Cod topped with oats

Serves 2 Ingredients: 2 Cod fillets Rolled oats 2 tsp English mustard Salt and pepper Olive oil Method: Drizzle a frying pan with olive oil and place your cod skin side down into the pan. Coat the top of the cod with the mustard and drizzle with a little more oil. Add a pinch of…

Non alcoholic mojito

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Lamb rogan josh

What can be better than eating a curry with a glass of home brewed beer, sitting by the fire with friends?

Prawn & potato curry

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Toad in the hole

A classic British recipe. At home, we usually use pork sausages, when we cannot get hold of decent quality toads.

Mush

Since discovering a basic version of this recipe, we have it most weekends. It’s delicious and filling.           Serves 2 Ingredients: 500g potatoes (peeled and chopped up small) 8 rashers of bacon (cut into pieces) 10 cherry tomatoes (halved) 4 eggs Olive oil A pinch of chilli flakes (optional) Salt &…

Fish pie

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Lamb Rissoles

Thanks to my grandad, these will be forever known in my family as arseholes. I love them, though they don’t seem to be that well known in the UK.

Nutroast

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Salmon gravadlax

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Garlic baguettes

This recipe started off as an experiment and due to an error, turned out really good, and now I always make it this way. 

Bread pudding

I grew up eating this, when I could get some. Its really popular in our house, even now.

Amber ale

This is my favorite home made beer.