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Twice baked sweet potato
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Twice baked sweet potato

This is a perfect lunch or supper recipe especially since sweet potatoes cook a lot faster than the white versions. The recipe has a combination of different flavours which all compliment each other and enrich the overall dish. I left the potato skins on and just lightly rinsed and scrubbed.

Cranberry slaw
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Cranberry slaw

I first discovered this in a sandwich deli and I have been trying to replicate it since. Its amazing and sweet and with the red cabbage shredded, the vinegar makes it goes lovely and soft. I love this served on the side with lasange or baked potatoes.

Polenta porridge
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Polenta porridge

Polenta is a ingredient which I never really cooked with before and my knowledge was limited in its versatility. So this week the recipes will be based around this ingredients but used in different ways.  This polenta porridge gives a variation from my regular oatmeal porridge especially on the chilly […]

Sushi roll
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Sushi Roll

This sushi roll contains fresh juicy cucumber which when combined with the salty Nori sheet and Soy sauce is really refreshing.There is a range of fillings which can be used like tofu, carrot or peppers but I decided to keep it simple. The good thing about making your own sushi […]

Stuffed rice balls
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Stuffed rice balls

These stuffed rice balls are amazing served with soy sauce. The sweetness of the sweet potato compliments the saltiness of the soy sauce, while the sesame seeds add an element of crunchiness to these bites. This makes a lovely lunch or supper and is perfect served either hot or cold.