Browsing All Posts filed under »Claire«

Pretzel Dogs

June 20, 2015

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The first of a new series of monthly posts for the Center Parcs Blog: Pretzel Dogs with Beer Cheese Dip.

Lemon Loaf Cake

May 25, 2015

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Sometimes you just need a no-nonsense cake. One for the weekend, obligingly providing slices of dense, butteriness with every cup of tea. One for when friends are calling in and you want to offer sustenance, but nothing too fussy. One to wrap in foil and take on a camping trip or to stuff into a rucksack for a walk on […]

George’s Focaccia

April 18, 2015

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Focaccia - Just bread with nice bits in.

Rhubarb Ginger Lime

April 10, 2015

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Rhubarb, Ginger and Lime - The long and the short of it.

Donut Holes

March 25, 2015

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No doughnuts were harmed in the making of these holes.

Cheese Scones & New Kitchens

March 2, 2015

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Can it be true? Can my kitchen finally be finished and I can get on with all the cooking? Seriously, it felt like years to get this far (11 to be precise) First we revelled in the idea of going out for dinner and several takeaways per week, but it’s surprising how quickly the novelty […]

Gingerbread

December 21, 2014

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This old fashioned Gingerbread tastes more delicious than the simple recipe has any right to. Sometimes the old ones are the best.

Apple Turnovers

December 17, 2014

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It’s been a while, so I thought I’d break us in gently with a nice, simple turnover. We’ve been through a lot you and I. We’ve made good things and bad things, sown stuff and grown stuff, been places and filled our faces. I feel sad that I’ve not been sharing, but there are times […]

Melonade

October 4, 2014

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I carried a watermelon.

Barbecue Pizza

September 29, 2014

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Stone-baked pizza - from a barbecue. Maybe we don't need that fancy wood fired oven after all.

Brisket in a Bun

September 15, 2014

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Things work out for the best when we all know where we stand. I stand next to the oven so I can pull the best bits off the brisket when it's cooked.

Chocolate Dream Cake

August 13, 2014

25

Choose life: Choose a big meringuey pudding that takes up a whole shelf in the fridge and a weeks worth of calories in your belly.

Much Ado About Muffins

August 2, 2014

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I have written this solely for the purposes of calling a post 'Much Ado About Muffins'. It's all I got.

Thai Bites

July 15, 2014

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Tasty turkey Thai things. Great in a wrap, or just in your face.

Deadheading

June 8, 2014

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A day of set photography for a Radio 4 Crime Comedy.

Three Shortcut Meals

June 3, 2014

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Some days I want delicious food and I want it NOW. Who am I kidding? That's pretty much all the days.

Chicken Fried Rice

May 29, 2014

15

Fried Rice - no fancy gadgets required.

Simply Shortbread

May 22, 2014

20

Butter, sugar, flour = tasty

Chilli Dogs

May 18, 2014

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Chilli dogs and toasted marshmallows for our first barbecue of 2014.