Red Wine BBQ Chicken

Red Wine BBQ Chicken

Ingredients 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, plus more for brushing 2 shallots, minced 2 garlic cloves, minced 1 cup ketchup 1 cup Pinot Noir 2 tablespoons packed light brown sugar 1 chipotle chile in adobo sauce, seeded and minced 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard Kosher salt Pepper 12 mixed chicken drumsticks and thighs How to Make It Active Time 30 MIN Total Time 1 […]

BBQ chorizo potato salad

BBQ chorizo potato salad

  Print BBQ chorizo potato salad Ingredients 750g new potatoes, halved if large 4-6 large cooking chorizo(or 12 small ones) 150ml soured cream 3 tbsp mayonnaise 1 tsp Dijon mustard 1 celery stalk, finely diced (optional) 1 tbsp dill, very finely chopped Instructions Put the potatoes in a pan of cold salted water and bring to the boil. Simmer for 15 mins […]

Soy & butter salmon parcels

Soy & butter salmon parcels

Ingredients 2 tbsp butter 4 x 100g skinless salmon fillets 2 tbsp low-salt soy sauce 1 tbsp honey 1 tbsp sesame seeds 2 sliced spring onions Method PREP: 20 MINS COOK: 10 MINS SERVES 4   Heat the barbecue. If you are using coals, wait until they turn white. If you are indoors, heat a griddle pan. Cut four pieces of […]

Sweet potatoes with red pepper & halloumi

Sweet potatoes with red pepper & halloumi

Ingredients medium sweet potatoes 1 tbsp olive oil 8 mint leaves, finely chopped 225g halloumi, cut into 4 slices 4 fat strips grilled red pepper butter(optional) 1 lemon, halved small bunch parsley, chopped Method PREP: 15 MINS COOK: 40 MINS SERVES 4   Rub each potat with a little oil and salt, then wrap in a double layer of foil. […]

Apricot & pistachio frangipane blondies

Apricot & pistachio frangipane blondies

Ingredients 100g unsalted butter, melted, plus a little extra for the tin 200g light muscovado sugar ½ tsp fennel seeds 1 large egg 120g plain flour 50g pistachios, roughly chopped 1-2 tbsp milk 6 large ripe apricots,halved and stoned Method PREP: 20 MINS COOK: 30 MINS MAKES 12   Heat oven to 200C/180C fan/gas 6 and butter and line a […]

Herbed Jersey Royal crab cakes

Herbed Jersey Royal crab cakes

Ingredients 400g Jersey Royal potatoes, scrubbed not peeled 2 tbsp olive oil pinch of fennel seeds ¼ bulb of fennel, finely chopped 1 red chilli, deseeded and finely chopped 1 garlic clove, crushed 4 spring onions , sliced handful of samphire (optional) 200g cooked crabmeat, a mix of white and brown finely chopped soft herbs (a mixture of dill, parsley […]

Minestrone Soup

Minestrone Soup

Ingredients 1 onion chopped large 3 bacon rashers chopped 140 g tomato paste 4 cups chicken stock (liquid) 3 celery stalks 1 garlic clove diced 1 carrot sliced 310 g canned butter beans 3/4 cup macaroni 1/2 tsp oregano 440 g corn cob kernels 1 tbs parsley chopped 1 tsp salt and pepper *to taste Equipment 1 saucepan Method INGREDIENTS 13 PREP TIME 00:20 COOK TIME 00:55 SERVES 6 STEP 1 Heat a large […]

Date, Banana and Walnut Loaf

Date, Banana and Walnut Loaf

  Print Date, Banana and Walnut Loaf Course Breakfast Keyword cupcakes Prep Time 10 minutes Cook Time 45 minutes Total Time 55 minutes Servings 6 people Author admin Ingredients 1 cup water 2 tbs butter 1 cup dates diced 1 tsp mixed spice 1 tsp bicarbonate of soda 2 egg 1 cup wholemeal self-raising flour 2 banana ripe mashed 1/2 cup walnuts chopped 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon Instructions STEP 1 […]

Super Easy Pizza Dough

Super Easy Pizza Dough

Ingredients 2 cups plain flour 8 g dry yeast 1 tsp caster sugar 1/2 tsp salt 2 tbs olive oil 3/4 cup lukewarm water Equipment 1 bowl Method INGREDIENTS 6 PREP TIME 00:30 COOK TIME 00:45 SERVES 4 STEP 1 Combine dry ingredients in a large mixing bowl and add oil and water. STEP 2 Mix to a soft dough. STEP 3 Knead on a floured surface […]

Coconut Biscuits

Coconut Biscuits

Ingredients 1 cup self-raising flour large 1 cup coconut 1 cup sugar 1 egg 1/2 cup butter melted Method\ INGREDIENTS 5 PREP TIME 00:15 COOK TIME 00:15 SERVES 10   STEP 1 Mix all ingredients together by hand until well combined. STEP 2 Place teaspoons of mixture on a greased tray. STEP 3 Bake at 180C for 12 minutes. Notes I was out of coconut […]