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Elderflower Cordial and Lollies

Yas and I made Elderflower cordial…..

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Lemonade and Lemonade Lollies

Cordials, lemonades and lollies. Ice lollies are easily made with cordial and homemade, if you can be bothered, are even better. You can buy ice lolly holders, but small empty yoghurt pots work really well.  (see just here above)   … Continue reading

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Confit of Potatoes with Roast Salmon and a Lemon, Mint Salsa

Warm, soft potato slices melt in olive oil, crispy skinned salmon sits on fresh leaves wearing a mint and lemony dressing. An extravagant dish, but worth every penny. You could flavour the oil with whole garlic cloves, strip of lemon … Continue reading

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Marrow Stuffed with Lemon and Mustard Barley Risotto

Just had this for dinner……. Marrow, the ‘Billy No Mates’ of vegetables. Petra reintroduced me to the idea of making friends with a marrow. (She cooks hers with lamb, cinnamon and cous cous.) Really gorgeous and really juicey…… I’m with … Continue reading

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Slow Cooked Pork Belly with Lemon, Garlic and Fennel Seed

The crackling crunches, then dissolves  in your mouth. The meat pulls softly and gently from the bone and melts……… 2 tablespoons fennel seeds 4 lemons 5 cloves garlic 1/2 tablespoon dried chilli flakes 1 large piece of pork belly on … Continue reading

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Courgette Dip

For Susie,  Linda and Roisin or anyone else with an allotment or garden that’s about to really give birth to a load of courgettes…. This is a version of my friend Maxine Clark’s recipe for a Middle Eastern courgette puree. … Continue reading

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Pork, Lemon and Tarragon Patties with Roasted New Potatoes

I really like making patties. Little tasty burgers I guess. They’re cheap and really easy to throw together. http://www.youtube.com/watch patties fryin

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Artichoke Risotto with Lemony Brown Butter Capers

An oven -baked Artichoke Risotto with Brown Butter Capers This recipe went in my Stella magazine menu last Sunday. Cheat’s Dinner Party 21 March 2010 This is the one that Amy, Susan and I made when we did our podcast. … Continue reading

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