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  They are tasty and so easy to make! IMG_6004 BACON? AND CHEESE PUFFS? Makes: 1 large roll? Prep time: 35 minutes INGREDIENTS 250g streaky bacon, chopped?1 rolled puff pastry 1/3 cup chutney 3T tomato purée?2 cups cheese, grated MEDTHOD

  1. Preheat oven to 180°C. Fry bacon until crispy, and set aside. Unroll puff pastry and spread chutney and tomato purée on top. Sprinkle with bacon, then cheese, and roll up again. ?
  2. Grease oven tray. Place the pastry on the tray and bake until golden and browned, about 15 to 20 minutes. Cut into slices. ?
IMG_6019 CAJUN ?FRIED CHICKEN Makes: 6 – 8 pieces Prep time: 45 minutes INGREDIENTS 400g chicken pieces Salt and black pepper 2 Tbsp chicken spice? 4 Tbsp cajun spice 1 cup flour Oil for frying METHOD
  1. Pat chicken dry with paper towels. Lightly season with salt and pepper.
  2. In a bowl, mix chicken and cajun spices together with flour.?
  3. Coat chicken with the flour mixture and leave to stand in the fridge for 10 minutes.?
  4. Heat oil for frying. Place chicken in the hot oil. Fry for about 20 to 30 minutes or until cooked through.
  5. Serve with potato salad.
IMG_6030 STRAWBERRY CHEESECAKE Makes: 12 ?Prep time: 25 minutes Set time: 3 – 5 hours INGREDIENTS 1 pkt digestive biscuits 4T butter, melted? 1 cup strawberry jam? 1 tub plain cream cheese 5 Tbsp sugar 1 tsp vanilla extract? 1/4 cup double thick yoghurt METHOD
  1. Crush the biscuits until fine. Add melted butter and mix well. Layer biscuits into the bottom of cupcake cases. Spoon jam on top and spread to make it smooth. ?
  2. In a large bowl, add cream cheese, sugar, vanilla and yoghurt, and mix until smooth. Pour into cupcake cases. Place in the fridge for three to five hours. Serve with more jam spooned on top. ?
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