Monthly Archives: October 2012

Jam Tarts

These Jam tarts are really good for using up left over pastry after making a pie, once you have the pastry make as many as you want using jam, syrup or mincemeat for Christmas time. The basic shortcrust pastry recipe included is very versatile … Continue reading

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Chorizo Risotto

[WCYouTube id="GA8Gv4DXDU4"/] This incredibly tasty chorizo risotto is great for impressing a few friends. Especially good as a warming comfort food when its a bit miserable outside. Chorizo Risotto is easy to make so give it a go.

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Buying Food

Buying food is one of the biggest dilemmas when cooking; what to cook and what to buy? In fact I’m pretty much having this dilemma right now. I know what I want to cook and eat tonight but will the left … Continue reading

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Tomato Pasta Sauce

[WCYouTube id="kWqH2i1mIl8"/] This really easy tomato pasta sauce is the ultimate comfort food, not only does is taste amazing its also really good for you thanks to the fresh vegetables. Super simple to make and as long as you don’t … Continue reading

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Cheese Sauce for Pasta

[WCYouTube id="2Shh3TJ8_8k"/] This really easy cheese sauce for pasta recipe can be done in minutes and requires few ingredients. Use with any type of pasta my favorite to use is gnocchi and especially nice when served with a side of … Continue reading

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