Laura Scott Feature Writer

Laura Scott is a trained chef who lived and worked in London up until she got married, had 3 children close together and moved out to Surrey. After a brief career break, while the children were still very young, she took up catering again as a private chef and recently began to write a food blog (www.howtocookgoodfood.co.uk).

In her spare time, Laura attends to her newly appointed allotment with the aim of growing and producing seasonal fruit and vegetables.  This is the inspiration for her blog as well as a means of educating her children as to where food comes from and how it should taste.

Laura has also joined the Children’s Food Campaign which is working towards improving both the food and the teaching of cookery in schools. She has also recently completed a course in healthy eating and nutrition as well as an RHS certificate in horticulture.  The two courses combine the two big passions in Laura’s life, cooking and gardening.

Her inspiration comes from the use of good quality ingredients, seasonal when possible and the combination of flavours that work harmoniously together enabling their natural flavour to shine through.

Laura's Recent Articles

butternut-muffins

Butternut squash cinnamon muffins

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Leek, potato and cheddar frittata

Leek, potato and cheddar frittata

This frittata makes the most of seasonal veg and makes for a great family dinner. Continue reading

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Sausage & pumpkin casserole

Try this seasonal family casserole for a great British warming dinner. Continue reading

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Apple-and-cheese-cobbler

Apple & cheese cobbler recipe

A slightly strange combination that makes a delicious pudding. Continue reading

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Butternut squash, pear and ginger soup

As we enter into Autumn, try some of this delicious soup to warm you up. Continue reading

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Quick & healthy vegetable noodle stir fry

These vegetable noodles are a great tea time treat for the whole family. Continue reading

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Banana and raisin flapjacks

Keep your little ones happy with these healthy flapjacks. Continue reading

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Summer-fruit-compote

Summer fruit compote with Greek yoghurt

A quick and easy summer pudding in minutes. Continue reading

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Divine Plum cinnamon and almond crumble

Plum, cinnamon and almond crumble

A fruity crumble is perfect for a summer treat. Continue reading

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Salmon Teriyaki

Teriyaki salmon

Salmon Teriyaki, perfect for the whole family to enjoy. Continue reading

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