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Scotch eggs
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Scotch eggs

Scotch eggs were always a part of our childhood picnics

Home-made hot dogs
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Home-made hot dogs

We had home-made bread rolls for our hot dogs but if that’s not on your agenda, ...

Quiche, three ways
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Quiche, three ways

Jo Elwin makes quiche just the way her mum does … which is always the best way

Kumara and lamb cakes
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Kumara and lamb cakes

The key for dinner is to have food at the ready that can be cooked in minutes

Chicken naan sandwich
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Chicken naan sandwich

Use Laurie Black's larger-brined chicken to fill this sandwich or leftover cooked ...

Summer quiche
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Summer quiche

There is something so summery about a quiche: perfect to take for a picnic or to whip ...

Palmiers
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Palmiers

Sweet and surprisingly simple to make, palmiers cookies are French favourites (also ...

Mussel fritters
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Mussel fritters

There are many ways to make mussel fritters but the one I like best uses this simple ...

Bev's trail bars
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Bev's trail bars

The great thing about trail bars is you get to pack them with whatever you like, even ...

Custard pies
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Custard pies

This custard pie recipe makes about 36 mini-muffin pan pies or six 12cm pies

Chicken and shiitake filo
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Chicken and shiitake filo

There was no way I could walk past the eye-catching shiitake mushrooms, they looked so ...

Panzanella salad
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Panzanella salad

A Tuscan salad of the ripest, sun-kissed tomatoes and day-old bread – the beauty ...