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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

Petite Passionfruit Cakes

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

Tiny tea cakes

Cream Cheese Crumble Muffins

Vanilla cream muffins with a golden streusel crumble.

Seriously good

Persian Love Cake

Impress your family and friends with today’s Persian Love Cake.

If you love cake …

Chicken

Chicken and Pine Nut Rissoles

Today’s Chicken and Pine Nut Rissoles put a gourmet spin on an Aussie classic.

Fancy meatballs

Simple Chicken Chorizo Paella

Today’s Simple Chicken Chorizo Paella is full of flavour and simple to prepare.

Simple Spanish

Easy Chilli Chicken Stir-Fry

Our Easy Chilli Chicken Stir-Fry is inexpensive and only takes 10 minutes to make.

So easy!

Desserts

Choc Raspberry Coconut Bites

Our recipe for Choc Raspberry Coconut Bites is both healthy and delicious.

Berry Bites

Golden Butterscotch Pudding

Our Golden Butterscotch Pudding is sticky, sweet and so good to eat.

Wonderfully warm

Classic Vanilla Slice

There is nothing more comforting than a gooey Vanilla Slice.

An all-time favourite

Party Food

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

Sweet Potato Nachos

We don’t skimp on flavour with our healthy Sweet Potato Nachos, so enjoy them without the guilt.

Healthy nachos

Salads

Warm German Potato Salad

This mayonnaise-free potato salad is fast, simple, and a definite crowd pleaser.

One potato, two potato

Roasted Beetroot Salad

Salads don’t have to be boring. Today’s Roasted Beetroot Salad certainly isn’t …

Beautiful beets

Warm Beef Salad

With minced beef and only four ingredients, our Warm Beef Salad is kind on the hip pocket.

Salad for two

Pastas

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

Spicy Eggplant Spaghetti

With bacon, chilli and garlic, our Spicy Eggplant Spaghetti is full of satisfying flavours.

Spaghetti for one

Healthy Recipes

Simple Sweet Potato Chilli

Our Simple Sweet Potato Chilli is hearty, delicious and easy on the purse strings.

Simple and satisfying

Zesty Fruit Kebabs

Make fruit more fun for the grandkids (and yourself) with our Zesty Fruit Kebabs.

Fruity fun

Grilled Peaches

Peaches are delicious just as they are, but our Grilled Peaches take the flavour up a notch or two.

Peaches and cream

Dinner

Simple Spinach Pie

Our Simple Spinach Pie uses just a few ingredients to make a satisfying vegetarian meal.

Rich and rustic

Thai Green Curry Meatballs

If you love curry, but take the heat, why not try our Thai Green Curried Meatballs?

Not too spicy

Cheesy Bubble and Squeak Fritters

Bubble and squeak turns leftovers into something, dare we say, trendy?

Nothing goes to waste

Soups

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

Creamy Chicken and Rice Soup

This Lemon Chicken and Rice Soup is tasty, creamy and may have healing properties.

Simply delicious!

Vegetarian

Simple Stuffed Capsicums

Our Simple Stuffed Capsicums are ideal as a side for four or a filling main for two.

Stuff it!

Tasty Baked Zucchini Sticks

A new way to enjoy zucchini that’s ideal as a snack, appetiser or side dish.

Zucchini chips

Spinach and Mushroom Lasagne

At just $3.20 per serve, our Spinach and Mushroom Lasagne certainly has a lot going for it!

Try it tonight

Drinks

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

Breakfast

Basic Hot Breakfast Bowl

Eating for one? Have the whole works for breakfast any day of the week.

Baked eggs

Low-Carb Breakfast Hash for One

Looking for a different brekkie? Why not try our Low-Carb Breakfast Hash?

Single-serve brekkie

Easy Huevos Rancheros

Our Easy Huevos Rancheros is a simple, satisfying Mexican meal.

Easy brekky or dinner

Fish

Asian Honey Salmon Skewers

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

Salmon surprise

Cheesy Tuna Mornay

Our Cheesy Tuna Mornay is a classic dish that’s sure to satisfy on a cold winter’s evening.

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Easy Fish and Zucchini Laksa

For a special Good Friday fish dish, we have a super Easy Fish and Zucchini Laksa for you.

Fish for Good Friday

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

Beef

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

Simple Beef and Guinness Stew

Made with inexpensive ingredients, our Beef and Guinness Stew will surely satisfy.

Chock-full of goodness

Seafood

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

Lamb

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

Mint Lamb Cutlets

Enjoy a traditional Christmas meal of Aussie lamb – with a modern twist.

Aussie lamb

Pork

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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