Mains, Yummy Recipes

Something Crass About Wee : Creamy Chicken With Asparagus and Tarragon

...because talk of the bathroom is always a great way to get people in the mood for cooking... Despite what goes on in the loo after eating large (or little) quantities of asparagus, I love the heck out of it.  When I was a kid fresh food wasn't really the, "in" thing (in our household… Continue reading Something Crass About Wee : Creamy Chicken With Asparagus and Tarragon

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Getting My Brit On : Coronation Chicken

No I'm not planning on getting down and skanky, shaving my head and toppling over in the street with a baby in tow.  As exciting as that trio of train-wreckage sounds (maybe a bald head would distract from the tormenting image of me wearing anything remotely skanky.  Who wouldn't want to see a borderline plus… Continue reading Getting My Brit On : Coronation Chicken

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Of The Saucepan Licking Variety : Creamy Tuna and Vegetable Mornay

Picture me sneaking into the kitchen under the guise of cleaning up the dinner mess, to loom suspiciously over the now empty saucepan and scrape the last little bits of the sauce onto a teaspoon and into my mouth.  Sadly some meals are just too tasty to wash down the drain, even if it's only… Continue reading Of The Saucepan Licking Variety : Creamy Tuna and Vegetable Mornay

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Mummy’s a Cheapskate : Carrot and Coriander (Cilantro) Soup

Soup probably isn't a go to meal for most in spring but here in London after a few weeks of warm weather (hooray!) the April showers have set in and there's a definite chill in the air.  I think most of us have hit a bit of a post-Easter slump and are trying to cut… Continue reading Mummy’s a Cheapskate : Carrot and Coriander (Cilantro) Soup