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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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Pea and Ham Soup

TweetSweet peas and salty ham – it’s a perfect combo. Pea and ham soup is even more satisfying if you’ve roasted your own ham, but if not, chopped pancetta or bacon lardons are just as good. Using my leftover ham … Continue reading

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Garlic, Chilli and Herb Chicken

TweetIt’s rare that I’ll ever roast a plain chicken with just butter, salt and pepper. I usually like to spice it up and give it a twist – whether that be with Indian flavours, a Chinese mix or just whatever … Continue reading

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