Bab’s nut roast

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  • January 8, 2014
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  4ozs Hazel nuts – Ground 4ozs Brazil Nuts – Ground 2ozs Cashew Nuts – Broken 4ozs Wholemeal Bread Crumbs 4ozs Wholemeal Flour 2 Large Onions – Chopped 2 Teaspoonfuls … Continue Reading →

Mary Berrys Tea Loaf

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  • July 24, 2012
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Ingredients: 350g mixed fruit. 225g light muscovado sugar. 1/2 pint earl grey tea two tea bags. 275g self raising flour. zest 1 lemon. 1 large beaten egg. Method: Soak fruit … Continue Reading →

Jam Jars are for Life not just for Chutney!

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  • July 15, 2012
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It’s that time of year again! Any jam makers or potential jam and preserve makers out there who need jars, look no further. The WI was kindly given 100 jam … Continue Reading →


Preparation: 10 minutes Cooking: 12-15 minutes Makes about 12   8oz flour (with plain flour use 3 level teaspoons baking powder) 4oz margarine 4oz sugar 1 or 2 eggs Little … Continue Reading →


8oz Groats Several pints of milk 6oz currants 6oz sultanas 6oz raisins Mixed spice Nutmeg 6 eggs oz  Moist Brown Sugar 8oz suet Lemon peel Wash groats then add to … Continue Reading →


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  • June 1, 2012
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Original Jimmy young radio programme recipe from the 70’s.   4 Chicken breasts 1 onion chopped 1 Carrot chopped 1 tin Campbell’s condensed soup – chicken or mushroom Glass white … Continue Reading →


  • By admin@wi
  • May 30, 2012
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8 Open capped mushrooms (about 3” (7.5cm) in diameter Butter or margarine 100g (4oz) 2 crushed garlic cloves 2 tsp Lemon juice 1 tbsp chopped parsley 1 tbsp chopped chives, … Continue Reading →


  • By admin@wi
  • May 30, 2012
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Stale loaf – soak in water ,  squeeze out excess water, put in large bowl  add 8oz brown sugar 4oz butter 2 eggs 1lb mixed fruit Tablespoon mixed spice   … Continue Reading →


  • By admin@wi
  • May 27, 2012
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225G (8OZ) self raising flour. Pinch of salt. 50g (2oz) margarine. 25g (1oz) Castor sugar. 50g (2oz) currents/sultanas. 2 small very rich yoked eggs (small chicken), with sufficient milk to … Continue Reading →


STIR-FRIED PORK Serves 2-3 300g minced pork Broccoli, spring greens or cabbage (chopped) As much as you fancy 3-4 spring onions 3-4 cloves of garlic 2 hot red chillies (finely … Continue Reading →