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Roasted cod, minted pea mash and crispy pancetta

Cod is not a fish I’ve cooked with much before. I generally think of it as quite boring, mild-flavoured and let’s face it, often better battered at your local chippy with a side of mushy peas. However, I’ve come to … Continue reading

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Leek and gorgonzola pasta with balsamic roasted tomatoes and crispy chorizo

Like most of my cooking, this meal was a ‘chuck whatever I have in the fridge together’ kind of affair. However I’ve chosen to blog about it because it was particularly scrumptious and, as always, quick and easy to make. We always … Continue reading

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Courgette, watercress, feta and pomegranate salad

Isn’t this pretty?! I can assure you it tastes pretty darn good too. I served this up on Saturday night while hosting my first ever ‘grown-up’ (it wasn’t…) dinner party hosted at the boyfriend’s house. Anyway, I was so excited … Continue reading

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Pork tenderloin with braised leeks and beans

I don’t tend to cook with pork (save for bacon of course, I lovvvve bacon). In fact I’d never cooked with pork fillet/tenderloin until today – and it was a surprising success! Not dry at all and the sweetness of … Continue reading

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Asian salmon and slaw

Salmon is not my favourite fish in the sea*. Most of the time I genuinely think I’d choose fish fingers over salmon. This is because it can often be so bland, overcooked and uninspiring. However THIS recipe is awesome. I … Continue reading

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