The Perfect Steak

The perfect steak

What would your last meal be? For me, a properly cooked steak, crunchy chips, a nice béarnaise and good glass of red wine would be a worthy contender. But what exactly is a properly cooked steak? Various methods have been suggested and the age-old arguments still go on; which cut to go for? Should you oil the pan?  How long should you rest it?….and so on.

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SimplyCook Vs. The Takeaway

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After a hard day’s work a takeaway can seem like a tempting and well-earned treat. The occasional one is great but far too many of us are turning to the takeaway on a more regular basis. A recent survey showed that the average Brit spends an eye watering £1,320 a year on takeaway food, with that number doubling for those living in London.

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5 things to remember when buying Fruit and Veg

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Whether you buy from the supermarket or green grocer we want to make sure you’re buying the best possible fresh ingredients. So next time you’re at the shops follow these 5 basic steps to ensure you never again end up with bland bananas, spoilt spinach or tasteless tomatoes!

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