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Iris’ top lasagna (Iris= sous chef;-))

Though I am the one with the cooking (sous-chef) diploma in the house, having such a dedicated and passionate cook around has meant no cooking for me in the last year! 242 more words


Meatball carbonara

I caught an episode of Jamie Oliver’s new ‘5 ingredients’ cookery show the other night and I thought I’d give his meatball carbonara a whirl. He’s very keen to prove that you don’t need a lot of skill, time or complex lists of ingredients to prepare good quality, freshly made meals and this turned out to be a tasty, easy midweek supper. 430 more words


Creamy cauliflower risotto with a crispy anchovy crumb

I am (slowly) writing a new book about cooking with vegetables and finding new ways to use old favourites is leading me in some interesting directions. 590 more words


Cajun Chicken and Sausage Pasta

One-Pot Cajun Chicken and Sausage Alfredo Pasta. That’s a mouthful!

This recipe was at the end of a blog post that I neither had the time nor patience to read. 524 more words


Tasty Chicken & Potato Pie

 What could be better than a tasty chicken pie in a yummy white sauce, topped with cheesy mashed potatoes?! Nothing!! :)

Put peeled and cut potatoes in cold salted water, and bring to a boil. 134 more words

Potato, Turnip and cream

Cooking time: 15 mins

Preparation time: 10 mins


  • 500g turnip, peeled and diced
  • 1 medium potato, peeled and diced
  • 3 tbsp. cream
  • Salt and black pepper…
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