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Chicken Noodle Soup

TweetIt’s soup season! Cold nights curled up on the sofa call for a lovely big bowl of steaming soup. After I made my Chinese-style roasted ham, I used the resulting stock to make some rather delicious chicken noodle soup. I … Continue reading

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Chinese-Style Roasted Ham

TweetI’ve taken to roasting my own ham this year and recently tried something different. Although I do prefer my good old honey and mustard version, Chinese-style wasn’t too bad either (and very, very easy). Same method as before, but this … Continue reading

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Spicy Pork Shoulder Steaks

TweetThe other night I made a some spicy pork shoulder steaks for dinner that were rather good, if I say so myself! Shoulder steaks are not only cheaper than pork loins, I personally think they’re tastier and more succulent. This … Continue reading

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Roasted Butternut Squash and Sweet Potato Soup

TweetIt’s October and the nights are drawing in… which means it’s time to start making all those delicious, comforting and warming meals that make you go nom, nom, nom (for those of you who aren’t aware, that’s the official term … Continue reading

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Pork and Mushroom Pie

TweetI made a pie. And it was good!  To be fair, I cheated by using ready rolled puff pastry (but does anyone actually make their own puff pastry? I think not). For my first attempt, I am pretty chuffed. Here’s … Continue reading

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