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Parmesan-crusted Lamb Medallions with Feta Salad

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This is a beautiful light and tasty dish with a great marriage of textures: moist, juiciness from the lamb; crunchiness from the coating; crispness from the salad; creaminess from the … Continue reading

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Japanese Crispy Beef

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  My wife bought me a chip pan for Christmas. Nothing special. Ordinary, bog standard pan with a basket. But it’s brilliant. The last time I used a chip pan … Continue reading

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Twice-Cooked Ham with Dr Pepper Glaze

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This is a wonderful Christmas ham: sticky and sweet, flaky yet moist. A real winner. It was originally a recipe for glazed ribs, but I’ve adapted it for gammon. And … Continue reading

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Tom Kerridge’s Christmas Turkey Roll with Sage & Onion Stuffing (adapted for Turkey Breast)

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This recipe comes from Tom Kerridge’s magnificent book ‘Proper Pub Food’, which my friend Danny bought me for Christmas. Unfortunately, I couldn’t wait until the 25th to get stuck in … Continue reading

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‘Hello Fresh’ Italian Polpetti Soup with Conchiglie (and get a £10 off voucher code)

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Every now and then, a housedad needs a break from cooking. All that shopping, and measuring, and chopping takes its toll. And so for a few days over the last … Continue reading

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Recipe Shed: Roast Loin of Lamb with Feta & Chilli Cous Cous

This is a fabulously tasty midweek or weekend ‘impress-your-partner’ roast. Incredibly quick and simple to prepare; incredibly quick and simple to cook. Incredibly quick and simple to eat. Lamb fat … Continue reading

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Listography: 5 favourite cookbooks

I love this challenge from Katetakes5’s Listography this week. Let me re-phrase that: I LOVE THIS CHALLENGE. As a former cookery magazine Editor and virtual owner of the Recipe Shed, … Continue reading

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Here’s the proof: I’m not an Alfalfa Male! (Note: look away now if you’re squeamsh)

A mum at my sons’ Christmas fair said I wasn’t an Alpha Male on Saturday because I was making soup and mulled wine, whereas her husband wouldn’t be seen dead … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review: The ultimate meat and cheese experience: Bistro Du Vin, Soho, London

On the rare occasions I am allowed out of the house for good behaviour and relieved of my ironing and child-nagging duties, I like to do it in style. When … Continue reading

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