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Lamb and spinach curry with black beans

I used to make this delicious lamb and spinach curry with raw lamb neck fillet but it’s actually a really good way to use up leftover roast lamb instead of making something more traditional like shepherd’s pie. Β It’s important to … Continue reading

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Suffolk venison chilli with black beans

As regular readers of the pigeoncottage.com blog will know, I’m having a bit of a love affair with venison at the moment. It has a wonderfully rich, meaty flavour, it’s lower in fat and cholesterol than beef and it has … Continue reading

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Mel’s Diner black and red bean chilli with cumin cornbread

Cornbread and chilli – perfect companions The cumin-flavoured chilli is inspired by one we enjoyed a few years ago in San Francisco at the original Mel’s Diner used in the classic film ‘American Graffiti’. Using both black beans and red … Continue reading

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