Summer BBQ Ideas You Must Try

Summer BBQ Ideas That doesnt include burgers or sausages 1

How fab has the weather been? Sorry for the lack of posting, guess I am just making the most of the weather whilst I can :) This is a follow on from my Perfect Pimms Recipe - a classic Summer evening drink.

I love a good BBQ, and although I will admit sometimes a good burger really can hit the spot, after several slightly burnt burgers I start to dread the next. So this post is to inspire you to try something new and it doesn’t have to be time consuming.

I have to thank my mum for these ideas,

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Prunes and Dark Chocolate Party Mousse Recipe

Prunes and Dark Chocolate Party Mousse Recipe

When you plan parties, most people opt for the easy way around meal planning and cook big batches of food to serve, just like you would preparing a buffet. Ok so this is easy and often inexpensive, but sometimes problems can arise. Estimating actual portions can also be quite tricky, and if your guests are like my family (big food lovers) they get more of one dish than they were supposed to, leaving others with no chance to taste all of what you have put out.

If you’re planning a dinner party for just a few close friends and family,

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Perfect Pimms Summer Drink Recipe

Perfect Summer Drink Recipe 1

Yay Bank Holidays of 2014 are well under the way, and hopefully the beautiful sunshine is set to stay icon smile

If you are anything like my family then during  the summer you will cook, eat and be merry outside. So here is my super quick  post on that perfect refreshment to compliment them Summer evenings.

PS. Keep a look out for my BBQ inspired post soon (that doesn’t contain sausages and burgers!)

Recipe

Makes 650ml Prep Time 2mins  Difficulty: Easy

Ingredients

  • 150ml Original Pimms Number 1
  • 500ml Lemonade
  • 2 Slices of Cucumber
  • 1 Wedge of Lemon
  • 2 Strawberries
  • 2 Large fresh

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Cadbury Creme Egg Cupcake Recipe

Cadbury Creme Egg Cupcake Recipe 1

Like many people I am a chocoholic. Give me hot chocolate fudge cake, dairy milk, chocolate biscuits, anything really and I am one very happy lady! But saying all of this the chocolate things I avoid seem to be chocolate bars (like mars bars, twix) and things like creme eggs. The reason I think i’m like this is because I kid myself a little, a chocolate cake is surely better than a whole mars bar right?! So when it came to Easter and I was given a 6 pack of Cadbury Creme Eggs, I ended up thinking I would have

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