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Stilton Wedges

Stilton Wedges

Combining Stilton with this traditional Mediterranean style recipe makes this dish perfect for a light supper or picnic.

Serving Size: 6

Ingredients

1 large onion thickly sliced
1 red pepper cut into strips
2 courgettes thickly sliced
1 small aubergine cubed
2 large tomatoes thickly sliced
2 cloves garlic crushed
3 slices bread crusts removed and cut into cubes
150 milliliters/ 1/4 pint olive oil plus 6 tablespoons olive oil for frying
6 eggs
175 grams/ 6 oz Stilton blue cheese roughly chopped
salt and pepper to taste

To garnish

Handfull of fresh thyme leaves

Method

1. Preheat the oven to 200 degrees C/ 400 degrees F/ Gas mark 6. Place the onion, pepper
(seeds removed), courgettes, tomatoes and aubergine cubes into a roasting tin and drizzle
with 150 ml of olive oil. Scatter the herbs over, season and cook for 40-50 minutes or until
browned.

2. Meanwhile heat the remaining oil, in a large fry pan, and fry the bread and garlic
together until browned and crisp. Add the roasted vegetables and stir gently together.

3. Beat the eggs together with 3 tablespoons of water and season with salt and pepper. Pour the egg mixture into the pan, over the vegetables, and scatter the chopped Stilton on top. Cook over a gentle heat until almost set.

4. Put the pan under a hot grill and cook for a further 4-5 minutes to set and brown the top. Loosen the edges and slide out of the pan onto a board.

5. Cut into wedges and serve either hot or cold, sprinkled with fresh thyme.

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