Flamingo Pea Cretan Fava

Flamingo Pea Cretan Fava

by Helena Barlow June 24, 2020

Helena Barlow kindly gave us this recipe for traditional Greek fava, it's made with our Flamingo Peas instead of the more usual split yellow peas or grass peas and they give it a sweetness, a beautiful warm colour and a creamy texture.

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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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Mushy Pea and Mushroom Pie

Mushy Pea and Mushroom Pie

by Jenny Chandler November 10, 2017 2 Comments

This inventive pie from Jenny Chandler uses mushy peas as the heart of a comforting winter pie that makes a meal in itself or imposing side dish.

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Moorish Mushy Peas with Harissa

Moorish Mushy Peas with Harissa

by Jenny Chandler November 10, 2017

Spice up your Classic Mushy Peas with Jenny's Chandler quick but delicious recipe to add a little Moorish pizzazz to good old British marrowfat peas.

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Traditional British Mushy Peas

Traditional British Mushy Peas

by Jenny Chandler November 10, 2017 7 Comments

Best known as an accompaniment to fish and chips, mushy peas have much more to offer. Here's Jenny Chandler's recipe for simple but sublime classic mushy marrowfat peas, with a solution to achieving a rich green colour without food colouring, and suggestions for mouth-watering ways to serve them.

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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 2 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 3 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 4 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 14 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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Marrowfat Pea and Spinach Cakes

Marrowfat Pea and Spinach Cakes

by Lindsey Dickson September 06, 2015 1 Comment

For Lindsey Dickson of The Eating Tree our marrowfat peas evoke memories of her feisty Yorkshire Grandmother. Here Lindsey uses them to make tasty spinach and pea cakes - perfect for a light lunch.

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