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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Roasted Beetroot and Halloumi Nibbles with Balsamic Pearls

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Beetroot and Halloumi

Roasted Beetroot and Halloumi Nibbles with Balsamic Pearls The combination of sweet beetroot, salty halloumi and tangy balsamic vinegar is great for summer or winter drinks. (Stick a drink in my hand, and I would gobble a plate of these what ever the weather!)  These are easy to whip up (from ingredients you probably have in your fridge) so they are … Read More

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Pancakes With Sweetcorn And Parma Ham

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savoury pancakes with sweetcorn

Pancakes With Sweetcorn And Parma Ham Its pancake day (or Shrove Tuesday) today.  Apparently according to my children, its illegal not to eat pancakes today. When we make pancakes, we go for the american style billowy pillows of pancakey heaven.  My go to recipe is Nigellas american breakfast pancakes.  They have never failed me. Its half term, and was bucketing … Read More

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