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Chewy macadamia nut cookies

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Chewy macadamia nut cookies

170g butter, softened 340g dark muscavado sugar 1tsp Nielsen-Massey Vanilla Extract 2 medium eggs 375g self-raising flour 1 tsp baking powder 1/2tsp salt 1tsp cinnamon 100g chopped...

01/01/2001

Fat free fruit loaf

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1 tea bag 200g sultanas 100g dried apricots, chopped 175g soft brown sugar 2 medium eggs, beaten 225g wholemeal flour 1 tsp baking powder 1 tsp mixed spice 1. Soak the tea bag...

01/01/2001

Strawberry-stuffed tomatoes

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Strawberry-stuffed tomatoes

4 large tomatoes or 8 small ones 350g perfumed strawberries 220g sugar 250ml water 1 vanilla pod split into two Juice and zest of 1 lime Put the tomatoes in boiling water for...

01/01/2001

Potato and feta bake

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Potato and feta bake

800g salad potatoes, cut into 1cm slices 1 red onion, sliced 2 cloves garlic, crushed 250g cherry tomatoes 2 tbsp olive oil 50g pine nuts (optional) 125g feta, crumbled 1. Preheat...

01/01/2001

Garlicky Roast

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Garlicky Roast

lamb or beef fillets 3 spring onions 4 (or more) garlic cloves 80g soft butter 1. Set the oven at 220C/gas mark 7. 2. Crush the garlic and finely chop the spring onions. 3...

01/01/2001

Cherry tomato and goat's cheese salad

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Cherry tomato and goat's cheese salad

240g diced goat's cheese 400g cherry tomatoes 4 basil leaves 4 teaspoons chopped coriander 100ml olive oil 3 teaspoons chopped flat parsley 3 teaspoons chopped tarragon 4 tablespoons...

01/01/2001

Warm savoury baked cheesecake

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Warm savoury baked cheesecake

125g/4oz plain flour Pinch salt 75g/3oz Cuinneog butter 25g/1oz Flahavan’s Porridge Oats 50g/2oz walnut halves, finely chopped 4 medium eggs 300ml/ ½ pint milk 175g/6oz each of...

01/01/2001

Creamy Irish liqueur fudge

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Creamy Irish liqueur fudge

397g can condensed milk 150ml/ ¼ pint Coole Swan Irish Cream Liqueur 450g/1lb Demerara sugar 125g/4oz Glenilen Farm Handmade Country Butter 2 tbsp Cooley Distillery Irish Whiskey 1...

01/01/2001

Bloody devil cocktail

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75ml/3floz orange juice 75ml/3floz cranberry juice 6 drops Tabasco Original (or more to taste) Bacardi or Vodka (optional) ice orange slices for decoration 1. Pour orange juice...

01/01/2001

Slithery mini sausage rolls

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Slithery mini sausage rolls

175g/6oz plain flour 100g/4oz unsalted butter 1 egg 1 tsp Maille Dijon Originale mustard 2 tbsp oil 12 cocktail sausages 4 slices Parma ham 1 egg beaten 1. First make the pastry...

01/01/2001

Fennel stuffed with rice and ham

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Fennel stuffed with rice and ham

4 fennel bulbs 1/4 lemon 200g cooked ham 6 small white onions or 3 onions 45g butter 100g gruyère cheese 7 tablespoons crème fraîche 250g long grain rice salt and pepper Melt...

01/01/2001

Brussels Sprouts and Horseradish Paté

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Brussels Sprouts and Horseradish Paté

100g Brussels sprouts 25g cream cheese (*use vegan cream cheese) Half a small clove garlic, crushed 1 scant tsp horseradish(*use vegan horseradish) To taste salt and pepper To serve...

01/01/2001

Stuffed turnip with dried fruit

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4 turnips 2 slices smoked streaky bacon 1 tablespoon pine nuts 1 tablespoon crushed almonds 1 tablespoon crushed hazelnuts 1 tablespoon golden raisins 4 dreid apricots, diced olive oil...

01/01/2001

Spaghetti carbonara

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225g spaghetti 150g sliced smoked pancetta 2 large eggs and 2 extra yolks 4 tbs Pecorino cheese, grated 4 tbs double cream Cook the pasta in boiling salted water – if you add...

01/01/2001

Winter guacamole

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Winter guacamole

1 small onion, finely chopped 2 green chilis, finely chopped (serranos if you can get them) The flesh of 5-6 avocados 2 ripe plums, stones removed and finely diced A handful of...

01/01/2001

Andrea's quick & easy pasta

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Andrea's quick & easy pasta

8 oz pasta shells 1 tin hot dog sausages, chopped 1 medium onion, diced 1 tin chopped tomatoes 1/2 red pepper, diced 1/2 yellow pepper, diced 1/2 green pepper, diced 1 courgette...

01/01/2001

Cheese cake

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Base: 1 pkt digestive biscuits 100g butter melted 4 tbsp brown sugar Cheesecake: 3 tubs fromage frais 1 tub mascarpone 3 tbsp caster sugar Juice of 2 lemons 1- Crush biscuits...

01/01/2001

Poached eggs on a bed of potatoes

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Poached eggs on a bed of potatoes

4 large potatos 200g spinach 100g sorrel 4 thick slices cheese 3 tablespoons vinegar 2 tablespoons creme fraiche 20g butter Salt & pepper Rinse potatoes. Wrap each...

01/01/2001

Baguette

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500g multi-purpose flour 15g brewer's yeast 1 teaspoon salt 270ml tepid water Break up yeast and miw with tepid water and 100g flour. Cover with a clean cloth and leave to...

01/01/2001

Brioche apple tart

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Brioche apple tart

For the pastry: 200g flour 10g baking yeast 150g butter 3 eggs 100ml milk 30g sugar For the topping: 4 applies (Golden Delicious or Granny Smith) Juice of ½ lemon 60g...

01/01/2001