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Halibut Steaks with Mustard Sauce: What to Drink?

This is an Indian recipe and the mustard sauce is copious and fruity. To complete the combination there is a bed of spinach and bread – we used pitta – for the essential job of mopping up the sauce. I … Continue reading

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Pork Chops, Rhone and Gamay

The pork chop recipe involves a lot of creamy mustard sauce. The chops are accompanied by leeks, fresh from the garden, and new potatoes, parboiled, roasted and then crushed to soak up the sauce. Are you salivating yet? Pork generally … Continue reading

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Pork Chops in Mustard Sauce with Leeks and a Beaujolais

Leeks are probably my favourite vegetable, yet I only started to grow my own last year.  These are the first from our garden and what a treat. The light, onion taste, the residual crunch and the green colour all complement … Continue reading

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Friday, Fish and a Venturesome White

Friday still seems to be associated with fish and our new fish shop deserves our support so monkfish it is. D used a Raymond Blanc recipe ‘Roasted fillet of monkfish with mustard and tarragon sauce’. The tarragon came from the … Continue reading

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