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Roast honey ginger beer can chicken with noodle salad

Roasting a chicken on a beer can on my barbecue is my favourite way of cooking a whole bird. The Vietnamese inspired¬†marinade¬†gave great flavour, even though the skin was pretty charred. This would well as a marinade on chicken wings … Continue reading

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Vegetable, lentil and quinoa burger patties

This is a variation on my previous mushroom, lentil and quinoa burger patties using what I had at the time and to show how versatile the recipe is. The aubergine and courgette give great flavour, and I liked the difference … Continue reading

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Coriander yoghurt dressing

90g Greek yoghurt 90g coriander leaves finely diced 1 clove of garlic minced 1/2 tsp Dijon mustard Salt Combine ingredients, taste and serve. So far I have had this with salmon, which I cooked in a bag with coriander root, … Continue reading

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Quick burger buns

I was wanting to make burgers when I got home tonight, but I did not have any buns, so I quickly whipped these up. Ingredients 1 Tbsp active yeast 2 Tbsp rye starter (optional) 1 cup warm water 1/3 cup … Continue reading

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Slow roast Spanish pork belly

I have no idea if they cook pork belly this way in Spain, but if they do not, they certainly should. The flavours I have used a definitely Spanish. The meat came out very tender and succulent, and the crackling … Continue reading

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Brioche buns

Brioche are a truly decadent bread, that can almost be though of as a yeasted cake. The liquid in this bread comes mostly from the eggs and butter. I was surprised by how little the dough rised during proving, but … Continue reading

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Spicy barbecue sauce

Ingredients 2 red onions finely diced 1 large clove garlic finely diced 1/4 tsp cayenne pepper 1/2 tsp ground cumin 1 tsp sweet smoked paprika 1/4 cup dry fino sherry 1/2 cup apple cider vinegar 1 Tbsp brown sugar 1 … Continue reading

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