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Thrifty living

Duration: 01:49

From pease pudding to black pudding, discover the history of these true British classics and how, when the going gets tough, being creative in the kitchen is what us Brits do best...

Available since: Thu 17 Nov 2011


Series Producer
Karen Plumb
Si King
Dave Myers
Executive Producer
Pete Lawrence

This clip is from

Hairy Bikers' Best of British Series 1 - 45 minute versions, Recession

5/30 The Bikers discover how necessity often forced British cooks to pull out all the stops.

First broadcast: 18 Nov 2011

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