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Creamy pea and ham pasta

*Apologies to anyone who thinks they’ve already had this recipe – the last time I posted it, it didn’t work properly! When I go home to Boston, I always pop into our family’s favourite butcher’s shop, Carl Dunham’s on the … Continue reading

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Perfect strogonoff

We had a wonderful joint of rare roast beef at the weekend and, unusually, there was a fair bit leftover – time for a cheat’s stroganoff for supper! I trimmed my rare beef into thin strips and added them to the … Continue reading

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Passion fruit crème brulée 

This delicious creamy dessert with the subtle tang of passion fruit is one of my new favourites. It’s a doddle to make and there’s nothing like the sharp crack of the crisp brulée topping when you break into it with … Continue reading

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Sicilian pasta with cauliflower and tomato cream sauce

I’m in the process of writing a new book about cooking with vegetables so I’m constantly on the lookout for new ways to cook with some old favourites. I’m used to putting cauliflower with cream, cheese or spice but not … Continue reading

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Chocolate crème brûlée surprise

You’ll probably need cheering up this morning after the election results and, if you want to make a dinner party-worthy dessert that will make you friends for life, look no further than this chocolate crème brûlée surprise. It’s ridiculously simple … Continue reading

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