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Braised Pork & Prunes in a Creamy Stilton Sauce
Braised Pork & Prunes in a Creamy Stilton Sauce
Pork has a natural sweetness that goes especially well with creamy blue Stilton and prunes in a rich mustard sauce. This recipe is one of very few that uses red wine in conjunction with pork. Ingredients 75g/3oz pitted prunes 150ml/5fl oz red wine...
Chicken Breasts with Crosse & Blackwell Chutney and Stilton Sauce
Chicken Breasts with Crosse & Blackwell Chutney and Stilton Sauce
A riot of flavours makes ordinary chicken very special. Ingredients 50g/2oz flour mixed with 1-tsp. salt and a pinch of black pepper 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts 2 tablespoons vegetable oil 1 small jar of Crosse & Blackwell chutney 125ml/4floz...
Fettucine with Bacon, Baby Spinach, and Stilton Sauce
Fettucine with Bacon, Baby Spinach, and Stilton Sauce
Created as part of our Stilton Over Manhattan celebration 2000, this dish can be a fancy weekday meal. Ingredients 450g/16oz good quality smoked bacon, diced 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 shallot or one-half of a small onion, diced 125ml/4floz dry...
Fish with Stilton and Mediterranean Vegetable Topping
Fish with Stilton and Mediterranean Vegetable Topping
Serves 4 Ingredients 4 x 150g / 5 oz thick cod or haddock fillets 1 tbsp olive oil 1 red onion sliced 1 red pepper, sliced 1 tsp balsamic vinegar knob of butter 150 g / 5 oz blue Stilton cheese, crumbled handful of basil leaves, torn sea salt...
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Ostrich Steaks With Blue Cheese
Serves 4 A glamorous and exotic dinner party dish. Ingredients: 4 ostrich steaks (available from larger supermarkets; alternatively use 4 pork steaks) 50g Blue Stilton, crumbled 2 tbsp white wine 1 tsp lemon juice 1 heaped tsp freshly chopped...
Pork & Stilton Burgers
Pork & Stilton Burgers
Mmmm! These burgers are so tasty - ideal for a barbecue on a sunny day. Ingredients: 400g (14oz) lean pork mince 1 small red onion, finely chopped 1 tbsp chopped fresh rosemary 1 tbsp chopped fresh thyme Pinch chilli powder (optional) 100g (4oz)...
Rib Eye Steaks with Cajun Seasonings and Stilton Sauce
Rib Eye Steaks with Cajun Seasonings and Stilton Sauce
Celebrate Mardi Gras with this stunning Cajun spice rub and Stilton sauce. Ingredients 1 teaspoon salt 2 teaspoons dried thyme leaves 1 teaspoon ground white pepper 1 teaspoon dry mustard 1/4 to 1/2 teaspoon ground red pepper ground black...
Roasted Spring Lamb with Stilton and Raspberry Sauce
Roasted Spring Lamb with Stilton and Raspberry Sauce
There are two good reasons to stuff a leg of lamb. The first is to make the joint easy to carve and the second is to impart a good flavour to the meat. In case you are wondering if raspberries and Stilton belong together, try the two together before you...
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Rustic Stilton & Potato Cake
Serves 4 The perfect accompaniment to a main dish, or great on its own as a light lunch. Ingredients 2 sliced onions 1 tbsp vegetable oil 2 large cooked potatoes – cooled and cubed 6 medium eggs 30ml single or double cream 100g crumbled...
Speedy Stilton Pizza
Speedy Stilton Pizza
Topping with Stilton gives a contemporary feel to this easy family meal or party dish.Perfect for entertaining friends. Serving Size: 4 Ingredients For the base 1 x 290 grams pizza dough 2 tablespoons black olives pitted and roughly chopped Or...
Stilton and Char-grilled Veg Open Focaccia
Stilton and Char-grilled Veg Open Focaccia
Make the most of seasonal vegetables in this tasty focaccia recipe - perfect for a spring or summer lunch. Ingredients: 1 courgette, sliced lengthways 1 red onion, thinly sliced 1 yellow or red pepper, deseeded and sliced 4 individual cherry tomato...
Stilton and Roasted Turkey Wraps
Stilton and Roasted Turkey Wraps
Created as part of our Stilton Over Manhattan celebration 2000, it's a great way to use Thanksgiving turkey or chicken leftovers. Ingredients (for one wrap) 40g/1and 1/2oz crumbled Stilton cheese, divided 1 tablespoon mayonnaise Pinch ground ginger 2...
Stilton Chicken with Wine
Stilton Chicken with Wine
Gabby Toward, a resident of Melton Mowbray also won a prize in the Melton Times recipe contest. This time for a Sunday dinner casserole ready for guests or just a quiet day with family.  Ingredients 6 pieces of chicken (breasts are good) 1...
Stilton Meatballs
Stilton Meatballs
The addition of mature Stilton gives an innovative twist to this traditional family dish. Serving Size: 4 Ingredients For the meatballs 1 onion roughly chopped 1 clove garlic roughly chopped 3 white bread slices torn into pieces 500 grams/1 lb...
Stilton Pate Topped Peppered Steak
Stilton Pate Topped Peppered Steak
Serves 4 Ingredients 200g / 8 oz mature Stilton cheese 100g / 4 oz cream cheese 15ml / 1 tbsp port or a mature red wine 5ml / 1 tsp ground nutmeg 50g / 2 oz walnut pieces salt and pepper 1 tbsp mixed peppercorns, crushed 4 x 175g / 6 oz rump...
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Stilton Risotto With Winter Squash, Sage & Walnuts
Serves 4 A sophisticated but easy dish, perfect for an informal supper with friends. Ingredients 1 tbsp vegetable oil 50g walnuts, roughly chopped 15g butter 1 onion, chopped 1 tbsp freshly chopped sage 400g arborio risotto rice 1 litre vegetable...
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Stilton Stuffed Chicken Breasts
Serves 4 A great supper dish to impress family or friends Ingredients 200g Blue Stilton cheese, cubed 100g walnut pieces 115ml sherry, plus extra for deglazing 50g dried apricots, chopped 1 bunch of tarragon, leaves picked and chopped 2 egg...
Stilton Tagliatelle
Stilton Tagliatelle
Serves: 4 A smart but simple pasta dish, that takes minutes to prepare. Great to throw together after work, or for a crowd of hungry friends. Ingredients: 225g tagliatelle pasta 120g crumbled Stilton cheese 250ml sour cream or fromage frais...
Stilton, Red Pepper and Asparagus Flan with Poppy Seed Pastry
Stilton, Red Pepper and Asparagus Flan with Poppy Seed Pastry
This delicious savoury tart is perfect for picnics and summer al fresco eating. Ingredients: 500g pack ready-made shortcrust pastry 1 tbsp poppy seeds 200g (7oz) asparagus, trimmed and chopped into 5cm (2 inch) pieces 300g (10oz) roasted red peppers...
Tagliatelle with Stilton and Roasted Pumpkin Sauce
Tagliatelle with Stilton and Roasted Pumpkin Sauce
Serves 4 Ingredients 1 pumpkin or butternut squash, peeled, deseeded and cut into 2.5 cm / 1 inch chunks 2 sprigs fresh thyme 1 tbsp brown sugar 2 tbsp olive oil 300ml / 1/2 pint double cream 250 g / 8 oz blue Stilton cheese grated rind and...
Veal Chops with Caramelized Onions and Stilton Sauce
Veal Chops with Caramelized Onions and Stilton Sauce
From the Kitchen of Chef du Cuisine Eric Kaplan, Bull and Bear at The Waldorf-Astoria Pork chops may be used instead of veal. Ingredients 75g/3oz Unsalted butter 2 large Onions halved, thinly sliced 15g/1/2oz Sugar 1 Tbsp. Fresh thyme, chopped 75g/3oz...