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“My Best Shot Photia” two weeks later

A couple of weeks back we visited Shah’s in Burnham on Sea and I ordered a chickpea starter described as Chot Photia. This is it in the photograph above. It was a slightly sweet, lightly spiced dish that I wanted … Continue reading

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In search of the truly great pizza

On our Tamariu holiday there is plenty of tapas and seafood to try but, like virtually everywhere, there are also pizza and pasta restaurants. I suggest that there is so little to go wrong in cooking either that they are … Continue reading

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A Birmingham Floating breakfast

On a drizzly early summer morning in Birmingham I had some time to kill and wandered the streets looking for an interesting place for breakfast. I fancied something a little different, away from the chains. My usual approach is to … Continue reading

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Cheesy Bacon Egg Cups

A while ago I saw a Tasty video entitled Cheesy Bacon Egg Cups on Facebook. I’ve subsequently found other potential sources and I am not sure where the original came from. It looked a pretty, easy and clever way of … Continue reading

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A welcome breakfast Escape from the rain.

  I used to think that, if you ever need a good cup of tea without paying a fortune, you should head for the market or the bus station. If you fancy some decent cake aim for a church fete … Continue reading

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Steak Tartare success

I absolutely adore steak tartare. It’s the natural extension for any steak lover who enjoys their cut cooked rare. Successful delivery is a dish which features good quality fillet steak and preserves its flavour whole adding texture and seasoning. When … Continue reading

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Am I the only one…? Cheese wi’ owt!

Have you ever discovered that there is a food combination that you take for granted but hardly anyone else follows? For me it is cheese. Not just any cheese. I love all sorts of cheese and hardly ever resort to … Continue reading

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Xmas Squeak

We’re doing well with using up food after Christmas but we faced an annual challenge. We always save the excess veg after Lunch and the phrase “bubble and squeak” gets mentioned. Bubble and Squeak sounds fantastic but is seldom executed … Continue reading

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