- 1 tbsp duck fat, goose fat or butter
Rich and full of flavour, duck meat is extremely nutritious, with high levels of protein, B…
- 4 rashers of streaky bacon, chopped
Bacon is pork that has been cured one of two ways: dry or wet. It can be bought as both rashers…
- 1 onion, finely sliced
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- 1 garlic clove, chopped
- 15-20 cooked Brussels sprouts, sliced, or leftover boiled cabbage, shredded
The quintessential Christmas dinner veg, Brussels sprouts are throught to have been cultivated…
- 400g cold leftover mashed potato, or cold crushed boiled potatoes
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Melt the fat in a non-stick pan, allow it to get nice and hot, then add the bacon. As it begins to brown, add the onion and garlic. Next, add the sliced sprouts or cabbage and let it colour slightly. All this will take 5-6 mins.
Next, add the potato. Work everything together in the pan and push it down so that the mixture covers the base of the pan – allow the mixture to catch slightly on the base of the pan before turning it over and doing the same again. It’s the bits of potato that catch in the pan that define the term ‘bubble and squeak’, so be brave and let the mixture colour. Cut into wedges and serve.