Category Archives: Recipes

Apple and Blackberry Pudding

4 large Bramley Apples apples, peeled, cored, sliced 600g fresh or frozen blackberries 150g sugar 1 teaspoon cinnamon Topping: 400g flour 200g brown sugar 150g of oats 200g melted margarine In 9″ x 13″ baking dish layer: apples, blackberries, and sprinkle with sugar and cinnamon. Combine topping ingredients: flour, brown sugar, oatmeal, and margarine and spread with fingers over apples […]

Traditional Baked Apples

4 even sized apples 150g of mixed fruits which have been soaked overnight with a cup of apple juice or sweet white wine. I also mixed 2 teaspoons of allspice with this. 50g of brown or granulated sugar. Wash and core the apples. Spoon the dried fruit mixtures inside the apples, Drain off the liquid […]

Pear and Ginger Crumble

  Crumble: 300g/10½oz plain flour, sieved pinch of salt 175g/6oz unrefined brown sugar 200g/7oz unsalted butter 1 tsp with dried ginger powder Knob of butter for greasing Filling: 450g/1lb pears, peeled, cored and cut into 1cm/½in piece 50g/2oz soft brown sugar 1 tbsp plain flour 1 tsp of dried ginger powder Method 1. Preheat the oven […]

Oriental Salad

(serves 6/8) 1 pack of stir fry veg mix (thank includes sweetcorn,Carrots & bean spouts) 1 pack of cherry tomatoes 6 mushrooms slices 1 stick of chopped celery 3 spring onions chopped Some chopped Radishes (optional) 30ml of light soy sauce and 60ml of french dressing mixed together, then toss all the above ingredients together a […]

Vegetable pasta

Making the most of vegetables There are so many lovely vegetables available, these are some of the vegetables I use 1 Large carrot finely chopped 1 Medium Sized Leek 8/10 button mushrooms chopped 1 Sweet Pepper chopped 1 Small Courgette chopped 125ml of strong vegetable stock 1 Table spoon of tomato puree 2 crush cloves […]