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speckles, spots, and toads

Some foods have unusual names over here. I’m quite fond of of a delicious English ale, “Old Speckled Hen”. It has a lovely burnt caramel-y flavor, and pairs well with my favorite meal made by RG, called “Toad in the Hole” (sausages in Yorkshire pudding). 49 more words

Tess Kincaid

Veggie Toad in the Hole

Well the weather is shit. Work is mental. Thank goodness it’s comfort food season. I was kinda dreading autumn/winter time coming around as I’m so used to cooking up lots of meats, casseroles etc. 279 more words


An Antipodean QandA

I came across this very silly video on Facebook in which 16 Australians pose questions relating to quirky British customs or Australian myths. To help the poor souls out, I’ve offered up some replies which I hope will *prove helpful  (*confuse them even more) 463 more words

Basic One Eyed Jacks

I began the Great Family Food Experiment at the very beginning: breakfast. Apples and Boom Boom have fallen into a pattern of starting their day with cereal and I am bound and determined to change that. 460 more words


British Toad in the Hole (Sausages in a batter mix)

Toad in the Hole


Serves 2–4 depending on appetite

3tbsp beef dripping or lard
6 sausages
2 eggs
100g plain flour, sifted
85ml whole milk… 169 more words

Great British Food

Friday night cooking

Friday is normally pub night so dinner is either an all day slow cook or, in better weather, something relatively quick and easy. This week we did toad in the hole, which isn’t the quickest of meals to be fair, but leaving the batter to relax for an hour provided the window to visit the pub. 399 more words


Best ever toad in the hole recipe

Comfort food at its finest

Toad in the hole is one of those real comfort food recipes that we all remember from childhood. It’s simple, uncomplicated and honest food, food which gives you a hug when you’re feeling tired at the end of a hard day. 514 more words