Chef James McConnell

James McConnell

Posts: 22 // Recipes: 78

I just like cooking great food that's simple for anyone to recreate. Cooking isn't hard if you follow some simple rules that I'll share on here.

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James’ Top Food Tip #4: Chilli Heat

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James McConnell Chilli Food Tips

This weeks little food tip is a simple one but one that can save you from a world of pain! So here goes, the colour of chillies is NO indication of its heat or if you prefer how hot it will make the food that you’re cooking. Generally speaking, the... more

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James McConnell Cooks Beautiful American Blueberry Pancakes

Bangin Blueberry Pancakes

Average Rating: (5 / 5)

Love these American style pancakes

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James McConnell's Homemade Nutty Granola

Gorgio Nutty Granola

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Average Rating: (5 / 5)

Oh my god, this is so good

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James’ Top Food Tip #3 – Potatoes Saves The Day

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Diced Potatoes

James’ Top Food Tip #3 – Potatoes Saves The Day If you add too much salt to a sauce, casserole or soup add one or two peeled and cubed/diced potatoes to soak up the salt, cooking until tender. Remember to discard the potatoes before serving! #foodtips #toomuchsalt #potatosavestheday #JimmyMacCooks   more

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James’ Top Food Tip #2 – When Using Dried Herbs

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James McConnell Food Tips

James’ Top Food Tip #2 – When Using Dried Herbs Another Top Tip when using herbs in cooking. When substituting dried herbs for fresh, use roughly half the quantity the recipe calls for, as dried herbs have more concentrated flavour. more

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James’ Top Food Tip #1 – How To Save Fresh Herbs

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James' Top Food Tips

James’ Top Food Tip #1 How about this as a top Super Foody Tip when cooking… Chop leftover fresh herbs, then put them into an ice-cube tray and then pop a little water over each, then freeze. Once frozen, put the solid cubes into a freezer bag, seal, label and... more

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Seven Steps…

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Not sure yet why this place is called Seven Steps as I counted them and there are way more than 7 ???? Anyway, on Saturday 3rd September we popped out for a bite to eat at a place that has just opened in Pudsey, which to be honest is somewhere I’ve... more

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Jimmy’s Easy Jerk Chicken

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I tried cooking Jerk Chicken for the first time one weekend in 2016 and have to admit I was a little nervous because I took the bounty to a friends BBQ – and we literally cooked it on the go before I’d chance to actually tasted it before going “public”. On... more

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James McConnell Cooks Jerk Chicken Cooked on BBQ

Jimmy’s Jamaican Jerk Chicken

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Average Rating: (5 / 5)

Probably my new all time favourite way to BBQ chicken

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Jerk Ingredients

Jimmy’s Jamaican Jerk Sauce

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Average Rating: (1.5 / 5)

If Spicy's your thing...

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