Sweet Potato in the Simmering Oven of an AGA | 3 Oven TC

From top left, clockwise:  2 hour sweet potato,  4 hour sweet potato,  6 hour sweet potato,  8 hour sweet potato.

From top left, clockwise:
2 hour sweet potato,
4 hour sweet potato,
6 hour sweet potato,
8 hour sweet potato.

My initial experiment with a sweet potato was accidental. I popped one in the simmering oven before heading out, not knowing exactly h0w it would behave. After a protracted amount of time in the pub, we came home not sure if we were going to greeted by something under-cooked or all gnardly. But we were greeted by absolute perfection…. 

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Greg’s Angry Red Curry

A guest post from my brother who has been eating healthily as the Leicestershire County Cricket fitness test looms on the horizon. Surely nothing can make you regret that extra portion on Christmas day more than carrying it with you on a bleep test. So he has posted a recipe which will help shift the Christmas excess…as well as shifting some of the Christmas day leftovers (see photo below).… 

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Pheasant curry: from bird to bowl

My family don’t shoot.

A few years ago Dad killed quite a few tadpoles by turning on a water pump that pumped them out of the pond (though Mum transported most of them back to safety in a tea strainer), and he did once tentatively tread on a paving stone he’d put on the head of a rabbit which had been badly mauled by a dog…. 

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