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Coronation Chicken – A Retro Summer Supper

Preparation time 1-2 hours Cooking time 30 mins to 1 hour Serves 4-8 Ingredients 1.5kg/4lb free-range chicken 4 spring onions, sliced 6 garlic cloves, peeled, left whole 1 tbsp sea salt 10 whole black or green peppercorns or a mixture For the sauce 1 tbsp vegetable oil 1 onion, chopped 1 tbsp curry powder 1 […]

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Leek Braised Mutton with Creamy Leek and Mint Sauce

St David’s Day Recipes from the British Leek Growers Association
With mutton currently experiencing a well-deserved revival, this is a great recipe to serve as an alternative Christmas dish, a hearty …

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Oven-roasted Cauliflower Cheese

Roasting the cauliflower imparts a lovely sweetness to the dish and the mustard means you need less cheese so it’s better for that post-Christmas waistline!
Did you know. . .
Cauliflower originate …

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Embrace Hygge in the Kitchen this Winter

Hearty, comforting recipes to celebrate the spirit of Hygge from British Leeks
This winter we’re all taking about the Danish ritual of Hygge. It encapsulates the Danish art of living well, through wa …

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Bailey’s Ice Cream

Serves 6-8

Preparation time: 5 minutes

Cooking time: 30 minutes

Chilling time: Over night + freezing time (30mins- 3 hours depending on method used)
Ingredients
480ml whole milk

150g gra …

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Quiche Lorraine

Preparation time: 30-40 mins including chill time.

Cooking time: 25-30 minutes
Ingredients
4 eggs

175g / 6oz streaky bacon

1 onion (finely chopped)

125g / 4.5oz hard cheese (Gruyere is n …

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Penne with Kale and Sun-dried Tomatoes

 Kale is from the same family as cabbage. It’s packed with calcium, vitamins and other nutrients as well as being full of fibre. It’s already classed as a super food, but this simple supper dish …

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Cashew Chicken

Ingredients
 For the chicken

450g boneless chicken breasts, skinned

1 egg white

1 tsp salt

2 tsp corn flour

310ml groundnut (or peanut) oil or water

2 tsp groundnut (or peanut) oil …

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Hearty Lentil and Preserved Lemon Soup

A truly warm and tasty soup to serve at your bonfire night celebrations

Preparation time: 15 minutes

Cooking time: 80 minutes

Serves 6

Ingredients

3tbsp olive oil
3 onions
5 cloves …

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Turkey Magic!

My Gran insisted on soaking her Christmas turkey in brine (or ‘broin’ as she used to call it) I never really understood why until I tried it for myself.

You need 750g salt for a large turkey. U …

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Sausage and Bean Casserole, Spanish Style

Preparation time 30 minutes

Cooking time 1 hour

Serves 6

Ingredients

2 tsp vegetable oil
600g/1lb 5½oz thick, good quality pork sausages
150g/5½oz chorizo, cut into serving piece …

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Marmalade and Chocolate Shortbread

This recipe was a favourite childhood tea time treat, made with our Gran’s special home-made marmalade. If you make your own marmalade then you’re good to go: if not buy the best quality marmalade …

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Sweet Chilli Coconut Skewers

Serves 4
Preparation time: 1 hour
Cooking time: 20 minutes

Ingredients

165ml can coconut milk
1 tablespoon brown sugar
1 tablespoon sweet chilli sauce
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon

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Cheesy Onion Soup

As the clocks go back and the nights draw in take comfort in our onion soup, topped with crunchy bread and bubbling cheese

Preparation time: 15 mins
Cooking time: 1 hour
Serves: 2

Ingredien …

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Salmon and Watercress Tart

Salmon and peppery watercress make a great combination for a tasty quiche

Preparation time 30-60 minutes
Cooking time 25 minutes
Serves 4-6

Ingredients

For the pastry case
200g plain …

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Game Pie

Preparation time: 35 minutes + cooling
Cooking time: Approximately 2 hours
Serves 6

Ingredients

2 tbsp sunflower oil
800g/ 1lb 12oz boneless mixed game (rabbit, venison, pheasant etc), …

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Smoked Cod Chowder

A tasty supper
Ingredients

25g / 1 oz butter
1 onion – finely chopped
1 small stick of celery – finely chopped
250g / 9oz potatoes – diced
55g / 2oz carrots – diced
300ml / 10fl oz boil …

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Penne with Kale and Sun-dried Tomatoes

Kale is from the same family as cabbage. It’s packed with calcium, vitamins and other nutrients as well as being full of fibre. It’s already classed as a super food, but this simple supper dish pr …

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Avocado and Poached Egg on Toast

A simple but oh so tasty summery breakfast or light supper

Preparation Time: 10 mins
Cooking Time: 10 mins
Serves 4

Ingredients

4 fresh eggs
2 ripe avocados
Juice of one lemon
1 t …

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