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Put oven on to 180°C/350°f/Gas Mark 4Weigh ingredients and put into bowl with vanilla essenceBreak eggs and put into same bowl Beat all together very well until smooth and...
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Asparagus Dip
Snap the woody ends off all 3 bundles of asparagus and wash in a sink full of cold water to remove any soil and grit Steam for approximately 8 - 10 minutes, until tender Set...
Healthiness: (25 votes) Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (25 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (25 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (25 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (25 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (25 votes)
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Boiled Peas and Ham
Half fill a cook pot with water (and a little ale if you are using it), set it onto a wood fire (Make sure you keep the fire going throughout or the food won't cook)Shell the peas...
Healthiness: (19 votes) Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (19 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (19 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (19 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (19 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (19 votes)

Bread Rolls
For how to prepare and cook - see the attached movies
Healthiness: (18 votes) Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (18 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (18 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (18 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (18 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (18 votes)

Broccoli Soup
Pour olive oil into a very large pan, put on a gentle heat Add the onions and fry gently until soft, then add the potato and fry for a further minute Add the broccoli and...
Healthiness: (9 votes) Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (9 votes)

Celeriac Oven Chips
Pre -heat the oven to fan 210°C/415°f/Gas Mark 7 Melt the butter in a small pan Add the curry powder and black mustard seeds and cook for 1-2 minutes until...
Healthiness: (20 votes) Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (20 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (20 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (20 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (20 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (20 votes)

Cheese and Ketchup Mix
Slice a bit of cheese and put it on the plateSquirt some ketchup on the cheesePut another piece of cheese on topPlace the plate in the microwaveCook for...

Crispy Pig's Tail
1. Place the tails in an oven dish with the vegetables; add herbs, peppercorns, garlic, lemon zest, and wine, and cover with the stock 2. Cover with tinfoil, place in a medium oven, and cook...
Healthiness: (19 votes) Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (19 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (19 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (19 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (19 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (19 votes)

History Cookbook
Cucumber Sandwiches  (Edwardians and WW1)
Peel cucumbers and slice very thin Sprinkle the slices with a little salt and lay on paper towels to drainCut the white bread into very thin slices For each...
Healthiness: (24 votes) Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (24 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (24 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (24 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (24 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (24 votes)

Curried Courgette and Almond Soup
Sauté (gently fry) the garlic, onions and the curry powder in the olive oil on a high heat for 3 minutes, stirring all the time Add the courgettes and keep on stirring for a...
Healthiness: (6 votes) Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (6 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (6 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (6 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (6 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (6 votes)

Divine Dip
Preheat oven to 175°C/350°f/Gas Mark 4 Wash spinach thoroughly and steam or microwave it until it wilts (goes floppy)  Leave to cool and then squeeze out all of the...
Healthiness: (1 vote) Healthiness: 2 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 2 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 2 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 2 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 2 out of 5 (1 vote)

History Cookbook
Ember Day Tarts  (Normans / Medieval)
Please note you will need to make the pastry first, if you are using the recipe for medieval pastry on this site.Chop the onions  Parboil for about 5...
Healthiness: (10 votes) Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (10 votes)

French Onion Soup
peel onionsCut up onions and fry till golden brownput water and onions in a big saucepanadd stock cubessimmer for 1 hourNow eat and enjoy, with...
Healthiness: (2 votes) Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (2 votes)

History Cookbook
Ful Medames  (Prehistoric)
Put the fresh or soaked beans into a saucepan with water and cook until tender (1-2 hrs)Meanwhile, chop or crush the garlic, squeeze the lemon and chop the parsleyWhen the...
Healthiness: (16 votes) Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (16 votes)

Garlic Pitta Bread
Make a few slits on one side of each pitta bread without cutting all the way throughHeat a griddle pan Griddle to warm the pittas on each side or place them under a hot...
Healthiness: (19 votes) Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (19 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (19 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (19 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (19 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (19 votes)

Gary Rhodes' Courgette Soup with Tomato and Red Onion Bruschetta
Slice the courgettes and roughly chopBoil the water in a kettle. Measure 1 pint in a measuring jugPut the courgettes in a saucepan and pour the boiling water on...
Healthiness: (16 votes) Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (16 votes)

Gazpacho Soup
Tear up the bread and soak it in some water for 30 minutes and then squeeze it dry.Throw away the water Skin the tomatoes by placing them in a bowl of boiling water for 1...
Healthiness: (14 votes) Healthiness: 4.4 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 4.4 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 4.4 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 4.4 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 4.4 out of 5 (14 votes)

Grilled Grapefruit
If you have an electric grill, put it on to get hot.  Carefully cut the grapefruit in halfSprinkle both halves with sugar and place under a hot grill for 2 minutes...
Healthiness: (12 votes) Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (12 votes)

Halloween Pumpkin Soup
Preheat the oven to 200°C/400°f/Gas Mark 6 Place the pumpkin chunks into a large bowl and drizzle with the olive oil, mix together then tip onto a large baking tray and roast...
Healthiness: (26 votes) Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (26 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (26 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (26 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (26 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (26 votes)

Pancakes
1. Sift the flour into a large mixing bowl until all the flour has fallen through. Then add the salt 2. Make a hole in the middle of the flour, break the egg and let it fall into the hole. Make...
Healthiness: (12 votes) Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (12 votes)

Pancakes
Mix the flour and salt in a bowl Make a small hollow and break the egg into it Mix until you have a paste Add the milk a little at a time, whisking...
Healthiness: (54 votes) Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (54 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (54 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (54 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (54 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (54 votes)

Pear and Butternut Squash Soup
Roasting the squash: Preheat oven to 180°C/375°f/Gas Mark 4 Grease a roasting tin with a little oilCut butternut squash in half along its...
Healthiness: (8 votes) Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (8 votes)

Pear and Date Salad Starter
Peel and cut the pears in half Sprinkle with a little lemon juice to stop them going too brown Use a sharp spoon to take out the core, then scoop out a little of the flesh...
Healthiness: (8 votes) Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (8 votes)

Pesto Potatoes
Preheat oven to 200°C/400°f/Gas Mark 6 Wash and dry the potatoes. Then cut in half Put the potatoes into a roasting tin, pour the oil over them, sprinkle with sea...
Healthiness: (13 votes) Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (13 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (13 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (13 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (13 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (13 votes)

Pesto Puffs
Pre-heat the oven to 220 C OR 425 F, gas mark 7Roll the pastry on a lightly floured surface to a 25x20.5 cm rectangleIn a bowl, mix together the remaining ingredients adding...
Healthiness: (2 votes) Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (2 votes)

Pineapple & Cheese Hedgehog
1. Carefully cut the cheese into bite size cubes 2. Cut the pineapple into eighths3. Cut the orange in half and place, flat side down, onto a plate 4. Thread a piece of pineapple...
Healthiness: (27 votes) Healthiness: 1.3 out of 5 (27 votes)Healthiness: 1.3 out of 5 (27 votes)Healthiness: 1.3 out of 5 (27 votes)Healthiness: 1.3 out of 5 (27 votes)Healthiness: 1.3 out of 5 (27 votes)

History Cookbook
Potted Crab  (Edwardians and WW1)
Gently melt the butter over a low heat Add the tabasco. lemon zest, lemon juice, nutmeg and salt and pepper to tasteStir in the crabmeat and cook for a further...
Healthiness: (15 votes) Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (15 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (15 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (15 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (15 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (15 votes)

History Cookbook
Prawn Cocktail  (Postwar / Modern)
Shell the prawns (but not the additional 4)Wash, shake and shred the lettuce leaves finelyPut the lettuce equally into 4 largish glassesMix together the mayonnaise,...
Healthiness: (29 votes) Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (29 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (29 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (29 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (29 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (29 votes)

Puff Pastry Slices
Roll out the puff pastry finely and precisely to approx 2 mm on a floured surfaceCut the pastry into 4 equal rectangles using a sharp knifeFully cover the baking tray with...
Healthiness: (2 votes) Healthiness: 1.5 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 1.5 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 1.5 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 1.5 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 1.5 out of 5 (2 votes)

History Cookbook
Rabbit (Hare) Terrine  (Edwardians and WW1)
Pre-heat the oven to 180C, 350F or Gas 4Cut the best pieces of meat into neat slices and mince the restIf you are using sausages, split the skin and peel it off. You can use...
Healthiness: (10 votes) Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (10 votes)

Rosemary and Parmesan Mini Muffins
Preheat the oven to 200°C / Gas Mark 6 / Fan 180°C
Healthiness: (31 votes) Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (31 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (31 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (31 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (31 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (31 votes)

History Cookbook
Salamongundy  (Georgians / Regency)
Shred the lettuce and lay on a platterCut the meat into thin slices and layer on the lettuceSlice the eggs and cooked onions and layer these onArrange layers of...
Healthiness: (14 votes) Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (14 votes)

Scrummy Mushroom Pate
Slice the onions and crush the garlicMelt the butter and sweat the onions until softAdd the mushrooms and spices, cook until softAdd the crumbled bread...
Healthiness: (1 vote) Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (1 vote)

Valentine's Love Apple Soup
Preheat the oven to 200°C/400°f/Gas Mark 6 Place the tomatoes and cloves of garlic in a roasting dish in a single layer Drizzle with 45ml (3 tablespoons) of the...
Healthiness: (20 votes) Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (20 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (20 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (20 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (20 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (20 votes)

Vegan Butter Bean Paté
Place the butter beans and lemon juice in a food processor and blend until smooth Add the rest of the ingredients, and blend again, adjusting the amount of water to give a smooth...
Healthiness: (9 votes) Healthiness: 4.6 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 4.6 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 4.6 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 4.6 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 4.6 out of 5 (9 votes)


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