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What to Cook for Christmas: Vegetables

What to Cook for Christmas: Vegetables

This week I’ve already blogged about the meats and desserts to have for Christmas dinner, this post is about another vital part of your meal, the vegetables! Below are some suggestions for vegetable dishes, just click on the titles to link through to my original blog posts. Goose Fat Roasted Potatoes: Christmas wouldn’t be complete […]

Leftovers Shepherd’s Pie

Leftovers Shepherd’s Pie

After making the Slow Cooker Roasted Shoulder of Lamb I had a decent amount of meat leftover so I decided to make a shepherd’s pie. I hate the thought of food going to waste and I always use up leftovers the next day. Benefits of Using Up Leftovers: IT SAVES YOU MONEY! You basically get (at least) […]

Slow Cooker Roasted Shoulder of Lamb with Garlic & Rosemary and Lamb Gravy

Slow Cooker Roasted Shoulder of Lamb with Garlic & Rosemary and Lamb Gravy

This is another tasty recipe using a cheaper cut of meat. I really like lamb, but it can be quite expensive. The shoulder, however, is very reasonably priced and tasty. I really like slow cooked meat, it’s always wonderfully tender. Using a slow cooker is a really energy efficient way of slow cooking meat, and […]

Leftover Chicken Hot Pot

Leftover Chicken Hot Pot

Bored of always doing the same thing with leftover roast chicken (pies, pastas, sandwiches, or just having it cold) I decided to come up with a new recipe. Leftover lamb and beef can be used up in a shepherd’s or cottage pie, but I didn’t really fancy a mash potato topped dish. So I thought […]