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  • Nick’s Mince & Tatties

    16 Jun

    Nick’s Mince & Tatties

    ‘Mince and tatties conjures up childhood memories for a lot of Scots, me included. My mum makes it in the oven – and there are no onions or garlic within a good 10 miles of it. It’s actually delicious and very tender, but with just meat, carrots and a little stock it’s a lighter version than I make.

    My recipe is much richer. It’s proper tasty, with onion, garlic, carrots – and a really good stock. I ...

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  • Nick’s Moroccan Lamb Shank

    16 Jun

    Nick’s Moroccan Lamb Shank

    ‘Lamb loves the North African treatment. The spices I’ve used in this recipe are from a favourite tagine recipe. 

    Shanks need to be slow cooked. Campbells lamb shanks are well butchered – there’s no excess fat. The beauty of lamb shanks is being able to cook on the bone. Leaving the bone in really does give a great depth of flavour, more umami, if you like. Basically the fat and marrow in the bone melts dur...

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