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5 Great Chicken Sandwiches You Should Know About


Chicken sandwiches areĀ glorious things. Tasty morsels of meat held between two slices of bread. However, there’s more to it than just sliced bread though. A sandwich can be a filling loosely held by a bun, or perhaps contained inside a baguette. I guess that is the beauty of a ‘sandwich’, it is what you say […]

Three Traditional Mulled Wine Recipes For The Festive Season


When it comes to drinks for Christmas. the first one that comes to mind for most of us is mulled wine. It’s such a traditional drink in the UK that the older versions are now long forgotten, well nearly! I’m sure that most would consider mulled wine as a European invention. However, according to Wikipedia… […]

Easy To Make Sausage Dishes That Are Perfect For Bonfire Night


I’ve been looking for great sausages dishes for Bonfire Night, seeing as it’s the end of sausage week in the UK. I love a good baked spud topped of with cheese and butter but I’m a sucker for a great sausage casserole. What makes it great, for me at least, is a good quality banger […]

Amazing Chicken Recipes You Don’t Really Want To Miss!


Are you thinking about roasting a whole chicken this weekend? While that is a splendid idea, there’s much more you can do. For starters, you could dig out your slow cooker that’s been hiding all summer. Feel the need to hold a handle? There’s plenty of pan/skillet recipes that you could be trying out. I’m […]

More Inspiration For Your Slow Cooker – 18 Recipes To Choose From


We’re going back to slow cookers today. Mainly because I found this post by Meaghan Wamboldt, 18 Unexpected Slow Cooker Recipes That Will Change the Way You Use Your Crock-Pot. My top 5 from the 18 given are… Jalapeno Popper Chicken Taquitos Cauliflower Bolognese with Zuchinni Noodles Bacon Wrapped Beef Tenderloin Savory Bread Pudding with […]

Let Your Slow Cooker Take The Strain With These Three Great Ideas


I took a rather quick walk around the market this morning. At barely 3c I really didn’t want to hang around. Not that I needed much anyway, just onions and a red pepper. It’s these kind of temperatures, and this time of year, where stews and casseroles are exactly what you need. Our most popular […]

The Essential Slow Cooker – Everything You Need To Know And More


Are slow cookers the best kitchen machine ever? Set them up in the morning and you come home from work with a cooked dinner ready to go. They can help reduce costs, save time and are fairly easy to look after. Shouldn’t you have one? Slow cookers (crock-pots if you are from USA or Canada), […]

Chicken & Red Wine Casserole With Herby Dumplings


The clocks have gone back and even though I hate to admit it, I have resorted to central heating having battled against it for long enough! On a dark, cold and wet evening what better dish to serve up that this recipe for chicken and red wine casserole with herby dumplings…deliciously comforting and warming. I […]