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The Champions League Final, a Paella Recipe and British Tomato Week 16/05/2019
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British Tomato Week: Traditional Paella Recipe

It may look a bit odd, us posting this perfect paella recipe (a traditional Spanish recipe) for British Tomato Week. But…       Paella Ingredients 3 ½ cups of stock 1 ½  pounds of tomatoes, chopped Salt and black pepper ¼ cup of extra virgin olive oil 1 onion 1 tablespoon minced garlic 1 tablespoon tomato paste 2 teaspoons paprika 2 cups of short-grain rice   How to make a Paella Preheat your oven to 450 degrees. Warm the stock in a pan. Pop the tomatoes in a medium... Read More

Classic Jam Doughnut recipe 07/05/2019
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National Doughnut Week: Classic Jam Doughnut recipe

For National Doughnut Week, we’ve got some cracking recipes – check them out here – but in this blog, we’ve got a messy recipe for a jammy classic doughnut.   Ingredients 210g strong white flour, plus extra to sprinkle on after 15g caster sugar, plus extra to sprinkle on after 7g dried yeast ½ tsp salt 20g unsalted butter (at room temperature) 65ml whole milk 45ml warm water 1 egg 2 litres vegetable oil 6 tsp strawberry jam     Method Using a stand mixer or hand mixer, combine the... Read More

Easter Cake recipe 10/04/2019
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Easter Cake Recipe: Chocolate Nest Cake (from Irish Baking Adventures)

Our talented friend, Irish Baking Adventures has been incredibly busy in the kitchen, supplying us with a deliciously chocolatey recipe for a cake that is out-of-this-world perfect for Easter. INGREDIENTS CAKE 300g caster sugar 180g plain flour 50g good quality cocoa powder 1tsp baking powder 1 tsp baking soda 1 tsp salt 2 eggs 250ml milk 100g butter, melted 2 tsp vanilla extract 250ml boiling water   FILLING 1 tub mascarpone cheese 250ml cream 30g icing sugar 1tsp vanilla extract Orange food colouring   DRIZZLE 200g white chocolate Orange “Candy”... Read More

Line of Duty Blog 09/04/2019
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Dine of Duty: Classic Burger Recipe

Line of Duty is on BBC One every Sunday, so for this ‘Dine of Duty’, we’re looking at what we’re going to eat while we guess what’s going to happen next.   Well, this week we’ve been inspired by PC Bannerjee, who featured way back in Series One, when he offered to take little Ryan (kid on the bike) for a burger. Good for you, Kate Fleming, but can we please get back to the recipe?   Our Burger recipe is simply classic and is the only answer to the... Read More

Deep Fill Toastie Maker 08/04/2019
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National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day: The Simple Cheese Sandwich Recipe

The question on everybody’s lips: When is National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day? The answer everybody wants to hear: It’s Today! Not 100% healthy, but this Feel Good Friday, forget ‘Are Grilled Cheese Sandwiches good for you?’ and think about ‘What goes good with Grilled Cheese Sandwiches?’ Howzabout… Tomato Soup? Chips? Salad? Toasted Cheese Sandwich Recipe Ingredients 2 slices of wholemeal bread 2 slices of ham (optional) Slices of cheese (your choice, but we recommend Edam, Cheddar, Red Leicester, Emmental, Mozzarella, Monterey Jack and any other cheese you may think of)... Read More

01/04/2019
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Black Forest Gateau Recipe (By Angelica Day)

Our legendary guest blogger AngelicaDay’sKitchen is going above and beyond with her delicious recipes (not to mention the mouth-watering images that accompany them!) Here she is with a delicious Black Forest Gateau recipe, made with our very own Stand Food Mixer. With its chocolatey goodness, it is ideal for Easter.   Black Forest Gateaù The jam and cherry sauce are both very quickly put together I used a shop bought preserve to save time slice a few fresh strawberries for the filling. Usually, I don’t attempt intricate details on my... Read More

16/03/2019
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How good is our 2 slice Waffle Maker with adjustable temperature?

With excellent recipe ideas, the Andrew James 2 Slice Waffle Maker with adjustable temperature is the perfect appliance for breakfast in bed on a lazy Sunday morning or a great mid-week meal or even just a fill-you-up snack. Whether you prefer soft and fluffy waffles or dark and crispy ones, the adjustable temperature control dial on the Andrew James 2 Slice Waffle Maker with adjustable temperature allows you to choose your preferred waffle texture. Safe to use, the Andrew James 2 Slice Waffle Maker with adjustable temperature comes with a... Read More

13/03/2019
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Chicken & Ham Hock Pie Recipe (By Lord Lethris)

National Poultry Day is on the horizon and Lord Lethris, one of our legendary guest bloggers, has been working away on a recipe that has to be tasted to be believed.   Chicken & Ham Hock Pie Recipe Ingredients (No real measurements, we’re going in old skool! – This does about 3-4ish people): Some chicken breasts (Maybe 3) A lump of ham hock, or just a lump of gammon (pre-cooked – Morissons do it) A Pint of milk Plain Flour Some grated cheese (extra strong Mature is best) Coarse whole... Read More

12/03/2019
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St Patrick’s Day Recipe: Lemon & Ricotta Ring Cake (By Irish Baking Adventures)

Just when you thought our talented Guest Bloggers couldn’t get any more inspirational, here we have the sublime Irish Baking Adventures with a fantastic recipe that is just perfect for St. Patrick’s Day. This is a Lemon & Ricotta Cake – St Patrick’s Day Style Ingredients 170g unsalted butter, at room temperature 200g plain flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1 tsp salt 150g ricotta cheese 360g caster sugar 3 large eggs 1 tsp vanilla extract Zest of 1 to 2 lemons 2 tablespoons freshly squeezed lemon juice Green Colouring Chocolate... Read More

09/02/2019
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Easy Halogen Oven Pizza Recipe

Easy Homemade Pizza Recipe For the homemade pizza dough, you will need: 500g bread flour 325ml of warm water 1 sachet of dried yeast 2 tbsps of vegetable oil 1 tsp of brown sugar Method In one mixing bowl, blend the water, vegetable oil, brown sugar and yeast together. Be sure that the sugar is dissolved. In a second mixing bowl, sieve the flour and make a well in the middle of it, before pouring the liquid mixture into it. Mix the two together thoroughly to create a dough. Sprinkle... Read More