Recipe Ideas

All-butter Orange Mince Pies

Ingredients 1 jar of mincemeat. The juice and finely grated rind of 1 orange227g of butter (you're supposed to use unsalted but I prefer salted) 454g of Self-Raising Flour Icing sugar to dust. Method Cut the butter into small chunks and rub it into the flour either...

Roasted Garlic and Tomato Soup Recipe

This delicious soup combines the mellowness of the roasted garlic with the freshness of the vine-ripened tomatoes to create a wonderfully warming and uplifting soup.       Roasted garlic is one of the most amazing flavours known to man. As it roasts,...

Super quick and easy lentil soup recipe

Lentil Soup is a wonderfully versatile soup. If you don't have much time it can be made quickly and easily by pretty much throwing a handful of washed lentils, some stock, a finely chopped onion and some herbs into a pan and simmering until the lentils go fluffy. If...

Quick and easy spaghetti bolognese recipe

This quick and easy spaghetti bolognese recipe uses only a few key ingredients and is quick to cook. Perfect for students who may have little time on their hands. It's wonderfully versatile. Any leftover bolognese sauce can be turned into another meal for another day....

Chicken and Leek soup

Chicken and Leek Soup A wonderfully light soup which can use leftover chicken from a roast dinner. Done in the soup maker, this soup only takes 26 minutes to cook If you prefer you can do it in a saucepan instead, simmering the soup until the carrots, onions and...

Soup Maker Ham and lentil Soup

This delicious soup is a perfect way of using up leftover ham. The lentils are packed with protein and fibre which makes the soup very filling. This recipe is for the soup maker but there is absolutely no reason why you couldn't also do it in an ordinary sauce pan...
Super quick and easy lentil soup recipe

Super quick and easy lentil soup recipe

Lentil Soup is a wonderfully versatile soup. If you don't have much time it can be made quickly and easily by pretty much throwing a handful of washed lentils, some stock, a finely chopped onion and some herbs into a pan and simmering until the lentils go fluffy. If...

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Chicken and Leek soup

Chicken and Leek soup

Chicken and Leek Soup A wonderfully light soup which can use leftover chicken from a roast dinner. Done in the soup maker, this soup only takes 26 minutes to cook If you prefer you can do it in a saucepan instead, simmering the soup until the carrots, onions and...

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Soup Maker Ham and lentil Soup

Soup Maker Ham and lentil Soup

This delicious soup is a perfect way of using up leftover ham. The lentils are packed with protein and fibre which makes the soup very filling. This recipe is for the soup maker but there is absolutely no reason why you couldn't also do it in an ordinary sauce pan...

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Slow Cooker Cottage Pie Recipe

Slow Cooker Cottage Pie Recipe

There's nothing quite like a big bowl of slow cooker cottage pie to warm you up on a cold, rainy winters night. Delicious minced beef and onions are slow cooked with carrots, celery and herbs and finished with gravy. This is topped with piles of creamy mashed potato...

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Apple Crumble Recipe

Apple Crumble Recipe

Apple Crumble is the ultimate comfort food. Buttery crumble topping complements the tartness of the apples. Serve with lashings of steaming hot custard or with a generous drizzle of fresh cream.  Ingredients For the Crumble Topping 250g of Self Raising Flour 125g of...

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