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Pork with sweet and sour onion sauce

Last night Neil and I were off to the pub so I fancied something quick and easy to cook beforehand. I found this recipe when I was looking for Thursday evening’s meatballs recipe and thought it looked tasty so I … Continue reading

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Lemon & fennel pork meatballs

  On Thursday evening Neil and I decided to watch a film so I said I’d cook some dinner. I footled around on the internet looking for pork based recipes and found this one on the Good Food website. Both … Continue reading

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Sticky honey, mustard and lemon chicken with sweet potato wedges

On Tuesday evening I had the lovely Fig over for a spot of post-Pride dinner and Doctor Who. (We opted for Mysterious Planet fact fans!) I flicked around on the BBC website and found two different recipes that I cobbled … Continue reading

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Pollo a la cerveza – Chicken in beer

Last night Neil and I had Alberto over for the final two episodes of the recent series of RuPaul’s Drag Race (yes, I know, I know, we’re a bit behind! Still, we were pleased with who won!) and so I … Continue reading

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Roasted lamb shanks with lemon potatoes

On Sunday evening I made this tasty dish for Neil and I in lieu of a full roast. It comes from the Gino D’Acampo cookbook Buonissimo and is originally for a slow-roasted lamb shoulder, but the shanks were on special … Continue reading

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Ploughman’s cheese and pickle tart

I saw this recipe in the Radio Times the other week and thought I’d give it a go on Friday afternoon. It’s easy to do and very tasty. (a good, strong cheddar is essential.) It makes a nice snacky alternative … Continue reading

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Singapore noodles

Last night I fancied some sort of tir-fry and so I flicked through my Big Book of Wok and Stir-Fry cookbook and found this tasty dish. It’s a nice recipe with plenty of flavour and you can vary the levels … Continue reading

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Navarin of Lamb with flageolet beans

On Saturday evening I had the lovely Phil Dukes over for dinner and Doctor Who, (we watched the series finale for the current season and then followed up with the special, feature-length edition of the Arthurian-themed Sylvester McCoy story Battlefield.) … Continue reading

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Duck legs with orange and mustard

Last night I had the lovely Abigail over for dinner and a plethora of Doctor Who (the latest new series episode, the final episode of The Romans and the first three episodes of The Web Planet) and so I had … Continue reading

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Drunken chicken with Lemon, Garlic and Herb Roast Potatoes and Boureki

Yesterday Neil and I had our friend David over for dinner and a film. (A View To A Kill, fact fans!) Rather than a heavy Sunday roast on what was the hottest day of the year so far, I flicked … Continue reading

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