Tag Archives: white wine

Three Cheese, white wine and gherkin chicken

June 13, 2014


Sometimes you just want comfort food and for me cheese does the trick. (serves 2) 2 chicken breasts 5 medium sized gherkins chopped finely 1o0ml single cream 50g mexican cheese with chillies 50g parmesan 50g cheddar (or whichever cheese you can find in the fridge!) small knob butter 2 tbsp. white wine pinch of sea […]

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Tarragon, mushroom and cashew nut sauce

May 27, 2014


150g chestnut mushrooms sliced 100ml single cream 1 healthy sprig of tarragon 150g raw cashew nuts 2 tbsp. white white 1 tsp. white wine vinegar pinch sea salt 1 tsp. butter In a pan melt the butter on a medium heat. Add the sliced mushrooms and cook for a couple of minutes. Once cooked but […]

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Lemon thyme & garlic chicken

May 26, 2014


2 chicken breasts 1 garlic clove finely sliced 1 large tsp. butter 1 tsp. olive oil 1 tbsp. white wine 1 tsp. Dufrais white wine vinegar Couple of sprigs lemon thyme 4 chopped cappers 50ml single cream 1/2 tsp. honey twist of black pepper In a pot, melt the butter and olive oil on a medium […]

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Beetroot, white wine and peanut sauce Chicken

May 21, 2014

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The earthy flavours of the beetroot work exceedingly well with the nuttiness of peanuts so don’t be put off by this unusual combination! In fact, this almost didn’t make it to the chicken coz I kept supping it, as it would make a really tasty soup! 2 chicken breasts 1 small jar of baby beetroot 1.2 […]

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Cod with Pickled Apple and Bacon

May 18, 2014

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i’d been thinking about this combination for a little while, but  never realised just how well these flavours would work together until this evening. I choose dessert apples because they are sweet but also the most vibrant reds, and since a cod dish could be in danger of being a little bland I wanted something […]

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