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Breads Focaccia Lunch Recipes Sandwich Board Sandwiches

Yellow Pepper and Goats Cheese Focaccia

This is somewhere between a focaccia and a pizza. Lovely soft dough with basil and goats cheese tucked in the dough, topped with sweet charred peppers. This recipe makes one big focaccia, but I normally make the full dough recipe, then cut in half. Making one salami and tomato and another a yellow pepper and […]

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Breads Focaccia Lunch Recipes Sandwich Board Sandwiches

Salami and tomato Focaccia

This is somewhere between a focaccia and a pizza. Lovely soft dough with sweet tomato and crispy salty saucisson sec tucked into it. This recipe makes one big focaccia, but I normally make the full dough recipe and with half make a salami and tomato focaccia and the other half a yellow pepper and goats […]

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Bakes Banana Chocolate Recipes Sweet

Peanut Butter, Banana and Cocoa Vegan Flapjack Bars

Sticky gooey fulfilling homemade vegan cycling snacks I run, I cycle and I snack. This means I normally have a bar of some description in my back or pocket, whether it’s for me or to provide sustenance on a family outing. My problem is I don’t like buying processed products if I can avoid it. […]

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Chicken Comfort Food Dinner Meat Recipes

Garlic Roast Chicken

I didn’t want to make your usual roast, but also with such a good bird I didn’t want to go crazy with flavours. In the end I went for some old favourites – garlic, fresh herbs and citrus.

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Bakes cookies Recipes

Oaty spiced cookies

Oaty spiced cookies, just the smell makes you feel hungry. Cinnamon and ginger hangs in the air and the bite of the oats almost convinces you they are healthy. I’m well and truly bored with lockdown, but one of the benefits is that I can’t rush around, going places. This means I’ve managed to find […]

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Bowls Comfort Food Lunch Recipes Soups Stew

Slow cooked chicken and chorizo soup

This slow cooked soup is just what you need on a cold winters day. Spicy chorizo, melt in the mouth chicken surrounded with strands of peppers and onion. The sauce has the zing of paprika, tomatoes and the sweetness from orange juice and cinnamon. All those great warming flavours topped with creamy feta and spring […]

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bagels Breads Recipes

Homemade Bagels

Homemade Bagel – I’d always put making my own bagels in the too hard box, but they’re no harder than making your own bread.

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Bowls Chicken Dinner Recipes

Sweet and Sour Chicken

Sweet and Sour Chicken or Pork has always been my go to choice from a Cantonese Takeaway. Just the thought of it brings back many fond memories of childhood family takeout feasts. Also in my late teens getting off the bus 4 stops early to get an egg fried rice with sweet and sour on […]

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Breakfast Pancakes & Waffles Recipes

Sunday Morning Waffles – easy waffle recipe

This easy waffle recipe produces wonderful crisp and delicate waffles. No pre-planning needed these waffles are simplicity themselves, as easy as making a pancake. I fluctuate between having them with Chocolate Spread and Black Currant Jam. I tried and failed at making yeast based waffles are nearly put my waffle maker away for good. Then […]

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Bakes Breakfast Desserts Recipes

Cinnamon Buns

Who doesn’t love a Cinnamon Bun, the combination of cinnamon and cardamom fills your kitchen with a gorgeous sweet spice, just while you’re making the dough. Though I love buying a CiniBun on the high street and the joy of opening your paper bag and the sweet scent enticing you to rip it open. They […]