Monthly Archives: March 2012

Gâteau Basque

This is the sort of cake you eat with a mug of strong coffee – sweet, dense and filling, it’s not pretty cooking but it is tasty. The recipe comes from Joe Pastry and as the only change needed to … Continue reading

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Duck-ish soup

We’re house of plague here at Chez Chickpea at the moment, so not a lot of time for blogging to be found between either being sick myself or looking after sick kids.  Nor for exciting eating, if I’m honest.  We’ve … Continue reading

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Not entirely brilliant meatballs and a quick flatbread recipe

This post is pictureless as the flatbread doesn’t last long around here and the meatballs we had last night weren’t worth recording.  The meat balls were from this Hairy Bikers recipe but I had no parsley so tried to get … Continue reading

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Recipe: Lily’s Scones

I’ve spent part of the week making scones.  I started with the Delia Smith one from The Complete Cookery Course as that was the one I used to use as a child.  And the result was … OK.  Not heavy … Continue reading

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