Portly Cooks | 4 Recipes for 2 People

What can you do with beef mince? There are tons of things but the other day I went to the butcher and picked up 800g of beef mince (for £4.50) and wondered how many dishes could I make for 2 people from it… here is the result. Serves 2 Homemade Burgers 200g Beef Mince 1…

Portly Cooks | Burgers

Well then let’s keep this one simple shall we. I hope you had a fab Christmas and got everything that you wanted. This one isn’t too much faff, I know like me you aren’t really sure what day it is, what time it is and I’m sure you don’t really care. I do know that…

Portly Eats | Doppelganger Burgers | Co Fifteen, Cambridge, UK

A vegan burger who would have thunk it? It turns out that they are pretty damn good my mother has been on record on the BBC saying that she is ‘Vegan Curious’ in as much as she is intrigued by the flavour combinations and how it all works, and so it was my turn.  Doppelganger…

Portly Cooks | Burgers for Dinner

There is nothing quite as satisfying as a good burger. When the thought crosses your mind ‘Ooo I could have Burgers this evening.’ That really is it, it has to be Burgers and they’re dead easy to make and cheap too, with half a kilo of mince sitting around £4 that’s like a pound a…

Portly Cooks | Dead Easy Burgers

Sometimes it’s best to keep things simple. This one doesn’t get much simpler, It’s my go to when I have some mince that needs using up. 250g Minced Beef ½ red onion, finely chopped Garlic powder Seasoning 2 slices Blue Cheese 2 Brioche Buns In a bowl mix together the mince, onion, garlic powder and…

Swede Chips with Burgers!!

Burgers who doesn’t love a burger? Surely everyone does right? Burgers though are not the main reason behind this post it is what I put with them that has been a rather fun discovery. Now, I’m probably super late to the game (and with some amazing camera skills they’re barely visible in the photo) but…

Portly Eats @FiveGuysUK , Cambridge

‘Too damn deliciously evil’ is how The Evening Standard describes Five Guys burger restaurant. Finally, Five Guys has hopped across the pond and also up from London to Cambridge!  I had heard some great things about their burgers and decided to go check it out for myself! On a trip to the cinema on a…