Recipes

December 6, 2023

The Best Chicken Wings Recipe You Will Ever Have!

If you’re looking for a crowd-pleaser, the humble chicken wing is it! If you’re looking for a snack while watching a big game or you want a heavy dose of protein to fuel you before you venture out into the night, chicken wings, when perfectly seasoned and crispy, hit the spot!

Why Chicken Wings?

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November 26, 2023

Best Ways to Bring Extra Flavor to Every Meal

Cooking is one of those things that can be a chore or a hobby, depending on how you look at it. We need to eat and, while you can order takeout or rely on ready meals, cooking is almost always the most cost-effective and healthiest way to fuel ourselves.

It can also be pretty delicious as well.

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July 9, 2012

Healthy Eating – Almond Fennel Salad

Recently visited my uncle (a passionate healthy food creator) and had the pleasure of tasting his Almond Fennel salad. Cooked with fresh fennel from his own little herb garden.

He whipped through the making pretty quick and I was struggling to take notes but here was his verbal recipe directions.

Lemon Juice, Oil and Salt into a bowl. Add Pepper.… Read the rest

July 5, 2012

Pulled Pork Burger

I recently had the good luck to find an American style BBQ place locally that obviously specialized in that great American tradition of charcoal slow cooked meats.

I don’t know about you but the description alone sounds tempting doesn’t it!!

I managed to pry the plate out of my lady’s hand long enough to get a quick photo before we … Read the rest

May 1, 2012

Dominic’s $7 Family Meals: Roast Pork and Banana Pudding

Eating is a favorite past time of most of the people in the world. Try something new this evening with this roast beef meal. Roast beef is something you can cook for your family and still stay on a budget. Sometimes finding a meal to satisfy your whole family can be incredibly frustrating. Cook this roast beef meal and there … Read the rest

March 25, 2012

Mummy Kitchen: Fruit and Veggie Surprise

If you are busy mom that needs a quick snack for your kids, then make sure you check out this Fruit and Veggie Surprise. Life is too busy to not eat healthy and this recipe is just right for your family. There are plenty of fruits and veggies in it with a touch of chocolate. Your kids will be thrilled … Read the rest

March 1, 2012

Dominic’s $7 Family Meals: Barbequed Chicken Sandwiches & Strawberry Shortcake

Cooking dinner and a nice dessert is no easy process. When you decide what you want to cook for dinner it needs to be inexpensive and really yummy. Yummy foods come in all shapes and sizes but this pair of foodies will really have you jumping for joy. The Barbeque Chicken is so easy to make because all you are … Read the rest

February 28, 2012

Gordon Ramsay’s Maze

With locations in London and New York City, Gordon Ramsay’s Maze restaurant focuses on quality ingredients, imaginative flavor combinations, and simple preservations. The dishes are served in small portions, enabling patrons to savor a wide variety of tastes in one visit. This cookbook gives readers the opportunity to cook the Maze way. But it is more than a collection of
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February 25, 2012

Mummy Kitchen: Lamb Hotpot

Now this is one of the best easy winter dishes that I just love during the winter months before it gets into the spring season.

I specially love dishes that can be cooked without much preparation and require little work and washing up afterwards and the lamb hotpot especially fits into this sector.

This is also perfect for your slow … Read the rest

February 1, 2012

Dominic’s $7 Family Meals: Cooked Vegetables and Cottage Pie

For my February $7 meals I am going for a vegetable selection and a Cottage Pie. I have chosen the vegetable selection because even though the recipe says you have to boil the potatoes now you can use another way of preparing them.

We have just bought a Philips Air fryer where you can have any food you like but … Read the rest

December 1, 2011

Dominic’s $7 Family Meals: Potato Gratin And A Chocolate Cheese Cake

For my December Recipes for $7 I have chosen Potato Gratin and a Chocolate Cheese cake. Potatoes are inexpensive around the world so you should not have any problems getting a cheap bag of those.

With the cheese cake you might already be able to source some ingredients from your cupboard already if you are a keen cook and like … Read the rest

November 25, 2011

Passion for Seafood (Conran Octopus Cookery)

Gordon Ramsay won his first Michelin star at the prodigious age of 27 and has since become one of the UK’s best-known chefs. Here, he turns his attention to the food that excites him most: fish and shellfish. Ramsay aims his advice at home cooks, especially those who are not used to preparing seafood, and he begins with an entire

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November 25, 2011

Mummy Kitchen: Low Calorie Kebabs

I love kebabs and they are so nice when they are cooked correctly. Obviously I am not including those that the chavs have on a saturday night that are used from old meat and look like they are covered in more calories than the cider they have already drunk.

No I am talking about real kebabs like the lovely ones … Read the rest

November 1, 2011

Dominic’s $7 Family Meals: Prawn Cocktail and Tuna Pasta Bake

For my November recipes I have gone with a fishy theme. You can’t beat a good old fashioned Prawn cocktail. A few prawns with abit of Mary rose Sauce over the top and some brown bread toasted on the side, heaven.

For the main course I have gone for a simple Tuna Pasta bake. I have being making these for … Read the rest

October 25, 2011

Mummy Kitchen: Yummy Cheese Burgers

Cheese Burgers is one of those great snacks that everyone loves. Though I am not too sure that we like what it does to our waist line!!

I make cheese burgers for my family about three times a month in summer and about once a month the rest of the year.

They go really well with some chips or onion … Read the rest

October 24, 2011

MasterChef Cookbook

In the nationwide search for America’s best amateur chef, thousands of home cooks from across the country created their signature dish for an awe-inspiring panel of judges. Doctors, businessmen, students, construction workers, and stay-at-home moms alike put their heart on the plate for a chance to become the country’s first-ever Master Chef.
From the Mississippi Delta to the Midwest, exotic
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October 1, 2011

Dominic’s $7 Family Meals: Bangers and Mash and Gingerbread

For my October recipes I have chosen Bangers and mash and Gingerbread. I find both are cheap and very easy to prepare. They are ideal for a small family or large family. My sausages always have to be the thick ones.

I am sorry but there just is no comparison. Pork or beef sausages are fine; if you buy them … Read the rest

September 25, 2011

Mummy Kitchen: The Perfect Cauliflower Cheese

Cauliflower Cheese has to be one of the most favourite traditional meals of all time. I love Cauliflower Cheese and I remember at 12 years old when I refused to learn to cook in the kitchen with my mum it was the one dish I could make.

In my teenage years I was a vegetarian so I would eat a … Read the rest

September 6, 2011

Modern Hospitality: Simple Recipes with Southern Charm

Known by TV viewers as the Mississippi belle whose demure demeanor belied nerves of steel and true culinary skill, America watched Whitney Miller crush the competition and become the first winner of MasterChef Season 1. Now Whitney’s long-awaited dream of writing her first cookbook has come true as she shares her favorite recipes and entertaining secrets in Modern Hospitality.
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September 1, 2011

Dominic’s $7 Family Meals: Autumn Soup and Chicken Curry

For my September recipes I have chosen a rustic starter. A lovely autumn soup, it is very filling and full of vegetables and abit of meat. I like to use chicken instead of Turkey because I can utilise the rest of the chicken in the main course.

For my main course I am going for a basic chicken curry because … Read the rest