Cream of Pesto

Cream of Pesto With my new timetable for school I have quite a bit of time in the week now, so I actually had three dishes cooked and prepared. I really had quite the choice about what to post today and just couldn’t make a decision so in the end I opted to go for the dish I...
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Aïeeeeeeee, it’s Aïoli

Aïeeeeeeee, it’s Aïoli This is the story of how I abandoned my mantra of “Why make things more complicated than they need to be?”. I was a firm believer in this, and would often employ as many shortcuts as I could to get to the end result. I’m talking mainly about those...
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Easy Vegetarian Gravy

Easy Vegetarian Gravy Serves: 4 Cost: ~€0.30 Preparation and cooking time: ~10 mins Calories: ~75 per serving Hi everyone, how’s your weekend been? Not just the weekend, the whole week? May is always an enjoyable month in France. We’re blessed with not one, not two, but three...
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Mushroom and Onion Steak Sauce

Mushroom and Onion Steak Sauce Serves: 4 Cost: €1.20 Preparation time: 10 minutes Calories: ~160 Steak! For the non-vegetarians out there, is there any better meal? A good steak, some well cooked fries, some fresh, leafy salad greens, and the icing on the proverbial cake… a good sauce. You...
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Brandy Butter, and Merry Christmas everyone!

Brandy Butter, and Merry Christmas everyone! Serves: n/a Approx cost: €0.90 Approx calories (per one teaspoon): ~40 Approx preparation and cooking time: ~5 minutes Yeah – that’s right – today I’m posting perhaps the easiest recipe known to mankind :). I wanted to post something festive...
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Easy, No-Fail Hollandaise Sauce

Easy, No-Fail Hollandaise Sauce Serves: 4 Approx cost: €0.90 Approx calories (for one quarter of the yield): ~180 Approx preparation and cooking time: ~5 minutes One of the things I recently wanted to start trying was improving my sauce repertoire. I don’t make that many sauces – the...
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