Posts in Precycle

BBQ Sauce

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BBQ sauce is a simple recipe which you can alter and experiment with as you go along. It is mostly used either as a dip or a marinade. more

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Piccalilli

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Quite why this is a North of England favourite I do not know. It is traditional to eat bacon and eggs with piccalilli, and much more besides. There are lots of variations, but real piccalilli has lots of cauliflower in it. more

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Tartare sauce

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Tartare sauce is the very thing for fish and is brilliant made fresh. The name goes back to Genghis Kahn who was the leader of the Tartar hordes. Though I am not sure they had a sauce quite like this. more

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Ploughman’s Pickle

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This recipe for Ploughman’s pickle is pretty close to the one we all love. It is fairly easy to prepare and really does have that tang. more

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Nutella alternative

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Nutella was invented in the 1940’s as a hazelnut spread. This is a simple recipe. more

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Peanut butter

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Peanut butter is easy to make. All you are doing is whizzing the peanuts in a food processor with a tablespoon of oil more

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Pickled onions

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By Tamorlan (Own work) [CC BY 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

If you like pickled onions, you really need to start with shallots, which are smaller, can be stronger, are much sweeter. The process is a simple one, we don't need any fancy cures, no additional flavours, just vinegar, salt and a little sugar. more

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Tomato ketchup – even easier recipe

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By Miansari66 (Own work) [CC0], via Wikimedia Commons

This is a very simple, but wonderfully flavoured ketchup recipe. more

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HP Sauce

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In essence this sauce is sweetened vinegar flavoured with fruit and spices and the completely well loved HP sauce is (in my opinion) not so good as it used to be. more

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Precycle

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Don't simply buy stuff even if you recycle the bottle or container. Make it yourself. This is a trip around the supermarket showing you how to make stuff for yourself that you find on the shelves. more

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