Tag: Salad

  • Just another Sandwich

    #food #poetry It began simply enough two pieces of crusty white bread from the loaf bought in the morning slight spread of butter slapped on either piece in anticipation salad cream for the vegetables cucumber for crispness (lettuce lay aloft on the salad bar) tomato and sweetcorn lying over the chicken , beef , pork […]

  • Apple and Pear

    A crisp little thing perhaps sharp but definitely clean positioned on the fruit tree until lopped off or dropped by the wind, when it ends up in a pie, or mashed up for juice Perfectly balanced in the hand each one ready to be eaten at lunch an alternative taste to your eating apple but […]

  • Do i like mustard?

    #socs #closeeyesandpoint now here’s something for a Saturday Afternoon apparently there’s more mustard in the world than custard \ i dont mind if its on a burger – or hidden away in some sauce or dish, but it surprised me to find out (thanks to the elves @ QI) that i’d been eating variants of […]

  • Every kind of potato

    Every kind of potato

    How’d you like your spuds ? , lass, I say, How’d you like your spuds Boiled or Mashed ? Baked or fried with spices and vinegar liberally applied ? Perhaps you’ll like them roasted with herbs or chilli scattered served alongside a lovely fish thats been breaded or perhaps battered Maybe you’ll eat em in […]

  • Olive Green

    #cyw #olivegreen #olive #green Out in the summer sun Living it up on Grecian shores It’s like you were made, for the mezze Vine Leaves and Feta Cheese Even the tomatoes seem juicier when you’re around Gem of a fruit of the vine Roasted lamb seems to like you Even served as a stuffing Enjoyed […]

  • Views from a Window

    I Facing Swathe’s of Green Little fruits play hide and seek under leafy shade II Tomatoes Blushing Star of the evening platter by the battered cod III Empty vines begin growth of some brand new red fruits new fruits taking shape

  • Tomato


    Together on the vine they grow Over time they develop Making a change from green to yellow or red As the colour changes so does flavour and sweetness They can be eaten hot or cold, in soups, fried or grilled Or cooked down and used in a pasta dish, or salad

  • Digestive


    Definitely something to go with cheese In a salad, with tomato and cucumber Goes great in a picnic or lunch box Even nicer when covered in dark chocolate Some say, it’s the daddy of all biscuits To others, the rich tea aficionados Its a worthy opponent Versatile whether with a hot drink, or on a […]

  • The Art of a sandwich

    Edible Some say it begins with a loaf of bread, nicely sliced – type – to your preference – two slices next – comes the spread – butter, margarine, salad cream or sandwich spread dedicated sandwich makers always go for the mayo when that’s been applied, on goes the salad, lettuce cucumber tomato If you […]

  • Fruit salad

    Fruit salad

    Savor The Oranges sliced, sing on the plate… they’ve been quite lonely as of late all alone in their bowl of blue looking quite bright – but with nothing to do Now with apples, diced they share bowls that cooks of note prepare with other fruit from orchards near and strawberries grown in the fields […]