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Soft fruit smoothie

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300g redcurrants (frozen if not in season) 150g raspberries 2 tablespoons sugar 1 pinch cinnamon ½l skimmed milk Wash the fruit. Make a fruit purée by boiling the fruit in a pan...

01/01/2001

Cream cheese and salad sandwich

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2 slices bread of choice (preferably wholemeal, or wholegrain) 1 tomato 1/2 sliced cucumber 1 lettuce leaf 3 tablespoons fat-free cream cheese A pinch basil, or a few fresh leaves...

01/01/2001

Christmas log with chestnut mousse

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Cocoa powder Dacquoise: 6 egg whites 20g granulated sugar 1 sachet vanilla sugar 1 squeeze of lemon juice 150g ground almonds 150g icing sugar Chestnut moussse : 400g chestnut...

01/01/2001

Baked red mullet

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8 red mullets, fillets if possible 100g tapenade 16 fresh basil leaves 3 tablespoons olive oil Juice of one lemon Preheat oven to 300°F (150°C). Rinse and dry fish. If not...

01/01/2001

Stuffed capon chicken with nuts and cardoon

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1 capon, big enough for 6 50g lard Olive oil White wine Thyme and bay leavs 2kg roasted nuts (of choice) ½kg potatoes 1kg cardoon 100g dried apricots 150g pine nuts 100g raisins 200g...

01/01/2001

Clementine mousse

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4 clementines 1 orange 5 teaspoons sugar 4 egg whites 400g low-fat cream cheese 2 teaspoons grated ginger Zest of 1 lime Fresh mint leaves Peel clementines and remove pith. Separate...

01/01/2001

Citrus fruit with meringue

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1 grapefruit 2 oranges 2 clementines 1 lime 2 teaspoons grated ginger 2 tablepoons sugar 2 tablespoons icing sugar 1 egg white Peal and remove pith of grapefruit, oranges and...

01/01/2001

Roast turkey in chestnut sauce

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1 turkey of approx 3.5 kg 500g chestnuts, peeled and boiled 10g dried mushrooms 1 bouquet garni (sage, rosemary, bay leaves) 1 stick celery 1 carrot 1 onion Skin of 1 orange...

01/01/2001

Osso bucco

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4 or 5 chunks of meat on the bone A small tin of tomatoes 1 onion Garlic Parsley A pinch of thyme Salt & pepper 2 tablespoons flour 1-Brown meat, then put to one side. 2-Brown...

01/01/2001

Easter cake

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- 100 g chocolate - 100 g butter - 2 eggs - 175 g sugar - 75 g flour - a few packets of Smarties 1-Melt butter and chocolate gently together. 2-Mix flour, sugar and eggs...

01/01/2001

Pasta with roquefort and garlic

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Spaghetti for 4 people 150 g roquefort 5 to 6 tablespoons olive oil 4 cloves garlic 1 handful of pinenuts Basil Salt & pepper 1- Cook pasta in boiling water. 2- Mash roquefort...

01/01/2001

Maria cake

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1-2 boxes boudoir biscuits 4 egg yolk 1 tin condensed milk water (same amount as condensed milk) 3 teaspoons coffee 1 box meringues 1-Make coffee. 2-Put 4 egg yolks in saucepan...

01/01/2001

Raita (yoghurt and cucumber)

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4 large tub of yoghurt fresh mint 1 cucumber salt ground coriander 1/2 cup of milk 1-Mix the milk and yoghurt in a bowl, until combined. 2-Add the salt and coriander. 3-Finely...

01/01/2001

Tuna macaroni

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500g macaroni 2 tins tuna in olive oil (keep oil) 1 box pasata 1 onion Salt & pepper Garlic Bread-crumbs 1- Cook macaroni as directed on packet. Meanwhile, strain tuna (keep oil...

01/01/2001

Stuffed cabbage

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1 large white cabbage 600 gr minced meat 1 onion 1 egg 1 teaspoon marjoram salt & pepper 200 gr smoked streaky bacon 100g butter 1-Line the bottom of an oven dish or casserole...

01/01/2001

Lasagne

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500 g minced meat, 3 tins plum tomatoes (or fresh tomatoes, when in season,) 1 red pepper, mushrooms, 3 onions, 1 clove of garlic, salt & pepper mixed herbs (parsley, chives...

01/01/2001

Austrian coffee tart

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Base: 140g flour 140g melted butter 40g ground almonds 40g sugar Filling: 250g icing sugar 1 tsp coffee extract 4 egg whites Make base: 1. Mix pastry ingredients together, rubbing...

01/01/2001

Cherry clafoutis

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750g ripe cherries 100g flour 90g caster sugar 1 sachet vanilla sugar or a few drops vanilla essence 6 eggs 1/4 litre milk 1 pinch salt 1. Preheat oven to 200°C (Gas Mark 7). 2...

01/01/2001

French onion tart

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1 ready-made savoury pastry case 12 onions 5 eggs 1 small pot reduced-fat cream 200g grated cheese Olive oil Salt & pepper 1. Pre-cook the pastry case in a flan dish for 10 minutes...

01/01/2001

Tabouleh

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300g couscous 4 large tomatoes 1 cucumbers 2 large onions 2 lemons 1/2 bunch fresh parlsey 1/2 bunch fresh mint 3 tablespoons olive oil Salt & pepper 1. Wash tomatoes, peel cucumbers...

01/01/2001