d) 2 – 3 hrs

Braised Lamb Shanks with Thyme, Roast Carrots and Baby Onions

Braised Lamb Shanks with Thyme, Roast Carrots and Baby Onions

When I first read this recipe I got filled with scepticism. How can it possibly taste good? It contains no wine, let alone stock. The concoction will probably be bland and boring. Unfortunately, it was high time for a change in the lamb shank department which we usually drown in red wine, stock and some […]

Beef, Mushroom & Ale Pie

Beef, Mushroom & Ale Pie

Four days after Gabriel’s birthday it was Neil’s turn to celebrate his. After countless offers from my parents to take him out for a meal he still preferred my home cooking to any restaurants in the area and with good reason.

Shepherds Pie

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Just like Spaghetti Bolognaise/Bolognese there are more variations to Shepherd’s Pie than you can wave a stick at. Everyone’s got their own twist on this classic British dish and each time it tastes a little bit different but we all get the general idea of what it’s (supposed to be) like. Shepherd’s Pie and Cottage […]