Category: Entertaining

Chicken Fiesta – delicious & fabulously versatile!

Today I’m sharing with you Chicken Fiesta, an old school recipe (similar to Coronation Chicken) that I have adapted over the years.I can’t believe I’ve not shared this before! I make Chicken Fiesta every time I have some leftover chicken and grapes in the fridge but rarely ever add the cream and when I haven’t …

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Spiced Apple Lattice Pie for #BritishPieWeek

In association with British Gas This week I’ve teamed up with British Gas to champion the lost art of home economics and at the same time celebrate British Pie Week which runs from 6 – 12th March. British Pie Week has been running since 2007 and celebrates all our wonderful pastry enrobbed creations. I can’t …

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Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Pancakes – incredibly delicious!

Today I’m bringing you my Gluten Free Chocolate Chip pancakes. I had never used gluten free flour before so spent the weekend experimenting after picking up a bag at the weekend. My soda bread experiment turned into something more akin to a concrete frisbee, edible straight out of the oven but not a few hours …

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Italian Minced Beef Plait – so quick & easy to prepare!

In association with Wahl I have a really simple and easy recipe for you today, Italian Minced Beef Plait. I was very happy to be approached by Wahl who asked me develop a hearty meal using the Wahl James Martin Grind and Chop which is available in Argos. I can’t tell you what a handy …

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Cheat’s Mince Pies with a Secret Twist – amaze your friends!

Today I bring you Cheat’s Mince Pies with a Secret Twist! I haven’t made mince pies for about 25 years, gasp! You see hubby has never really liked them or any of the other traditional British Christmas treats containing dried fruit and my daughter has followed in his foot steps and won’t even eat a scone …

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Chicken, Mushroom & Leeks in a Cream & White Wine Sauce

When I came up with this dish for dinner the other night I didn’t imagine what a hard time I would have naming it as it’s not exactly a short and snappy title but I settled with Chicken, Mushroom & Leeks in a Cream & White Wine Sauce because that’s exactly what it is! I’m …

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The Royal Mint Christmas Pudding & Stir-Up Sunday

Sponsored post for The Royal Mint The countdown to Christmas is on and this year I have been commissioned by The Royal Mint to share with you their very own Christmas Pudding recipe (created by Rachel Walker, Food Editor at The Sunday Times). The tradition of the Christmas Pudding dates back to the Victorian era …

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Quick & Spicy Prawn Curry

In association with Veetee Today I’m sharing with you my Quick & Spicy Prawn Curry which cooks in less than 20 minutes! It’s National Curry Week (10 – 16 October) so Veetee asked if I would like to share my favourite curry with you. Whenever I go out to an Indian restaurant I usually opt …

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Micro Quail Egg & Smoked Ham Danish Open Sandwich #HeinzSeriouslyGood

In association with Heinz There’s a new mayo on the market called Heinz [Seriously Good] Mayonnaise which is free of added colours, flavours or artificial thickeners as well as being made with free range eggs. To celebrate the launch Heinz have devised the [Seriously] Good Taste Challenge to create [Seriously] Good Spoonfuls. Being half Danish …

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Rhubarb & Blueberry Tarte Tatin

So yesterday I found myself with some rhubarb I’d bought reduced and had a great idea to make sorbet, until I realised that my ice cream maker base wasn’t in the freezer so that idea went out the window. Then I thought about making a rhubarb cake but I have a couple of really good …

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