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Gnocchi with roasted Pumpkin

Ingredients Pumpkin: ½ butternut pumpkin, peeled, seeded and cut into a 1cm dice
 Iced water, for refreshing
 30 ml vegetable oil
 Salt and pepper
 30 g butter, diced
 ½ bunch sage, leaves picked
 30 g pecorino, finely grated
 Gnocchi For the Side: 1 big mushroom Gorgonzola Fresh thyme Black peper Olive oil Lime zest Cooking […]

Food

Shrimp en Papillote

Prep time: 15 minutes Cook: 15 minutes Total: 30 minutes Yield: 1 serving Ingredients 1 teaspoon canola oil 1 cup broccoli florets 1 cup julienned carrot 1 small shallot, peeled and sliced 6 (16 to 20-count) shrimp, headless, peeled, and deveined (about 1/3 pound) 1 teaspoon sesame oil 1 tablespoon soy sauce Freshly ground black […]

Bake with Anna Olson

Classic Chocolate Chip Cookies

This chocolate chip cookie dough has 2 secrets to success. The first is the addition of cornstarch, which holds in moisture to guarantee a soft-centred cookie. The second is to chill the cookies before baking – this ensures they all bake to the same size and don’t spread too much while baking. Makes about 2 […]

Recipes

Roast pork loin with sour cream

Serves 4 Ingredients 3 tbsp butter 1 tbsp vegetable oil 900g (2 Lb) piece of pork loin, skin removed, rolled and tied SAUCE 1 onion, chopped 125ml (4 fl oz) chicken stock 100g (4 oz) cranberry sauce 100ml (4 fl oz) red wine 2 tbsp balsamic vinegar 2 tbsp chopped fresh rosemary POTATOES 600g (1¼ […]

Food

Cobb Salad

SERVES 4 INGREDIENTS 3 slices bacon 2 heads romaine lettuce, torn into bite-size pieces 2 Poached Chicken Breasts, diced 1 cup cherry tomatoes, cut into wedges 4 large hard-cooked eggs, chopped 3/4 cup crumbled blue cheese (3 ounces) 1 avocado, halved, pitted, peeled, and diced Mustard Vinaigrette DIRECTIONS STEP 1 In a medium skillet, cook bacon over medium, turning occasionally, until crisp, 5 to 8 […]

Décor

Best Laid Plans

Architectural Designer Charlie Luxton and Property Developer Sophie Morgan are joining forces to help the UK’s biggest and boldest home improvers. Across the UK millions of homeowners are carrying out large scale renovations and extensions that are transforming their properties and revolutionising the way they live.  For many these are once in a lifetime builds.  […]

Food

Butterflied, Rolled and Roasted Leg of Lamb

In this episode, Martha offers a primer on lamb, sharing recipes and techniques for using different cuts—butterflied, rolled, and roasted leg of lamb; lamb tagine; lamb kebabs; and seared loin lamb chops. Serves: 6 Ingredients 2 preserved lemons, rinsed 1/2 cup chopped fresh rosemary 1/2 cup loosely packed fresh mint leaves 2 cloves garlic Coarse salt and freshly ground pepper […]

Food

Oaty Biscuits

My children love making these biscuits and they often bring these to school in their lunch boxes.  These delicious biscuits have lots of oats in them so are relatively healthy and they are great with a cup of tea too! Makes about 40 Ingredients 275g (11ozs) oats 110g (4ozs) plain flour 150g (6ozs) caster sugar […]