Category Archives: April

Purple Sprouting Broccoli Dipped in Boiled Egg

After Devilled Kidneys yesterday another luscious breakfast this morning and a headstart on my five-a-day. Tender stems are sweet and the purple flour heads perfectly soak up the yolk. All you need to do is soft boil the eggs , … Continue reading

Posted in April, Lamb, Meat, Meat , Joints, Steaks and Sausages, Spring | 8 Comments

Devilled Kidneys

I know this might turn a lot of peoples stomachs but I think Devilled Kidneys are a heavenly breakfast prepared by lovely Nick and sets you up right for the day just the right amount of meat and heat the … Continue reading

Posted in April, Lamb, Meat, Meat , Joints, Steaks and Sausages, Spring | 4 Comments

Lamb Chops with Daal and Homemade Naan

Lamb is traditional for Easter Sunday, but I got a headstart on  Good Friday night  Indian influenced lamb chops with daal and freshly made naan bread. These little lamb chops are perfect for eating with your fingers they stay pink … Continue reading

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Seared Duck Breast with Rice Noodles , Purple Sprouting Broccoli & Chinese Spiced Broth

Everything I eat has to have a lot of flavour at the moment, chilli spice , zingy pickle or smoked , breakfast of marmite toast with pickled jalepenos it’s attracting comments, apparently even my coat smelt of curry this week … Continue reading

Posted in April, Spring | 3 Comments

Sushi

Its the 50th anniversary of conveyor belt sushi restaurants Neatorama reports the first conveyor belt sushi Mawaru Genroku Sushi opened in Osaka in 1958. Actually I went to Yo Sushi the largest chain of conveyor belt sushi restaurants in the … Continue reading

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Oatmeal Coconut and Raisin Cookies

I was feeling sad today , its come upon me a bit suddenly this time , I wasn’t really prepared things have been hectic recently and suddenly calmed down so I needed something meditative , mixing together ingredients that would … Continue reading

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Harira

During the week I am pretty much vegetarian some meat will creep in but if I am honest its mostly vege food . However weekends with the lovely boyfreind Nick do tend to be more meaty with pies stews casseroles … Continue reading

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Rhubarb and Ginger Upside Down Cake

Rhubarb is in season , rhubarb is in season sing it to the hills . Last year I made a beautiful Rhubarb Tart . This weekend I pottered around making a rhubarb and ginger upside down cake . Fantastically moist … Continue reading

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Chick Pea , Kale and Spicy Lamb Meatball Stew

Spicy Lamb Meatballs To make 20 X 2cm diameter meatballs 200g of lamb mince 1 egg – beaten 2 cloves of garlic finely minced 1 heaped teaspoon of dried chilli 1 heaped teaspoon of coriander seeds ground Mix together all … Continue reading

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Date Balls and Morrocan Cuisine

I have nasty cold which would make walking impossible its making breathing quite difficult so its a weekend in the City of Bristol watching The Mighty Boosh on DVD and watching the raindrops roll down the windoes Headed out for … Continue reading

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