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Parmesan battered broccoli with salsa rossa

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Parmesan battered broccoli with salsa rossa

1 red pepper 4oz tinned plum tomatoes drained of juices 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 garlic clove peeled and finely chopped 1 fresh red chilli seeded and finely chopped small bunch...

01/01/2001

Pumpkin and chestnut soup

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Pumpkin and chestnut soup

750g peeled pumpkin 2 cubes chicken stock 1 tbsp castor sugar 2 tbsp cornflour 75g crème fraîche 250g chestnuts in tiny pieces 2 pinches nutmeg Sea salt Freshly-gound pepper...

01/01/2001

Victoria sandwich sponge cake

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Victoria sandwich sponge cake

1 sponge cake (either bought or ready made. Search for 'sponge cake' to find my recipe!) Jam and cream Slice your (cooled) sponge cake in two, fill with jam and whipped cream...

01/01/2001

Christmas coronation canapés

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Christmas coronation canapés

Makes approx 40 4 Mission Deli Original Wraps or similar 25g (1oz) butter, melted 12 tbsp mayonnaise 4 tbsp thick yogurt 1 tsp curry paste or powder 4 tsp mango chutney 200g...

01/01/2001

Spicy pear skewers

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Spicy pear skewers

2 pears 1 pineapple 4 star anise 500g honey 20ml Pastis (aniseed liquer) 100g sugar 50g butter 1 lemon 4 skewers Peel the pears, cut them into sixes and drizzle them with...

01/01/2001

Smoked salmon soufflés with dill

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Smoked salmon soufflés with dill

Makes 6: 50g/2oz unsalted butter 50g/2oz plain flour 300ml/1/2pt milk 3 eggs Salt and freshly ground black pepper 1 egg white 175g/6oz chopped Kinvara Organic Smoked Salmon Extra...

01/01/2001

Crab and courgette pie

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Crab and courgette pie

- 200g crab meat - 2 courgettes - 2 eggs - 200ml liquid cream - 1 sheet of puff pastry - parsley or chives for green colour - salt and pepper Cut the courgettes into round slices...

01/01/2001

Wholewheat muffins

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Wholewheat muffins

80g wholewheat flakes 200g mixed prunes, apricots, figs and raisins 120g plain white flour 70g sugar + 1 tsp liquid sweetener (optional) 250ml milk 1 egg 1/2 sachet yeast Mix...

01/01/2001

Sponge swiss roll

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Sponge swiss roll

4 eggs 120g caster sugar 50g sugar vanilla flavouring 10g flour 55g butter Either a jar of jam or 250g cooking chocolate for filling Whip the yolks and sugar together. Whip...

01/01/2001

Strawberry and melon gratin

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Strawberry and melon gratin

- 300g strawberries - 1 melon - 2 egg yolks - 150ml double cream - 60g caster sugar - 8g vanilla-flavoured sugar Wash then cut the strawberries in 2. Peel and cut the melon into...

01/01/2001

Fromage frais with herbs and raspberries

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Fromage frais with herbs and raspberries

- 250g raspberries - 600g fresh cheese (ricotta for example) - 1 tablespoon flavoured honey - 1 bouquet of chives - pepper Rinse and drain the raspberries. Mix the cheese with...

01/01/2001

Raspberry and apple crumble

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Raspberry and apple crumble

- 4 to 6 apples - 300g raspberries - 150g brown sugar - 200g wholewheat flour - 50g whole almonds - 125g slightly salted butter - 200ml crème fraîche - 1 teaspoon powdered cinnamon -...

01/01/2001

Seared sesame tuna with lemon grass and lychee

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Seared sesame tuna with lemon grass and lychee

50ml (2fl oz) coconut milk 2 stalks fresh lemon grass, cut into thirds (remove the outer layers first) 100g (4oz) fresh or drained tinned lychees, halved 2 tsp lime juice ¼ tsp...

01/01/2001

Mexican hot chocolate cup cakes

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Mexican hot chocolate cup cakes

175g (6oz) plain flour 200g (7oz) granulated sugar 8 tbsp unsweetened cocoa powder 2 tsp baking powder ¼ tsp crushed chillies 1 tsp cinnamon ¼ tsp ground sea salt 125ml (4fl oz)...

01/01/2001

Salad with strawberries, kumquats and rose petals

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Salad with strawberries, kumquats and rose petals

1 x 200g bag mixed salad leaves 200g (7oz) strawberries 100g (4oz) kumquats, rinsed and sliced 50g (2oz) pine nuts 12 crystallised rose petals (see below) Rose & poppy seed vinaig...

01/01/2001

Ikan Panggang spicy Indonesian grilled fish

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Ikan Panggang spicy Indonesian grilled fish

2 whole cardamom pods ¼ tsp crushed chillies 1 tsp ground ginger 1 tsp sea salt 5 shallots, finely diced 2 stems of lemon grass, tough outer leaves removed, and then finely diced 1...

01/01/2001

Taboulé

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Taboulé

- 200g bulgur (cracked wheat) - 4 firm tomatoes - 4 spring onions - 1 bunch of mint - 1 large bunch of parsley - 1/2 yellow pepper (optional) - 50g raisins - 2 large lemons - 6...

01/01/2001

Potato and green pea curry

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Potato and green pea curry

4 medium sized potatoes, washed peeled and diced ½ cup fresh or frozen peas 2 tbsp oil ½ tsp mustard seeds 1 dried red chilli (optional) 1 pinch hing (Asafoetida) 3/4 tsp chilli...

01/01/2001

Welsh rarebit

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Welsh rarebit

4 eggs 6/8 oz med strong cheese salt/pepper to taste 3 slices bread 1-Beat eggs 2-Grate cheese 3-Season 4-Toast bread on both sides 5-Spoon mixture onto each piece of toast 6-Place...

01/01/2001

Carrot and chive flan

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Carrot and chive flan

- 450g carrots - 2 eggs - 100g mushrooms - 1 small shallot, minced - 1/4 litre liquid veal stock - 25g grated white cheese (gruyere, Swiss) - 10 strands of chives, chopped - olive...

01/01/2001