Tag Archives: Bacon

Pesto Pasta Salad with Bacon plus Garlic Croutons

I’m back! It has been a while since I posted but my kitchen renovations are now finished, and I took a holiday as well. However, I think my cooking inspiration has returned and it is time to start sharing again 🙂 Even though we … Continue reading

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Recipe Round-up: St Patrick’s Day

St Patrick’s Day is this Friday so I thought I would re-visit some of my past recipes. If the weather is cold where you live, you can’t beat Guinness and Brown Sugar Beef. Make some Giant Soda Bread with Bacon and … Continue reading

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Ultimate Bacon Sandwich

Bake the bacon into the bread. YES! I have to say that I think this is the best recipe idea I’ve had in a long time. Why cook bacon and then simply put it between two slices of bread when … Continue reading

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Giant Brunch Sandwich

Not for those with small appetites 🙂 It is amazing how recipe inspiration sometimes strikes. I was given a round loaf of bread, and that is how this sandwich was created. Round bread needed lots of round fillings! The photos really … Continue reading

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One pan meals: Bacon, Egg and Beans Breakfast Bake

A cooked breakfast with no fuss. This is one of the easiest cooked breakfasts that I’ve made. Everything goes into the oven in one pan, including the toast, and cooks together in about 15 minutes. It is ideal for a … Continue reading

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Brunch Treat: Cheat’s Bacon and Cheese Pastries

Just three ingredients 🙂 These delicious pastries are an ideal treat for a weekend brunch. They are super simple to put together and quick to cook too. I used bacon and cheddar cheese in my pastries but of course you … Continue reading

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Dinner for Two: Chicken Breast stuffed with Bacon and Cheese

This is perfect for a special lunch or dinner. I came up with this as I know it is very hard to find recipes for two people that are nice enough for Christmas dinner. A lot of recipe magazines, TV programmes … Continue reading

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Simple Appetisers: Corn and Bacon Dip

Need to feed unexpected guests? The holidays usually mean that you will get at least one set of unplanned or last minute guests appearing at your front door. Chips and dip is always a great appetiser to serve as it requires minimal effort, but if … Continue reading

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Left-over Magic: Turkey and Bacon Macaroni Bake

Bookmark this recipe until you have holiday left-overs…. Sometimes left-overs can be a major issue – they sit around in the fridge for days because everybody has already eaten enough at the ‘first sitting’. However, this turkey and bacon macaroni is so … Continue reading

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Pea and Bacon Soup

Green! This is a very simple but flavourful soup. The addition of bacon really transforms the dish – and it is much easier than the traditional method of using a ham hock. This is perfect for when you have guests … Continue reading

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