At this time of year we all have a tendency to over stock on food. So using up your leftovers is always on the menu right now. And at the same time having some nice healthy soup for lunch after all the over eating and rich food seems, to me at least, to be the order of the day right now.
I love ham, really adore it. And a Christmas ham supper is probably (no definitely) my favourite meal of the season. I made a ludicrously massive Christmas ham seeing as I was only
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Laksa is a Malaysian dish. I had never really eaten it before this summer when I read an article by Nigel Slater in the Guardian about spicy summer soups. I was instantly sold, but for my money as well as being good when warm it is a great way to heat yourself up with a fiery curry in the winter.
Had this a couple of times over the last two weeks and this is my more recent go. It is a pretty versatile dish and I reckon you could put pretty
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I recently went on holiday to Portugal to see my folks and celebrate my birthday. A fun filled adventure that contained booze, sunshine, cheese, fun and nearly my death*! Crazy times! Crazy fun!
And on the basis of the “when in Rome” adage I normally enjoy some Piri Piri chicken at some point when in Portugal. A fave haunt of mine when visiting the parents is the Adega de Marina bar on the main strip in Lagos. And I had Piri Piri when over and it got me to thinking, hot
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