesto for how to achieve it while eating healthier and better tasting food.

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Vegan Paella with Fava Beans and Carlin Peas

Vegan Paella with Fava Beans and Carlin Peas

by The Cook and Him August 21, 2019 1 Comment

Traditional Spanish paella is usually cooked with fish or meat but The Cook & Him have given it a vegan twist, incorporating British pulses and grains. Absolutely packed with veggies, protein and flavour, this recipe is a one-pot wonder.

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Carrot and Quinoa Falafels with Slaw

Spiced Carrot and Quinoa Falafels with Slaw

by Niki Webster December 07, 2016

These fantastic falafels are deliciously fresh, light and spicy, combining crunchy carrot with creamy Quinoa Flakes and nutty Carlin Peas. We love Fava Bean Falafel but can't fault these for a change. This recipe was created by Niki of food blog Rebel Recipes, who we met at the Soil Association BOOM Awards, where she carried off the award for best food blog - well deserved!

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Roasted Squash with Spicy Beans

Roasted Squash with Spicy Beans

by Carol Kearns December 03, 2016 3 Comments

Perfect for winter evenings, this delicious seasonal recipe makes use of squash and Hodmedod’s canned Red Haricot Beans and Carlin Peas. Developed by Carol Kearns, who not only creates the lovely illustrations for our packaging but also publishes recipes on her blog The Art of Baking it’s easy to make and wonderfully warming.

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Aine Carlin's Carlin Pea Chilli Bowl

Aine Carlin's Carlin Pea Chilli Bowl

by Josiah Meldrum March 10, 2016 4 Comments

When we discovered food writer Aine Carlin we couldn't resist sending her some of our carlin peas. She was delighted to find she shared her name with a pea (after all, her blog is called PeaSoup!) and quickly put our gift to good use.

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Carlin Pea Chocolate Brownies with Raisins

Carlin Pea Chocolate Brownies with Raisins

by Josiah Meldrum February 29, 2016 5 Comments

Sue, who looks after our bookkeeping, is a great baker - in fact she teaches bread making all over Norfolk and Suffolk at her Bread Workshops. Naturally we were delighted when she brought in some of these delicious Carlin pea brownies!.

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Parched Peas for Bonfire Night (& Other Nights)

Parched Peas for Bonfire Night (& Other Nights)

by Josiah Meldrum October 13, 2015 16 Comments

Carlin Peas (or black badgers, brown badgers, grey peas, maple peas, black peas...) make a great substitute for Puy lentils or chickpeas in salads, stews, curries and dips, but traditionally they're eaten 'parched' - particularly in the north of England and especially on Bonfire Night.

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Black Badger Brownie Bars: made with Carlin Peas

Black Badger Brownie Bars: made with Carlin Peas

by Lindsey Dickson September 03, 2015 8 Comments

Lindsey Dickson's Black Badger bars are an energy and protein packed version of a brownie, but with the addition of ground almonds, dried apricots and Black Badger Carlin Peas.

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Ginger Fox Cake - made with Carlin Peas

Ginger Fox Cake - made with Carlin Peas

by Lindsey Dickson June 18, 2015 5 Comments

Made with Hodmedod's Red Fox Carlin Peas, this moist, rich cake was served to great acclaim and devoured with much enthusiasm at our recent Open Day - another superb recipe from Lindsay Dickson of The Eating Tree.

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Rustic Black Badger Carlin Pea Salad

Rustic Black Badger Carlin Pea Salad

by Lizzy Hughes April 10, 2015

Lizzy Hughes of the Our Lizzy vegetarian cookery school in Malvern, Worcestershire sent us this mouth-watering recipe for a spicy and colourful summer salad of our "Black Badger" Carlin Peas.

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