Eton mess

A delicious british dessert with no cooking required. Ingredients 500 gr / 1 lb 2 oz strawberries 400 ml / 14 fl oz of double cream Ready made meringues fresh mint Preparation Purée half of the strawberries in a blender and chopped the remaining ones for decoration later. Whip the double cream, until speaks form….

Meat pie

Meat pies are popular in various places, Europe, Australia, New Zealand, Nigeria, Canada, etc. A delicious recipe whose preparation varies from a culture to another. This recipe uses both beef and cheese ! for some extra deliciousness. Preparation time : 30 minutes Cooking time : 40 minutes Ingredients 500 gr of puff pastry 100 gr…

Shortbread – A taste of Scotland

Here is a delicious snack to savour with a cup of tea. It comes from Scotland and is quite popular: the shortbread. Originally the shortbread was eaten among the wealthy, now this recipe is more available than ever and quite easy too. Ingredients 125 grams / 4 oz of butter 55grams / 2 oz caster sugar,…

Sunday Roast

A recipe for the advanced and bold! Continuing on my journey to make you discover some of the best british food, here is the Sunday Roast. A traditional british meal typically served on Sunday. It consists of roast meat and potatoes with various accompaniments such as yorkshire pudding, gravy sauce and vegetables.  As the meat…

Hachis Parmentier (Cottage Pie)

The absolute french family meal. A french dish very similar to the Cottage Pie (Beef meat) or the Sheperd’s Pie (Lamb meat). Traditionally the Hachis Parmentier was made of leftover meat blended together. Nowadays we tend to use minced Beef to cook this delicious family meal. Ingredients (for 4 people) 600 grams of minced beef…

Scones

In other countries, the United Kingdom is generally reputated for having a poor food culture.  Today I have decided to prove those stereotypes wrong, making you discover the finest of the British cuisine. Let me introduce you to a Scottish recipe : Scones. Preparation time : 25 min  Ingredients (12 Scones) 250 grams flour (+…