Anyone else been watching Lose Weight For Good by Tom Kerridge on Wednesday night? or on BBC iPlayer. I have loved Tom Kerridge for years since seeing him on Great British Menu, on Saturday Morning Kitchen or other shows he’s presented. I’ve got two of his cookbooks and his fish burger and pies are a family favourite.
It’s cold, it’s winter and you want something warm to eat. So you go on Pinterest looking for ideas and come across Humble Chicken Stew by Jamie Oliver. This recipe is from his Save with Jamie cookbook he brought out two years ago. I liked the fact that this time he was using up ingredients and being cost friendly.
I’ve read the 25 Questions Food Tag, I’ve decided to I had to answer the questions… it’s about food! If you’ve been reading my blog for a while you might have noticed my love for cooking. 1. What’s your favorite breakfast? If it’s me cooking then its avocado on toast. If I’m feeling naughty it’s Waitrose buttermilk pancakes (delicious) if I’m hungover it’s a bacon buttie. 2. How do you drink your coffee? I like mine with flavor, hazelnut or salted caramel cappuccino. 3. What’s on your favourite sandwich? BLT…. 4. Soup or Salad? I would choose… Read More
I love mac n cheese. I think it comes from my days of living in America. As Kraft mac n cheese was cheap and easy to cook. Since you can now find it in the UK and it doesn’t cost a fortune. A box costs £3 but you can get 3 packs for £1 from Poundland. There perfect as you just add hot water and leave for 3mins and it becomes this creamy instant pasta dish. When I lived with my Dad he introduced me to the Barefoot Countess a aka Ina Garten…. Read More
Have you been watching Nigella Lawson new TV series on BBC 1 called At The Table? I have and I’ve been loving it. I’ve been wanting to try a few of her new recipes. I thought I would start with her quick and easy chicken tray bake. Now I know a lot of people have issues with recipes as it means having a very vast cupboard. Like you I don’t have a chilli cupboard. However you can change some ingredients. For example this one needed vermouth, I don’t have any in so substituted… Read More
Baking with a legend is inspired by the participants from Great British Bake Off and Masterchef. It was launched to give everyone a chance to participate in a master class cookery with one of these legends. Josh the founder launched the business as Great British Bake Off inspired him to pick up a spoon and start baking. As all us bakers who love to bake, we are always after tips and classes to improve our skills. He approached the bake off participants to come and do classes in both Manchester and London… Read More