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Our great experiences cooking with a wood-fired oven

Part of our Italian meal cooked in our wood fired oven

Recipe: Melanzane alla Parmigiana Recipe

Recipe Melanzane alla Parmigiana  – (Sliced Aubergines, layered between crushed tomatoes, basil and mozzarella and finished off with grated Parmesan or Pecorino Cheese then baked in the oven) I confess that this is a mixture of my own recipe, Valentina Harris’ recipe and one of Jamie Oliver’s recipe.  I choose not to salt and drain […]

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Crisping up our Roast Lamb in our Wood Fired Oven

Roasting Lamb Shoulder in our Beehive Oven – plus Recipe

Roasting Lamb Shoulder in our Beehive Oven:  This was only possible due to horrendous weather conditions in East Yorkshire after a traumatic but successful attempt to move the oven under cover, so that no matter what the weather throws at us in the future, I can cook in it to my heart’s content. On Sunday, a […]

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Favourite potato dish for summer

Greek Lemon Roasted Potatoes Recipes

Greek Lemon Roasted Potatoes Recipes I call this recipe for Greek Lemon Roasted Potatoes by another name really.  I call them Greek Lemony Potatoes.   Chopped, then thrown into a big bowl and mixed with good Olive Oil, lots of thyme, bay leaves, rosemary etc, lemon zest and juice, a pinch of sugar and a […]

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Cookbooks – instead of counting sheep?

Cookbooks – instead of counting sheep? I woke today at 5.05am.  No.  I didn’t wake up – an annoying tickly cough woke me up, and  blatantly refused go away.  I thought ‘I must go back to sleep’, but how?  Images started to float through my mind.  Not sheep, or even beautiful, floaty ethereal pictures, but […]

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“Your Brick Oven – Building it & Baking in it”

 “Your Brick Oven – Building it & Baking in it” Time to write a book review – this time about brick ovens, how to build it and bake in it. It’s 6.45am on a grey September morning in East Yorkshire, and I’m sitting in our office at the top of the house, at my computer, […]

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Wood-Fired Oven – First attempt at firing up

Wood-fired Oven – First attempt at firing up …… OK.  The wood-fired oven is up an ready to go.  Excitement abounds, can’t wait to get going and light up for the first time.  We read everything from Blistering Barbecues, the instruction and fabulous recipe book (still for sale), and I scoured the internet for any […]

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