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Macaroni Cheese

Mac and cheese is a favourite when it comes to a quick, easy but ultimate comfort food. I like to enhance mine with a few additions (surprise surprise!) such as bacon and onions and this elevates it to completely new … Continue reading

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Lemonade Drizzle Cake

Having taken the mixer from the cupboard it is a waste of time just to use it for one cake so I decided to spend a couple of hours baking.  After making the Sticky Coffee and Ginger Pudding I saw … Continue reading

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Sticky Coffee and Ginger Pudding

This feather-light sponge is made with breadcrumbs and ground almonds. Serve with custard, cream or ice cream. Ingredients 2 tablespoons soft brown sugar 2 tablespoons preserved stem ginger, chopped, 5 tablespoons ginger syrup 1 tablespoon instant coffee 4 oz caster … Continue reading

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Cranberry and Orange Scones

I don’t know about you but I get sick of the same old recipes such as fruit scones or cheese scones.  I know they are delicious but sometimes a slightly different flavour it called for at teatime.  So raiding my … Continue reading

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Nut Coated Chicken with Honey Mustard Dip

Wanting something light for dinner and after reading numerous recipes, I decided to make my own crunchy chicken strips, and they worked just fine. INGREDIENTS – serves 2 people 1 chicken breast cut into strips. FOR THE NUT CRUST 3oz … Continue reading

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