Four pumpkin recipes for Halloween

Bonfire pumpkin pie with harissa (pictured above) Prep 20 min Cook 1 hr Serves 8 For the tomato sauce 2 tbsp olive oil 2 red onions, chopped 2 garlic cloves, chopped ½ tsp fennel seeds 1 tsp cumin seeds 2 tsp ground coriander 2 x 400g tins chopped tomatoes Pinch of salt 1 tbsp soft brown sugar 1 small pumpkin or 1 medium butternut squash, peeled and deseeded 3 large parsnips, scrubbed and trimmed 2 red peppers, deseeded 1 red onion, cut into wedges 2–3 tbsp harissa 2 tbsp olive…

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Do you know banana and pumpkin are berries and strawberry is not! Here’s why!

1. Why are bananas berries, but strawberry aren’t? Despite its name, strawberry isn’t a true berry. Its strange that so many fruits which actually have berry in their names are actually not berries. A berry is a simple fruit formed from one flower which has many seeds loosely embedded on the inside of the flesh. Scroll down to know more about foods that are technically berries: 2. Banana is a berry and a fruit Banana is both a berry and a fruit, which grows on large herbs and they are…

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