Flahavan’s Oaty Carrot Cake by Neven Maguire

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Cake Ingredients: 
  • 100g (3½ oz) Flahavan’s Organic Porridge Oats
  • 50g (1¾ oz) chopped walnuts/pecans
  • 200g (7 oz) sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 200g (7 oz) grated carrot
  • 125g (4¼ oz) vegetable oil
  • 125g (4¼ oz) self-raising flour
  • pinch of salt
Icing Ingredients:
  • 50g (1¾ oz) butter
  • 75g (2½ oz) icing sugar
  • 50g (1¾ oz) cream cheese
  • orange zest
Topping Ingredients:
  • 50g (1¾ oz) Flahavan’s Jumbo Organic Oats
  • 25g (1 oz) honey
  • 1 tbsp sunflower oil
  • orange segments
Method 
For the cake
  1. Preheat the oven to 180°C (350°F/Gas mark 4).
  2. Blitz the porridge oats in a food processor for approximately 1 minute until they are quite fine.
  3. Add all the other ingredients and blitz well.
  4. Pour the mixture into a 2lb loaf tin lined with parchment.
  5. Bake in the oven for 1- 1¼ hours – lowering the temperature if baking too quickly.
  6. Allow to cool.
For the Icing
  1. Beat the butter, icing sugar, cream cheese and orange zest together in a bowl and spread over the cooled cake.
For the Jumbo Oats Topping
  1. Put the jumbo oats into a bowl. Add the sunflower oil and honey and mix well.
  2. Spread on a baking tray lined with parchment.
  3. Bake at 150°C (300°F/Gas mark 2) for approximately 15 minutes until golden brown.
  4. Sprinkle over the iced carrot cake and decorate with orange segments.
The toasted jumbo oats can be stored in an airtight container and are delicious sprinkled over stewed fruit or added to yogurt.

Jacques Restaurant, Fresh mackerel, pickled gooseberries & fresh horseradish

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Fresh mackerel, pickled gooseberries & fresh horseradish – perfect on a summers evening 🍽🐟

Glenisk, Homemade #Froyo. Mix together mixed berries and natural Yogurt.

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Homemade . Mix together mixed berries and natural Yogurt. Pop into moulds, freeze and enjoy! ☉🍒🍓

Smoked Mackerel Mousse

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Serves: 15

Ingredients

  • 300ml Millac Gold Double or cooking cream
  • 300g Skinned smoked mackerel fillets
  • Juice from 2 medium lemons
  • 75g Lakeland Dairies Unsalted butter
  • 2 tspn Horseradish sauce
  • 2 tspn Dijon mustard
  • 1 level tspn Ground black pepper
  • 1 cucumber

Method

Put the cucumber aside.

Place all the ingredients into a blender and blend until you achieve a smooth past, scrapping down as necessary.

Cut the cucumber into 0.5cm slices and arrange on a plate, pipe the mousse onto the cucumber slices or quenelle using two dessert spoons.

http://www.pritchitts.com/recipes/smoked-mackerel-mousse

Rachel’s Sardine, Tomato and Avocado Bruschetta

 

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