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Your Swish Spice Guide

As you may well know, the spice aisle of the supermarket can be daunting. There a loads of spices out there and if you are anything like me, you’ll have your staple spices (chilli powder, paprika and cinnamon) and rarely … Continue reading

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Get More From Your Storecupboard

As a super-duper organised bod, I find it hard to understand how anyone could make it through day to day life with everything jumbled up. Whilst many people do manage rather sucessfully, I am an advocate of running tight kitchen … Continue reading

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30 Ways To Make Your Cooking Go From Good to Great: Part 3

And finally, part 3! 21. As you cook try and get a sense of what flavours work well together: peas, mint and feta; basil and tomatos; pork and garlic.   22. Perfect the skill of cooking a 2cm steak: remove … Continue reading

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30 Ways To Make Your Cooking Go From Good to Great: Part 2

Part one received some great feedback so here’s part two! 11. Use your freezer! I always, always, always would advocate making double or triple and freezing the leftovers. This idea works for everything from lasanga, spag bol, soups, stocks, bread.  12. Cheeseboard … Continue reading

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30 Ways To Make Your Cooking Go From Good to Great: Part 1

A fantastic piece in Good Food with some really good tips. Hope they help! 1. READ the recipe from start to finish before starting it. Make sure you have all the ingredients and the equipment. 2. When you go food … Continue reading

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Top 10 Kitchen Basics

For my 50th post I thought I would give you a little insight into Good Food’s top ten kitchen basics. 1. Large Multipurpose Knife – this really is uber-useful, I am currently trying to find a good set of knives … Continue reading

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FYI

So now I have a fair few recipes up I thought I would set up this page to help those of you who want to try the recipes and set a standard for my cooking. When I say eggs, I … Continue reading

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