Chocolate beetroot cake|
On 10/10/2012 in Recipes
A delicious gooey cake with a surprising ingredient
Intensely rich and chocolatey, the beetroot gives this cake a fantastic moist texture and it will keep for several days. i prefer to coarsely grate the beetroot as you get lovely flecks of the vegetable in the cake, but you could grate it more finely. if you’re going to be travel...
Highly Commended Best Family Cook Book 2012 - Babycook Book by David Rathgeber|
On 20/05/2012 in Food & Dining Awards
Cook up a storm with nutritious and delicious child-friendly recipes
To help new parents, David Rathgeber, chef and father of two, has created 85 recipes using a Babycook blender that are all adapted to the needs of tots aged between 6 and 24 months. Follow the advice of this daddy-chef and develop your child's taste buds so that they grow up lovi...
Stop Traffic Lollies|
On 19/09/2011 in Recipes
Vividly coloured and deliciously fruity, these ice lollies taste as good as they look
Makes 8 If you decide to make them when clementines are in season, use clementine juice instead of orange juice as children prefer its sweeter flavour. If you make your own fruit juices, strawberry or raspberry could replace the cranberry.Ingredients300ml (1/2 pt) orange juice300...
Raymond Blanc's Summer Berry Pavlova |
On 07/08/2010 in Recipes
A delicious summery pudding that's filled with fruity goodness
From the chefs at Brasserie BlancServes fourIngredientsFor the meringues50g egg whites50g castor sugar50g icing sugarFor the filling160 g vanilla ice cream120g raspberries120g strawberries120g fresh blueberries160g raspberry pureeFor the crème Chantilly150g whipping cream15g cast...
Honey-Sweetened Breakfast Muffins|
On 15/09/2011 in Recipes
These muffins contain no sugar, lots of fruit and oatmeal, and are very delicious indeed
Makes 12–16 muffinsIngredients30g (1oz) butter170g (51/2oz) runny honey260g (9 1/4oz) plain or spelt flour120g (4oz) oatmeal2 tsp baking powder11/2 tsp ground cinnamon1 apple, grated2 bananas, mashed250g (9oz) blueberries, fresh or frozen 120ml (33/4fl oz) milk55ml (2fl oz) vege...
Mediterranean Chicken Skewers|
On 01/08/2008 in Recipes
Chicken pieces marinated in lemon, garlic and olive oil and then barbecued is absolutely delicious
Makes 8 skewersIngredients2 large chicken breast fillets, cut into 32 cubes24 cherry tomatoes6 cap mushrooms, cut into quarters2 garlic cloves, crushedZest of 1 lemon, grated2 tbsp lemon juice2 tbsp olive oil1 tbsp oregano leaves, choppedMethodSoak eight wooden skewers in water f...
Christmas Pudding recipe|
On 26/11/2012 in Recipes
Make it now to let those delicious festive flavours mature
This is my mother’s excellent Christmas pudding that’s based upon the British royal family’s sumptuous recipe. Like all Christmas puddings, it’s best made a month or so before the big day, as the taste improves as it matures. Makes 2, each serving 8 peopleIngredients225g (8oz) sh...
Five of the best nutty family breakfasts|
On 10/05/2013 in Recipes
Healthy and delicious nut butters make perfect granola, muffins and more
Cashew Butter and Honey Breakfast MuffinsIngredients275g self raising flour50g oats1tsp baking powder100g Sultanas2 eggs100g runny honey2 bananas, mashed100g Meridian Cashew Butter (Smooth or Crunchy)50g butter, melted200ml milkMakes 12 muffinsMethod1. Preheat the oven to 190...
On 01/11/2008 in Recipes
Shabu-shabu is amazingly delicious, and the broth is full of gorgeous flavours
Legend has it that Genghis Khan kept his army going on shabu-shabu (swish swish) – so-called because of the noise it makes when you put a piece of meat in the pot. Each person cooks the meat themselves, a little like fondue. It’s traditionally made with thinly sliced beef, thoug...
Make Raymond Blanc's chocolate mousse for an Earth Hour dinner|
On 19/03/2013 in Recipes
Prepare this delicious dessert to enjoy with your family over a candlelit meal
The annual WWF Earth Hour takes place on March 23, where people around the globe are encouraged to switch off their lights for 60 minutes to save the planet and draw attention to our energy use.The event takes place at 8.30pm local time, with 152 counties participating and iconic...