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Chickpeas And Chorizo.

For those occasion where you need to be out of the house sharpish, but still want to have a decent meal. As ripped from Vice: Ingredients: 3 garlic cloves salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste chorizo onion 1 … Continue reading

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Cider Mushroom Stroganoff.

Cheap, quick, caters for veggies; a complete no brainer on a Monday night. Ingredients: 25g/1oz butter 1 tbsp oil 160g/5¾oz sliced onions 550g/1lb 4oz medium mushrooms, sliced 3 cloves crushed garlic 1 tsp ground paprika a good pinch chilli powder … Continue reading

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Southern Style Jambalaya.

Ingredients: 6 boneless, skinless chicken thighs 100g chorizo 1 tbsp olive oil 1 large onion, roughly chopped 4 slender celery sticks, cut into 1cm slices 2 small green peppers, deseeded and cut into 2cm chunks 5 large ripe vine tomatoes … Continue reading

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Eggs Florentine / Benedict.

H and I have this thing where we take the day off for each other’s birthday. We like to make sure that each other has a great day that pretty much revolves around good food. Personally I can’t think of … Continue reading

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Homemade Christmas Presents Prep #5.

A last minute addition to our home-made Christmas presents. No Christmas is complete without gingerbread men. Ingredients: 350g/12oz plain flour, plus extra for rolling out 1 tsp bicarbonate of soda 2 tsp ground ginger 1 tsp ground cinnamon 125g/4½oz butter … Continue reading

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Homemade Christmas Presents Prep #4.

Let’s end this series with something sweet shall we? Chocolate covered honeycomb FTW. These things will never fail to remind of tucking into Crunchie bars as a kid. Ingredients: butter for greasing 200g caster sugar 5 tbsp golden syrup 2 … Continue reading

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Homemade Christmas Presents Prep #3.

Our next instalment of Operation Homemade Christmas features the ubiquitous wasabi nuts. A lightly salted snack that our family are pretty darn keen on, especially when washed down with a Sapporo beer. This particular recipe comes from our favourite veggie … Continue reading

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