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Pressure cooker – Sustainable and Healthy Cooking At the moment partly because of the plastic packaging issue and the whole issue of sustainability, I aim to sell my house and buy a more sustainable one and try and move back to the more sustainable life that my parents led. I am a great believer in...
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Home made Christmas recipes. If you want to improve the quality of the food you eat at Christmas whilst saving money, then start here. These are  the age old  family recipes handed down from generation to generation for Christmas pleasure and even some more recent ones that Jonathan’s Sister has found that worked. October, November...
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Christmas Cake Recipe This recipe makes a 4Ib cake (approximately 1.8 Kg) great with marzipan THE INGREDIENTS 10 oz plain wholemeal flour 1tsp salt 2 tsp ground cinnamon 1 tsp grated nutmeg 1/2 tsp ground cloves 4 large eggs 8oz brown sugar 8oz unsalted butter 2 tbs of honey 8oz raisins 8oz currants 4oz chopped...
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Christmas Tunis Cake Tunis Cake recipe for Christmas(with ground almonds and chocolate) So a friend mentioned about Tunis Cake, an alternative  Christmas Cake his Mum used to spend some time obtaining  or making at Christmas…   Ingredients 325g self raising flour (sifted) 250g softened butter 250g castor sugar 175g ground almonds 1 lemon juice, and rind...
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Jonathan’s mother made these at Christmas when I was a boy, half dipped in chocolate they are even better. Ingredients 1 Ib of icing sugar 10 drops of peppermint oil extract..or more to taste (for cooking) I egg white 1 tsp of cream 3 drops of lemon juice The Method Add the peppermint oil to...
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