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Lemon Drizzle Pancake Cake

This image and recipe are courtesy of Tesco.com This stunning lemon drizzle pancake cake is just as at home as a dinner party dessert, as it is as a Pancake Day treat. The cake is made with layers of wafer-thin crêpes and tangy lemon curd yogurt, before a final decoration of fresh lemons and sweet lemon sauce. It easily feeds a crowd and a slice makes a low calorie dessert choice, too Ingredients 250g plain…

Spring Aloo Gobi

This image and recipe are courtesy of Tesco.com This traditional Indian-style aloo gobi is made with potatoes, cauliflower and the classic Indian flavours of cumin, coriander, turmeric and ginger. This wonderfully warming dish can be enjoyed as a lighter midweek meal. Ingredients 1/2 a large cauliflower, cut into florets 2 medium potatoes, unpeeled, chopped into 5cm (2in) cubes 4 tbsp vegetable oil 2 onions, peeled and chopped 1 tsp cumin seeds 1 tsp coriander seeds…

Bacon, Leek and Sweetcorn Puff Pie

This image and recipe are courtesy of Aldi.co.uk Ingredients 2 Dry cured smoked bacon rashers cut into cubes (about 200g (7oz) each in weight) 15ml (1tbsp) Oil 2 leeks, washed, halved and sliced 200g (7oz) low fat/light cream cheese Black pepper – to taste 325g can sweetcorn, drained or if frozen about 260g 500g packet pre-made puff pastry Milk and egg, whisked, for glaze. Method Pre-heat the oven to Gas Mark 6, 200°C, 400°F. Heat…

Love Cake

This image and recipe are courtesy of Tesco.com Topped with juicy figs and creamy white chocolate shavings, this stunning showstopper is a modern spin on a classic Persian love cake, so sit back and enjoy a heavenly slice with a cup of fresh mint tea. Ingredients butter, for greasing 200g plain flour 300g caster sugar 2 tsp baking powder 6 cardamom pods, seeds removed and ground ½ tsp ground cinnamon 1 tsp vanilla extract 5…

Polish Sausage and Beans with Quick Pickled Cabbage

This image and recipe are courtesy of Sainsburys.co.uk Ingredients 1 tbsp unsalted butter 8-12 pork sausages 80g bacon lardons or cubed pancetta, or chopped bacon (optional) 1 large onion, diced 3 garlic cloves, finely chopped 2 bay leaves 1 x 400g tin chopped tomatoes 400ml fresh chicken broth or stock 1 tsp dried marjoram or dried thyme 1 tsp caraway seeds 1 tbsp smoked paprika 2 tsp maple syrup 3 x 400g tins cannellini or…

Christmas Biscuit Tree

This image and recipe are courtesy of Waitrose.com Make a sweet centrepiece no one can resist with this Christmas biscuit tree. The individual biscuits are flavoured with Christmas spices and decorated with white chocolate – this is one the kids can help make too Ingredients SPICED WHITE CHOCOLATE BISCUITS  300g unsalted butter, softened  150g demerara sugar  150g golden caster sugar  ½ tsp fine sea salt  3 tsp ground cinnamon  2 tsp ground nutmeg  2 tsp…

Savoury Carrot and Parsnip Cake

This image and recipe are courtesy of Tesco.com Decorated with colourful carrot and parsnip ribbons, this vegan (and gluten-free) nut roast is the perfect main for a special occasion. Made with leeks, nuts and lentils, this hearty roast is packed with flavour and texture too. Serve with vegan gravy and roast potatoes for an alternative Sunday lunch. Ingredients 1 tbsp olive oil 500g leeks, finely sliced ½ tbsp thyme leaves 2 garlic cloves, crushed 500g…

Mulled Wine Cheesecake

This image and recipe are courtesy of Sainsburys.co.uk   Starting to feel festive nut not quite there yet? Try out this sweet and spicy seasonal twist on a cheesecake! Ingredients: 350g dark chocolate digestives 75g unsalted butter, melted 2 tbsp cocoa powder 6½ sheets leaf gelatine 350g mascarpone 250g sour cream ½ tsp cinnamon 2 medium eggs 115g caster sugar 175ml mulled wine 100g smooth dark chocolate, melted Method 1Line the base of a loose-bottomed 20cm cake tin. Crush the biscuits until they are a fine crumb….

Fish Dogs with Tomato Relish and Butternut Squash Chips

This image and recipe are courtesy of Sainsburys.co.uk Packed with mashed potatoes, green peas and poached cod, kids will love this crispy fish dog recipe – and it’s healthier than a hot dog! The sweet cherry tomato relish is also a healthier alternative to ketchup Ingredients 200g cherry tomatoes, diced 2 spring onions, finely chopped 3 tbsp olive oil 1 tsp balsamic vinegar 2 x 300g butternut squash crinkle chips 350g potatoes, peeled 125g petits…

Sweet Potato Dauphinoise

This image and recipe are courtesy of Aldi.co.uk This delicious take on a classic side dish is the perfect addition to your dinner. For vegetarians, why not try this as a main? Ingredients 1kg Sweet Potatoes 1 Onion 3 Garlic Cloves, crushed 2 sprigs of Fresh Thyme 25g Butter, plus extra for greasing 250ml Double Cream 150ml Milk 50g Grated Parmesan 1 tsp Salt 1 tsp Pepper Method Preheat the oven to 200°C/Fan 180°C/Gas mark…

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