"It requires a bit more effort than the soup, below, but is worth it!' Another Home favourite is the Potato and Spring Onion
Carve the pigeons breast from the carcass, remove the skin, reheat the spring onions
Add the sugar-snap peas, frozen peas, whole spring onions
, vegetable stock and cream.
How long have Britons been eating and cultivating spring onions
SINGAPORE NOODLES Ingredients dried egg noodles tbsp soy sauce oil spring onions
, sliced garlic cloves, cut into slivers chilli, deseeded and shredded piece fresh root ginger, peeled and shredded canned bamboo shoots, drained bean sprouts 60g mangetout 200g skinless chicken breast fillets, cut into strips few sprigs of coriander, torn 1 tsp sesame seeds Cornflour mixture: 2 tbsp soy sauce 1 tbsp sweet chilli sauce 125ml water 1 tbsp cornflour Method 1 Cook the egg noodles according to the manufacturer's instructions on the packet and drain well.
The smoked haddock ramen will be top of the list for seafood lovers - noodles in a tasty vegetable soup are topped with smoked haddock, leeks and beansprouts, and garnished with menma and spring onions
to create a tempting winter treat Diners in search of spice will enjoy the ebi chilli men - stir-fried prawns, courgettes, red onions, peppers, mushrooms and mangetout are served on soba noodles, with a chilli men sauce to banish the winter blues with its fiery kick!
1lb (450g) fresh salmon fillets 2 teaspoons salt 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground white or black pepper 1 pint (570ml) water 6 tablespoons coarsely chopped spring onions
1 tablespoon finely chopped fresh root ginger 1 tablespoon finely chopped fresh root ginger 1 1/2 tablespoons oil (preferably ground nut) 2 teaspoons sesame oil
Beat the eggs in a bowl, season to taste and stir in the spring onions
, tuna, sweetcorn and coriander.
Now is when spring onions
are at their best, and it's also the time to find the fatter versions which taste the same, but look more fabulous.
quesadillas with guacamole salad (Serves 2) Ingredients 10 spring onions
, trimmed 2 tbsp pumpkin seeds, plus extra to serve 1 tbsp olive oil, plus 1 tsp 2 soft flour tortillas 10 slices of jalapeno chilli (from a jar) 85g/3oz cheddar, grated 1 avocado, halved, stoned and peeled juice 1 lime small pack coriander, plus leaves to serve 1/2 cucumber, peeled, halved lengthways and sliced on the diagonal 2 Little Gem lettuces cut into thin wedges Method 1 Boil a pan of water and add the spring onions
Having planted 150 impatiens, I have found a place for 12 lettuces, seven runner beans and a few tiny rows of spring onions
Ingredients: 225g/8oz grated Cheddar cheese; 4 green chillies; 4 diced tomatoes; 6 sliced spring onions
; 50g toasted pine nuts; 4tbsp chopped coriander; soft flour tortillas.