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Recipes

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Chocolate Cake Recipe

Remember the mantra four, four, four, and two (4oz sugar, 4oz butter, 4oz self-raising flour and 2 eggs) and you’ll be good. ...

A Valentine’s meal in

A Valentine's meal in

Maybe you’ve left booking a table at your favourite restaurant a little bit too late, maybe you’re saving your pennies, or maybe ...

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Pasta Carbonara Recipe

Serves 2 Takes about 15 minutes to make Ingredients: 140g dried spaghetti 100g pancetta, diced 2 medium eggs 50g grated parmesan, plus more to finish Black pepper Method Cook the pasta ...

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Chocolate Cake Recipe

Posted on Feb 20, 2017 1
A Valentine’s meal in

A Valentine's meal in

Posted on Feb 14, 2017 2
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Pasta Carbonara Recipe

Posted on Feb 4, 2017 3
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Chocolate Cake Recipe

Who doesn’t love cake? This is a great basic cake recipe that everyone should know

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A Valentine’s meal in

Yes I am going to use those fancy cooking terms, and so should you!

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Pasta Carbonara Recipe

This recipe is one for a dish that seems like it should be really easy to make but often isn’t. It’s pasta carbonara and I’ve made Theo Randall’s, Antonio Carluccio’s and countless other recipes before, all with varying degrees of success. Until I found a version of this one from BBC Good Food that is straightforward and tasty.

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Blood orange sorbet recipe

A sorbet can be a challenge for even the most talented of student chefs. But trust me, try it for yourself and give it a go!

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Lemon Chicken recipe

This lemon chicken recipe is light and full of flavour, but you’ll enjoy it just as much as its naughty takeaway brother

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Mix up your mince

Food Editor Lily Carden explores all the ways to eat mince, gifting her classic bolognese recipe

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Cookie cutter perfect biscuits

Perfect as an inexpensive yet thoughtful Christmas present

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Sweet Potato and Spinach Dal Recipe

A recipe to keep you healthy and warm on these cool nights

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Chicken Katsu Curry

‘Sometimes you’ve just got to embrace using butter’

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Gluten Free Brownies

These brownies are simple to make, delicious to eat and best of all, can be made gluten-free

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Roasted Butternut Squash Soup

A butternut squash soup is the perfect autumnal dish and easy to make, writes Miriam Mizzi

tartiflette

Tartiflette

Imagine you are in the Alps with this warming French classic