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L’Escargot Restaurant & Cocktail Bar

SOURCE: https://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/Restaurant_Review-g186338-d719635-Reviews-L_Escargot_Restaurant_Cocktail_Bar-London_England.html ABOUT: L’Escargot is the oldest French restaurant in London. However, even though a Soho legend, it has kept itself very much up-to-date. Relaxed atmosphere, friendly staff, good food and wine, and all reasonably […]

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Old Delhi-style butter chicken

SOURCE: https://www.bbcgoodfood.com/recipes/old-delhi-style-butter-chicken Ingredients 800g boneless and skinless chicken thighs, cut into bite-sized pieces coriander leaves, finely sliced red onion, sliced green or red chilli, naan bread or basmati rice, and chutney, to serve For the marinade 120g Greek yogurt […]

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Simple sushi

SOURCE: https://www.bbcgoodfood.com/recipes/simple-sushi Ingredients For the rice 300g sushi rice 100ml rice wine vinegar 2 tbsp golden caster sugar For the Japanese mayonnaise 3 tbsp mayonnaise 1 tbsp rice wine vinegar 1 tsp soy sauce For the sushi 25g bag nori (seaweed) sheets choose […]

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Cupcake recipe

SOURCE: https://www.bbcgoodfood.com/recipes/cupcakes Ingredients 110g softened butter 110g golden caster sugar 2 large eggs ½ tsp vanilla extract 110g self-raising flour For the buttercream 150g softened butter 300g icing sugar 1 tsp vanilla extract 3 tbsp milk food colouring paste of your choice (optional) Method STEP […]

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Eat well

SOURCE: https://www.nhs.uk/live-well/eat-well/ Eating a balanced diet Eating a healthy, balanced diet is an important part of maintaining good health, and can help you feel your best. This means eating a wide variety of foods in the right proportions, […]

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Spinach, sweet potato & lentil dhal

SOURCE: https://www.bbcgoodfood.com/recipes/spinach-sweet-potato-lentil-dhal Ingredients 1 tbsp sesame oil 1 red onion, finely chopped 1 garlic clove, crushed thumb-sized piece ginger, peeled and finely chopped 1 red chilli, finely chopped 1½ tsp ground turmeric 1½ tsp ground cumin 2 sweet potatoes (about 400g/14oz), cut into even chunks 250g red split lentils […]

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Thai green chicken curry

SOURCE: https://www.bbcgoodfood.com/recipes/thai-green-chicken-curry Ingredients 225g new potatoes, cut into chunks 100g green beans, trimmed and halved 1 tbsp vegetable or sunflower oil 1 garlic clove, chopped 1 rounded tbsp or 4 tsp Thai green curry paste (you can’t fit the tablespoon into some of the […]