Lunch

Rhubarb Chutney

My brother in law very kindly gave us a lovely selection of his home grown produce today that included a lovely bunch of rhubarb. Having a lovely piece of ham boiling away on the hob for salads, I decided to make a Rhubarb Chutney instead of the usual tart or crumble. The recipe I used is adapted from Nigella Lawson’s …

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Mayonnaise

This mayonnaise recipe from Rachel Allen’s book ‘Home Cooking’ is very good. It makes 300ml & keeps really well in the fridge for at least a week. The only thing I did different from the recipe was to add a squeeze of lemon juice at the end. I just like the flavour it gives the mayo, you can decide for yourself whether …

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Date Night

Well I’m pleased to say that the food Mr Simply Homemade cooked for our latest ‘Date Night’ was delicious. We started with Thai Fish Cakes & Chilli Sauce Thai Fish Cakes & Chilli Sauce (Serves 4)-Recipe taken from current issue of Easy Food Magazine 1-2 tbsp Vegetable Oil, plus extra for frying 2 garlic cloves. Crushed 3 red chillies, deseeded & finely …

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