Recipes

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Chocolate Porridge

Chocolate Porridge

Chocolate Porridge

Who knew you could combine chocolate with porridge and that it could be so healthy!

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Turkish-Bread Pizza for Two

Turkish-Bread Pizza for Two

Turkish-Bread Pizza for Two

Picking up the phone and ringing for home delivered pizza is easy, but if you ...

How to … cook a perfect boiled egg

How to … cook a perfect boiled egg

How to … cook a perfect boiled egg

We’ve hit the books to find out how to cook the perfect boiled egg. ...

The Versatile Meatball

The Versatile Meatball

The Versatile Meatball

There are so many things that can be done with a ball or patty of ...

15-minute Spicy Indian Salad

15-minute Spicy Indian Salad

15-minute Spicy Indian Salad

A delicious Indian-inspired chopped salad full of textures, flavours and aromas.

Tangy Tomato and Apple Chutney

Tangy Tomato and Apple Chutney

Tangy Tomato and Apple Chutney

This tangy chutney makes a great accompaniment to almost anything.

Fish and Veggie Soup

Fish and Veggie Soup

Fish and Veggie Soup

In Turkey, this soup is only ever eaten in the evenings.

Classic Show-stopping CWA Scones

Classic Show-stopping CWA Scones

Classic Show-stopping CWA Scones

Everybody needs a great, classic scone recipe in their arsenal.

Easy Pasta with Homemade Sauce

Easy Pasta with Homemade Sauce

Easy Pasta with Homemade Sauce

This low-cost pasta with a simple Italian tomato sauce is as simple as 1, 2, ...

Cakes & Baking

Cheesecake Brownies

Because sometimes you just need that extra special treat.

Melt in your mouth

Portuguese Egg Custard Tart

Try a taste of Portugal with these light and delicious egg custard tarts.

Tasty egg custard tarts

Pistachio and Cranberry Cookies

These cookies are super quick to make and packed with delicious flavours.

Short ‘n’ sweet

Chicken

Baked Parmesan Chicken

Check out our Easy Baked Chicken with Parmesan and Paprika.

Easy baked chicken

Best Stuffing for Chicken or Turkey

This is one of the best stuffing recipes we’ve tried – we’re sure you’ll love it, too!

Stuffing perfect

Good Old Chicken Pie

When we think of old-fashioned comfort food, the classic chicken pie springs to mind.

Comfort food

Desserts

Cheesecake Brownies

Because sometimes you just need that extra special treat.

Melt in your mouth

Layered Berry Jelly

These individual berry jelly desserts are summer on a plate.

A tasty, low-calorie dessert

Cherry Ripe Slice

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

Cook up a storm

Party Food

Cheesecake Brownies

Because sometimes you just need that extra special treat.

Melt in your mouth

Portuguese Egg Custard Tart

Try a taste of Portugal with these light and delicious egg custard tarts.

Tasty egg custard tarts

Best budget cocktails and mocktails

They don’t call it the silly season for nothing!

Be merry

Salads

15-minute Spicy Indian Salad

A delicious Indian-inspired chopped salad full of textures, flavours and aromas.

Light ‘n’ healthy

Chicken and Blue Cheese Salad

Why not whip up a wonderful dish this weekend using our Chicken and Blue Cheese salad recipe?

Cobb Salad

Sweet ‘n’ Easy Pumpkin Feta Salad

This pumpkin, feta and spinach salad is bursting with sweet and tangy flavours.

Easy meal prep

Pastas

Easy Pasta with Homemade Sauce

This low-cost pasta with a simple Italian tomato sauce is as simple as 1, 2, 3!

Best basic pasta

Creamy Bacon and Mushroom Pasta

This creamy and delicious pasta is the easiest comfort food you’ll ever make.

Creamy perfection!

Tomato and Broad Bean Pasta

When it comes to dishes with beans, this tangy pasta has its finger on the pulse.

Too easy

Healthy Recipes

Tasty No-Bake Vegetarian Lasagne

This stovetop-inspired lasagne will be your new go-to recipe!

Quick and healthy

Budget Berry Smoothie

Our Budget Berry Smoothie can be enjoyed at any time of day.

Delicious smoothie

Ten-minute couscous

Dr Penny Small shares with us a healthy alternative to fried rice

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Dinner

Stir-fried Ginger Fish

An easy to make, and delicious stir-fry, try this ginger fish for dinner tonight.

Stir-Fried Ginger Fish

Pasta and Roast Potato Bake

A tasty pasta bake with roasted potatoes for two.

Say cheese

Nana’s lamb casserole

Kaye shares her mum’s famous lamb casserole recipe.

Family favourite

Soups

Fish and Veggie Soup

In Turkey, this soup is only ever eaten in the evenings.

‘Well-behaved’ soup

Lamb Shank and Vegetable Soup

This full-flavoured winter soup is perfect for cold winter nights.

Soul food

Hearty Pork, Pasta and Bean Soup

This rich soup is a soul-warmer that you can serve as an appetiser or as a main meal.

Winter warmer

Vegetarian

Tasty No-Bake Vegetarian Lasagne

This stovetop-inspired lasagne will be your new go-to recipe!

Quick and healthy

BBQ Asparagus with Soy Sauce

Asparagus cooks very quickly and is just divine served alongside anything!

Super easy food

Pasta and Roast Potato Bake

A tasty pasta bake with roasted potatoes for two.

Say cheese

Drinks

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

Breakfast

Chocolate Porridge

Who knew you could combine chocolate with porridge and that it could be so healthy!

Chocolate delight

Scrambled Eggs with a twist

Whip up these quick Indian-inspired scrambled eggs for a healthy and delicious meal for one.

Brekky for one

Berry Delicious Brekky

Start the day right with this mouth-watering combination.

Light ‘n’ right

Fish

Asian-Style Grilled Fish

Here’s a recipe for Asian-inspired fish that takes almost no time in the oven.

Gone fishing

Fish and Veggie Soup

In Turkey, this soup is only ever eaten in the evenings.

‘Well-behaved’ soup

Stir-fried Ginger Fish

An easy to make, and delicious stir-fry, try this ginger fish for dinner tonight.

Stir-Fried Ginger Fish

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

Rustic Meatballs with Creamy Mash

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

Meatballs with mash

Beef and Butternut Pumpkin Tagine

YOURLifeChoices subscriber Barry was lucky enough to receive a tagine for Christmas. He has since perfected a few recipes but Beef and Butternut Pumpkin Tagine is his favourite. Ingredients 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger 1/2 teaspoon crushed red ...

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Apricot Meatloaf

Debbie’s cheap and cheerful Apricot Meatloaf gives an old favourite a tangy twist. The leftovers won’t last long! Ingredients 500g ground beef 60g breadcrumbs 1 egg garlic powder to taste 1 ...

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Seafood

Fish and Chips

Our fresh, oven baked fish'n'chips are low fat and tasty, so why not treat yourself?

Low fat, high in taste!

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

Lamb

One-pot Braised Lamb Shanks

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

Tasty braised lamb shanks

Nana’s lamb casserole

Kaye shares her mum’s famous lamb casserole recipe.

Family favourite

Luscious Lamb Burgers

Quicker than getting takeaway and much healthier too.

Burgers made better

Pork

Baked Garlic Pork Rissoles

These mince cakes have a great elastic texture and zingy garlic flavour.

Rissoles of the East

One-Pan Pork and Vegetables

Super tasty pork dish has the added bonus of keeping your kitchen clean.

Making life easy

Barbecued Sticky Spare Ribs

Delicious slow-cooked ribs never fail to attract a crowd.

Finger-licking good

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