Tag: traditional

RECIPE: Home-Style Corned Beef

RECIPE: Home-Style Corned Beef

For me, corned beef comes from a tin. A rectangular tin never redesigned for modern can openers – steadfastly attached to a key that snaps halfway around and leaves a ringletted strip of tin flailing like scored ribbon. For my husband, however, corned beef is the traditional salt beef boiled long and […]

RECIPE: The Best Leftover Turkey Pies

RECIPE: The Best Leftover Turkey Pies

When the hangover has finally lifted from your wine-addled head and you’ve mustered up the energy to bin the wrapping paper that yesterday was so gleefully strewn across the sitting room floor, you might want to consider what to do with all that leftover turkey […]

Christmas Cake

Christmas Cake

This incredible dark fruit cake recipe is adapted from Queen Delia – food deity and fountain of all culinary knowledge. I trust her implicitly with all things Christmas – having fawned over her Christmas cookbook as a child, begging Dad to make her infamous sticky […]

Leftover mashed potato: Bubble and Squeak

Leftover mashed potato: Bubble and Squeak

Leftover mashed potato doesn’t exist in many households, but when it does bubble and squeak is the perfect answer. Bubble and squeak is a recipe that reminds me of my childhood. It’s something Dad would cook up on a Sunday evening, or that Mum would […]