I set myself the challenge today of doing something interesting with a bag of reduced price new potatoes, in my efforts to reduce food waste by buying food from the reduced aisle only.
The reduced price aisle has a rep as the place you go if you’re skint, but consider all the food that goes to waste for a moment, just because it’s on the brink of going off.
I see that as a challenge myself, you’ve only got 24 hours to do something moderately interesting with spuds. What would Jack Bauer do?
Bubble n Squeak?
If you have any heritage in the North of England you might’ve sampled the delicacy of Bubble n Squeak, sometimes known as Rumble de Thumps. It’s refried vegetables or leftovers. I’m going to make a mash up version of that!
Breaking news Update: Mr Potatoe Head, my childhood companion, is going gender neutral in a bid to update the 70year old iconic toy.
But does he belong in the kitchen?