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Monkfish with saffron

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Monkfish with saffron

800g monkfish, in large chunks 50g butter 1g saffron Salt and freshly ground black pepper Sauce : The juice of 1 lemon (3 Cs) 50g butter, chilled and cut into pieces Salt and...

19/03/2004

Cod and garlic fritters

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750g dried cod, soaked for 24 hours in cold water 100g flour Salt & black pepper 1 tablespoon olive oil 150ml hot water 1 egg white Olive oil for frying Slices of lemon To make...

18/02/2004

Habano Mexico

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Habano Mexico

N.B. Proportions are 1/6 of a glass, or a litre if you are making a large amount! 1/6 pastis 1/6 vanilla liquer 1/6 banana liquer 1/3 orange juice 1/3 white rum Mix the rum and...

18/02/2004

Fish tacos

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8 ready-made taco shells 250g fish fillets (pollack or whiting are best) 1 avocado 6 medium tomatoes 1 small onion 2 red onions 2 lemons 8 lettuce leaves 1 tablespoon chopped coria...

18/02/2004

Carnival fritters

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220g sieved SR flour 60g cronflour 80g soft butter 3 eggs 2 sachets vanilla sugar/powder, or 3 drops vanilla essence 1 pinch salt Zest of 1 lemon 1 tablespoon icing sugar Oil for...

13/02/2004

Blinis

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100g wholemeal flour 250g self-raising white flour 2 eggs 1 pinch salt 1 -Mix flours together in a bowl. 2 -Add eggs and a pinch of salt. 3- Add a little warm water, stir...

12/02/2004

Minestrone soup

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Minestrone soup

100g green beans, chopped 2 carrots, sliced 1 courgette, sliced 1 small leek, sliced thinly 1 stick celery 2 tomatoes 3 cloves garlic 100g noodles 1 bouquet garni 5 or 6...

10/02/2004

Light muffins

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210 g self-raising flour 40 g cocoa powder 150 g sugar 250 ml skimmed milk 60 g de low-fat butter 1 teaspoon vanilla essence 100 g chocolate chips 1.Preheat oven to 350°F (180°C)...

10/02/2004

Pineapple carpaccio

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1 pineapple Citrus fruit, eg 1 orange and 1 grapefruit Any fruit in season, eg a punnet of strawberries or raspberries 1.Peel pineapple and slice very thinly with a sharp knife...

10/02/2004

Cucumber and herb soup

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Cucumber and herb soup

2 cucumbers 1/2 red pepper 12 black olives 500g low-fat cream cheese 50g low-fat creme fraiche 200ml milk 1 shallot 1 clove garlic 1 tablespoons chopped fresh herbs (chives...

10/02/2004

Prawns with orange and coriander, by Ken Hom

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Prawns with orange and coriander, by Ken Hom

Serves 4. 500g large prawns, fresh or frozen 1 tablespoon peanut oil 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil Salt & black pepper 2 tablespoons organic orange zest, finely chopped 2...

10/02/2004

Chicken with basil, by Ken Hom

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Chicken with basil, by Ken Hom

Serves 4. 500g skinless chicken breast 1½ tablespoons peanut oil 3 tablespoons chopped garlic 1 tablespoon fresh ginger, finely chopped 50ml chicken stock or water 1 tabelspoon...

10/02/2004

Rum and banana pancakes

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For the batter: (makes 10-12 pancakes) 250g flour ½ litre milk 3 eggs 30g melted butter 1 tsp oil 20g butter 1 tsp sugar For the filling: 6 bananas, thickly sliced 200g butter 1...

22/01/2004

Flambéed crêpes with almonds

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Makes 18 pancakes (6 servings) For the Batter : 250g flour ½ litre milk 3 eggs 30g melted butter 1 tsp oil 20g butter 3 tsp Cointreau 1 tsp vanilla sugar For the Garnish : 100g...

22/01/2004

Crêpes flambéed in Cointreau

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Crêpes flambéed in Cointreau

Makes 18 crêpes (6 servings) For the Batter : 250g flour ½ litre of milk 3 eggs 30g melted butter 1 tsp oil 20g melted butter 3 tsp Cointreau 1 pinch of salt for the Garnish...

22/01/2004

Honey Pancakes

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For the Batter: 500g plain flour 6 eggs 2 pinches of salt 80g sugar 1 litre of milk 80g melted butter 3 tbsp oil For the Garnish : 100g chopped nuts 50g ground almonds 350g runny...

22/01/2004

Face pie

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sweet pastry jam, sugar, melted chocolate or apple sauce sweets or dried fruit to decorate Get the kids to draw their favourite person's face on a piece of cardboard, then cut...

20/01/2004

Spicy mediterranean salad with mint

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Spicy mediterranean salad with mint

4 good-sized tomatoes 1 green pepper 1 cucumber 1 onion 3 cloves garlic 1 bunch fresh mint For the sauce: Juice of 1 lemon 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 1 pinch cayenne...

19/01/2004

Exotic salad with bean sprouts and coriander

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Exotic salad with bean sprouts and coriander

200g fresh bean sprouts 150g fresh pineapple 100g cooked prawns 100g mushrooms 1 stick celery 1 tablespoon chopped coriander leaves To Make the Sauce: 1 tablespoon peanut oil 1...

19/01/2004

Provencal petit fours

Home / Food and Drink / Recipes / Provencal petit fours

230g dark chocolate, at least 70% cocoa solids 50g blanched almonds 50g dried figs 50g whole nuts 2 tablespoons raisins A few strips candied orange peel Makes 12 petit fours Time...

17/12/2003