by Perry Estelle
Quickie Taste Fixes
Call me lazy! But when you have people back from a dog walk or Gran pops by for a cuppa, and after looking into the cupboard you only find some Warburton crumpets looking lonely in the drawer…here is what to do!
Stick the kettle on.
Stack some crumpets in the microwave…with a drizzle of rapeseed on for 1 minute or less,
Take them and paste some green pesto on them…or….
Choice of toppings?
Olive oil and soy sauce
Philli with Chilli flakes
Tuna pate with grated onion
Mayo and squeeze of lemon
Salad cream with salsa
Grated nutmeg and a sprig of fresh Basil
Parmesan and Nutella
Apple sauce with grated ginger
Marmite with Crumbled corned beef
Mashed banana and cinnamon
Mozzarella and chives
Sliced radish and seasalt
Prawns and cracked pepper with flatleaf parsley
Dairylea (no need to spread the triangle)and grated garlic
Sour cream and crispy flaked bacon with oregano
Pastrami or Flaked Smoked Mackerel with shredded fresh onion
Anchovies and fresh Coriander
Crumpet sized salami with aubergine slice
Cheddar and sliced of beef tomato with seasalt
Oil soaked artichokes
Sliced gherkin with lime slice
Orange peel with brown sugar
Liver pate and sliced shallot
Poached egg with cayenne pepper
Gammon and Balsamic
Ham ‘off the bone’ with chutney
That’s just for ‘starters’
Next time you want some butter on your crumpet ‘said the baker to the librarian’ think of the humble crumpet as a launch pad for limitless fun party ideas.
Have a ‘Crumpet Evening’ and watch the fun!