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    Chocolate Orange Mousse – Tuesday Quick Recipe

    Chocolate Orange Mousse Ingredients 3 eggs (separate the yolk and the egg whites) approx 75ml orange juice 150g milk or dark chocolate   Equipment Microwave safe bowl Pyrex dish   Stand mixer Or Whisk Method Melt chocolate over low heat…

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    Hot Chocolate Stirrers – Tuesday Quick Recipe

    Hot Chocolate Stirrers Ingredients 300g chocolate of your choice (white, dark or milk – even a combination hmmm!)   Equipment Cupcake cases Lollipop sticks Microwave safe bowl Or Pyrex dish Saucepan Method Push a small hole in the middle of…

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    Simple Black Forest Desserts – Tuesday Quick Recipe

    Simple Black Forest Desserts Ingredients 500ml double cream ½ tsp vanilla extract 2 tbsp icing sugar 250g Christmas cake or rich fruitcake   390g jar of black cherries in syrup (drain and save the syrup for drizzling later) 50g dark chocolate, chopped  …

  • Mulled Wine

    Mulled Wine – Tuesday Quick Recipe

    Mulled Wine Ingredients 750ml bottle of red wine 1 sliced clementine   1 cinnamon stick 1 star anise   3 dried figs 4 cloves   3 black peppercorns    50ml brandy   Equipment Large saucepan Spoon   Method Pour the red wine into a large saucepan.…

  • Stuffing Balls

    Stuffing Balls – Tuesday Quick Recipe

    Stuffing Balls Ingredients 1 tbsp olive oil   1 large onion 2 sticks celery (stringed and finely chopped) 2 tbsp ground cloves 15g dried apricots (roughly chopped) 75g peeled chestnuts 75g ground almonds 100g wholemeal bread, crusts removed and roughly torn (about 6 slices) Small handful of parsley…

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    Cinnamon Swirls – Tuesday Quick Recipe

    Cinnamon Swirls Ingredients 350g can ready-made croissant dough 30g unsalted butter   2 tsp ground cinnamon   6 tbsp soft light brown sugar Plain flour for dusting Equipment Saucepan Cake tin Method Heat oven to 180ºC/160ºC fan (Gas 4). Line a…

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    Chocolate Cake – Tuesday Quick Recipe

    Chocolate Cake Ingredients 115g unsalted butter 190g brown sugar 100g granulated sugar   1 large egg 235ml buttermilk 1 tsp vanilla extract 195g plain flour 60g cocoa powder 1/4 tsp bicarbonate of soda 1/2 tsp baking powder 1/4 tsp table…

  • Chocolate Battenberg Cake

    Chocolate Battenberg Cake – Tuesday Quick Recipe

    Chocolate Battenberg Cake Ingredients 350g butter at room temperature, plus extra for greasing 350g caster sugar 6 large free-range eggs ½ tbsp vanilla extract 2 tbsp milk 285g self-raising flour 50g ground almonds 40g cocoa powder 125g raspberry jam  …

  • Sheppards Pie

    Sheppards Pie – Tuesday Quick Recipe

    Sheppards Pie This dish is ideal for our Sunday dinners. Ingredients 1 small shoulder of lamb (with bone left in, roughly 2kg) Olive oil 4 red onions 4 carrots 2.5kg potatoes 15g rosemary 4 tbsp butter 100g cheddar cheese 1…

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    Lemon Duffins – Tuesday Quick Recipe

    Lemon Duffins Duffins are cross between donuts and muffins – we make these undoubtedly more often we should! Ingredients 115g Lightly Salted Butter 150g Caster Sugar 1 Large Egg 2 tsp Lemon Extract 225ml Whole Milk 150g Lemon Curd  …