Miso ribeye steak with Tenderstem® broccol

AD I’m working with @tenderstem who challenged me to create a delicious mid-week meal making the most of ingredients I had at home. I’ve had the most delicious homemade miso (🙏 Junko) lurking in my fridge, waiting for inspiration. I was inspired by the beautifully fresh Tenderstem® broccoli in my veg box and a couple…

Smoked haddock gratin, with spinach & peas

My favourite smoked haddock, from @alfredenderby (I’ve got a stash in the freezer too)⁠. If you don’t believe me, just ask Marco Pierre White or the Great Taste Award judges 🐟🐟🐟⁠ 750 g smoked haddock, cut into 4 pieces⁠ 500 ml milk⁠ 2 bay leaves⁠ ½ onion, peeled⁠ 30 g butter⁠ 30 g plain flour⁠…

Hot cross buns

Ingredients 60 g sultanas or raisins 60 g morello cherries 2 tablespoons mixed peel 1 orange, juice and zest 220 ml semi-skimmed milk 14 g dried yeast (2 sachets) 500 g strong bread flour , plus extra for dusting 1 tsp cinnamon 1 tsp mixed spice 1 tsp ground ginger 1 tsp sea salt 1…

Easter chocolate espresso cake

Ready to celebrate Easter in style with this Easter chocolate cake, made all the easier with a fantastic set of @talacooking baking essentials: a non-stick springform cake tin, mini spatulas, palette knife, measuring jug, sugar shaker and piping set [AD]

Layers of rich chocolatey cake with a hint of espresso, sandwiched together with clouds of espresso buttercream and a rich chocolate ganache, and decorated with Easter eggs.

Pancakes!

Light, fluffy American-style pancakes with a delicious jammy centre, ready for pancake day!

Roasted peppers and cherry tomatoes, filled with giant couscous flavoured with Italian summer truffle and artichoke pesto 😋⁠

INGREDIENTS Two red peppers Handful of cherry tomatoes Olive oil Sea salt and black pepper Belazu artichoke and truffle pesto (https://www.belazu.com/?s=truffle%20pesto) 1 packet of giant couscous (pearl couscous by Artisan Grains) Parmesan or pecorino cheese Parsley, chopped   So simple it’s almost not a recipe! METHOD Cut the peppers in half, remove the seeds, drop…

‘Nduja sausage rolls

Ingredients 800g free-range sausage meat⁠ ⁠ 100g ‘Nduja⁠ (I use the fiery @natoora version from Calabria)⁠ 100g pecorino cheese, grated⁠ 2 ‘handfuls’ of breadcrumbs⁠ (I didn’t measure them, but they help stop the fat, essential for taste, from leaking everywhere)⁠ 1/3 grated nutmeg⁠ Maldon sea salt and fresh ground black pepper⁠ 1 kg all-butter puff pastry, rolled…

Sour cherry and chocolate flapjacks

Ingredients 160 g unsalted butter, cut into cubes 100 g golden syrup 100 g light brown sugar 300 g oats Pinch of sea salt 100 g sour cherries 100 g 55% chocolate (I used Lindt) 24 x 24 cm baking tray, lined with parchment paper Method Preheat the oven to 180 degrees C conventional /…