Category Archives for Recipes

One Year of Eat Drink Cook

Happy Birthday Eat Drink Cook! I can hardly believe it was only a year ago that I decided to stop just reading other people’s food blogs and have a go at it myself.  It’s been such a fun ride so far – I really had no idea what I was letting myself in for!  I’ve […]

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My Perfect Sangria

Chilled, refreshing summer in a glass…each sip takes you closer to your favourite holidays to Spain and further from the humdrum of the working week! Now, I’m conscious that this may be a controversial subject.   Many of you may already have a tried and tested recipe for Sangria and will be indignantly wondering who I think […]

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Recipe: Quick Quesadillas

Crispy on the outside, oozingly melted on the inside. My Quick Quesadillas are the perfect speedy supper for the kids or tasty snack for.. well, just for when you fancy a tasty snack… I don’t know about you, but I really struggle to come up with variety when feeding my children.  I know what they […]

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Picnic Food: Sweet Onion, Courgette and Cheese Tarts

Sweet, caramelised onion & courgette, tangy tomato & balsamic vinegar and crisp, flaky puff pastry… Whip these up in around 30 minutes and make sure your summer picnic is simply spiffing! I have adored picnics ever since I was a Famous Five reading, basket-on-my-bike riding little girl.  There’s just something so adventurous and exciting about them and frankly, food […]

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Recipe: Roast Chicken with Spring Vegetable & Bulgur Salad

Succulent roast chicken, delicately flavoured with parsley, lemon & garlic. Served with a side of gleaming, golden bulgur wheat full of fresh green asparagus, peas and mint. All the tastes of spring, in a beautifully light meal… The other day, disaster struck.  I had bought a chicken, ready for a Sunday roast, but when the day dawned and […]

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Five Cool Foodie Ideas From Pinterest

Get your foodie inspiration firing and your taste buds zinging with my cool foodie ideas from Pinterest! I’m a little bit addicted to Pinterest.  It’s one of those dangerous places where you can innocently go while you have a spare 5 minutes, only to realise 2 hours later, that your children are unfed and your washing un-cleaned…but hey, […]

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