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October 2012

Food

Sausage Starter

October 29, 2012

It’s difficult to beat this tasty starter and you can do it with sausages or vegetarian sausages.Β Cook up a tray of cocktail sausages – Β Porky Whites if possible as they are by far the best in the world (I’m not one for exaggeration).Β When cooked and still warm more over equal parts whole grain dijon mustard and honey.Β Serve while warm if poss and watch then disappear!…

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Food

Carrot Cake

October 29, 2012

I begged for this recipe from my friend and professional cook Paul Da Costa Greaves. Carrot Cake is one of my favourites but so many I bite into are lacking in taste or moisture. This one I promise will not let you down on either.I baked this in my strange oven in the mountains which I have to be honest has temperature issues but as I’ve cooked with an AGA for years I tend to be lenient with it others…

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Media Life

Only in Chios

October 11, 2012

My sister and I went to Greece recently to film on the small island of Chios. Chios is the only place in the world where the Mastiha tree grows, and it produces a wonderful oil which is amazing for the skin! My friend and celebrity hairdresser Lino has developed a wonderful range of products using the magical Mastiha oil.…

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