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Roasted red pepper hummus

Roasted red pepper hummus A sweet and smoky hummus 5 mins – mins 106 kcal 5 mins – mins 106 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY The sweet and smoky flavours in this roasted red pepper hummus are irresistible. Make this as a dip, or to serve up alongside falafel, couscous or kebabs as a delicious side …

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Green Chilli Hummus

green chilli & cumin hummus Spicy, flavoursome green chilli makes a punchy and delicious hummus 5 mins – mins 102 kcal 5 mins – mins 102 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY Green chilli has a lovely unique flavour that works so well in hummus! Complemented by earthy cumin, this is one of my favourite combinations. I …

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Chicken katsu curry

Chicken katsu curry This version is so similar to the real thing at Wagamama, but only has 3 syns! 10 mins 50 mins 410 kcal 10 mins 50 min 410 kcal SERVES 2 DIFFICULTY more effort SERVES 2 Difficulty more effort I used to work almost next to a Wagamama so it was an occasional lunchtime treat and I could …

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Tiramisu

Tiramisu Gorgeous, indulgent tasting pudding for a fraction of the syns of the real thing. 5 mins 2 hours 380 kcal 5 mins 2 hours 380 kcal MAKES 2 DIFFICULTY EASY MAKES 2 Difficulty EASY I’ve never really liked coffee or alcohol based desserts, but tiramisu has always been the exception, something about the consistency of the sponge fingers with …

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‘Ferrero Rocher’

‘Ferrero Rocher’ Tasty little bites that are a guilt-free little moment of indulgence! 10 mins 2 hours 51 kcal 10 mins 2 hours 51 kcal MAKES 18 DIFFICULTY EASY MAKES 18 Difficulty EASY I have very little willpower when it comes to sweet snacks, and that’s why these little truffles are a brilliant thing for me to have on hand. …

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Chicken, butternut squash and borlotti beans

Chicken, butternut squash and borlotti beans Adapted from the Leon: Ingredients and recipes cookbook, a hearty and tasty stew, perfect for Autumn 20 mins 3 hours 527 kcal 20 mins 3 hours 527 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY more effort SERVES 4 Difficulty more effort This is one of my favourite meals to cook when we have company, it’s incredibly easy …

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Slow-cooker bbq beef brisket

Slow-cooker bbq beef brisket A richly satisfying beef brisket recipe, cooked to perfection in the slow-cooker 25 mins 10 hours 431 kcal 25 mins 10 hours 431 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY more effort SERVES 4 Difficulty more effort This recipe is adapted from a Tom Kerridge recipe for BBQ beef brisket, to make it Slimming World friendly. In Tom Kerridge’s …

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Takeaway chicken chow mein

Takeaway chicken chow mein Delicious chicken chow mein recipe from the Slimming World website, 0.5 syns per portion 10 mins 25 mins 394 kcal 10 mins 25 min 394 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY This is a real classic, it’s tasty enough to stand in for a takeaway, and it’s very easy to do. Also a …

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Lemon, garlic and mint dip

Lemon, garlic and mint dip Super tasty syn-free yoghurt dip 5 mins – mins 40 kcal 5 mins – mins 40 kcal SERVES 2 DIFFICULTY super-EASY SERVES 2 Difficulty super- EASY This dip goes particularly well with the sweet potato pancakes (see separate recipe), but is also lovely with chopped peppers, carrots, or potato wedges! Tasty and healthy yoghurt dip, …