[Chloe Burrowes | Contributing Writer]
Lloyd Henley and I are back again to bring you some daring new recipes. These strange food combinations are ingredients that usually would be kept apart but when put together produce tasty dishes. So dare to be different and try these oh-so-right recipes.
Broccoli and Peanut Butter Soup
This changes up an ordinary vegetable soup with the peanut butter twist; perfect for a starter or as a filling lunch.
1 x white onion 2 cloves of garlic 1 head of broccoli 200ml of milk Peanut Butter
Chop one onion and 2 cloves and garlic and fry
Boil one head of broccoli inc stem in 400ml of water
Then add the milk and simmer
Pop in large mixing bowl
Add 200ml of milk
Add 1 tsbp or to taste to soup
Blend to smooth
Coca Cola Chicken Drumsticks
This dish is perfect with chicken wings, drumsticks or thighs; the soy sauce gives the dish a Chinese twist! Serve as a snack or as a meal with our side dish option.
2 cloves of garlic 6 x Chicken Drumsticks 1 tbsp of soy sauce Coca Cola
Chop two cloves of garlic
Put chicken, garlic and a tbsp of soy sauce into a saucepan or wok
Add coke until chicken is fully covered
Leave to simmer for approx 1 hour or until most of the coke has reduced
Great as a tasty side dish or to make it a meal; why not add some tasty sweet potato fries?
Sweet Potato Fries
Peel a sweet potato and cut into fries
Preheat to oven to approx 200c
Coat the fries evenly in oil and season to taste
Pop in the oven for roughly 30 minutes or until crispy
Chocolate and Chilli Cupcakes
Sweet and savoury never tasted so good, these chocolatey cupcakes are a perfect treat for any day of the week.
200g Caster Sugar
200g Melted Butter 3 x Eggs 200g Self-Raising Flour 100g Unsweetened Cocoa Powder ½ teaspoon of cayenne pepper Few drops of milk
Melt butter and combine with caster sugar in a bowl and mix
Combine flour, cocoa powder and cayenne pepper in a bowl
Add to the other bowl and fold
Add a few drops of milk and fold
Preheat a oven to 200c and grease a muffin tin
Spoon the mixture in and leave in the oven for 20-25 minutes
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