Bagel Bean Armagh – restaurants in armagh
Bagel Bean Buzz

Facts

Recipe for Chicken Curry

Recipe for Chicken Curry

Ingredients 1 large onion 6 garlic cloves, roughly chopped 50g ginger, roughly chopped 4 tbsp vegetable oil 2 tsp cumin seeds 1 tsp fennel seed 5cm cinnamon stick 1 tsp chilli flakes 1 tsp garam masala 1 tsp turmeric 1 tsp caster sugar 400g can chopped tomatoes 8 chicken thighs, skinned, boneless (about 800g) 250ml [...]

October 7, 2015 bb-admin Facts 0

Recipe for traditional steak and kidney pudding

Recipe for traditional steak and kidney pudding

Ingredients For the pastry butter, for greasing 450g/1lb self-raising flour, plus extra for dusting 225g/8oz shredded beef suet salt and freshly ground white pepper 300ml/10½fl oz water (as needed) For the filling 700g/1½lb rump steak, roughly chopped 200g/7oz calves’ kidneys, trimmed, roughly chopped 1 bay leaf 1 shallot, sliced 50g/1¾oz plain flour 1 tbsp Worcestershire sauce salt and freshly ground black pepper 150ml/5½fl oz beef stock mashed potatoes, [...]

September 30, 2015 bb-admin Facts, Uncategorized 0

Recipe for roast fillet of beef with roasted garlic and mustard cream

Recipe for roast fillet of beef with roasted garlic and mustard cream

A tender cut of beef is a little bit of luxury and this is the perfect main course to cook for a gathering of friends. Ingredients For the beef 1kg/2.2lb middle-cut thick fillet of beef salt and pepper 2 tbsp olive oil For the sauce 2 whole heads garlic 150ml/¼ pint mayonnaise 150ml/¼ pint full fat crème fraîche ½ tsp sugar 2 tbsp wholegrain [...]

September 23, 2015 bb-admin Facts, Uncategorized 0

Recipe for thai beef stir fry

Recipe for thai beef stir fry

This spicy Thai beef stir fry is served with a crisp fried egg on top and a flavour-packed dipping sauce on the side. Ingredients For the sauce 4 coriander roots, chopped 4 garlic cloves 5 chillies, finely chopped (seeds optional) 1 tbsp oyster sauce 1 tbsp rice wine vinegar 2 tbsp soy sauce 2 tbsp Thai fish sauce ½ lime, juice only For the beef 4 [...]

September 16, 2015 bb-admin Facts, Uncategorized 0

Recipe for sausage casserole

Recipe for sausage casserole

The Hairy Bikers’ take on sausage and beans makes a wonderfully warming and filling dish, and it freezes brilliantly.   Ingredients 1–2 tbsp sunflower oil 12 good quality pork sausages 6 rashers rindless streaky bacon, cut into 2.5cm/1in lengths 2 medium onions, thinly sliced 2 garlic cloves, crushed ½–1 tsp hot chilli powder or smoked paprika 1 x 400g/14oz can chopped tomatoes 300ml/10fl oz chicken [...]

September 9, 2015 bb-admin Facts, Uncategorized 0

Recipe for Irish cream and chocolate cheesecake

Recipe for Irish cream and chocolate cheesecake

The smooth, creamy liqueur gives this celebration cheesecake the wow factor. Top with grated chocolate and a dusting of cocoa. Ingredients 100g/3½oz butter 250g/8¾oz digestive biscuits, crushed 600g/1lb 5oz cream cheese 25ml/1fl oz Baileys or other Irish cream liqueur 100ml/3½oz icing sugar 300ml/10½oz double cream, whipped 100g/3½oz grated chocolate To garnish 200ml/7¼oz double cream, whipped cocoa powder, to dust Preparation method Melt the [...]

September 2, 2015 bb-admin Facts, Uncategorized 0

How Many Bagels in A Bakers Dozen?

How Many Bagels in A Bakers Dozen?

The oldest known source and most probable origin for the expression “baker’s dozen” dates to the 13th century in one of the earliest English statutes, instituted during the reign of Henry III (r. 1216-1272), called the Assize of Bread and Ale. Bakers who were found to have shortchanged customers could be liable to severe punishment. [...]

August 28, 2015 bb-admin Facts 0

Recipe for Shortbread

Recipe for Shortbread

Try making these easy, buttery biscuits as homemade Christmas presents, with chocolate chips worked into the dough. Ingredients 125g/4oz butter 55g/2oz caster sugar, plus extra to finish 180g/6oz plain flour Preparation method Heat the oven to 190C/375F/Gas 5. Beat the butter and the sugar together until smooth. Stir in the flour to get a smooth paste. Turn on [...]

August 26, 2015 bb-admin Facts, Uncategorized 0

Recipe for Lemon Muffins (Makes about 12)

Recipe for Lemon Muffins (Makes about 12)

If you Google ‘muffins’ you will be making muffins till the cows come home, as few differences separate them all. I like this particular recipe because it is, to me, what a bun should be: soft, flavoursome and simple to make, a classic bun really. So take 400 grams of plain flour and 250 grams [...]

August 19, 2015 bb-admin Facts, Uncategorized 0

Recipe for Home Made Jam

Recipe for Home Made Jam

I find it hard to believe that, when I go out to a restaurant or a cafe, that they set in front of you sachets of processed jam, which is technically not jam at all but processed additives! Do they not know how easy it is to make you own jam? I use frozen fruits [...]

August 12, 2015 bb-admin Facts 0