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A" treat" day

Dad and mum here, so well I always do that kind of “making an effort cooking”! So did some normal classics but for our last evening I thought I do a pudding :-) … 201 more words


Chinese duck and hoi sin "pizza".

Tonight’s tea was a bit of an invention test really that worked pretty well! I got 2 duck breasts out of the freezer this morning intending to make a lovely tea tonight of duck breast with red wine sauce, dauphinoise potato but after a few too many wines last night I lost the motivation to be bothered and started craving pizza! 448 more words


Five Spice Sticky Chicken Legs

A busy week at work meant food prep for afternoon munchies was required. Can’t beat a roasted chicken leg, super cheap, super easy and super filling. 109 more words


Friday Recipe Exchange: Spices and Sauces

I’m heading out for a much needed girls’ day out with LFern. But I didn’t want to leave you without a recipe exchange. I thought it would be fun to focus on one of JeffreyW’s specialties, he likes to make his own spice mixes and hot sauces. 477 more words


Chinese Five Spice

I was browsing among various recipes for green beans and noticed a call for Chinese five spice in one of them and wondered if I had the ingredients to make my own.   238 more words


Dutch ducks say 'KWEK!'

8th March 2015

Crispy Peking duck pancakes! Well… sort of. These were followed by a fragrant veggie and noodle soup.

I needed to use the duck breast out of my… 133 more words

Banana Chocolate Pudding

This is about one of the simplest and tatsiest recipes I have ever devised. I needed a quick and easy dessert for a dinner I was hosting where at least one of the expected guests was vegetarian leaning vegan. 213 more words