Category Archives: Beef

Boxing Day Tongue

Boxing Day Tongue isn’t really a recipe but more a method of preparation.  It is always a favourite on Boxing Day along with Spiced Beef and Auld Grannie’s Meatloaf.Both these recipes are on HeathersKitchen Ingredients 2 small salted (these need to be … Continue reading

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Christmas Spiced Beef

NB,the butcher needs to keep this in the brine for 3 weeks so order early! Also remember this takes a couple of days to prepare and best kept for a week before serving. Ingredients 1.5 K  Boned salt silverside brisket … Continue reading

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Steak Tartare

This is a distillation of several recipes, this is how we like it. Ingredients for two people 10 oz fillet beef 1 tbsp finely chopped shallots 1 tbsp chopped capers 1 tbsp chopped gherkins 1 teasp dijon mustard 1 teasp … Continue reading

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Italian Beef and Macaroni bake

Basically I make this by putting a layer of bolognese sauce in a shallow dish. Cover with a layer of macaroni cheese. Cover this with a layer of grated cheese. This can then be kept until ready to serve when … Continue reading

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Chilli (fast good and will feed a crowd)

For 8 portions or more if you are not as greedy as us! 1lb extra lean beef mince(yes it is healthy too!) 1 large onion, chopped 1 sachet schwartz chilli mix 1 sachet schwartz hot chilli mix 2 400gm tins … Continue reading

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Beef mince and bean hotpot

For eight portions 2 onions 10oz carrots 2lb small potatoes 1lb lean minced beef 2 beef stock cubes plus one oxo cube 2 x400gm cans baked beans splash of worcestershire sauce Chopped parsley to garnish Roughly chop up vegheat a … Continue reading

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Beef Rendang

1 large red onion 6 garlic cloves 10cm/4in piece of peeled ginger 5cm/2in peeled galangal (optional) 1 red pepper 4 dried hot chillies 10ml/2tsp ground coriander 10ml/2tsp ground cinnamon 5ml/1tsp ground cloves 5ml/1tsp ground turmeric Dash of vegetable oil 1.1 … Continue reading

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Auld Grannies meat loaf

Minced Bacon 1lb Lean Minced Beef 1lb Mincked Pork 1/2lb White sliced Bread 3 slices English Mustard Powder 2 teaspoonfuls Eggs, small 2 Make bread into crumbs in food processor. Mix all the ingredients together by hand till well blended. … Continue reading

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Bobotie

1lb mince 1 large onion, chopped 1tbsp oil 2 large slices brown bread Water or stock to cover 1 tbsp curry powder Juice of 1 lemon 2 tsp mixed herbs Salt and pepper 2 eggs, beaten 1/2 pint milk 3 … Continue reading

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Spiced Beef

1.25kg-1.5kg/3-4lb boned salt silverside or brisket Ground black pepper Soft dark brown sugar 1 tbsp/15ml whole allspice berries 1 tbsp/15ml juniper berries 2 tsp/10ml whole cloves Preparation time: 10 minutes plus standingCooking time: 3 hours 30 minutes – 4 hours … Continue reading

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Beef Chasseur

2lb porterhouse steak or skirt, cut in one piece 3 shallots or 1 small onion 1 clove of garlic 2 tbsp oil 11/2 oz butter 1 tbsp plain flour 1/2-3/4 pint of jellied brown stock Salt and pepper 1/2lb button … Continue reading

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