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Bread: Wholemeal Sandwich (per Slice)

Most of the baking we now do is for bread either the conventional way or by means of a bread machine I use the bread machine more now even for bread dough just to mix and prove the dough as I do have a problem with my hands and I canít knead the dough as I used to.
We developed all our bread machine recipes for the Panasonic SD-257/SD-256 though every one of our machine recipes are easily modified for other machines; all machines on the market today have a dough or manual cycle, this cycle is one of the most important cycles your machine has, it is what makes the bread machine so helpful. Using the dough or manual cycle and your favourite bread recipes you can make sandwich rolls, dinner rolls, bagels and much more any recipe you have for yeast risen bread can be done on the dough cycle, shaped, risen and baked for just about a limitless number of baked treasures.

Bread: Wheat Germ (ABM)

This gives a nice light texture a similar taste to a Hovis brown loaf, try making it wholemeal flour for a real nostalgic taste and texture.
Most of the baking we now do is for bread either the conventional way or by means of a bread machine I use the bread machine more now even for bread dough just to mix and prove the dough as I do have a problem with my hands and I canít knead the dough as I used to.
We developed all our bread machine recipes for the Panasonic SD-257/SD-256 though every one of our machine recipes are easily modified for other machines; all machines on the market today have a dough or manual cycle, this cycle is one of the most important cycles your machine has, it is what makes the bread machine so helpful. Using the dough or manual cycle and your favourite bread recipes you can make sandwich rolls, dinner rolls, bagels and much more any recipe you have for yeast risen bread can be done on the dough cycle, shaped, risen and baked for just about a limitless number of baked treasures.

Bread: White Sandwich Loaf (ABM)

A tasty rich white bread with a soft crust and texture, ideal for making sandwiches for your summer picnics.
Most of the baking we now do is for bread either the conventional way or by means of a bread machine I use the bread machine more now even for bread dough just to mix and prove the dough as I do have a problem with my hands and I canít knead the dough as I used to.
We developed all our bread machine recipes for the Panasonic SD-257/SD-256 though every one of our machine recipes are easily modified for other machines; all machines on the market today have a dough or manual cycle, this cycle is one of the most important cycles your machine has, it is what makes the bread machine so helpful. Using the dough or manual cycle and your favourite bread recipes you can make sandwich rolls, dinner rolls, bagels and much more any recipe you have for yeast risen bread can be done on the dough cycle, shaped, risen and baked for just about a limitless number of baked treasures.

Basic Seafood Cocktail Sauce Recipe

Cocktail sauce is the perfect dip for shrimp, crab, or other seafood. It is tomato based with hot tangy horseradish and a tasty hit of spicy peppers, great for holidays, parties, or anytime you have seafood!

Beef Casserole Recipe (using a Colman's Recipe Mix)

Beef Casserole Sauce Mix. Serves 4
To cook with beef, onions and carrots, a rich blend of onion and herbs to create a classic warming casserole


Very Good (1 rating)
Bread: Spicy Fruit Loaf (ABM) 1 Slice per Serving

A delight when freshly baked and spread with butter, afterwards try it toasted for breakfast the next day, this is one of Maureenís favourite treats.
Most of the baking we now do is for bread either the conventional way or by means of a bread machine I use the bread machine more now even for bread dough just to mix and prove the dough as I do have a problem with my hands and I canít knead the dough as I used to.
We developed all our bread machine recipes for the Panasonic SD-257/SD-256 though every one of our machine recipes are easily modified for other machines; all machines on the market today have a dough or manual cycle, this cycle is one of the most important cycles your delight machine has, it is what makes the bread machine so helpful. Using the dough or manual cycle and your favourite bread recipes you can make sandwich rolls, dinner rolls, bagels and much more any recipe you have for yeast risen bread can be done on the dough cycle, shaped, risen and baked for just about a limitless number of baked treasures.


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Bread, Light Wholemeal (ABM), 1 slice per serving

Most of the baking we now do is for bread either the conventional way or by means of a bread machine I use the bread machine more now even for bread dough just to mix and prove the dough as I do have a problem with my hands and I canít knead the dough as I used to.
We developed all our bread machine recipes for the Panasonic SD-257/SD-256 though every one of our machine recipes are easily modified for other machines; all machines on the market today have a dough or manual cycle, this cycle is one of the most important cycles your machine has, it is what makes the bread machine so helpful. Using the dough or manual cycle and your favourite bread recipes you can make sandwich rolls, dinner rolls, bagels and much more any recipe you have for yeast risen bread can be done on the dough cycle, shaped, risen and baked for just about a limitless number of baked treasures.

Bread: Spelt and White (ABM)

Organic archaic relation of modern wheat, spelt grain was extensively grown by the Romans. This 50% wholegrain spelt flour has complex flavours and bakes a delectable loaf.
Most of the baking we now do is for bread either the conventional way or by means of a bread machine I use the bread machine more now even for bread dough just to mix and prove the dough as I do have a problem with my hands and I canít knead the dough as I used to.
We developed all our bread machine recipes for the Panasonic SD-257/SD-256 though every one of our machine recipes are easily modified for other machines; all machines on the market today have a dough or manual cycle, this cycle is one of the most important cycles your machine has, it is what makes the bread machine so helpful. Using the dough or manual cycle and your favourite bread recipes you can make sandwich rolls, dinner rolls, bagels and much more any recipe you have for yeast risen bread can be done on the dough cycle, shaped, risen and baked for just about a limitless number of baked treasures.

Soup, Leek, Potato and Vegetable

Not a Vichyssoise but a good hearty welcoming soup which I have been making since I was at the Aspinall Arms, Great Mitton, Lancashire.
I have served this soup to Sarah Fergusson, The Duchess of York, Roger Moore, Michael Caine and many other famous people however the person who stands out in my memories is Egon Ronay when he asked for a second bowl when we were at the Great Tree Hotel, Chagford, Devon.

Soup, Maureenís Minestrone Soup

Minestrone is a traditional Italian soup, we like to serve it with warm crusty bread, and yet there is no set recipe for minestrone, since it is usually made out of whatever vegetables are in season. It can be vegetarian, contain meat, or contain a meat-based broth (such as chicken stock).
Serves / Makes: 12 servings
Prep-Time: 12 minutes
Cook-Time: 35 minutes

Soup, Harvest Vegetable Soup

This soup works fine with a good number vegetables from the garden why not be modern experiment and use only vegetables that are in season.

Bread, Rustic French (ABM)

Enjoy a little taste of France where ever you are! Bake and enjoy as part of a relaxed family lunch.
Most of the baking we now do is for bread either the conventional way or by means of a bread machine I use the bread machine more now even for bread dough just to mix and prove the dough as I do have a problem with my hands and I canít knead the dough as I used to.
We developed all our bread machine recipes for the Panasonic SD-257, though every one of our machine recipes are easily modified for other machines; all machines on the market today have a dough or manual cycle, this cycle is one of the most important cycles your machine has, it is what makes the bread machine so helpful. Using the dough or manual cycle and your favourite bread recipes you can make sandwich rolls, dinner rolls, bagels and much more any recipe you have for yeast risen bread can be done on the dough cycle, shaped, risen and baked for just about a limitless number of baked treasures.


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Bread, Wholemeal Granary Bread 75% Wholemeal

A wholemeal granary style bread with malted wheat flakes, Rye Flakes and Linseed, makes the perfect accompaniment to cheese and ham for your lunchtime sandwich.
Granary bread is bread made using flaked malted wheat grains malt, trademarked to Hovis; it is made from white or brown flour. This recipe is my version using wholemeal bread flour and a small amount of white bread flour, with some diastatic malt flour and malted wheat flakes.
Most of the baking we now do is for bread either the conventional way or by means of a bread machine I use the bread machine more now even for bread dough just to mix and prove the dough as I do have a problem with my hands and I canít knead the dough as I used to.
We developed all our bread machine recipes for the Panasonic SD-257/SD-256 though every one of our machine recipes are easily modified for other machines; all machines on the market today have a dough or manual cycle, this cycle is one of the most important cycles your machine has, it is what makes the bread machine so helpful. Using the dough or manual cycle and your favourite bread recipes you can make sandwich rolls, dinner rolls, bagels and much more any recipe you have for yeast risen bread can be done on the dough cycle, shaped, risen and baked for just about a limitless number of baked treasures.


Incredible! (1 rating)
Liver and Onions (Pork)

Another great British classic dish we like ours served with creamy mash and lightly buttered carrots.
Many people are put off eating offal and this is a great shame as they are almost certainly the most wholesome parts of the animal, and liver is the best multi-vitamin / mineral supplement it is possible to get, this food is low in Sodium it is also a good source of Thiamin, Vitamin B6, Phosphorus and Copper, and a very good source of Protein, Vitamin A, Vitamin C, Riboflavin, Niacin, Folate, Vitamin B12, Pantothenic Acid, Iron (100% of your RDA), Zinc and Selenium.
Serves / Makes: 4
Prep-Time: 5 minutes
Cook-Time: 15 minutes

Lamb Burgers

Exceedingly scrumptious burgers made with sweet succulent lamb and served on a homemade bun and a piquant cucumber relish.
Not too sure of how this recipe came about it was about 1986-87 when we were on the island of Spetses we were served a lamb patty with a Greek salad it was tasty but we thought we could do more with it and so our favourite lamb burger was created, I like fries with mine Maureen still loves a Greek salad served with her burger

Quick Savoury Rice

Try This Recipe For Savoury Rice Using Uncle Benís Long Grain Rice Cook-in-Bag.
We have Just Used Onion, Peppers and Peas but You Can Use Whatever Vegetables You Like

Chilli con Carne (Hot)

Hot spiced minced Beef in a rich chilli sauce with kidney beans, coriander, and cumin.
This is made with Uncle Benís Sauce for Chilli con Carne (Hot)

Orange Squash (diluted) made with Tesco No Added Sugar Concentrated Orange Squash

Making the most of your Juice. Shake well before use. Dilute to taste. Use with care, soft drinks may stain if spilt. How to make the perfect drink! 4 parts water to 1 part Juice. If for toddlers add extra water.

Baby Cos and Beetroot Salad with Soft Boiled Egg

A light tasty start to any meal a modern variation on egg mayonnaise
I think this recipe came originally from a magazine not sure which one but it certainly is one of our favourites either as a starter or a light lunch salad for two, we sometimes like to use quail eggs.

Fishcakes, Simple and Quick

Once the preserve of dodgy chippies, fish cakes are now smart dinner party fodder, Fish cakes are a great way to use up leftover mashed potato.
Serve with tartare sauce and a simple salad.

Alfredoís Steamed Mussels

An old favourite from Alfredoís Restaurant in Morecambe, Plump fresh mussels in a tomato broth, flavoured with garlic, fennel, and wine
This was and still is one of our preferred ways to cook mussels, we first had it in this way in 1973 while on our honeymoon in Cala Millor, Mallorca
When we went to live and work at The Willow Tree Restaurant in Bolton-le-Sands we found that Alfredoís restaurant in Morecambe offered a similar dish and it is one of the most delicious ways to serve one of our much-loved shellfish, there are of course many more ways to cook this delectable offering of the seaís bounty and we have included plenty of them in our collection of recipes.



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