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Slow-cooker sweet potato and red lentil curry

Slow-cooker sweet potato and red lentil curry A warming and hearty vegetarian curry 10 mins 2 hours 486 kcal 10 mins 2 hours 486 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY I’m just back from a week away in Italy and I have overdosed on pasta and pizza for the moment, I came back really fancying a curry, …

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Slow-cooker salsa

Slow-cooker salsa a lovely rich, spicy salsa. 5 mins 3 hours 30 mins 20 kcal 5 mins 3 HOURS 20 kcal SERVES 10 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 10 Difficulty EASY I’m all for a jar of salsa and that’s usually what I will use if I’m having Mexican, but it’s so easy to do and I really fancied having a go …

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Chilli con carne

Chilli con carne A rich, dark, smoky chilli con carne 15 mins 1 hour 317 kcal 15 mins 1 hour 317 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY Chilli con carne is one of my all time favourite meals, and I love to try out new ways of making it. Traditionally we always used to have chilli on …

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Lemony chicken and cannellini bean stew

Lemony chicken and cannellini bean stew A recipe from Riverford’s Quick and Light recipe box- family friendly, fresh, delicious, summery and easy! 10 mins 30 mins 321 kcal 10 mins 30 mins 321 kcal SERVES 3 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 3 Difficulty EASY I recently reviewed the Riverford Quick and Light recipe box (click here to read the review), and this was my …

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Jambalaya

Jambalaya Recipe description goes hereA gorgeous Creole inspired rice dish- literally a ‘jumble’ of delicious foods and flavours, perfect for the whole family! 10 mins 30 mins 528 kcal 10 mins 30 mins 528 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY A friend recently suggested I tried frozen pre-chopped onions, she said it had been a game-changer for …

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One-pan lemony chicken rice

One-pan lemony chicken rice An easy and tasty meal for the whole family 5 mins 25 mins 323 kcal 5 mins 25 min 323 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY I love anything that can be cooked using just one dish- it makes life so much easier, so I’m often experimenting with one pan wonders. This one …

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Beef and Guinness stew

Beef and Guinness stew Dark, rich, tasty and comforting- perfect Autumn/Winter comfort food! 15 mins 3 hours 312 kcal 15 mins 3 hours 312 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY There’s little that can get me more excited than a proper plate of beef and Guinness stew! There’s just something about it- it’s the perfect comfort food …

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Delicious sausage & lentil casserole

Delicious sausage & lentil casserole A fantastic all-in-one meal, filling, satisfying and healthy! 15 mins 1 hour 30 mins 546 kcal 15 mins 1 hour 30 mins 546 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY I think one of the nicest things about Autumn is getting back into casseroles! I absolutely adore one-pot comfort food, partly because anything …

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Lentil and bacon soup

Lentil and bacon soup Filling, delicious, hearty soup! 10 mins 55 mins 236 kcal 10 mins 55 mins 236 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY Lentils and bacon are just one of those combinations that work so well. I always make a big batch as it freezes really well and is perfect for a quick, filling lunch …