Short Ribs in a Sweet and Spicy Sauce Made in the Slow Cooker

You will love my Short Ribs in a Sweet and Spicy Sauce – tender, juicy, falling apart, braised beef in a flavourful, as spicy as you like sauce. My Short Ribs in a Sweet and Spicy Sauce taste great, whether it’s freezing cold outside or baking hot – ’cause they are flexible like that. They are Read More…

Beef and Ale Stew – A Traditional British Recipe

It’s one of those magical, misty mornings here in the south of England. A light fog gently dips over the trees and you really can’t see the sky for clouds. There’s a damp chill in the air and I find myself craving multiple cups of steaming hot tea. I know that my family will be looking forward Read More…

Tasty Beef Recipes for Great British Beef Week

It’s Great British Beef Week and I have some tasty beef recipes to help you celebrate! Organised by Ladies in Beef, Great British Beef Week 2015 runs from 23 April to 3 May and put the spotlight firmly on the fantastic food that British beef farmers produce. In addition, it will raise vital funds for those Read More…

The Magical Slow Cooker Review

Until recently my slow cooker used to sit on the side, occasionally being used for my Blanquette de Veau or maybe my Chinese Style Beef, but it wasn’t an appliance I used regularly or really considered an important part of my kitchen. Then Sarah Olson very kindly sent me a review copy of her new book The Read More…

Roast Beef Pot Pie

There is nothing more comforting than a delicious pot pie and this roast beef pot pie really does fit the bill. The tender pieces of roast beef enrobed in creamy beefy gravy and encased in lovely light pastry are irresistible. The best bit? My roast beef pot pie is quick and easy to put together, Read More…