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Blueberry Salad with Grilled Peaches, Pine Nuts & Feta

This one is inspired by the brilliant Maria from Two Peas and Their Pod, it smacks of summer. Perfect for a grey March Monday in foggy London town. It’s brtually simple, the sweet fruity taste of the peaches doesn’t need much faffing with to taste great. Cooking time: 10 mins […]

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Broccoli & Parmesan Fritters

How to cook broccoli for people who don’t like broccoli? Smother it in cheese and fry it maybe? Yup, that’ll do it. This one is actually still pretty healthy and quite a bit of fun to make. Oh and they taste great too. Cooking time: 10 mins prep, 10 mins […]

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Broccoli Mac ‘n’ Cheese

A firm family favourite, this recipe works great with broccoli, spinach, kale or any hearty green that can stand up to the creamy cheesy deliciousness that is this sauce. Goes great with crab meat too. Cooking time: 5 mins prep, 25 – 30 mins cooking, (30 – 35 mins total). […]

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Creamy Bacon Carbonara

This isn’t a proper carbonara, it’s a cheap slutty knock-off. I have subbed the expensive pancetta and pecorino cheese for bacon and parmesan. That way it fits the Colouring Cook rules and saves a bit of money to buy the wine to go with. Cooking time: 5 misn prep, 15 […]

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Apple, Red Onion & Bacon Puff Pastry

This recipe is based on that of Ren Behan, all credit for the idea goes to her. I just love the way the apples soak up the bacon and onion juices. Takes a pretty standard fruit to a new level. Cooking time: 15 mins prep, 30 mins cooking, (45 mins total). […]

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Spinach Stuffed Mushrooms

A stuffed mushroom is a bit of a pub grub classic and this version is no different. A fancy starter for a dinner party or as the hero of a meal served with pasta or a steaming jacket. Also tastes great with bacon. Cooking time: To wash up: 1 chopping […]

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Spinach, Pair & Pomegranate Salad

Spinach and goats cheese are a match made in heaven and when mixed with fresh pair and pomegranate jewels they make for a pretty special packed lunch or a dinner. This dish just tastes like health on a plate. Cooking time: 10 – 15 mins prep. To wash up:1 mixing bowl, […]

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Sweet Potato Saag

This recipe makes for a healthy twist on a curry house classic. You don’t have to roast the potatoes first but that crispy buttery texture is probably one of life’s greatest pleasures. Cooking time: 5 mins prep, 25 mins cooking, (30 mins total). To wash up: 1 knife and board, […]

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Spinach & Goats Cheese Hassle Bach Chicken

Hasslebaching (not a word) a chicken breast is a great way to keep it lovely and juicy, trapping in flavour. It also looks really cool and makes a standard old chicken breast look dead fancy. This works great with jacket potatoes for a veggie option too. Cooking time: 15 mins […]

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Baked Feta & Tomatoes

  Roasting feta goes down an absolute treat. It’s one i’d never really think to try but the salty cheese goes great with sweet roast tomatoes too. This works great with chicken or fish too if you fancy a bit of extra protein. Cooking time: 5 mins prep, 25 mins cooking, […]

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