Tin and Thyme: Tales from a Cornish Kitchen by Choclette

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  • Fat free homemade mincemeat
    • Categories: Quick / easy; Christmas; British; Low fat; Vegan; Gluten-free
    • Ingredients: oranges; cooking apples; carrots; raisins; sultanas; mixed dried berries; pitted prunes; mixed peel; dark muscovado sugar; brandy; mixed spice (UK)
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  • Vegan pigs in blankets
    • Categories: Quick / easy; Dressings & marinades; Snacks; Christmas; Vegetarian; Vegan
    • Ingredients: vegan chipolata sausages; carrots; soy sauce; maple syrup; smoked paprika
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  • Jam turnovers with cream cheese and homemade flaky pastry
    • Categories: Pies, tarts & pastries; Dessert; Afternoon tea; Picnics & outdoors; Entertaining & parties
    • Ingredients: wholemeal spelt flour; unsalted butter; yoghurt; cream cheese; jam of your choice; golden caster sugar
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  • Leftover mashed potato omelette
    • Categories: Egg dishes; Quick / easy; Breakfast / brunch; Lunch; Suppers; Cooking for 1 or 2
    • Ingredients: leftover mashed potatoes; eggs; spring onions; parsley; unsalted butter; mozzarella balls
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  • Prune and walnut fruit loaf
    • Categories: Bread & buns, sweet; Afternoon tea; Breakfast / brunch
    • Ingredients: active dry yeast; milk; honey; strong wholemeal flour; prunes; walnuts
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  • Greek butter beans in tomato sauce with greens (Gigantes plaki)
    • Categories: Quick / easy; Stews & one-pot meals; Main course; Small plates - tapas, meze; Greek; Vegan; Vegetarian
    • Ingredients: onions; carrots; garlic; tomato paste; tomatoes; oregano; cooked butter beans; spinach; parsley; mint
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  • Poached pears in white wine
    • Categories: Baked & steamed desserts; Dessert; Fall / autumn; Vegan
    • Ingredients: pears; sweet white wine; lemons; cinnamon sticks; whole cloves; cardamom pods; bay leaves
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  • Healthy roasted nuts
    • Categories: Quick / easy; Snacks; Appetizers / starters; Cooking for a crowd; Low sugar; Vegetarian; Vegan
    • Ingredients: mixed nuts; ground cinnamon; xylitol
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  • Apple sauce and apple purée
    • Categories: Fall / autumn; Vegan
    • Ingredients: Bramley apples; golden caster sugar
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  • Egyptian fava bean stew (Ful medames)
    • Categories: Stews & one-pot meals; Quick / easy; Main course; Breakfast / brunch; Lunch; Small plates - tapas, meze; Egyptian; Vegan; Vegetarian
    • Ingredients: canned fava beans; ground cumin; parsley; tomatoes
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  • Vegetable frittata: potato, courgette, red pepper
    • Categories: Egg dishes; Quick / easy; Lunch; Main course; Breakfast / brunch; Cooking for 1 or 2; Summer; Italian; Vegetarian
    • Ingredients: potatoes; onions; courgettes; red peppers; parsley; eggs; feta cheese
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  • Baba ganoush
    • Categories: Dips, spreads & salsas; Appetizers / starters; Middle Eastern; Vegetarian; Vegan
    • Ingredients: aubergines; tahini; store-cupboard ingredients
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  • 2 ingredient easy plum jam
    • Categories: Jams, jellies & preserves; Quick / easy; Fall / autumn; British; Vegan
    • Ingredients: plums; granulated sugar
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  • Blackberry ice cream: no churn
    • Categories: Ice cream & frozen desserts; Quick / easy; Dessert; Snacks; Summer
    • Ingredients: blackberries; double cream; condensed milk
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  • Fresh fig scones with honey
    • Categories: Bread & buns, sweet; Quick / easy; Afternoon tea; Breakfast / brunch; Snacks; Mediterranean
    • Ingredients: wholemeal spelt flour; figs; kefir; honey
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  • Black bean and corn salad: Mexican style
    • Categories: Dressings & marinades; Salads; Lunch; Main course; Side dish; Picnics & outdoors; Summer; Entertaining & parties; Mexican; Vegan; Vegetarian
    • Ingredients: spring onions; sweet corn on the cob; canned black beans; bell peppers; cherry tomatoes; pickled jalapeño chiles; coriander leaves; avocados; limes; ground cumin
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  • Blackcurrant almond bars
    • Categories: Brownies, slices & bars; Dessert
    • Ingredients: wholemeal flour; ground almonds; golden caster sugar; unsalted butter; blackcurrants; flaked almonds
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  • No waste pineapple shrub
    • Categories: Beverages / drinks (no-alcohol); Summer
    • Ingredients: pineapple; golden caster sugar; apple cider vinegar
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  • Flower cookies: lemon shortbread
    • Categories: Cookies, biscuits & crackers; Afternoon tea
    • Ingredients: golden caster sugar; unsalted butter; lemons; wholemeal spelt flour; edible flowers
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  • Spanish white bean salad
    • Categories: Salads; Quick / easy; Dressings & marinades; Main course; Side dish; Small plates - tapas, meze; Spanish; Vegetarian; Vegan
    • Ingredients: tinned white beans; bell peppers; cherry tomatoes; parsley; pitted black olives; sherry vinegar
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  • Mint chocolate chip ice cream: made with fresh mint
    • Categories: Ice cream & frozen desserts; Dessert
    • Ingredients: mint; dark chocolate; condensed milk; double cream
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  • How to crystallise flowers
    • Categories: Jams, jellies & preserves
    • Ingredients: rose petals; egg whites; caster sugar
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  • Indonesian vegetable salad (Gado gado)
    • Categories: Salads; Dressings & marinades; Sauces, general; Main course; Cooking for 1 or 2; Indonesian; Vegetarian
    • Ingredients: peanut oil; eggs; new potatoes; green beans; cabbage; carrots; cucumbers; salad leaves; roasted peanuts; peanut butter; coconut sugar; soy sauce; red chillies; limes
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  • Elderflower cordial
    • Categories: Beverages / drinks (no-alcohol)
    • Ingredients: golden sugar; lemons; elderflowers
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  • Pineapple juice cake with lime glaze
    • Categories: Cakes, large; Frostings & fillings; Dessert
    • Ingredients: unsalted butter; golden caster sugar; sunflower oil; eggs; whole wheat flour; pineapple juice; limes
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  • Malted chocolate bundt cake

    • BigOrangeTiger on May 01, 2021

      not made this yet but correct link is here: https://tinandthyme.uk/2015/01/malted-chocolate-bundt-cake/

  • Chocolate fudge cake with chocolate cream cheese icing

    • BigOrangeTiger on July 02, 2019

      I haven't rated this as I only made the icing, not the cake, but the icing is AMAZING! It is sort of like a chocolate cheesecake. In fact I had some left over after icing the cake and I, um, well I just ate it!

  • Apple chocolate chip muffins

    • Agaillard on July 26, 2022

      The link is gone! Similar recipe on same blog here : https://tinandthyme.uk/2013/09/apple-chocolate-chip-muffins-random/

  • Double apple tarts with white chocolate

    • Agaillard on November 17, 2019

      This was definitely good, however I was a bit disappointed. I didn't think you could really taste the white chocolate, and, it was really similar to a French apple tart I frequently make without a specific recipe (with spiced apple puree as a base and apricot jam as finish). I might try again with more chocolate.

  • Sweet potato and carrot soup

    • Agaillard on November 19, 2022

      Aaaah... still sick with i don't know what virus and this was SO comforting... worth the effort... only thing is i divided quantities by two for just me and this was barely enough. Should have made the whole thing.. Also, the quantity of stock indicated yielded more a purée texture than a soup, and this is backed by the pictures from the website. I added milk and a bit of stock for more of a soup feeling. I will definitely make again though, it tastes amazing.

  • Carrot top pistou

    • Agaillard on August 22, 2020

      I wasn't convinced, at all. First by the recipe, there are no proportions given at all, no clear instructions (do you use all the carrot top, or just the leaves, or ?). Second, the taste grossed me out, maybe because I got the proportions wrong, maybe because it was too raw and herby or just I don't like them or not used to it, who knows :) In any case will look elsewhere on how to use my carrot tops (see my post in the forum!)

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Tin and Thyme is a vegetarian food blog for the home cook. Here you will find many delicious and creative recipes; most are simple to make but there are others for the more adventurous. It has a particular emphasis on chocolate and baking, but also covers healthy ingredients, whole foods and a range of "free-from" recipes.