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Get creative in the kitchen with celebrity chef Nigel Brown. Each week the Yorkshireman will bring you a new and exclusive recipe to tempt your taste buds.

Marble Cake

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on Thursday, 05 July 2012

I've always said the way to a lady's heart is via Marble Cake, Marble Arch, swiftly followed by a shopping spell in Oxford Street.  This classic cake from your childhood truly is the perfect tea time treat for grown-ups.

 

Ingredients

  • 175g/6oz butter
  • 175g/6oz caster sugar
  • 3 free-range eggs, lightly beaten
  • ½ tsp vanilla extract
  • 225g/8oz self-raising flour pinch salt
  • 2 tbsp milk
  • 2 tbsp cocoa powder
  • 2 tbsp strong black coffee, cooled

Method

1. Pre-heat the oven to 180C/350F/Gas 4.

2. Grease and line a small loaf tin or 20cm/8in round tin.

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Yorkshire Puddings

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on Thursday, 28 June 2012

A classic Yorkshire pudding is not difficult to make but will really perk up your roast dinner (step away from the Aunt Bessie's!)

Just remember to keep the oven door shut...

 

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The Classic Club Sandwich

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on Wednesday, 20 June 2012

An all time favorite of mine for a quick lunch/brunch...

 

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Vegetarian Picnic Quiche

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on Wednesday, 13 June 2012

The sun is threatening to come out again - which means your al fresco feasts need planning. Keep everyone happy with these mini vegetarian quiches.

 

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Strawberry Pavlova

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on Thursday, 07 June 2012

With the joy of the Jubilee fading fast, it's time to prepare yourself for another slice of classic Britishness - Wimbledon.

And nothing is more evocative of Wimbledon than strawberries. Showcase them in in this irresistible summer dessert.

 

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