Delicious and Easy Lamb Samosa Pies

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Lamb Samosa Pies

Delicious and Easy Lamb Samosa Pies Lamb samosa pies make a fantastic light lunch – and teeny tiny versions to hand round with drinks are guaranteed to impress your guests. A while back I posted details of our leftover roast lamb pies. And once again last month we found ourselves victim to Mr PaintSewGlueChew enthusiastic barbequeing skills (Boy he does … Read More

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Warm Artichoke Parmesan Dip

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Artichoke Parmesan Dip

Warm Artichoke Parmesan Dip I prised the recipe for this warm artichoke parmesan dip from the clutches of an American friend a few years back.  And I have literally not stopped making it since.  I’m a little apprehensive to share it on here, as it is the winning combination of wickedly delicious, but deceptively simple and easy to make. Obviously … Read More

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Left Over Roast Lamb Pie

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Left Over Lamb pie

Left Over Roast Lamb Pie This left over roast lamb pie is not so much a ‘recipe’, more a suggestion for sparking new life into left over roast. Mr PaintSewGlueChew got a new barbecue last year.  To say he’s an enthusiastic griller would be a bit of understatement.  Any opportunity to fire it up and head to the butchers, and he’s … Read More

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Halloween Canapes; Pumpkin shaped cheese and crackers

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Halloween Canapes; Pumpkin shaped cheese and crackers

Halloween Canapes; Pumpkin shaped cheese and crackers Last week the Uk was shocked with the news that following a pricing dispute with its suppliers, Tesco announced that it would no longer be selling Marmite.  Cue mass hysteria.  This did make me reach for my 10 year supply jar of marmite. Halloween just round the corner, these halloween canapes are the perfect love … Read More

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Tarte Flambe 3 ways

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Tarte Flambe 3 ways Anyone following me on instagram will know that back in May, I was confined to barracks for a week while my kids studied for exams.  My role was to gently (and sometimes not so gently) cajole the kids, keep the “breaks” to a minimum, and make favourite snacks at periodic intervals to keep spirits up.  One … Read More

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