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A festive lunch – Saturday 6 December 2014

‘Tis the season to be jolly and festivities began in earnest at Chez Shamwari with a lunch befitting any fat man in a red suit. The goal was to deliver a menu dotted with seasonal delights and not stick to … Continue reading

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Seasonal Christmas lunch menu Saturday 14 December 2013

This menu was sure to be a fitting way to welcome the festive season in.  A complimentary aperitif with canapés got things off to a warming start.  The canapés, inspired by my ‘Chef for a Day’ experience at The Box … Continue reading

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Lunch Saturday 27 April 2013

During the spring of every year, there is an annual pilgrimage to my door by a group of very dear friends.  This was the menu to toast the occasion.  I hope the tradition will continue as there’s always something special … Continue reading

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Sunday lunch at Hipping Hall

My excursion takes me across the border into Lancashire from my West Yorkshire home base.   As a keen fell walker I have driven past Hipping Hall zillions of times on my way to and from the Lake District. Today, there … Continue reading

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The Gray Ox Inn, Liversedge

I always think that there’s something very civilised about partaking in Sunday lunch and this particular Sunday was no exception.  The venue:  The Gray Ox Inn.  A gastro pub dating back to 1709, perched serenely above the town of Brighouse … Continue reading

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Festive lunch menu for Saturday 15 December

Here is my seasonal lunch menu for this year.  As you will see, turkey isn’t a feature!  However, Stilton makes an appearance in a very delicious, creamy soup and of course there is  Christmas pudding.  This pudding is a hand … Continue reading

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Vegetarian Lunch Sunday 18 March, 2012

Here’s the menu for a vegetarian lunch on Sunday 18th March.  I am hosting this event after a specific request asking if I was ‘open’ around this date to celebrate a birthday and also if I could accommodate vegetarians.  I … Continue reading

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Lunch Sunday 5 February 2012

Here’s the menu that my guests will be savouring for Sunday lunch on 5 February.  They are in for a treat as always but particularly as this menu includes another of my signature dishes – tiramisu! Menu 5 February, 2012 … Continue reading

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Lunch menu for Monday 19 December 2011

I am looking forward to hosting a lunch on Monday 19th December.  The menu has a festive theme to it while not being overly Christmassy as I think we can all be a bit ‘overdosed’ at this time of year! … Continue reading

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Lunch menu 20 August 2011

I am pleased to announce the lunch menu for Saturday 20 August as follows: Lunch Menu 20 August 2011 Cape seeded loaf  Melon cocktail  ~ Sicilian potato cake  Tossed green salad  ~  Chocolate crusted lemon tart  ~  Tea & Coffee … Continue reading

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