|a zesty beluga lentil and roasted tomato salad with herbs|
|tamarind and honey prawns (assam prawns)|
|Zheijang "drunken" chicken|
|coconut and coriander chutney|
|a red pepper dragonfly!|
add two pairs of wings, and look
I was ambling around the internet looking for some poetry inspiration to introduce this month's roundup of seasonal produce. Basho's haiku on the subject of red peppers and dragonfly wings really rather tickled me. His haikus are a joy and still speak vibrantly down the centuries.