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Slow cooked Roast Pork neck (bone-in) for Sunday Lunch !

Slow cooked Roast Pork Neck with bone-in

Chicken with Orange and Sage

I featured this dish on TV today. It is a quick, delicious weekday recipe that looks and tastes wonderful without taking up a lot of time to prepare ! You will need: 1 chicken 1 chopped apple with skin on 2 oranges chopped into segments with skin on 1 onion 2 cloves garlic Sage leaves Olive oil Salt and Pepper Fresh Pink peppercorns (optional) … Read More Chicken with Orange and Sage

My favorite Easter lunch… Leg of Lamb and Roast Potatoes with Bee Pollen, fennel and mint

I am sharing the recipes for my favorite Easter meal to be repeated again at lunch time tomorrow. As much as I like variety and experimentation with new ingredients, I seem to stick to the same meals for family occasions and I guess it is all about familiarity and wanting to eat your favorite things during the holidays. I love bee pollen scattered on … Read More My favorite Easter lunch… Leg of Lamb and Roast Potatoes with Bee Pollen, fennel and mint

Sunday lunch: Rib Eye Beef Tagliata, oregano potatoes and sautéed mushrooms

For the Steaks you will need Depending on size and appetite, allow 150g to 300g of beef per person Salt and Pepper Oil Always cook the steak from room temperature, never straight from the cooler. Preheat pan by placing it on high heat. Brush both sides of the steak lightly with olive oil. Place steak on a very hot pan. Turn it over and … Read More Sunday lunch: Rib Eye Beef Tagliata, oregano potatoes and sautéed mushrooms

Good wishes for a happy day, a successful year….Roast Leg of Lamb for lunch …..

A new year is a chance for a fresh start. My advice is – Grab It ! Fly with it ! – I am good at sticking to resolutions and like most people have a little list today to follow. I will certainly be resuming a daily long walk. As I started my blog in July, my walks reduced considerably and as my blog … Read More Good wishes for a happy day, a successful year….Roast Leg of Lamb for lunch …..

Perfect Roast Leg of Irish Lamb for Sunday Lunch !

A perfect Roast Leg of Irish Lamb for lunch. You will need: 1 boneless leg of lamb 2 cloves garlic, peeled and thinly sliced 1/2 cup olive oil 1/2 cup freshly squeezed lemon juice 4 spoons chopped fresh herbs of your choice Additional fresh herbs of your choice for garnish Maldon Salt and freshly ground pepper Use a paring knife to make small slits … Read More Perfect Roast Leg of Irish Lamb for Sunday Lunch !

Cookie Cutter Zucchini, a good idea …

We had a simple lunch of roast chicken yesterday. I spread the uncooked chicken with Marmite as it is not only a lovely flavor with chicken but it gives the most perfect golden crispy skin and color. Then at the near end of cooking time, I covered it with thin strips of pancetta and returned it to the oven until it was brown and … Read More Cookie Cutter Zucchini, a good idea …

Easiest ever slow cooked Roast Leg of Lamb for Sunday Lunch ….

This is a good quick recipe and so easy to make. I am just marinating a leg of lamb for one of our abundant Sunday lunches. It is getting very hot here and I would like to cook something substantial to feed the big appetites without spending too much time in the kitchen. On the island we are blessed with fresh produce and the … Read More Easiest ever slow cooked Roast Leg of Lamb for Sunday Lunch ….

Quick weekday meal: Roast Chicken with Sage and Caramelised Oranges

This is a quick, delicious weekday recipe that looks and tastes wonderful without taking up a lot of your time ! Ingredients 1 chicken 2 chopped apples with skin on 2 oranges chopped into segments with skin on 1 onion 2 cloves garlic Olive oil Salt and Pepper Fresh Pink peppercorns (optional) Method To reduce cooking time when i am in a hurry, I … Read More Quick weekday meal: Roast Chicken with Sage and Caramelised Oranges