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Burger, mash, cabbage an gravy

random words just thrown together?  Sort of..  The burgers though were the excellent wagyu cross Angus variety..    The gravy was portabellini mushrooms with shallot, highgrove beef stock, a splash of hendersons and a shake of oyster sauce.. Super thick… Read More ›

Leftover curries

good thing about having loads of things cooked is the leftovers..  Just perfect for supper.. Fresh flatbreads made..  Chef Ping deals with the reheating..    And we just deal with the eating..   Perfect..      

Not humourus hummus 

decided to make hummus.. It’s easy right? Take chickpeas..    Get Mrs Fitz to spend almost an hour skinning them … That’s a job that’s a nightmare yet worth it..     Still doing it!   Then blitz with Tahini paste… Read More ›

Gone all veggie like.. 

It’s a meatless supper.. Yup you read that right.. A meatless supper.. Not too sure why.. Just fancied it.. Starting with a cauliflower.. Chopped up and roasted in cumin , Mrs Middletons pimped up chilli oil, garam masala, a pinch… Read More ›

#TacoTuesday 

its taco Tuesday!!  Yay!  Well ok.. To be completely honest the name was simple , it’s Tuesday and we had tacos.. Therefore..  It’s #tacotuesday !! Hurrah! We forget how much we like tacos. Seeing as we have no Mexican restaurants… Read More ›

Chicken tikka supper

those Indian adventures are still ticking away in our memories..  And that afternoon cooking with chef in the aravalli hills reminded me of the wonderful murgh tikka we made together..     So followed suit.. With tandoori spices from the Shan… Read More ›

Pork schitznel time

So what’s the story with the ‘headline’ picture? Well it’s my pals money tree and I have never seen one flower like this .. Anyone else?  i LOVE pork schitznel .. Like seriously love them.. Actually proffering them cold as… Read More ›

Flying home 

So it’s the last of the Indian adventures.. Time to fly home..  And I just say that this really is indeed the way to travel.. 😏 Great kebabs in the plane..     Served up with these amazing breads..    And… Read More ›

Bang on biryani X2

we truly are being spoilt for delicious food..  After a pootle about Jaipur, taking in some sights and a couple of libations..      This is my pal Abhi who hopped me about.  A lovely chap with a real interesting outlook… Read More ›

Happy shanksgiving 

Didn’t know what to call this until my pal across the pond in sunnier climes suggested it! There we go.. Happy ‘shanksgiving’.. Love it’ It takes a while and start off with some great shoulder shanks.. These are probably best… Read More ›

Bucks star mushrooms 

huh? Bucks star? What’s that all about? Well .. I ‘discovered’ this local brewery .. They make the beer using solar energy.. And only use organic ingredients., I mean seriously these chaps are at the forefront of something massive !… Read More ›

Using up leftovers -tacos

with bits needing eating it’s time to get creative.. Well let’s be honest this ain’t that creative really!  Some chicken did Mrs Fitz fine, sprinkled with cumin, salt and pepper and smoke sweet paprika..    And that great short rib… Read More ›

Leaving Las Vegas 

well I have left..   And you may have noticed an absence of posts.. I have to say that there really wasn’t anything of note that was worthy of a write! Seriously !!!!  Oh apart from this..   But apart… Read More ›

Baked Tandoori baby chickens

bit late this post.. Have been travelling.. More on that later! For now check these great baby chickens.. Skinned and spatchcocked. Marinated in a secret ( think ‘national’) blend of tandoori spices with extra garlic, ginger and lemon juice. A little… Read More ›

Lamb chops two ways

having picked up this fantastic rack of lamb from me pal Ben @redbornefarm    I decided to chop it up into chops.. Reasoning being that Mrs Fitz had made an excellent chermula (morrocany type sauce thingy).. And these chops were… Read More ›

@meatopiauk 

firstly let me tell you I have been waiting to attend this event for ages.. I missed it two years in a row..  Yet for my birthday back in March Mrs Fitz bought me an excellent gift of not only… Read More ›