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Basic Scotch Eggs

My first ever blog is about cooking. I don’t think anybody expected that!

In all the time I have been with my wife I have not been much of a cook, nothing much past jacket potatoes, a bit of cauliflower cheese and I’m sure I managed a cottage pie once but that was perhaps the peak of my culinary achievement. 949 more words


A Traveller's Treat: Making Scotch Eggs

Scotch eggs originated in London, UK in 1738 and are perhaps inspired by the Moghul dish nargisi kofta or “Narcissus meatballs”. These little delicious treats are an ideal traveller’s companion and a common picnic food. 341 more words

La Zizi's Cookbook

English High Tea & Classic Roast Beef with Mini Yorkshire Puds

Week 11 – England

ENGLISH High Tea and Roast Beef with Yorkies

A Brief History of the Mighty Mother Nation – First inhabited in the Early Stone Age making England, one of the oldest nations in the world. 1,583 more words


It's Meatless Monday-Vegetarian Scotch Eggs

I’m always looking for ways to turn meat centric recipes into vegetarian ones and my next challenge was the Scotch egg. A childhood favorite of mine, and if you’re not familiar with it, it’s a simple recipe of a hardboiled egg encased in sausagemeat. 401 more words

Meatless Mondays

The Foods I've Come to Love in the UK

So London isn’t the first city that comes to mind when many people think of major food destinations.  But I’ll be damned if there isn’t a plethora of good options, many of which, I was surprised to learn about. 407 more words


New Year….New Blog from our trip to Walt Disney World!

Welcome to A Little Bit of Blah’s new blog!

I’m so excited to finally get caught up from the holidays & have time to share a little more about me.   391 more words

Christmas Vacation

Happy 2015

I like scotch eggs and was cooking a New Year’s feast for family that loves soft yolks. This was my attempt to see how little I could cook the yolks. 138 more words