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Easy Chocolate Cake

This cake is deliciously moist, and is fat-free! (OK, it doesn't use butter...) This recipe was the one good thing to come from a job that went really badly. Easy Chocolate Cake Author: Mike Prep time: 20 mins Cook time: 35 mins Total time: 55 mins Serves: 12 Ingredients 225g/8oz plain flour 350g/12½oz caster sugar 85g/3oz cocoa powder 1½ tsp baking powder 1½ tsp bicarbonate of soda 2 free-range eggs 250ml/9fl oz milk 125ml/4½fl oz vegetable oil 2 tsp ...

Jamaica Ginger Cake

  Jamaica Ginger Cake Recipe Type: Cake Author: Mike Prep time: 30 mins Cook time: 45 mins Total time: 1 hour 15 mins Serves: 12 I love this cake! It’s deliciously moist with a lovely ginger kick. It’s light enough to enjoy at any time. Ingredients 250g unsalted butter 275g soft dark brown sugar 4 medium eggs 4 tbsp fresh grated root ginger 1 tsp vanilla extract 250ml milk 320g plain flour 4 tsp baking powder 4 tsp ground ginger 1 1/2 tsp ground ...

Coconut Beef Curry

  Coconut Beef Curry Recipe Type: Main Meal Cuisine: Indian Author: Mike Prep time: 20 mins Cook time: 1 hour 30 mins Total time: 1 hour 50 mins Serves: 4 Reassuringly tasty and simple, this is a great one for Friday nights in! Ingredients 2 tbsp oil 1 large onion. sliced 2 tbsp vindaloo curry paste 1kg (2lb 4oz) chuck steak, 3cm cubes 250 ml (9 fl oz) beef stock 200ml (7 fl oz) coconut milk 250g (9oz) basmati rice 3/4 tsp ground turmeric Instruct...

Classic Quiche Lorraine

Classic Quiche Lorraine Recipe Type: Light Bites Author: Mike Prep time: 30 mins Cook time: 40 mins Total time: 1 hour 10 mins Serves: 4 I saw this being made on the TV by the lovely Rachel Khoo once and it transported me back to my childhood, and I thought “I could make this and NOT have a soggy base!” The seventies weren’t a good time for me, culinary-wise. Ingredients 90g soft butter 1 tsp. sugar Pinch of salt 180g plain flour 2 egg yolks 2 tbsps. cold ...