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Gammon, Bacon or Ham… What’s the difference?

Brilliant Bacon Back, streaky and middle bacon rashers come from either the back or belly of the pig.  The curing process uses a salt preparation to remove water from the meat; either in the form of a dry cure rubbed … Continue reading

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Jamie Oliver’s Tomato and Chorizo Salad

A couple of people have mentioned Jamie Oliver’s latest TV show on Channel 4 and a great recipe he made with Chorizo so thought I had better check it out with our own Yorkshire Chorizo!  The program is called Jamie … Continue reading

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Sliced Yorkshire Ham

Nothing can be simpler than getting a Gammon Joint from your favourite Butcher, farm shop or mail order meat supplier and either boiling or roasting for beautiful moist fresh ham. You can keep in the fridge all week for a … Continue reading

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The Olive Room, Settle

New little Italian Restaurant just opened in Settle under the shambles in the market square.  The Olive room is tiny, approx 18 covers in the old stone arches of the cellar under the shambles, a beautifully atmospheric room and a … Continue reading

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Pancakes & Pancake Day – Shrove Tuesday

It was Shrove Tuesday or Pancake day this week and we had a big stack, the individual record in our house was 7 !  The question is how do you like them, Sugar & lemon? Golden Syrup and Lemon?  maybe butter & … Continue reading

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Breakfast – the best meal of the day

Been on a bit of a road trip and have tried a few different breakfast’s just lately and they can be so good and so very very bad.  Surely making a good breakfast is not rocket science!  its easy to … Continue reading

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