Beetroot Feta and Mint Canapes

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Beetroot feta and mint canapes

Beetroot Feta and Mint Canapes The key to a good canapé, (in my opinion) is mouth sized bites of simple ingredients that just gel together.  Beetroot Feta and Mint are just such a combination.  Proof that nibbles do not have to be complicated to look impressive. This canape idea simply combines beetroot feta and mint on a cocktail stick.  It only takes around 5 … Read More

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Prawn and Guacamole Nibbles

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Easy canapés #2

Prawn and Guacamole Nibbles Last week I shared my thai prawn soup New Years eve disaster.  Sadly these incidents are not rare in our house.  As a result, I have perfected a few throw them together nibble ideas to save the day.  These prawn and guacamole nibbles fit the bill perfectly.  Another canapé that you can make in 5 minutes that will have guests … Read More

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Brioche Pate Heart Nibbles

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Brioche pate heart nibbles

Brioche Pate Heart Nibbles Regular visitors to this blog may know that it was our families turn this year to host the Hogmanay (New Years Eve) party. For the starter that night I planned to make a thai fish soup that I had eaten at a friends house a month before.  The soup was made….but about 2 hours before guests arrived I tasted … Read More

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Roasted Flower Sprouts

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roasted flower sprouts

Roasted Flower Sprouts I stumbled upon these amazing vegetables about a month ago.They look like the love child of a brussels sprout and kale, with their teen tiny cabbage like appearance. They are seriously delicious!  I can’t get enough of them.  Originally I was steaming or boiling them.  Then during a trip to Chiltern Firehouse in December with friends, I tried them roasted … Read More

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Recycling Ideas. Tin cans transformed into serving dishes.

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Recycling Ideas. Tin cans transformed into serving dishes. According to Mr PSGC, recycling tin cans into serving dishes is evidence that I have finally lost my marbles!   (but that would mean that I once had marbles).  I will admit, this craft is really just for people with far too much time on their hands.  Crafters anonymous anyone? We threw a dinner … Read More

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