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Lemon and Blackberry Meringue Cakes for #SundaySupper

Posted by on Aug 10, 2014 in #SundaySupper, Cakes | 28 comments

Lemon and Blackberry Meringue Cakes for #SundaySupper

For this Saving Sunday Supper, hosted by Stacy of Food Lust, People Love and Tara of Noshing with the Nolands , we’re sharing recipes to save and celebrate the bounty of the summer. Of course, if I can find a way to make a theme involve cake, I’ll run with it! So, using one of the best British berries around, I’m offering up these Lemon and Blackberry Meringue Cakes.

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Mocha Pear Cake for #SundaySupper

Posted by on Mar 2, 2014 in #SundaySupper, Cakes | 25 comments

Mocha Pear Cake for #SundaySupper

Mardi Gras is almost upon us, so #SundaySupper is celebrating with Fat Sunday, hosted by Leslie of La Cocina de Leslie. We have a whole menu stuffed with decadent recipes which will leave you fit to burst. Today is also my Dad’s birthday, so I had an extra reason to make a rich, chocolatey Mocha Pear Cake!

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Baked Stuffed Tomatoes for #WeekdaySupper

Posted by on Feb 11, 2014 in Simple Meals | 8 comments

Baked Stuffed Tomatoes for #WeekdaySupper

With Valentine’s Day fast-approaching, the #WeekdaySupper theme for February is, rather appropriately, Red! The perfect Valentine’s dinner should be simple to prepare, elegant to serve and delicious to eat. In fact, I think that’s my cooking motto in general – and these Baked Stuffed Tomatoes fit all three criteria!

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Malawian Mbatata Cookies with Coconut Cream for #SundaySupper

Posted by on Feb 9, 2014 in #SundaySupper, Desserts | 26 comments

Malawian Mbatata Cookies with Coconut Cream for #SundaySupper

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, this #SundaySupper is all about romantic dishes for two, hosted by Susan of The Girl in the Little Red Kitchen. I wanted to get out of my usual ‘chocolate and strawberries’ Valentines rut, so I decided upon a Malawian recipe for Mbatata Cookies with Coconut Cream. 

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BBQ veggie mini-burgers for #SundaySupper

Posted by on Feb 2, 2014 in #SundaySupper, Simple Meals | 39 comments

BBQ veggie mini-burgers for #SundaySupper

#SundaySupper is celebrating the biggest Game Day in the American sports calendar this weekend. Hosted by Heather of Hezzi-D’s Books and Cooks, we’ve gathered together a feast of the perfect food to compliment any football festivities. I’m providing some BBQ veggie mini-burgers

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