Chickpea stew with vegetables and curry spices - made easily in the slow cooker. • Sweet, scarlet syrup for your cocktails - made from pomegranates. • Dark molasses and ginger cake - with chunks of ripe pear. • Brisket, onions, lemon chicken, and apricot oatmeal - more ideas for your slow cooker. • Chopped cabbage salad with handfuls of herbs - plus peanuts, tofu, and rice noodles. • Wilted arugula with tomatoes and orzo - a quick dinner! • Pears and blue cheese - now in dessert. • Cheap good wine for your weekend meals. • Have a little extra time? Cook ahead and freeze some of these easy meals. • Prune plums and pastry - an open pie. Have a good weekend - see you Monday!