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Chicken And Sweetcorn Soup

Chinese in inspiration, this soup makes a good main course meal but works equally well as a starter. If you don’t have fresh sweetcorn, frozen or even tinned is fine. 314 more words

Soups, Starters And Canapes

Smoked haddock with lentils

The recipe is from Nigel Slater’s Eat. The cream and the smoked haddock make a great combination. Enough for 2:


Mushroom and chick pea curry

This recipe is adapted from one which first appeared in Waitrose’s Kitchen magazine in March 2014. Enough for 2:


Stir-fry with peanuts

Enough for 2-3 people:

  • 2 tbsp oil
  • 1 red onion (sliced)
  • A piece of ginger (c. 2cm cube – chopped)
  • 1 clove of garlic (crushed/chopped)
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Simple chicken pilaf

This is based on a recipe which appeared in Sainsbury’s live well for less magazine (Issue 04). Enough for 2:

  • 2 tbsp oil
  • 1 boned chicken breast (cut in to smallish chunks)
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Fried halloumi with new potatoes, spinach and fried egg

Maybe you’re beginning to sense a theme on the blog?! Food that’s quick to make when one’s busy, perhaps? Well that’s what my life looks like right now. 159 more words

Quick Suppers

Spaghetti with courgette and smoked salmon

When work is busy I usually cook pasta for dinner. It’s quick and easy yet satisfying. This version with creamy spaghetti, courgette and cold-smoked salmon feels fresh after a long day at the office. 113 more words

Fish & Seafood