Category Archives: Recipes

Remembrance of a great meal past!

It’s a lazy Sunday, I could do lots of things like de-cobweb the house or clean the car, but as always my mind turns to food! Last year I was unexpectedly invited to a French neighbour’s house for supper.  We … Continue reading

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Fragrant Carrot and Orange Soup

I was looking at the slightly tired contents of the fruit and veg bowl this morning wondering what we could have for lunch and came up with what turned out to be a really fragrant, tasty and  warming soup.  Do … Continue reading

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Peking Crispy Duck – my way!

Phew – it’s all over.  Christmas and New Year!  Not that we didn’t have fun at my brother’s in Kent.  He’s so like me in many ways (most of them bad!), but when it comes to food, he’s totally uninterested.  … Continue reading

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My recipe for Beef Wellington

This is what we had for Christmas dinner, but it’s a wonderful recipe for any celebration meal or for high days and holidays.   People tend to be put off making it because they think it’s long and involved, but really … Continue reading

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Caramel Pork – highly recommended!

Because we’re off early in the morning, I don’t want to be faffing about in the kitchen for hours tonight, so I’m doing one of my favourite and simplest recipes – Vietnamese Caramel Pork.  There’s only six ingredients – what … Continue reading

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