Monthly Archives: February 2011

Vietnamese Chicken and Rice with Nuoc Cham Gung Recipe

I cannot tell you in words how delicious and full of flavour this dish is! I originally followed Diana Henry’s recipe with Nuoc Gung but second time around tweaked the sauce, quantities and method a little.  Her dish is fantastic … Continue reading

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Chocolate Caramel Slice Recipe

I love, love, LOVE caramel slice, and this is a doddle to make.  I have tried with varying success in the past to make my own caramel, this way I believe is foolproof, and I’ll no doubt make just the … Continue reading

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Utterly Delicious Soft White Bap Recipe

Wow, these are divine, I’ve been so used to crusty baguettes and loaves since we moved here that these blew my mind a little bit! Thanks go to Dan Lepard for another cracker of a recipe, found in The Guardian, … Continue reading

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Keema (Beef) Biryani Recipe

My first attempt at cooking a biryani, and it left me wondering why on earth this was the case, I’ve eaten them plenty of times, why hadn’t I made it? Well, I think I overlooked it  to make a full … Continue reading

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