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Potato and Asparagus Bake

Potato and Asparagus Bake

Potato and Asparagus Bake

Whip up a quick and tasty side dish to serve for dinner.

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Baked Parmesan Chicken

Baked Chicken Breasts with Parmesan

Baked Parmesan Chicken

Check out our Easy Baked Chicken with Parmesan and Paprika.

Cauliflower and Broccoli Casserole

Cauliflower and Broccoli Casserole with Ham

Cauliflower and Broccoli Casserole

Enjoy this Cauliflower and Broccoli Casserole with Ham in a healthier cauliflower ‘cream sauce.’

Healthy Shepherd’s Pie

Healthy shepherd's pie ready to be eaten

Healthy Shepherd’s Pie

This healthy version is worth making from scratch.

Mexican Street Corn

Mexican Street Corn

Mexican Street Corn

Take advantage of the summer’s fresh sweet corn, and try Mexican Street Corn.

Budget Broccoli Bruschetta

budget broccoli bruschetta

Budget Broccoli Bruschetta

Move beyond traditional toast condiments and try our Budget Broccoli Bruschetta.

Fruit Mince Tarts

Fruit Mince Tarts

Fruit Mince Tarts

Both festive and tasty, you’ll have trouble stopping at just one of our Fruit Mince ...

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.

Pickled Eggs

Pickled Eggs

Pickled Eggs

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

Cakes & Baking

Lucy’s Lemonade Scones

Friends dropping by last minute? Then our Quick Lemonade Scones will come to the rescue.

Only four ingredients!

Cheese and Chive Biscuits

Do you prefer savoury treats to sweets? Then this tasty recipe for Cheese and Chive Biscuits is right up your alley.

Savoury Biscuit

Blueberry Buttermilk Cake

Buttermilk is the secret to this moist and fluffy coffee cake. Our Blueberry Buttermilk Coffee Cake will have your friends begging for the recipe.

Seriously good


Roast Chicken Dinner for One

Our Roast Chicken and Pumpkin for One is an easy one-pan kind of meal that gives your mealtime the dignity it deserves.

Dinner for one

Chicken Cannelloni

Why not take the traditional spinach and ricotta cannelloni to the next level?

Just add friends

Zesty Italian Chicken

A classic Italian dish, this recipe for Chicken Piccata is easy and delicious. Be sure to drink some of the white wine that goes into the sauce!

Easy and elegant


Microwave Chocolate Cake

Feel like cake but can’t be bothered baking? Today's Microwave Chocolate Cake is your answer.

Quick and easy

Simple Flourless Banana Pancakes

Get a healthy start to the day with these Simple Flourless Banana Pancakes.

Five ingredients

Fast and Fruity Filo Slice

Our Fast and Fruity Filo Slice is an amazing way to make use of in-season figs.

Fancy brunching

Party Food

Drew’s Scotch Eggs

Drew’s Scotch Eggs are an oven-baked version of a fried favourite.

Baked not fried

Mexican Quesadillas

This colourful Mexican Quesadilla recipe will prove irresistible to anyone.

Mexican Quesadillas

Budget Broccoli Bruschetta

Move beyond traditional toast condiments and try our Budget Broccoli Bruschetta.

Grown-up toast


Autumn Salad

This full-flavoured recipe combines the unlikely pairing of citrus fruit and Brussels sprouts.

Your salad fix

10-minute Tuna Pasta Salad

Our quick and easy Tuna Pasta Salad is a great meal for two.

Tuna Pasta

Asian Chicken Salad

Our Asian Chicken Salad is an easy meal to prepare in advance.

Asian Salad


Cheesy Rigatoni Skillet

Looking for a quick meal to inspire you this week? Our Cheesy Rigatoni Skillet is a super easy, budget-friendly, weeknight comfort food fix.

Comfort Food

Bacon and Spinach Macaroni Salad

We all love a warm pasta dish in winter.

Grown-ups’ macaroni

White Bean and Spinach Gnocchi

Today’s Gnocchi with White Beans and Spinach is a delicious, meat-free meal.

Healthy pasta

Healthy Recipes

Simple Broad Bean and Mint Salad

This Broad Bean and Mint Salad is fast and fresh.

Spring beans

Lean and Healthy Hamburgers

A summer BBQ favourite, hamburgers often cop a bad rap in health circles. But not today’s tasty burgers – they’re low in salt, lean and healthier than their fatty, fast-food cousins Ingredients (serves two) Patties 150 grams lean ...

Lean and Healthy

White Bean and Spinach Gnocchi

Today’s Gnocchi with White Beans and Spinach is a delicious, meat-free meal.

Healthy pasta


Hearty Sausage Hotpot

With sausages, rice and spinach, our Hearty Sausage Hotpot makes a satisfying one-pot meal.

One-pot meal

Roasted Vegetable Rice

Why not give the potato a rest for a while and try this rice dish for a change?

A real wild child

Baked Chipolatas with Vegetables

Simple and inexpensive ingredients make for an easy fix to your weeknight dinnertime.

Easy dinner fix


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


Roasted Pumpkin Pies

Our Roasted Pumpkin Pies are, oh, so delicious and a great meal for vegetarians.

Light lunching

Gourmet veggie toastie

Get your veggie intake with this Roasted Capsicum, Mushroom and Goat’s Cheese jaffle recipe.

Lunchtime vegetarian

Ricotta Slice

Looking for a savoury slice to make? Our Ricotta Slice is a great treat without the sugar.

Savoury slice


Refreshing Lemon Summer Cooler

Enjoy a refreshing and electrolyte-boosting summer drink.

Summer pick-me-up

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


Savoury Veggie Pancakes

Breakfast doesn’t have to be boring. These zucchini pancakes are healthy and delicious.

Beat breakfast boredom

Sweet Potato and Bacon Slice

Try our savoury Sweet Potato and Bacon Slice for a low-cost snack or breakfast treat.

Get baking today

Spicy Cheese Scones

Enjoy these Spicy Cheese Scones with your eggs at breakfast.

Perfect brekkie


Tuna Baked Jacket Potato

For a light lunch or dinner, try this super easy Tuna Baked Jacket Potato recipe.

Jacket Potato

Simple Steamed Fish Parcels

You will love the delicate Asian flavour of our Simple Steamed Fish Parcels.

A complete package

Stuffed Tuna Pita Pockets

Simple and tasty, our Stuffed Tuna Pita Pockets are a great lunchtime snack.

Tuna Pockets

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


Spicy Shredded Beef

Our Spicy Shredded Beef is a great way to make the most of an inexpensive cut of meat.

Ropa Vieja

Rustic Meatballs with Creamy Mash

Our Rustic Meatball and Creamy Mash is sure to please all.

Meatballs with mash

Budget Beef Teriyaki

Save money with our Budget Beef Teriyaki recipe. Easy to prepare and full of flavour, this is the perfect dinner for when you don’t feel like cooking. Ingredients 500g chuck steak ¼ cup sugar ½ clove crushed garlic 1 cup ...

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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


Spiced Coconut Lamb Curry

A rich and hearty, spiced lamb stew that freezes well.

Fragrant and mild

Lamb Cutlets with Horseradish Rosti

These Lamb Cutlets with Horseradish Rosti are perfect for a special meal.

Perfect cutlets

Middle Eastern Lamb Stew

A tried and tested delicious recipe with Middle Eastern origins.

Exotic flavours


Failproof BBQ Oven Pork Chops

These BBQ Oven Pork Chops are divine, and an easy fix to the daily dinner grind.


Sweet and Sour Pork Skewers

Take advantage of the summer barbecue season with our Sweet and Sour Pork Skewers.

Asian barbecue

Pork Chops and Gravy

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

Pig out

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