Tag: eggs

Anna’s Kedgeree

You can also look at Nick’s recipe, but this is how I do it. This is the smallest practical recipe but if it’s just for two people you may have some left over for the next day – that’s OK – just serve at room…

Oven Baked Frittata

Really easy to make – especially in bulk! Ingredients: 10 eggs Onion Mixed veg Bacon or chorizo Salt, pepper and herbs Grated cheese to top Can be made with whatever’s in the fridge but suggestions are: broccoli, kale, sweet potato, spinach, pepper, mushrooms Fry up…

Ultimate spaghetti carbonara

BBC recipe This is for four people. Use only one egg for one person or two for two. The method seems to be crucial – getting rid of the crushed garlic clove and putting the cooked spaghetti into the frying pan to soak up all…

Quiche

One medium quiche plus three little ones (or I guess one large one…) Pack of pre-rolled shortcrust pastry 3 large eggs (sure it will work with medium if that is what you have) 150 carton single cream 50 ml milk salt nutmeg cheddar cheese –…

Jester’s Vegetable Slice

This is something you made at Ann Welsh’s and which we’ve never tried ourselves. 400 g grated courgette 1 medium carrot, grated 1 cup grated cheese 1 small sweet potato, grated 1 medium onion, finely chopped 1 cup (180 g) self-raising flour 5 eggs ¼…

Challah Bread

400g Strong white flour 2 eggs 1 tsp yeast ½ tsp salt 2 tablespoons oil (sunflower is good) saffron (optional) 180 ml warm water 1 tsp milk 1 tsp white sugar Poppy seeds – or seasame Keep back one egg yolk for glaze. Mix everything…

American Pancakes (also good for waffles)

1 egg white Generous ½ cup plain flour ½ tsp baking powder pinch of salt 1 tsp sugar 1 egg yolk 2 Tablespoons melted butter ½ cup milk This is enough for breakfast for two people. Whisk the egg white until stiff. Mix everything  else in…

Best Brownies

100g plain chocolate 150g softened butter (or try with 100g butter and 50g olive oil) 175g caster sugar 3 eggs (including extra yolk/white if you have some to use up) ½ teaspoon vanilla essence 50g self-raising flour 50g plain flour 2 tablespoons cocoa powder 100g…

Crème brûlée

(serves 6) 8 egg yolks 110g caster sugar Vanilla essence 750ml double cream 250ml milk 55g demerara sugar Preheat oven to 160C/140C fan. Place egg yolks and caster sugar in a bowl and add the vanilla essence. Using a whisk, gently combine mixture, then slowly…

Lemon Tart

Lemon Tart

Pastry: 150g flour 75g butter 50g sugar 1 egg A few drops of vanilla essence Preheat oven to 160C/180C fan. Tip flour into a bowl and add the butter (cut into small slices) Rub until combined. Add sugar, egg and vanilla. Kneed the dough then…

Nana Bread

100g softened butter 120g caster sugar 1 egg 225g plain flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 3 very ripe bananas 50ml milk Chopped walnuts (optional) Preheat oven to 18oC/160C fan. Grease and line a loaf tin. In a large bowl, mix together the butter, sugar and…

Choc Chip Cookies

(makes roughly 30 cookies) 150g softened butter 80g light brown muscovado sugar 80g granulated sugar 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1 egg 225g plain flour ½ teaspoon bicarbonate of soda ¼ teaspoon salt 200g plain chocolate chips/chunks or half choc chips and half broken pecans Preheat…

Blueberry Muffins

(makes 6 muffins) 55g butter 125g plain flour 1 egg 100g caster sugar 65ml milk 1 teaspoon baking powder Pinch of salt 100g blueberries Preheat oven to 180C/160C fan. Grease and line a muffin tin or line with paper cases. Sieve flour, baking powder and…

Perfect Pancakes

(makes roughly 6 crepes) 100g plain flour 2 eggs 300ml milk 1 tablespoon oil Pinch of salt Butter (for frying) Put flour and a pinch of salt into a large mixing bowl and make a well in the centre. Crack the eggs into the middle,…