Category Archives: accompaniment

Roast Lamb Dinner

Dinner for four, me and my three imaginary friends. (One of us doesn’t like potato). Half a leg of boneless lamb, and vegetables. The pumpkin is stuffed with sunflower seeds and maple syrup. The hasselback potatoes are stuffed with garlic … Continue reading

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Salad Iterations

We’re going to need a bigger bowl. There’s cranberries, pepitos, sunflower seeds, sundried tomato, capsicum, basil leaves….. Chill before serving.

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Festive Turkeyballs

I thought I’d experiment with turkey, cranberry and pine nut meatballs as a (slightly) lower calorie alternative to my Festive Sausage Rolls. I have some really nice dried basil with a beautiful aroma, which I thought would go well in … Continue reading

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Basil Pesto

I couldn’t let my lovely basil go to waste. This recipe is based on what I had in my herb pot, and makes 3/4 cup pesto. Half a cup before the cheese is added. 1 cup fresh basil leaves and … Continue reading

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Pisdorf Salad

Just the sort of salad to soothe the troubled mind after a trying day. And aren’t they all? This makes two serves of around 1,400 kJ. Ingredients 4 celery sticks, sliced 1 apple, cored, sliced and diced A squeeze of … Continue reading

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Alan’s Christmas Apricot Prune Chutney

I’m going cold turkey this Christmas. I can buy a cooked breast at Aldi. It’s going to be too hot to cook anyway. Besides, gone are my days of trying to finish off even a small turkey alone, even if … Continue reading

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