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Nan's family recipes

Here you will find old family favourites, including traditional recipes given to me by my mother-in-law when I moved to the UK.

(34 Recipes) Created by NAN_LT

Recipes in this Collection

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Cookbook creator says: My family loves this. The younger boys like me to make "pizzas" by cutting circles out of bread slices and topping with a spoonful o the sauce plus a bit of grated cheese. Tuck under the grill for 2 minutes to melt the cheese and instant snacks or meals.

Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 28.7g | Fat: 16g | Fiber: 7.7g | Protein: 16.4g | Calories: 316
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I add what ever vegetables I have to the pot when making this chilli.

Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 29.4g | Fat: 9.7g | Fiber: 9.2g | Protein: 30.4g | Calories: 325.9
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This traditional English recipe was given to me by my Lincolnshire-reared mother-in-law.

Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 63.8g | Fat: 25.1g | Fiber: 8.1g | Protein: 23.2g | Calories: 572.3
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quick and easy to prepare. Serve with a chipotle mayonnaise

Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 1.1g | Fat: 8.2g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 27.5g | Calories: 194
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A simple recipe for Yorkshire pudding as taught to me by my Lincolnshire mother-in-law.

Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 8.9g | Fat: 7g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 5.9g | Calories: 123.9
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a good warmer for cold or rainy days

Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 29.6g | Fat: 5.7g | Fiber: 2.3g | Protein: 28.5g | Calories: 283.2
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Basic loaf recipe that is easy to make. I substitute different flours for the wholemeal, using the same amount.

This makes 1 large loaf

Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 23.7g | Fat: 0.6g | Fiber: 2.2g | Protein: 4.1g | Calories: 114
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Quick and easy to make, not a lot of fuss. Can be made in advance.

Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 28.5g | Fat: 11.3g | Fiber: 4.9g | Protein: 20.2g | Calories: 288.4
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Submitted by SLEEPYNAN

Carbs: 7.4g | Fat: 24.3g | Fiber: 1.2g | Protein: 97g | Calories: 656.7
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A quick and simple ham and bean recipe that can get food on the table in less than an hour.

The refried beans help to quickly and easily thicken the soup.

Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 45.2g | Fat: 6.1g | Fiber: 11.9g | Protein: 28.3g | Calories: 345.8
Incredible! 5.0/5
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Goes nicely with ham and bean soup. I use half the sugar called for in the original recipe.

Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 23.2g | Fat: 8.1g | Fiber: 1.4g | Protein: 4.6g | Calories: 184.2
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Make this ahead up to wrapping stage and freeze it, or make the day before and let it sit ove rnight to combine flavours.

Would work well in a slow cooker too.

Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 59.3g | Fat: 12.1g | Fiber: 5.8g | Protein: 29g | Calories: 457
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quick and easy to make

the anchovy and capers add a nice depth to the dish

Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 4.5g | Fat: 7.2g | Fiber: 0.5g | Protein: 21.7g | Calories: 175
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a family favourite, coarsely chop all the veg in a food processor to hide from finicky kidlets

Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 8.4g | Fat: 25g | Fiber: 1.2g | Protein: 19.7g | Calories: 341.2
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A nice hearty soup for a cold winter's evening. I modify this recipe by cooking up 2 rashers sliced smoked bacon in the pot, cooking the onions down in the fat. Also does nicely with chopped roast gammon added for non-vegetarian winter fare.

Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 28.8g | Fat: 1.1g | Fiber: 4.1g | Protein: 4.8g | Calories: 137.2
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Make your own pizza night is very popular in our home. Each person gets to chose their own toppings.

Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 54.4g | Fat: 20.9g | Fiber: 3.4g | Protein: 25g | Calories: 507.3
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made just the way we like it.

Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 26.4g | Fat: 8.4g | Fiber: 1.3g | Protein: 12.2g | Calories: 234
Very Good 4.5/5
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More cake than pie, I found this recipe in an old Kansas Cookbook I picked up before moving to the UK. This recipe most resembles a traditional English Eve's pudding.

Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 29.1g | Fat: 5.8g | Fiber: 1.3g | Protein: 3.2g | Calories: 175.1
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Cookbook creator says: Substitute any seasonal vegetable for those listed in the recipe.

Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 23.2g | Fat: 9.3g | Fiber: 3.4g | Protein: 28.1g | Calories: 287.1
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A chunky, minestrone-style main meal soup. Vary vegetables according to what you have on hand.
Use vegetable stock to make a vegetarian meal.

Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 30.8g | Fat: 6g | Fiber: 6.3g | Protein: 11.5g | Calories: 218.2
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