Tag Archive | mash

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 […]

Mashed Potatoes

Mashed Potatoes

Another day, a another make-ahead and freeze recipe from my Christmas Menu! Today it’s mashed potatoes, a firm Christmas or Sunday favourite and lots of people’s comfort food of choice. The method I use is more or less identical to my Carrot & Swede Mash (forgot to take pictures so check out that post for […]

Carrot & Swede (Turnip) Mash

Carrot & Swede (Turnip) Mash

This is the first of my Christmas Menu posts. This mash is really easy to make ahead and freeze. You can defrost it, or not, and reheat in a microwave or oven. I use  a ricer because I have one, and I find it’s easier to get a smoother result for mashing large quantities, but […]

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) […]