Easy Peasy Fish Cakes

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Easy Peasy Fish Cakes

Easy Peasy Fish Cakes I love fish cakes.  For me, they are the ultimate comfort food.  The crispy breadcrumb outer combined with the creamy soft inside is just perfection.  Fish cakes are pretty versatile.  They can be poshed up with salad and a nice sauce for a dinner party, or dummed down with baked beans for an in front of … Read More

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Sausage Rolls with Hidden Veggies

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Sausage Rolls with Hidden Veggies

Sausage Rolls with Hidden Veggies As a child I always hated sausage rolls.  The filling was always an insipid light pink colour, even when cooked.  Recently however I had a sausage roll from a local independent baker.  It was jam packed full of vegetables through the sausage meat – so much lighter and tastier than the cardiac inducing sausage rolls … Read More

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Smoked Mackerel Pate With Toasted Pitta Wings

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Smoked Mackerel Pate With Toasted Pitta Wings

Smoked Mackerel Pate With Toasted Pitta Wings Sooooo easy and delicious.  Smoked Mackerel Pate must be the easiest starter ever.  Fridge to plate in less than 10 mins.  Ive even known some fishphobics love it. There are bajjilions of recipes for mackerel pate out in recipe webland, and I usually just bung it in a bowl and taste it until … Read More

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Easy Peasy Cheese Twists

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Easy Peasy Cheese Twists

Easy Peasy Cheese Twists Jamie my oldest, has started doing cookery club at school.  Its fantastic – rather than me taking snacks to pick him up, he comes home with delicious treats for us.  I’ve never looked forward to pick up time more! Last week he came home with some fantastic cheese twists.  They were gobbled up by all of … Read More

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Courgette Mint And Feta Fritters

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Courgette Mint and feta fritters

 Courgette Mint And Feta Fritters A friend dropped in for lunch unexpectedly a few weeks ago.  We didn’t want to go out for lunch, so thought we would make do with whatever was lurking in my fridge.  I always have courgettes and a block of feta somewhere in the depths of the fridge, and a pot of mint on my counter, so … Read More

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