Chocolate Fruit And Nut Cake

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Chocolate Fruit And Nut Cake

I found this recipe in the Linda Collister’s recipe book Chocolate.    Linda Collister is an experienced cook and baker having trained in Paris and London.  She is the author of numerous baking books of which this is one – I’ve already tabbed quite a few recipes that I want to make. This recipe requires themore »

Chicken Korma

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Chicken Korma

I wanted to cook something for St David’s Day as I was born in Wales and spend a lot of time working there or seeing family. Unfortunately, I wasn’t at all prepared and in the end didn’t get round to making a traditional Welsh dish. However, the Welsh love curries (as a lot of othermore »

Vanilla Shortbread

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Vanilla Shortbread

This recipe is from Nigella’s recipe book ‘Forever Summer‘.   When my friend tipped me off about making possets with shortbread, she mentioned that the shortbread was one of Nigella’s.  So I took a look and decided to try it out.  I had looked for other shortbread recipes, and was I intrigued that Nigella used icingmore »

Lemon Possets

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Lemon Possets

This week a friend said to me that she had made lemon possets with shortbread over the weekend.  She found they were delicious and easy and quick to make. So, as someone always on the lookout for easy but tasty recipes I thought I’d copy her and make the same!  And she was so rightmore »