Recent Recipes

Slow cooker turkey breasts with wine & bacon

Slow cooker turkey breasts with wine & bacon

Prep: 1 hr Cook: 3 hrs - 4 hrs not suitable for freezing
Serves 8
If you like the idea of Christmas turkey but often find it dry, then you must try this. The tender turkey is wrapped in bacon then braised in a slow cooker

Slow cooker ham with sticky ginger glaze

Slow cooker ham with sticky ginger glaze

Prep: 20 mins Cook: 7 hrs, 20 mins
Serves 6 - 8
A small gammon will easily fit in a slow cooker so you'll have Christmas ham ready for festive sandwiches, or to serve as part of a party buffet

Black Forest Christmas fool

Black Forest Christmas fool

Prep: 10 mins no cook
Serves 6
A simple, quick and indulgent dessert you can rustle up in 10 minutes. If you want to make a non-alcoholic version, use a can of cherries in syrup instead

Pan puris

Pan puris

Prep: 1 hr, 10 mins Cook: 40 mins plus 2 hrs resting
Serves 4 - 6
This deep-fried Indian street food makes a great party snack – crisp rounds of bread filled with chickpeas and potato, drizzled with a herb and spice water

Churro ice cream sandwich

Churro ice cream sandwich

Prep: 20 mins Cook: 15 mins plus chilling
makes 3
Try a crispy Spanish-style doughnut coated in cinnamon sugar filled with dulce de leche or chocolate ice cream  - not your average ice cream sandwich!

Chocolate marshmallow wheels

Chocolate marshmallow wheels

Prep: 45 mins Cook: 12 mins plus chilling
makes 15
A crisp chocolate shell encases these vanilla biscuits with a fluffy marshmallow and sweet raspberry jam filling - take your cookies to the next level!

Persian pilaf & roasted root loaves

Persian pilaf & roasted root loaves

Prep: 40 mins Cook: 2 hrs, 40 mins
Serves 8
These vibrant individual pistachio nut roasts with honeyed pomegranate and harissa tomato sauce can also be made as one impressive centrepiece loaf

Carrot lemonade

Carrot lemonade

Prep: 10 mins no cook
makes 400ml
A simple, sweet cordial you can make from leftover carrots. Don’t throw the grated carrots away after steeping - bake up a delicious carrot cake

Double choc peanut butter cookies

Double choc peanut butter cookies

Prep: 20 mins Cook: 10 mins
Serves 12
What could be better with a glass of cold milk than a warm, gooey peanut butter cookie? These choc chunk treats are topped with crunchy chopped peanuts

Galaxy cake

Galaxy cake

Prep: 2 hrs Cook: 45 mins plus chilling
Serves 16 - 18
Step into another world with this outer space themed, fudgy chocolate, salted caramel and Mars bar cake. The perfect bake for stargazers and children alike!

Pecan pie rolls

Pecan pie rolls

Prep: 20 mins Cook: 35 mins plus proving
Serves 10
Can’t decide between cinnamon rolls and a pecan pie? Why not have both in one bite! This spiced bake is delicious served warm with a drizzle of icing

Risotto bowl

Risotto bowl

Prep: 30 mins Cook: 45 mins
Serves 4
Upgrade the ultimate comfort food, adding deliciously complementary toppings like chunky butternut squash, fried sage leaves and a scattering of hazelnuts

Paella arancini bites

Paella arancini bites

Prep: 25 mins Cook: 15 mins
makes 12
These crispy paella bites make the perfect canapé for a Spanish-style party. We predict they’re the new deep-fried mac 'n' cheese, watch this space...

Parsnip, mushroom & barley wreath

Parsnip, mushroom & barley wreath

Prep: 50 mins Cook: 1 hr, 15 mins
Serves 6 - 8
The perfect vegetarian Christmas or Sunday lunch centrepiece - a low-calorie nut loaf packed with grains, root vegetables, mixed mushrooms, herbs and spice

Mexican chicken burger

Mexican chicken burger

Prep: 10 mins Cook: 8 mins
Serves 1
Ready in under 20 minutes, this burger with spiced chipotle chicken breast makes for a satisfying weeknight treat for one. Serve with a fluffy brioche bun

Curried tofu wraps

Curried tofu wraps

Prep: 20 mins Cook: 25 mins
Serves 4
This spicy vegan supper is anything but boring. It's simple to make and packed with chunky tandoori-spiced tofu on a cool mint, yogurt and red cabbage relish

Creamy sausage cannelloni

Creamy sausage cannelloni

Prep: 15 mins Cook: 35 mins
Serves 4
This quick, family-friendly dish with storecupboard ingredients and simple seasoning can be made in advance and frozen to get ahead of your midweek meals

Turkey piccata

Turkey piccata

Prep: 10 mins Cook: 45 mins
Serves 4
A healthier version of piccata veal, that's gluten free and dairy-free, cooked in a lemon butter sauce and served with crisp baby roast potatoes

Soba noodles with wasabi garlic prawns

Soba noodles with wasabi garlic prawns

Prep: 5 mins Cook: 10 mins
Serves 2
This budget soba noodle recipe also works well with shredded cooked chicken or chunks of firm tofu if you want to go for the vegetarian option

Pizza pockets

Pizza pockets

Prep: 20 mins Cook: 30 mins
makes 8
These pastries will be a hit with everyone. Make them vegetarian by leaving out the pepperoni and adding a pinch of chilli flakes for a similar spicy kick

Cheese, ham & pea risotto

Cheese, ham & pea risotto

Prep: 15 mins Cook: 30 mins
Serves 4
A simple and hearty weeknight risotto the whole family will love - the stock is added in one go and stirring kept to a minimum so you can multi-task