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These Mexican-style meatballs in a smoky chipotle sauce are a great antidote to the coming Christmas fare.
An American favourite and an excellent way with cinnamon.
Sausages and seasonal squash make a great combo. Here they are served with sage and onion gravy to make a perfect autumn supper.
With this bangers and mash recipe, the sausages and potatoes are replaced with chorizo and seasonal butternut squash mash and the gravy is replaced with a Spanish pepper sauce.
A delicious salad of fresh vegetables, typical of those grown in my childhood home!
“A great recipe for those who are strapped for time! Don’t forget the yogurt!”
Mild Thai fish cakes that can be made without a processor or deep fryer! One of a series of easy and flavoursome half hour family recipes using 10 ingredients.
‘Leo’s all time family favourite, the humble but delicious pie, mash, veg and gravy…’
One of a series of easy and flavoursome half hour family recipes using 10 ingredients.
Dad’s Vietnamese summer rolls with nuoc cham dipping sauce is a must learn. A tasty salad in a roll just waiting to be dipped in a beautiful nuoc cham!
Tasty Vietnamese spring rolls with nuoc cham dipping sauce. Takes a little bit of work but its time to impress your friends with your homemade spring rolls.
Bun cha, along with pho and banh mi is something of a cult at the moment. I made it myself and now know why it’s so popular; It’s a perfect balance of ingredients, texture and taste. A brilliant dish.
Chermoula is a North African marinade and sauce. It tastes great and is very versatile – like a spicy salsa verde that can be used for roasting any fish and white meat.
This is Peter’s and his partner’s favourite. And we are not just saying this – it really is. He can’t get enough and even makes his own. Leo thinks it is a comforting and warming soup – perfect for a hangover!
Tiramisu is everybody’s favourite pudding. Here’s a great adaptation using leftover panettone.
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