Category Archives: Recipes

These are recipes that are firm family favourites at Pigeon Cottage HQ plus a few new experiments we’d like to share.

Lasagne, Pigeon Cottage style

This is my classic, deli-style lasagne recipe with a rich, tomato and beef mince filling and a deliciously creamy béchamel sauce topping. It takes a bit of effort to make each layer but the end result is so worth it. … Continue reading

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Spiced chunky ‘oven chips’

I quite like rice and pasta dishes but my favourite carb has to be the mighty potato. Mashed, in a gratin, roasted, baked or sautéed – all delicious. These spiced and chunky ‘oven chips’ go down a treat at friends … Continue reading

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Jumbo prawn curry with tomatoes

My favourite prawn curry up till now has always been spicy prawns with courgettes. Well, that is until now… just love this one. Jumbo prawns in a delicious coconut sauce, fragrant with curry leaves and fresh ginger; serve with fluffy … Continue reading

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Grilled cod with savoy cabbage and bacon

We have a new fishmonger who brings his van to the village on Fridays now so I thought I’d try out his wares. I bought a fabulous piece of thick cod loin fillet and it was just delicious – way … Continue reading

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