Cooking Cavolo Nero

We’re through the woods; spring has well and truly sprung. A cursory glance through the window to my left yields sunshine aplenty, the light blue of the sky etched temporarily onto my retina. Celebrating the best of the winter remnants and the lighter dishes brought by the oncoming spring, my recipe for Cavolo Nero with Pasta and Almonds makes an excellent addition to any early year repertoire.

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Leftover Chicken Laksa Recipe

When there’s leftover meat in the fridge, but no plan written down, curry is my go to meal. Whether it’s Indian, Thai or otherwise, curry is almost always the answer. My recipe for Leftover Chicken Laksa stays within that pseudo-tradition, transforming cold meat into something worth devouring.

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Sweet Potato and Blue Cheese Filo Pie

If ever there were four ingredients that worked perfectly in tandem, then they are in this Sweet Potato and Blue Cheese Filo Pie. Added to the two headline ingredients, roasted red onion and sautéed mushrooms round out this simple pie. And if you’re quick, it might be ready within the hour.

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Recipe For Singapore Fried Rice

A twist on a noodle dish of the same name, Singapore Fried Rice is a fast food classic often featured on Chinese takeaway menus in Britain. Spicy and full of fresh ingredients, it may have little to do with Singapore, but it makes tempting comfort food.

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Classic Toad in The Hole Recipe

Describing Toad in the Hole as ‘the homeliest of Sunday dinners’, may be a statement that couldn’t be anything other than an overstatement. Yet it absolutely is; indulgent sausages ensconced in a comforting yorkshire pudding batter. What could be closer to a hug on a plate?

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