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Cod & Courgette Parcels with Muscadet

Cod sits on a bed of spinach with some courgettes from the garden and a few black olives. The whole lot goes in the oven in a paper parcel for 15 minutes – just enough that the fish is no … Continue reading

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Pork Chops with Red Peppers; a Sauvignon Kickoff and a Choice of Reds

We began by sipping some Leyda Garuma Vineyard, Sauvignon Blanc 2009 from Chile via the Wine Society. It is a single vineyard wine with huge, for Sauvignon, 14% alcohol, but much crisper than that might imply. The label says “Ripe … Continue reading

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Pork Casserole with a Fruity Claret

The casserole combines pork and prunes with the late addition of spinach. D got the recipe from a magazine and insists that it has all the hallmarks of Sybil Kapoor’s authorship. We hadn’t tried it before, but it was really … Continue reading

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Smoky Fish Cakes and Limey Rieslings

A Nigel Slater recipe mating fishcakes of smoked haddock with home made oven chips. A tartare sauce ‘stretched’ with herbs adds sharpness and some spinach adds edge and soft wetness to the other drier components. Fish and smoky says Riesling … Continue reading

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