All posts tagged: Comfort Food

Orange, Ginger & Cranberry Cupcakes

A little something to cheer things up…It’s grey and cold outside, the perfect excuse to bake some cupcakes. If you feel like joining in, then get your spoons spinning! Ingredients 125g/4.4oz butter 3 eggs 125g/4.4oz sugar a pinch of salt 1 orange (zest and juice) 1tsp ginger 100g/3.5oz cranberries 250g/8.8oz flour 1 sachet (1tbsp) baking powder Preheat the oven at 180°C/ 356°F. Mix the ingredients together. Fill the mixture into your cupcakes (the mixture is just enough for a dozen) and put in the oven for 28 minutes. As an extra treat you can top them off with some icing. Delicious!

Chill Out Chilli

It’s Saturday! Time to chill out, relax and enjoy.Here’s a little some thing to kick start your weekend… The Ingredients 1 onion 1 clove of garlic 300g minced meat 1 tbsp flour 800g canned tomatoes 1 tbsp tomato purée 150g red kidney beans 1 tsp cayenne pepper salt and pepper Chop up the onion and garlic, fry them with the meat for a couple of minutes. Add the flour and stir, then the tomatoes, the purée, the kidney beans, the cayenne pepper and seasoning. Leave it to simmer for about 1 and a half hours. It’s ready to serve. Delicous!