Monthly Archive: June 2012

Bacon, Mushroom and Pea Linguine

Bacon, Mushroom and Pea Linguine

Feeling like I had the beginnings of some fluey illness I really didn’t feel like cooking last night. My memory of a dish my mother used to make had been jogged recently and so I put in a quick call for a lesson on how to make said dish.  As a child we regularly had …

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Rhubarb and Strawberry Grunt

Rhubarb and Strawberry Grunt

Britain is awash with strawberries and rhubarb and there’s no better past time than picking your own strawberries at this time of year. Well in theory at least, if we could find a dry day when we weren’t either being buffeted by wind or being flooded! I thought that these two fruits would be ideal …

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Salmon, Courgette and Shallot Quiche

Before I begin I’d just like to announce that I am now on twitter with user name Camilla@FabFood4All. I never really got into quiche making as I couldn’t get to grips with baking the pastry case blind first and then filling, it all seemed very fiddly.  But thanks to a recipe I found at www.exclusivelyfood.com.au …

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Easy Chocolate Orange Cake

Adaption of Lemon Crisp, Simple, child friendly, British, tea time

When I was at school the first all-in-one cake I ever made was called Lemon Crisp. So I thought I would re-invent the cake today by adding cocoa and changing the lemon juice for orange juice. After suffering the day from hell; having the car pebble dashed by a digger on a building site and …

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Simply Delicious Spaghetti Bolognese

This recipe is adapted from my 1993 edition of Simply Delicious (Colour Library Books).  It is the best Spaghetti Bolognese recipe I have ever tasted as it has a subtle sweetness from both the carrots and the sherry and a very deep tomato flavour.  My children absolutely love this dish and for a special treat …

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Easy Cheesy Pork Wellington

Easy Cheesy Pork Wellington

If you want to entertain (or just treat the family) and not be stressed trying to juggle too many things in the kitchen then this dish is ideal as it can be made ahead of time and then just popped in the oven when you need it. My husband made a Pork Wellington for us …

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