Recipes

Sherried Isle of Wight Mushrooms & Fried Eggs on Sourdough Bread

Ingredients 350 g Isle of Wight mushrooms, sliced 1/4 inch thick Olive oil 1/2 small onion, thinly sliced 1/4 cup dry sherry Four 1/2 inch thick slices of your favourite sourdough from The Island…


Beef Wellington

Ingredients 1 pound beef tenderloin fillet salt and pepper extra virgin olive oil 500gr mushrooms 4 thin slices Parma ham 2 tablespoons yellow mustard 250gr puff pastry 2 egg yolks, beaten…


Poached Pears in Red Wine

Ingredients 1kg hard pears 120g sugar 1 cinnamon stick 2 glasses red wine 1 glass of water vanilla ice cream to serve almond biscuit (like amaretto biscuits to serve) Directions Peel the pears but…


Camembert Toppers

Bake the Camembert Heat the oven to 190 C. Take the lid off the boxed Camembert, remove any wrapping. Put the cheese back in the base, and put the base inside the upturned lid. Put on a baking tray,…


Crispy Parmesan Garlic Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Ingredients 500g Brussels sprouts 2 Tbsp olive oil 2 garlic cloves 30g finely grated Parmesan cheese 1/3 cup panko breadcrumbs salt and pepper Directions Preheat oven to 200 C. Prepare Brussels…


Mince Pies

Ingredients 140g cold butter, diced 225g plain flour 50g ground almonds 50g golden caster sugar 1 orange, zest only pinch of salt 1 egg yolk 1-2 tsp cold water 280g good quality mincemeat 1 egg,…


Yorkshire Pudding

Ingredients 3 large eggs 165g whole milk 115g plain flour 5g salt about 1/4 cup rendered beef or pork fat, olive oil or melted butter Directions Preheat oven to 200C degrees. In a medium bowl,…


Cranberry Sauce

Ingredients ¾ cup sugar ½ cup orange juice ½ cup water 340g fresh cranberries rinsed and picked through pinch of salt 1 cinnamon stick 1 piece of orange peel (just use a potato peeler) Directions…


Neeps & Tatties

Ingredients 1 kg swede 1 kg potatoes sea salt white pepper 1 knob of butter Directions Fill a large pan with cold water, add a good pinch of sea salt and put it on a high heat. Peel 1 large swede…


Maple Roasted Butternut Squash & Apple Salad

Ingredients 1 small butternut squash, peeled and chopped 3 Granny Smith apples, chopped 1/2 Tbsp olive oil 1 Tbsp maple syrup mixed salad green 1/4 cup dried cranberries 1/2 cup roasted pumpkin…