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Oaty chocolate orange cookies

In baking, comfort food, dessert, lunches, The Americas On May 23, 2012 0 Comments

Dear reader, I am typing this from a foetal position on the floor, you shouldn’t let this put you off though, these cookies are really tasty, the only… Read More »


Pear, brandy, chocolate and hazelnut cake

In baking, comfort food, dessert, meals with mates On May 20, 2012 0 Comments

Cake! Chocolate cake! Chocolate pear and brandy hazelnut cake! I was cooking for friends this weekend, something I don’t get to do very often because my flat doesn’t… Read More »


Homemade Cranberry, Macadamia Nut, and Dark Chocolate snack bar

In baking, comfort food, dessert, vegan On April 29, 2012 1 Comment

So, I have a problem. An addiction, in fact. Whenever I find myself in a train station or passing a Julian Graves or similar I have this compulsion… Read More »


Broccoli, chilli and yoghurt pasta. With pine nuts.

In comfort food, Italian, mains, meals with mates On April 25, 2012 0 Comments

Here’s a quick and tasty pasta hacked from a great 500 Pasta Recipes book I picked up in a remaindered bookshop years ago. Here’s what you’ll need. You’ll… Read More »


Tomato and Basil Soup

In comfort food, lunches, quick food, soup, vegan On April 25, 2012 0 Comments

A good simple recipe, this, perfect for a rainy spring day. I seem to have developed a cold, so something warm for lunch was a must, and this… Read More »


Red wine, thyme and mushroom ragout.

In comfort food, Italian, mains, quick food, vegan On April 23, 2012 0 Comments

Oh my gosh this is tasty. Another super fast vegan dinner, I recommend making your mash with soya cream whether or not you’re vegan though. Best Thing. Very… Read More »


GUEST POST: Macademia and White Chocolate Brownies

In baking, comfort food, dessert On April 19, 2012 0 Comments

GUEST POST ALERT. To continue the brilliant-recipes-from-theatre-foodies theme, here’s a guest post from Alan Lane of the magnificent Slunglow. Follow him on Twitter at @slunglowalan, because a) the… Read More »


Roast Veg Pasta

In comfort food, Italian, mains, meals with mates, vegan On April 19, 2012 0 Comments

This is ace, really really simple, a great one to do for mates, or when you’ve got a lot on, you just prep it, set the veg going… Read More »

served 2

Walsall CHILLI wraps

In cheap, comfort food, mains, mexican, vegan On April 14, 2012 1 Comment

So, I grew up thinking there was only one way of making chilli – chilli the way my family made it: mince, kidney beans and carrot, mainly. I… Read More »