Grandad versus Delia Smith

Featured in the July 2010 handbook.

Delia gives us her cooking tips and Grandad gives his.

Delia's Way

Stuff a miniature marshmallow in the bottom of a cornet to prevent ice-cream drips .

Grandad’s Way 

Just suck the ice cream out of the bottom of the cornet.                     

Delia's Way

To keep potatoes from budding, place an apple in the bag with the potatoes.                               

Grandad's Way

Buy Smash and keep it in the cupboard for up to a year.  

Delia's Way

When a cake recipe calls for flouring the baking tin, use a bit of the dry cake mix instead and there won't be any white mess on the outside of the cake.

Grandad's Way

Tesco and Asda sell cakes. They even do decorated versions.

Delia's Way

Wrap celery in aluminium foil when putting in the refrigerator and it will keep for weeks

Grandad's Way

Celery, Celery, who cares it could keep forever. Who eats it anyway                    

Delia's Way

Cure for headaches: Take a lime, cut it in half and rub it on your forehead. The throbbing will go away.

Grandad's Way

Cure for headaches: Take a lime, cut it in half and drop it in 8 ounces of vodka. Drink the vodka. You might still have the headache, but you won’t give a damn.                                     

Delia's Way

Freeze leftover wine into ice cubes for future use in casseroles      

Grandad's Way

Left over wine???? Helllloooo 

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