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CHARGRILLED ASPARAGUS WITH CRISPY HEN’S EGGS & HERB DRESSING

BREAKFAST / HEALTHY / VEGETABLES / EASTER / SPRING
20 MINS

A favourite here at Daylesford COOKERY SCHOOL, this simple recipe makes the most of one of our most cherished spring ingredients, asparagus. We love to serve this as a protein-rich breakfast or lazy brunch, a first course at a dinner party or even as a light spring lunch with a glass of crisp white wine and […]

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