Step away from the ready meal!
I know, you’re a busy person, but that doesn’t mean you have to resort to ready meals stuffed full of preservatives and other nasties. Here you will find plenty of inspiration for dinner which you can cook from scratch in no time at all.
If you’re looking for healthy recipes or vegetarian friendly food then don’t worry, most of my recipes can be easily adapted for the health concious or those looking to cut down on meat.
The Dinner Archive
Sweet and Spicy Pork Belly (Hong Shao Rou)
This recipe for Sweet and Spicy Pork Belly or (Hong Shao Rou) makes the most of Blue Dragon ingredients youRead more.
Mushroom, Chestnut Stroganoff with Creme Fraiche
This Chestnut Stroganoff made with mushrooms, roasted chestnuts and crème fraiche is an upgraded version of a vegetarian classic. Adding chestnuts to Mushroom StroganoffRead more.
Winter Wild Rice Pilaf with Butternut Squash, Kale and Cranberries
This Winter Wild Rice Pilaf is made from seasonal vegetables like Butternut Squash and Kale as well as festive spicesRead more.
5 Delicious Dinners using Sensational Seasonal Veggies
Last month I hosted the #PastaPlease Challenge in conjunction with Jac at Tinned Tomatoes with a theme of seasonal veggies.Read more.
Mushroom, Leek and Chestnut Parpadelle – #PastaPlease
This Mushroom, Leek and Chestnut Parpadellle celebrates everything about seasonal produce in October. This month I’ve been guest hosting theRead more.
Slow Cooked Beef Barbacoa, perfect for tacos
A carnivores dream I’ve now been living with a vegetarian for two years and it’s really rubbing off on me.Read more.
Meal Planning Monday – a week of vegetarian slow cooker meals for your freezer
I haven’t posted a meal plan in a while because, well, to be honest they had got pretty damn boring.Read more.
Stuffed Marrow with Cheese Sauce
Stuffed Marrow with Cheese Sauce is a real family favourite. Find out why below. Updated! First posted in 2012, thisRead more.
Greek Salad with Herby Roast Chicken
This chopped Greek Salad and Herby Roast Chicken is full of the flavours of summer. Read on to find outRead more.
Broccoli and Raisin Pasta Salad
My Broccoli and Raisin Pasta Salad is a quick and easy dish perfect for picnics, packed lunches and light dinners.Read more.