Bacon

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Bacon wrapped asparagus

Bacon wrapped asparagus

In season asparagus wrapped in thin, crispy bacon. If you have very skinny asparagus spears bundle up 3 or 4 together with one piece of bacon. Perfect for sharing. 1 pack streaky bacon 16 asparagus, woody stems snapped off Freshly ground black pepper Olive oil Preheat...

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Brussel sprouts with bacon & chestnuts

Brussel sprouts with bacon & chestnuts

A classic Christmas combination – and it counts as two of your 5-a-day. If you want to prepare in advance – up to two days ahead, par-boil the sprouts, drain and cool, then chill in the fridge. You can also fry the bacon and chestnuts two days ahead, then chill. On...

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Beery Bacon Mac n Cheese

Beery Bacon Mac n Cheese

Possibly the ultimate comfort food? Quick and easy for a weekday supper. 184g bacon rashers, chopped 4 garlic cloves, crushed 1 tbsp thyme leaves, chopped 1 tbsp Dijon mustard 375ml lager 300g macaroni 750ml milk 40g plain flour 150g grated cheddar Chopped flat-leaf...

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Sweet Bacon Twists

Sweet Bacon Twists

A cute idea for nibbles simple enough to tempt a teenager into the kitchen to help, and so moreish you might need to make a second batch immediately after .. Helen Browning's streaky smoked and unsmoked bacon is from rare-breed Saddleback pigs slow-grown on the farm...

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Hearty bacon & lentil soup

Hearty bacon & lentil soup

A filling and hearty soup packed with savoury bacon and creamy red lentils. Enjoy with sourdough toast for a complete meal. An economic supper that everyone will enjoy. Ingredients 6 rashers Helen Browning's back bacon 1 tbsp olive oil 1 large onion, peeled and...

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Omelette Savoyard

Omelette Savoyard

A truly brilliant fast lunch or late supper dish. Best with Gruyère cheese, but use what you have to hand. For 4, but easily adjusted to suit your requirements. 3 large potatoes, peeled and diced into 1cm squares. 1 onion, dicedsplash of olive oilsmall knob of...

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Mushroom & bacon pasta

Mushroom & bacon pasta

A marriage made in heaven. Quick, simple and deeply satisfying. Use streaky bacon or lardons, or even ham. 350g linguine1 tbsp olive oil8 rashers streaky bacon, chopped250g chestnut mushrooms, sliced1 tbsp fresh thyme leaves (optional)150g frozen peas, defrosted75ml...

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Full English traybake

Full English traybake

Take the flavours of a Full English breakfast and turn them into a crowd pleasing family dish. This Full English traybake recipe is filled with sausages, bacon (choose smoked or unsmoked), herby potatoes, roast mushrooms, tomatoes and finished with eggs for an easy...

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Butternut Squash and Bacon Risotto

Butternut Squash and Bacon Risotto

This butternut squash and bacon risotto recipe has been borrowed from the charity Heart UK, as it a recipe that has been found to be great for managing cholesterol levels, making it super healthy for the new year! This recipe contains lots of butternut squash (an...

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Bacon-Pecan Chocolate Truffles

Bacon-Pecan Chocolate Truffles

A little unusual but luxury treat for Christmas time (or all year round if you fancy!). Mix the savory saltiness of organic bacon with rich dark chocolate for a delightful flavor. This recipe has been borrowed and adapted from Taste of Home. Ingredients 340g dark...

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