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Cheese, Ham and Onion Tart

Originally posted on Cooking At Zero Degrees:
Rustic Flan I refuse to call this Quiche. Not because I don’t bake Quiche, but because this is not one! It is a tart, good and proper, or if you are feeling a…

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Tempura Squid with Garlic or Curry Mayonnaise.

Originally posted on Cooking At Zero Degrees:
We fancied having a sort of Spanish-style afternoon meal.  Any excuse of some nice white Spanish wine. Anyway, choice was limited at the fishmonger, we got there late, so the result has been…

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Prawn Cocktail

Originally posted on Cooking At Zero Degrees:
Prawn Cocktail Well, it’s hot in London. So hot, that it reminds me of the last time it felt this way – to me at least – and that’s back in the 1970’s.…

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Treacle Spiced Biscuits

Oh, window cleaners arriving first thing tomorrow and there are no biscuits in the house to go with their pots of tea. The nearest shop is closed, so it’s a rummage through the cupboard to see what can be baked. … Continue reading

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In Season – May

This is only a guide to seasonal fruit and vegetables. Of course, many are available all the time because of imports, and some are now grown for most of the year and they are included on these lists. Supporting local … Continue reading

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Elderflower Gin Cocktail

Here’s a new one. We were given some Elderflower Liqueur (it’s called St Germain but I have no idea why). What to do with it, will it work? At 40 percent proof you can hardly go wrong. So here’s the … Continue reading

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In Season – April

April This is only a guide to seasonal fruit and vegetables. Of course, many are available all the time because of imports, and some are now grown for most of the year and they are included on these lists. Supporting … Continue reading

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