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Easter chocolate and cornflake cake

Break the chocolate into a medium pan, along with the butter, golden syrup and cocoa. Heat gently, stirring constantly until the chocolate has melted. Remove off the heat and stir in the cereal, mixing until it is we...

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Easter Sunday braised lamb shanks with rosemary and red wine jus

Start this recipe a day before you wish to serve. ...

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Baked spinach and bacon eggs Florentine

Start by buttering a large oven dish and put aside. Fry the diced bacon in a pan for 5 minutes until golden brown. Remove from the pan and fry the onion in the bacon fat till soft. Add in the chopped squeezed spinach,...

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Easter Almond Torte

Start this recipe by making the pastry using a food processor. Whizz together the flour, baking powder, icing sugar and butter till the mixture resembles breadcrumbs, then add in the lemon zest, egg yolks and milk and...

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Vegetarian chickpea couscous cakes with pesto and pistachios

Place the couscous, 1 tbsp olive oil and the spring onions into a bowl and cover with enough water to soak the couscous. Cover and let stand for 4 minutes. Blitz the chick peas in a food processor and add into the cou...

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Creamy pesto chicken thighs with zucchini spaghetti

Start this recipe by seasoning the chicken thighs all over with salt and pepper. Heat  large pan with 1 tbsp olive oil and seal the chicken all over on both sides till brown. Remove from the pan, add in the remaining...

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Puff pastry crown with tuna, spinach and feta

Start this recipe by frying together the onion, garlic and diced red pepper with the olive oil for 4 minutes to soften. Remove off the heat and allow to cool down. Next, carefully stir in all the remaining filling ing...

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Lentil and spinach curry with coconut jasmine rice

Start with the rice. Rinse it well under water and place into a saucepan with the coconut milk, minced garlic and ginger, chilli flakes and enough water. Season with salt and cook. Meanwhile prepare the curry. Heat th...

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Thai chicken green curry

Start this recipe by heating the oil in a wok and fry the chicken pieces for 2 minutes to seal. Add in the green curry paste and cook for a minute. Add in the coconut milk, fish sauce, soy sauce, ginger and sugar and ...

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Winter vegetable soup with pumpkin and kale

Start this recipe by heating the oil in a deep pan and soften together the leek, celery and garlic for a few minutes. Add in the carrots and herbs and season with salt and pepper. Fry together for a couple of minutes ...

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Egg fried rice with shrimps

In a bowl, toss the shrimp with the salt, pepper and corn flour. Heat a wok or large pan on high heat. Add in 1 tbsp oil and quickly cook the shrimp for 30 seconds only. Remove from the pan. Turn the heat to medium an...

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Spicy sweet and sour chicken with pineapple

Start this recipe by making the sweet and spicy sauce. Place all the ingredients into a saucepan and cook down together for 10-12 minutes. Meanwhile, place the chicken chunks in a bowl and stir in the minced ginger an...

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