A Glug of Oil

Easy delicious recipes for everyday cooking including midweek dinner ideas and easy dinner party recipes, and world cuisine.

Cranberry Sauce Cranberry sauce is so easy to make at home and no Christmas turkey dinner is complete without it! This post ...
Another fantastic idea from Marks and Spencer this Christmas! Beetroot and Chantenay Carrots roasted with a Balsamic and Honey Glaze. Of...
Oozy goats cheese dripping down bacon wrapped chicken makes for a seriously good meal. Serve with crispy garlic and lemon roast potatoes (l...
There's a TV series to accompany the book being shown on Channel 4 and Jamie cooks what he calls his Empire Roast Chicken recipe. ...
Nice fat spicy burgers, each topped with a thick slab of Colston Bassett Stilton  melted in the oven so the cheese runs down the side of...
A nice, warming, easy chicken - almost one pot dinner. Totally made up by me, myself and I when I had nothing better to do one day! ...
Find Me a Gift is......well, a great place to find gifts! They have an excellent range of gifts to suit everyone including lots of lovely Ch...
I'm going to show you how to make Apple Strudel. Almost everyone in the UK will have seen the Marks and Spencer advert for their ap...
There's nothing like a good dollop of mashed potato to cheer everyone up. But the addition of horseradish turns into something amaz...
Oooh now, this was yummy - Pan-fried chicken with Indian style flavoured butter.   After making Banita's Indian Style Fish and Ch...
As you probably know Jamie Oliver's latest book titled 'Jamie's Great Britain' is out. You can see the TV series to accompa...
I was recently sent some olives to try from 'Olives from Spain'. Now, I never used to like olives but since going to Spain and Greec...
You will love this Dressing for Steak An age ago now Jamie Oliver made what he called 'dress the board steak' I remember h...
We love chorizo, we love potatoes, so what a marvellous idea I thought it would be to put the two together and make potato and chorizo ...
Hungry? The recipe book by 'Innocent' is full of lovely looking recipes that are not only quick but easy too. This post m...
Yorkshire Pudding Self Raising Flour One day, by mistake, I used self raising flour instead of plain flour and the result was thes...
Toblerone snowballs, truffles, sweets or candy - call them what you will but here's how to make them! I made these the other we...
Individual no bake Toblerone Cheesecakes, easy to make and delicious. Each using a different filling of White, Dark and Milk Toblerone Tin...
Find Me a Gift - what a great site!  They have a huge range of gifts to suit everyone. Joseph Joseph are well known for their good look...
Okay, I'm going to say these are not quite what I'd call an Elvis Burger for two reasons. The first because I thought they sounded w...
Well the weather yesterday here in the UK was actually hot, yes I know it was a shock to us all. So out came the BBQ! I hadn't plann...
Readers of this blog will know how I like to make recipes up as I go along! Using whatever might be living in the fridge at the time. ...
My Sticky Grain Mustard and Honey Pork Steaks are great on the BBQ but just as good cooked indoors on a griddle pan.    Slightly sti...