Lockdown Larder – Day 22

Mexican Beef ASADA wraps   Of Beef ASDA as my son called it. Hubs found the recipe a couple of months ago, for marinated skirt / flank steak, and we finally got around to cooking it tonight. This was my first attempt at skirt steak, a flat, sinewy cut of beef. Jamie Oliver also does … Continue reading Lockdown Larder – Day 22

Lockdown Larder – Day 14

Kinda Mexican Wednesday Enchiladas and nachos – an unusual, but good combo. I’d been working on financial planning spreadsheets most of the day, and wanted something simple to make for dinner. I had a little fresh minced beef left from burger night, not enough to make a pan of chilli, but enough to act as … Continue reading Lockdown Larder – Day 14

Lockdown Larder – Day 4

Day 4 – Chicken Mole It’s a chilly Sunday, and we’ve lit the fire for the first time this autumn. Not surprisingly the cats have claimed sleeping positions in front of it. Dinner needs to be something warming and adventurous. I’m tackling a dish I’ve never made (or eaten!) before. Chicken Mole. https://www.bbcgoodfood.com/recipes/chicken-mole-coriander-rice While I … Continue reading Lockdown Larder – Day 4