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Veronica’s Chicken

Before you ask, I don’t know who Veronica is, I had this recipe passed down to me by my Mum, and I made a few simple changes to make it easier. You will need: frying pan, spatula, oven proof dish, … Continue reading

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Chilli Con Carne

This is another one of the first recipes I learnt to make (taught, again, by my Mummy) and you have the option (as with Lasagne and Spag Bol) to choose whether to cheat slightly or make all the sauces from scratch … Continue reading

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How to Make Perfect Shortcrust Pastry (via FrugalFeeding)

An absolutely wonderful recipe! I shall be making pastry from now on, it’s no longer a scary prospect. This is courtesy of the nice man who blogs at: http://frugalfeeding.wordpress.com/author/frugalfeeding/ He has some excellent recipes all for a nice and tidy … Continue reading

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Lemoncurd

After you make this, you will never go back to shop bought! It also makes a gorgeous present for someone too. You will need: zester, juicer, knife, pan, whisk, scales and dessert spoon Ingredients: zest and juice of 4 lemons 4 eggs … Continue reading

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Beurre Blanc Sauce

This is a divine sauce is one of Simon Hopkinson’s recipes, while he teamed it with scallops, I find it works well with green vegetables such as green beans and asparagus as well as fish such as haddock and salmon. … Continue reading

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Fruity Cookies

These are biscuit tin staples, absolutely perfect with a nice cup of tea. You will need: teaspoon, bowl, scales, wooden spoon, rolling pin, baking tray. Ingredients: 200g butter 175g brown sugar 2tbsp marmalade 2tsp mixed spice 2tsp ginger 2tsp ginger 175g porridge … Continue reading

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Custard Buns

This is a nice little twist on the traditional fairy cake, super yummy as per with my blog recipes! You will need: wooden spoon, bowl, 12 cake cases, baking tray or bun tray, scales, tablespoon. Ingredients: 200g marg 100g custard powder … Continue reading

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