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soup moroccan broad bean

Moroccan-spiced broad bean soup recipe 

    A satisfying vegetarian main, packed with nutritious ingredients   Xanthe Clay 12 MARCH 2020 • 5:00PM This is based on the Moroccan soup, harira, which is traditionally eaten every

Salad with zing! Not rough on the waistline

Prawn and Avocado Salad 1 of 3 Photo by Jazzy Joanne2 of 3 Photo by shlaskar3 of 3 ADD YOUR PHOTOS INGREDIENTS9 PREP TIME01:10 SERVES6 BY: Kaz RATING: 4 reviews DIFFICULTY: Easy Salad with zing!


Pancake Day is Tuesday 13th Feb

Traditional English Pancake Recipe   Prep: 5 mins, Cook: 5 mins Enough for 12 pancakes   Keep them coming piping hot !   Pancake Day aka Shrove Tuesday  in the


Cranachan for afters

Cranachan is a traditional Scottish dessert.   Nowadays it is usually made from a mixture of whipped cream, whisky, honey, and fresh raspberries topped with toasted oatmeal.   Earlier recipes

HAGGIS- Its More than a Fast Food

    Hall’s Haggis from Asda at £1.60 – Not all outlets sell it so I went to see the Manager at Bishop Auckland Branch because the boys there said

Cheese Potatoes

Hot Cheesy Potatoes

  Bake em in the oven in their jackets Then cut them in half  Allow to cool a little  and scoop out the potato from the jacket  put in a

LOVE LAMB WEEK – Sept. 1st – 7th

Recipes: Three tasty lamb meals   Fresh Lamb Chops at £9-£10 per Kilo from most good Butchers- The Radical   FW Reporter Friday 18 August 2017 6:05   Love Lamb

Figgy Pudding Recipe

Warm sticky figgy pudding 45 Cook time  30 Prep time  4 Serves  Easy Skill Ingredients 150g chopped dried pitted dates 50g chopped dried figs 480ml water 1 tsp bicarbonate of

The Shock of Heat in the Kitchen

Too Many Cooks using Stock Cubes are Spoiling the broth   The Radical 6th June 2016 STOCK CUBES.   Next time you go to the cupboard to use a stock

John Torode – See off the Salt !

Seasoning and Spice In Cooking If you were in Hungary, the Salt and Pepper cruet would be placed on the table, but if you were to use them it would

Baking without Sugar

Crunchy Scones for Diabetics to Have with Soup, Instead of Bread ? 225gms Wholemeal Flour225gms White Flour1 Scant Tsp Salt1 Scant Tsp Bicarbonate of Soda1 Scant Tsp Cream of Tartar60gms

Pan de Sal

Pandesal Recipe   Pandesal or Bread of Salt (which is also the title of a popular short story written by NVM Gonzales) is probably the most popular bread in the

A Figgy Christmas to All

Figgy Christmas pudding Prep: 1 hr Cook: 1 hr – 3 hrs Easy Makes a 500ml, 1-litre and 2-litre pudding A classic that every Christmas table should have. Make ahead


  The end of  November is Stir Up Sunday- Originally to stir up the congregation ?   “Stir up, we beseech the O Lord Stir up, we beseech thee,the pudding

A Steak Out

                How to cook the perfect steak and make it into a magnificent meal.                  Jason Atherton has worked with some of the toughest and most innovative chefs in the business.

Preserving Fruity Red Toms

How to bottle tomatoes-   Tomatoes are the only vegetable it is safe to bottle (or “can”) without the use of a pressure canner; this is because they are quite

Milliganscrawny or Mulligatawny

Mulligatawny From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   Mulligatawny Type Soup Place of origin Sri Lanka Serving temperature Hot Main ingredients black pepper Cookbook:Mulligatawny  Mulligatawny Mulligatawny (derived from Tamil மிளகு தண்ணீர்)/ˌmʌlɨɡəˈtɔːni/

10 Health Benefits of Curry

10 health benefits of curry 11 – It makes you drink more water -Radical By Rachael Anne Hill Happy National Curry Week! Think of a healthy meal and a curry

How to make Great Chips

The best chips you have ever tasted   The secret of good chips is to cook them twice at two different temperatures, so you will need a deep pan and

Cookery- Slow Cooked Courgettes

Slow cooked courgettes (serves 4) This is the recipe I come back to time and time again during the summer months when courgettes are in abundance. 8 firm, medium-sized unblemished

Cookery- Gorging on Courgettes

Courgette, potato & cheddar soup By Good Food Cooking time Prep: 15 mins Cook: 15 mins Skill level Easy Servings Serves 8 This freezable soup is a delicious way to

Cookery- Apple & Blackberry Pie

Apple blackberry pie 1hr10min About this recipe: One of the best fruit combinations for a pie! Chunky apple slices add texture while the blackberries add a natural sweetness and a

Cookery- Cooking with Mutton

Cooking with mutton Lamb is all well and good – but for a fuller flavour, make the most of mutton. Stevie Parle gets to grips with a sheep’s carcase for

Cookery- A Better Beef Stew

A Better Beef Stew 500g Stewing beef 1 bottle red wine (Phu Yuk ?)Chopped OnionCelery  ( Or Green Pepper )Parsley  or ( Mixed Herbs ) Rosemary/ThymeA Bay Leaf or TwoCarrotPotatoParsnip

Cookery- Why Microwave Cooking is best.

Why Microwave Food?   It’s fast! Generally, cooking food takes one-fourth the time in the microwave than it takes in your conventional oven. It’s cool! Cooking heat is created within

Cookery-Half the Garden Soup

Half the Garden Soup 500g sliced Onions Olive Oil or Butter 500g ripe Tomatoes Your choice Peas Carrots Beetroots Courgettes French Beans Chard Leaves Spinach Kale Leaves Sweat the Onions