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Christmas leftovers: tasty tips for excess food

Leftover Christmas food used to make crispy turkey nuggets

Christmas leftovers: tasty tips for excess food

See what you can rustle up with the traditional Christmas leftovers.

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Pickled Eggs

Pickled Eggs

Pickled Eggs

These Pickled Eggs make a cheap, healthy and tasty snack.

Scotch Eggs

Scotch Eggs

Scotch Eggs

These Scotch Eggs are an old favourite and also a hit with company.

Steak with Blue Cheese Butter

Steak with Blue Cheese Butter

Steak with Blue Cheese Butter

Our Steak with Blue Cheese Butter has the perfect amount of tang.

Spare Ribs with BBQ Sauce

Spare Ribs with BBQ Sauce

Spare Ribs with BBQ Sauce

Our Spare Ribs with homemade BBQ sauce makes an inexpensive and full of flavour meal.

Roast Vegetable Salad

Roast Vegetable Salad

Roast Vegetable Salad

Our recipe for Roast Vegetable Salad is a tasty way to enjoy a mixture of ...

Grilled Asparagus

Grilled Asparagus

Grilled Asparagus

Grilled Asparagus makes the perfect snack, starter or side dish.

Paleo Pesto

Paleo Pesto

Paleo Pesto

Show off your culinary skills and create your own Paleo Pesto

Summer Trifle

Summer Trifle

Summer Trifle

This fruit-packed trifle is a delicious, guilt-free dessert which is always a family favourite.

Cakes & Baking

Mandarin and Almond Cake

A moist gluten-free cake that is so delicious, it needs no additions.

Gluten-free cake

Peanut Butter Choc Chip Cookies

Rachel encourages you to try her version of this easy cookie recipe.

Treat yourself

Petite Passionfruit Cakes

Our Petite Passionfruit Cakes go down a treat at afternoon tea time.

Tiny tea cakes


Spicy Lemon Ginger Chicken

This Spicy Lemon Ginger Chicken makes a tasty meal or finger food.

Zingy chicken

Curried Coconut Chicken Salad

Our Curried Coconut Chicken Salad is a delicious way to make use of leftover chicken.

Chicken tonight?

One-Pan Chicken, Broccoli and Bacon

Our One-Pan Chicken, Broccoli and Bacon is quick to prepare and clean up.

Fast food


Banana Nice-Cream

Our Banana Nice-Cream is full of flavour, simple to prepare and super delicious.

Nice ice-cream

Cherry Ripe Slice

This quick and easy slice is perfect for last-minute entertaining or cooking with children

Cook up a storm

Healthy Chocolate Pudding

Our Healthy Chocolate Pudding is a delightfully creamy dessert that’s free of refined sugar.

No refined sugar

Party Food

Polenta, Capsicum and Sweet-potato Muffins

Today's Simple Savoury Muffins are easy to prepare and are perfect for picnics.

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Cheesy Garlic Bread

With loads of fresh herbs, our Cheesy Garlic Bread straight from the oven won’t disappoint.

For cheese’n’bread lovers

Peanut Butter Fudge

Our Peanut Butter Fudge is a sweet treat with healthy ingredients that won’t break the bank.

Fudgy deliciousness


Beetroot and Red Cabbage Salad

This crunchy Beetroot and Red Cabbage Salad is more than just a coleslaw.

A zingy side dish

Healthy Waldorf Salad

Our Healthy Waldorf Salad is packed with flavours that may surprise you.

Guilt-free flavour

Chicken, Basil and Rocket Salad

Today’s Chicken, Basil and Rocket Salad is a fresh, light and easy dinner.

Freshly made


Smoked Salmon and Pesto Pasta

The combination of smoked salmon and roasted corn may seem a bit unorthodox, but trust us, today’s Smoked Salmon and Pesto Pasta is super delicious.

Primo pasta

Easy Spaghetti Carbonara

Once in a while, it’s nice to have a creamy luxurious meal, such as our Easy Spaghetti Carbonara.

Pasta for one

Zesty Tuna Pasta

Need a quick but healthy meal? Our Zesty Tuna Pasta is better than any fast food.

Easy as abc

Healthy Recipes

Ham Omelette Parcel

Our Ham Omelette Parcel will see you having dinner – or breakfast – in only 10 minutes.

Homemade ‘fast’ food

Zucchini, Dill and Feta Slice

With fragrant spring onions, fresh zucchini, tangy feta and dill this slice is a perfect springtime meal.

Springtime treat

The Ultimate Green Sandwich

Our Ultimate Green Sandwich is a great way to get your daily fill of veggies by lunchtime.

Go Green


Spicy Spanish Tomato Rice

Our Chorizo and Sun-Dried Tomato Rice makes a wonderful dinner.

Feed the masses

Pumpkin, Leek and Spinach Quiche

Our Pumpkin, Leek and Spinach Quiche is healthy, gluten-free fare.

Hearty option

Sausage and Sweet Potato Casserole

In need of a warm and comforting dish for dinner?

Winter warmer


Lamb Shank and Vegetable Soup

Handed down through the generations and capable of conjuring up many happy memories.

Drew's Lamb Shank and Vegetable Soup

Italian Ribollita Soup

Our Italian Ribollita Soup is creamy, delicious and healthy.

Hearty soup

Creamy Vegetable Soup

The end of winter is the best time to dine on our Creamy Vegetable Soup.

Seasonal soup


Easy-peasy Eggplant Bake

This Eggplant Bake is a great winter warmer, and it won’t break the bank

Stick to your budget

Polenta, Capsicum and Sweet-potato Muffins

Today's Simple Savoury Muffins are easy to prepare and are perfect for picnics.

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Tomato and Goat Cheese Polenta

Our Roast Tomato and Goat Cheese Polenta is a satisfying vegetarian meal.

Tasty vegetarian


Five cracking Christmas cocktails

Why not greet your guests with one of these delicious cocktails?

Festive cheer

Tipsy Festive Eggnog

You can, of course, buy shop-bought eggnog but where's the fun in that?

Make your Christmas very merry

Watermelon Granita

Our Watermelon Granita is the ideal treat on a hot summer’s day.

Watermelon Granita


Baked Apricot French Toast

Discover how you can make French toast a little healthier.

Apricot delight

Berry Simple Breakfast Crepes

If you’re fed up with toast and cereal to start the day, why not try these delicious Berry Breakfast Crepes?

A delicious breakfast treat

Maple Cinnamon Grain-free Granola

Today’s Maple Cinnamon Grain-free Granola is nutrient-packed and absolutely delicious.

Crunch Granola


Tuna and corn pasta bake

An easy dish for dinner if you are not wanting to spend a lot of time in the kitchen.

Tasty tuna

Cheesy Salmon Patties

Today’s Cheesy Salmon Patties are packed with omega-3s and cheese.

Simple salmon

Asian Honey Salmon Skewers

Fresh ingredients make this healthy dish flavourful with very little effort.

Salmon surprise

Slow Cooker

Saucy Slow-Cooked Beef

Well worth the wait, our Saucy Slow-Cooked Beef will melt in your mouth.

Full of flavour

Irish Beef Stew

Slow cooked and rich in flavour - nothing beats a tasty Irish stew on a cool winter day. Serve with a glass of full bodied red wine and enjoy. Ingredients 1150g Shin beef trimmed and cut in 1 inch cubes (can be substituted ...

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Slow-cooked Chilli

This chilli recipe may take a while to make, but the taste will be difficult to beat

Slow-cooked chilli that’s worth the wait


Moroccan Beef Stew

Nothing beats a hearty casserole, and today’s Moroccan Beef Stew certainly sits up there with the best of them. It’s packed with veggies, beef, spice and all things nice. Ingredients 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 400g beefsteaks cut into small cubes ...

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Spicy Beef Bake

Our Spicy Beef Bake is perfect for when you have guests over on a cold night.

Oh, so nice

Braised Beef Bourguignon

Our Beef Bourguignon converts inexpensive chuck steak into a delectable French delicacy.

Warming winter food


Whole Roasted Trout

For many, Friday night is fish’n’chips night. Why not make it healthier with our Roast Trout?

Fish’n’chips tonight

French-Style Chilli Mussels

Treat yourself this weekend with our quick and delicious French-Style Chilli Mussels.

French for dinner

Creamy Salmon Penne

This Creamy Salmon Penne should only be eaten as a treat now and again.

A savoury treat


Middle Eastern Lamb Stew

A tried and tested delicious recipe with Middle Eastern origins.

Exotic flavours

One-pot Lamb Shanks

Lamb shanks are a great cut of meat for one-pot slow cooking

Tasty braised lamb shanks

Lamb and Feta Salad

Few things match better than lamb and feta – just ask the Greeks!

Tasty and healthy


Pork Chops and Gravy

Today’s Pork Chops and Gravy take pork to another level.

Pig out

Heart Smart Curried Pork Tenderloin

Need some pork on your fork? Then you’ll love today’s Curried Pork Tenderloin.

Heart Healthy

Honey Dijon Pork Chops

Our recipe for Honey Dijon Pork Chops is a winner for when you are dining alone.

Pork Chops

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