Cottage pie with crush potato (#68)

I must caution you, Mary Berry is going to make quite a return to this blog in the next few posts. I’ve already described my joy at the rediscovery of her Absolute Favourites, and my recent shop relied quite heavily on this book. I want you to excuse the terrible photo for this blog post. Actually,…

Pancetta and pea orzo (#67)

Truth be told I’ve been making this one for ages. The post has sat in my drafts for ages and Lord knows why I’ve neglected to publish it. Potentially because at one point I made it with such regularity. This was my first foray into cooking with orzo and I will never look back. My…

Prawn & ginger noodle stir fry (#66)

I’ve brought Mary back in my life and oh, how glad I am for it. Wonderful woman. I will admit that I sometimes look at the one book I have of hers and think ‘one day this’ll be a big yes, but maybe not today’. I watched her ‘Classic’ programme the other day and they…