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turkey bolognese

image I'm a sucker for any bolognese recipes. It's lifted from my favourite cookbook of 2010, Leon 2. The appeal of this one is in the turkey mince, both healthy and cheap. It's never going to replace 'proper' bolognese but it's dead easy, very tasty and freezes like a dream. Give it a try.

Turkey bolognese:

1 onion, finely diced

4 cloves garlic, minced

500g turkey mince

250g mushrooms, sliced

2 tins of tomatoes

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my favourite cookbooks of 2010

v If you're anything like me, over time you accumulate cookbooks and through a process of natural selection some float to the top and get read often. Some gather dust at the back, never fulfilling their promise. A select few make it to the hallowed ground of the recipe book stand, where they deliver gold each and every time. I feel like 2010 was a great year for cookbooks; almost all the big hitters pumped out a new book, some of them two! Self-publishing … Continue Reading ››

crispy roast cauliflower

crispy roast spicy cauliflower Another delight tweaked from Leon Fast Food. A quick and easy side dish. I suspected roasting cauliflower would render it quite dry, but surprisingly it's still nice and juicy in the middle. I ran this one past one of the authors, who offered the following advice. I am going to make it again this weekend! Crispy roast cauliflower:

1 head of cauliflower, slashed into florets

1 tablespoon cumin seeds

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