The pasty's best known association stems from the when it evolved to meet the needs of the Cornish tin miners. The pasty was a complete, hand-held hot meal, usually consisting of meat, potato, onion and swede in a pastry casing.
Steak Pie with Peas,Mashed Potatoes and Gravy: I've discovered that many Americans are not familiar with a traditional British steak pie. Once, my parents invited some friends for dinner, and my mother told them she'd like them to try her steak.
Things taste better when you know you can eat a lot of them. This recipe for a New Zealand Lamb Scotch Egg is a crunchy bite packed with protein. With a hard-boiled egg surrounded by a lamb sausage, have a new gluten free appetizer option.
Mary Berry's Christmas chutney - It's that time of year again! After this recipe went down a storm as christmas gifts last year, I am making it again. Extractor fan is broken though so we have a very vinegary kitchen/living room.
Madhur's Chicken Tikka Masala from Madhur Jarffrey's Curry Nation cookbook. Serve with Indian breads or rice. A black dal would go well with such a meal. I prefer chicken thighs but you may use breasts if you wish.