Monthly Archives: April 2011

From generation to generation

Fruit Cake 8oz butter 120z currents 12oz sultanas 4oz chopped peal 12oz sugar 16 fl.oz water 3tsp mixed spice 2 level tsp bicarbonate of soda 4eggs 8oz plain flour 8oz self raising flour large pinch of salt My mum whips … Continue reading

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Been a long time coming

Spicy Calzone Base 500g Sainsbury Bread mix pack (white, sun dried tomato or mixed seed) Filling 100g Mattessons Smoked Pork Sausage 5 -7 Chestnut Mushrooms 1/2 Courgette 1 Pepper 3 sundried tomatoes Jalapeno Handfull of spinach Sauce 1 pack creamed tomato … Continue reading

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Thievery

Ginger Shortbread 230g butter 110g caster sugar large pinch of salt 260g plain flour 80g ground rice 4oz crystallised ginger My  latest theft comes in the form of shortbread from the most prestigious Guardian website . Of couse my version comes with … Continue reading

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Quicky

Anchovy + Tomato Pasta good pasta(not supermarket branded) 2 tsp chilli powder 2 cloves garlic 1/2 onion 250g creamed tomatoes 4 anchovies 4 chestnut mushrooms around 10 green beans I remember doing this recipe on the roof of hotel in … Continue reading

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Once a fortnight regular

Hot Chicken Casserole 2 large potatoes big swish of olive oil big knob of butter 1 pack of chicken leg and thighs 1/2 pack of cherry tomatoes hand full of olives 1 red onion 5 cloves of garlic 2 small … Continue reading

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