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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 ...

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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.

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

Cakes & Baking

Super-Fast Nutella Mug Cake

For an indulgent treat for one, try our Super-Fast Nutella Mug Cake.

Solo sweets

Cheese and Bacon Scones

Our Cheese and Bacon Scones are a savoury take on a tea-time favourite.

Savoury scones

Last-minute Christmas Pudding

It's quick and easy and your guests will never know they caught you unawares..

Flame it!

Chicken

One-pot Spanish Chicken

This One-pot Spanish Chicken is an easy, no-mess meal.

One-pot meal

Moroccan Chicken Pie

A traditional Moroccan chicken pie that is loaded with flavour and appears to be very labour intensive, but it’s not all that bad.

A special pie

Spicy Lemon Ginger Chicken

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

Zingy chicken

Desserts

Chocolate Apple Wedges

Our Chocolate Apple Wedges are a healthy and simple snack for dessert.

Choc Wedge

Bailey’s Irish Cream Fruit Dip

Today’s Bailey’s Irish Cream Fruit Dip makes fondue look like fon-don’t.

Just add fruit

Fruit Mince Tarts

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

Spread the festive cheer

Party Food

Simple Sausage Rolls

Who doesn't love a good sausage roll?

Simply delicious

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

Salads

Sliced Beef and Spinach Salad

With just a few ingredients, our Sliced Beef and Spinach Salad is satisfying and healthy.

Healthy and satisfying

Cheap Chargrilled Vegetable Salad

Looking for a light dinner that steers clear of the oven?

Middle Eastern salad

Beetroot and Red Cabbage Salad

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

A zingy side dish

Pastas

White Bean and Spinach Gnocchi

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

Healthy pasta

Chicken Penne Pasta

Our Chicken Penne Pasta is a great alternative to tempting take-away options.

Make it tonight

Super Simple Pasta Sauce

Make good use of in-season tomatoes with our Simple Homemade Pasta Sauce.

Just like in Italy

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

Dinner

Turkey Stir-fry

A healthy twist on the traditional stir-fry, this tender turkey dish is full of flavour.

Stir-fry with a twist

Roast Turkey with Stuffing

Our Roast Turkey with Stuffing will make your Christmas affair a happy one.

Gobble. Gobble. Gobble.

Slow Roasted Silverside

With the tangy sweetness of marmalade, this Slow Roasted Silverside is a crowd pleaser.

Budget friendly

Soups

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

Vegetarian

Simple Savoury Pancakes

Try these Indian-inspired Simple Savoury Pancakes for an inexpensive vegetarian meal.

Savoury pancakes

Cheap and Easy Veggie Rolls

These Easy Spinach, Pumpkin and Feta Rolls are a nice vegetarian take on a party favourite.

Can’t eat just one

Easy Eggplant Chutney

This delicious, Easy Eggplant and Chilli Chutney is incredibly versatile and healthy.

Spicy chutney

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

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

Easy Grilled Cheesy

For an upgraded, grown-up egg sandwich, try our Grilled Cheese version.

Easy brekkie

Fish

Baked Fish Dinner

Having a simple, baked fish for dinner over the festive period is a welcome change.

A lighter option

Salmon with Lemon Cream Sauce

Simple and healthy, our Salmon with Lemon Cream Sauce is light yet satisfying.

Fish Friday

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

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

Simple Sausage Rolls

Who doesn't love a good sausage roll?

Simply delicious

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

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

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

One-pot Lamb Shanks

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

Tasty braised lamb shanks

Pork

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

Heart Smart Curried Pork Tenderloin

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

Heart Healthy

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