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This Creole Seasoning is a wonderful blend of spices that could only come from New Orleans!! Perfect for adding flavour to so many dishes!
This is my homemade chicken seasoning herb blend. It is an aromatic blend of herbs and spices that turns a plain roast chicken pieces into a delicious rotisserie style chicken piece. Simple to make and you control the salt! We all know I like homemade stuff, I wrote a very ‘homemade’ heavy post when I […]
This post really shouldn’t be a post at all! Really this post is a series of disasters, that should have lead to me admitting defeat, parting with some money and buying something pre-prepared. But that goes against everything I love about cooking: making it yourself, making it your way, changing it to suit your tastes […]
This blend is mild, aromatic and tastes amazing. It is perfect for making a mild curry for the boys, adding to a kedgeree or for making my Curried Lemon Butter Shrimp. It is a slightly sweet and super mild powder. Those who want some spice can add cayenne pepper to the mix. I would start at […]
This is a bit of a long winded story, I did try to pare it back but it seemed disjointed and quite frankly rather dull. So I did want any sane person would do, I have gone back to my original version (thank goodness for the previous revisions button!) written a little bit more and made it […]
Tonight I want to share with you this wonderful cajun seasoning blend. I have another recipe for you, that uses this seasoning blend but I am saving that for tomorrow. It is so worth making your own spice blends, you can control the salt, you know exactly what is in it and you can avoid all the […]
This moroccan spice blend is great. In the old Rickety Cottage I had a pot mixed up ready for adding to vegetables or chicken. Rub this over a chicken thigh and then roast along side some sweet potato and carrots, you have a warming and effort free dinner. Or sprinkle it over some buttered couscous, flecked with […]