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Shift That Christmas Belly with a Fat Little Bowl of Goodness

So, the Christmas binging is over and you want to lose that stone that you’ve put on. Enter the Buddha Bowl – a bowl full to the brim of nourishing grains, raw or cooked veggies, healthy fat, lean protein and … Continue reading

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NIGELLA LAWSON’S DENSE CHOCOLATE LOAF CAKE WITH BOOZE AND COFFEE

Oh my, this cake is a blend of the three wonders of the world. INGREDIENTS 1 cup soft unsalted butter 1⅔ cup (316 g | 11⅛ oz) dark brown sugar 1⅓ cup (170 g) all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda … Continue reading

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Apple, Ginger and Cranberry Vodka Cocktail

It’s National Vodka Day in the United States today! Embrace the autumn evenings with this warming and ever so simple cocktail. Serves 8 Ingredients 2 cups (500 ml) apple juice (use the cloudy type if you can) 2 cups (500 ml) cranberry … Continue reading

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Carribean Rum Punch Recipe

It’s National Rum Punch Day! It’d be rude not to…   Serves 8 – 10 Ingredients 1 cup fresh lime juice 2 cups grenadine syrup 2 cups Jamaican white rum 1 cup light rum 2 cups fresh pineapple juice 2 … Continue reading

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Brownie Pies Recipe

As summer fades, the comfort food cravings begin. Try this wonderful little fusion of sweet and salty and you’ll forget about the nights drawing in. BROWNIE PIES Ingredients: 1 recipe Butter Pastry (recipe follows) 6 ounces bittersweet or semi-sweet chocolate … Continue reading

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Hot Toddy Recipe

Let’s use this colder weather as an excuse to indulge in this classic winter drink. Ingredients:  1 shot Fireball Cinnamon Whisky 1 tsp sugar 1 tsp honey 1 slice of lemon 1 cup boiling water 1 bag black tea (Earl … Continue reading

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Spicy Butternut Squash Soup

Try this double-layer soup to add an Autumnal feel to your week. Serves: 8 Total time: 1hr 25mins. Ingredients: Butternut purée 25ml of sunflower oil 100g of onion, finely diced 10g of curry powder 5g of ground turmeric 400g of … Continue reading

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