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Chocolate Velvet in a Mug (aka homemade hot chocolate)

For years I’ve been on a quest – to find the best ever hot chocolate I can make at home. I tried every bought powder available and yet nothing quite lived up to my (slightly erotic) dreams of smooth molten … Continue reading

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Barbecued Figs with Crispy Pancetta

It’s a classic indulgence, soft sweet figs, salty blue cheese and aromatic honey. Why should you scrimp on luxury, just because you are cooking al fresco. You could use any blue cheese – stilton, roquefort, Saint Agur, but I like … Continue reading

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Barbecued Tandoori Leg of Lamb

I can still remember the first time I tasted tandoori chicken. I was a very little girl, newly arrived in London, and nothing so exotic had ever come my way before. We lived in a small basement flat in Bayswater and I … Continue reading

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A Camp Coronation

`Bunting’s-a-go-go’. The Jubilee is upon us and celebrations are imminent. So what does one cook for a mass of hungry people expecting the best of British? Personally, I am escaping to the country to live in a tent for four … Continue reading

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