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Garden party wedding in Berkeley

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  A really beautiful wedding with a garden party theme in the Bride’s parents garden. Pimm’s and canapés on the lawn, followed by a fork buffet, then later a pig roast and a huge party.

Summer Party in Bath

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A beautiful summers day in lovely Bath – perfect for a relaxed party to celebrate a 21st birthday.  

Wedding at Woodchester Mansion

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A really romantic wedding at “the most haunted house in England”, a beautiful venue, roaring logs fire, good food, lots of cider and Morris Dancers – a truly unique wedding.  

The best cheesecake ever!

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A testimonial from a happy client…… Just wanted to say that everyone loved the food today. Unanimous that the cheesecake was the best ever! Jude, The Old Chapel, Slad The cheese cake I made for them is Ottolenghi’s Macadamia Nut cheese …

Anyone for Cricket!

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I am doing three days cooking for at Thornbury Cricket Club for a match between Gloucestershire and Nottinghamshire County cricket teams. Fanastic weather for it. These sportsmen really can eat! Loving my lasagne, shepherds pie and its Chicken tagine on …

April Showers!

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Spring lamb with dauphinoise potatos and mint jelly – yum yum!

Spring!

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Where is it? I was going to talk about Spring Lamb for Easter but I think we will need nice warming stews like Venison with Port & Juniper berries!

Cotswold Cottage Catering

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A steady source of booking that I have is from parties staying at one of the many splended cottages, manor and farm houses that are available in this area, from Moreton in the Marsh and Broadway, to Tewkesbury and the Severn vale, Bristol, Bath, the …

Improving my Chef skills

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Last year I went on a Pheasant and Game Cookery course at The Gables School of Cookery, Falfield, South Gloucestershire. I was going to improve my funghi foraging skills, but the dry weather meant that there weren’t enough mushrooms to fill …

Cotswold Hen Weekend – Butler in the Buff – October 2012

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Yes, we girls like to have fun and Richard aka ‘Butler in the Buff’ certainly made this Hen Party just that. Suffice to say that Richard’s shoulder injury was sustained on the rugby field, and not by the Hens! If you …