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Chicken Drummies with a Blueberry BBQ Glaze

A big old bowl of drummies has got to be the ultimate comfort food. This blueberry glaze is a sweet twist on the classic. Oh man, writing this is making me hungry. Cooking time: 15 min prep, 45 min cooking, (1 hr total). To wash up: 1 board and knife, […]

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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 & Chorizo Puff Slice

The buttery goodness of filo pastry takes a lot of beating, especially when swimming in the juices of freshly fried chorizo and broccoli. This is a bit of a special one that is actually a lot easier than it looks. Cooking time: 10 misn prep, 30 mins cooking, (40 mins […]

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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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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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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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Feta, Watermelon & Tenderstem Salad

Another super summery recipe, this one is great for a hangover or a packed lunch on the go. If you need some meat in your life, try adding in a little freshly grilled chicken breast and some diced bacon. Cooking time: 10 mins cooking, 10 mins prep, (20 mins total). […]

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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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Feta & Herb Crusted Salmon

  This is an all time favourite of mine. The salty feta works great as a way of seasoning the fish and trapping in the steam all at the same time. And who doesn’t love tucking into a whole side of salmon smothered in cheese? Cooking time: Prep 5 mins, […]

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Honey & Thyme Roast Courgettes

This is a personal favourite, it does a great job of taking pretty budget ingredients (courgettes and rice) and transforms them into something really delicious, just with the magic of an oven and a little honey and thyme. Ain’t life grand? Cooking time: 10 mins prep, 20 mins cooking, (30 […]

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