Raspberry Trifle

Ingredients: 1/4 cup sugar3 tablespoons cornstarch3 cups milk4 egg yolks, beaten2 teaspoons vanilla extract1 loaf frozen pound cake, thawed3/4 cup raspberry jam3 cups fresh raspberries or 3 cups frozen unsweetened raspberries, thawed and drained if frozen1/3 cup drambuie1 cup whipping cream2 tablespoons confectioners’ sugar2 tablespoons sliced almonds, toastedfresh raspberries (optional) Directions: In a heavy...

English Cucumber Salad With Balsamic Vinaigrette

Ingredients: 1 tablespoon finely-chopped fresh rosemary1/4 cup balsamic vinegar1/4 cup olive oil1 tablespoon Dijon mustardfreshly-cracked black pepper1 English cucumbers, with peel washed ( or regular cucumber) Directions: For the Dressing:.Add rosemary, vinegar, and olive oil to a small saucepan. Heat for approximately 5 minutes over very low heat to blend and intensify flavors. Remove...

Dee’s Shepherd’s Pie

Ingredients: 1 onions, chopped4 teaspoons butter1 1/2 lbs ground beef1 cup frozen peas and carrots1 (1 ounce) package brown gravy mix1/2 cup water1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce1 tablespoon ketchupsalt and pepper3 cups mashed potatoes Directions: Brown onion in butter.Add ground beef.When 1/2 way cooked, add frozen vegetables and brown gravy mix with 1/2 cup water.Add...

Jamie Oliver’s Huge Yorkshire Puddings

Ingredients: 290 ml milk115 g all-purpose flour1 pinch salt3 eggs1 tablespoon olive oil Directions: Mix all the ingredients, except the oil, to make a batter using an electric mixer.Let it rest for 10 minutes.Preheat oven at 450?F.Preheat a muffin tray and grease with a little oil.Divide the batter into the tray.Cook for 20 minutes...

Chicken Strips With Cheddar

Ingredients: 3 chicken breast fillets500 g cheddar cheese250 g bacon1 cup flour2 cups breadcrumbs2 eggs, beaten1/2 teaspoon paprika1/3 teaspoon cayenne pepper1/2 teaspoon oreganosalt Directions: Cut the chicken fillets in strips.Place each strip first into the egg mixture, then in the flour, again in the egg mixture and at last into the bread crumbs.Place them...

Green Pear Salad

Ingredients: 1 lettuce100 g Stilton cheese, in crumbs1 pears10 g walnuts, chopped3 tablespoons apple cider vinegar2 tablespoons olive oil1 teaspoon Dijon mustardsaltpepper Directions: Wash and drain lettuce. Cut the pear in cubes. Mix well the ingredients of the dressing (vinegar-olive oil-mustard-salt-pepper).Tear the lettuce in a large bowl, using hands, in large pieces. Add the...

Shoeburyness Pudding

Ingredients: 6 tablespoons caster sugar or 6 tablespoons superfine sugar2 egg yolks2 tablespoons self-raising flour4 tablespoons butter1/2 pint milk2 egg whites, whipped until stiff Directions: Mix all the ingredients, except the egg whites, together to make a smooth batter.Fold in the egg whites.Cook in a Bain Marie for 40 minutes in a moderate oven.A...

Naked Martini

Ingredients: 4 ounces vodka2 olives Directions: Combine liquid ingredients with crushed ice in a cocktail shaker and shake well.Strain into a chilled martini glass.Garnish with olive. Servings: 1 Time preparation: 2 min. Time total: 2 min. Favorite...

Melting Biscuits

Ingredients: 1 cup butter, softened3/4 cup white sugar2 teaspoons vanilla extract2 egg yolks2 cups all-purpose flour1 tablespoon baking powder1/4 cup cornstarch1 1/2 teaspoons salt1/2 cup rolled oats Directions: Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. Grease cookie sheets.Cream the butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Beat in the egg yolk and vanilla extract.Sift together...