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How To Make A Curry On The Cheap

I should clarify before we go any further that this is not your average curry. For one, it does not have any meat but it is still very tasty and so cheap to make! All you need is chopped tomatoes, chickpeas … Continue reading

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How To Serve A Beautiful Beef Crumble

Beef crumble, you say?! Well actually the recipe didn’t say crumble, it was meant to be beef patties, which my housemate informed me is just the Australian way of saying burgers. (The cook book is Australian by the way, not my housemate!) It all … Continue reading

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How To Get Honey Everywhere

After over a week of trying new recipes, I’ve come to the conclusion that good cooking and mess tend to go hand in hand. Although, being someone who dislikes mess, I always try and keep things relatively tidy. Honey, however, … Continue reading

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How To Use Up The Rest Of The Pesto

Last night was the turn of pesto lamb… I put the lamb cutlets on a tray lined with greaseproof paper (as the recipe called for), which may or may not have been a good idea. Then smothered them in about half … Continue reading

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How Not To Be A Fishmonger

Yesterday I tried my hand at making a fish pie. The most challenging part being getting the fish off the skin. At first, I tried chopping bits off with a knife, trying not to make a mess, but after a few … Continue reading

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How To Host A Dinner Party Using Six Ingredients

My housemates and I have started taking turns cooking for each other, sort of like Come Dine With Me except we all live in the same house and we don’t rate each other out of 10. Last night was my … Continue reading

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How To Make A Veggie Out Of Anyone

Friday night is typically when most (normal) people go out for the night, relax with friends over a pint and all that jazz. My Friday night was not like most people’s. I made a veggie lasagne and roped one of … Continue reading

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