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Gourmet Mini Burgers with Decadent Dressings

Ingredients for 4 servings 600g of minced beef meat 3 table spoons of onions cut in dice and sautéed 3 table spoons of chopped parsley 1 egg 2 or 3 spoons of bread crumbs Salt and pepper Spices of your choice (optional) 12 small buns made with a Tefal Kitchen machine. Garnishes Some lettuce leaves […]


Photopolymer Print

By Debbie Rijns Precious Metal Clay Project 1 Requirements Photopolymer Plate Exposing Unit Dense black permanent pen i.e. Sharpie A nice sunny day or a UV lamp Drawing of choice on clear acetate Nail Brush Bull dog clips Water Instructions Decide on the design you like and use your black pen to draw on the […]

Chef At Home

Croissant Pudding

Yield: 6 – 8 servings Ingredients 8 croissants, dried and stale, cut in half 2 cups milk 2 cups 35% whipping cream 4 eggs 1/2 cup honey 1 teaspoon nutmeg 1 teaspoon vanilla Method Preheat your oven to 350°. Lightly toast the croissants in a toaster or in the oven. This will add flavour and […]

At Home

Upside-down rhubarb and ginger cake

Serves 8/ Vegetarian Ingredients 50g (2 oz) butter 250g (9oz) brown sugar 350g (12oz) rhubarb, trimmed and cut into 2cm (3/4 in) chunks 200g (7oz) plain flour 1 tsp baking soda ½ tsp salt ¼ tsp bicarbonate of soda 2 eggs 200ml (7fl oz) buttermilk or sour milk 75ml (2 ¾ fl oz) vegetable or […]

Catherine's Family Kitchen

Crumbles 3 Ways

Gooseberry and Elderflower Serves 4-6  Ingredients For the base 600g gooseberries, washed 75g  sugar 2 tbsp elderflower cordial For the crumble 65g plain flour             65g wholemeal flour  90g butter 65g brown sugar 5 walnuts, roughly chopped   65g oatmeal Natural yoghurt or ice cream, to serve  Method Preheat the oven to 190°C/Fan 170°C/Gas 5. Grease an […]

Garden Video Clips

The Gardener – Ep 8 : Concrete mushroom for a Kiddies garden

At the 2011 Sunday Tribune Garden and Leisure Show, Garden enthusiasts were treated to splendour of gardens and everything green. This week Tanya explores one of the feature gardens at the show, a Kiddies garden. She chats to designer Ashleigh Tiddy about her inspiration in creating this garden DIY Concrete mushroom for a Kiddies garden […]


Concrete Garden Lanterns

  What you will need: PVC piping (110mm) Safety goggles and gloves Metal oil can with wick Angle grinder Bucket Steel trowel Sponge Binding wire X2 buckets of fine riversand X1 bucket of stone (13mm) X1 bucket of cement Water What to do: Use an Angle grinder to cut a slit from the top to […]

At Home

Rachel’s Favourite Food at Home – Past Series

>>Recipes for Rachel’s Favourite Food for Friends available here Rachel’s Favourite Food at Home “Rachel’s Favourite Food at Home” draws on international influences, classic regional fare and good old family favourites to provide creative options for every occasion, whether planning a simple family meal, hosting a festive dinner for the entire clan, squeezing in a […]