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This Cranberry, Pine Nut and Parsley Gremolata Chicken is such a great combination of flavors. Plus it is so quick to put together that you can serve it for a dinner party, date night or after a busy Tuesday.
Juicy chicken, sweet smoky tomatoes and all made in the oven. This mediterranean inspired chicken dinner, is packed with flavour and so simple to prepare.
This Grilled Jalapeño Lime Chicken with Corn Mash is the perfect dish for summer entertaining. Cooked on the BBQ or grill the chicken has a smoky taste which works so well with the jalapeño lime marinade. Then paired with some sweet corn mash and the zing of jewelled onions. This meal is beautiful, delicious and so quick to put together.
This Easy White Bean Mash is a great speedy vegan side dish. Full of protein and fibre and you don’t have to worry about peeling potatoes. | Simple, delicious and healthy.
This roasted rutabaga (swede) dish is a wonderful addition to your dinner table. Sweet and fragrant with an earthy note, this side dish will have guest begging for the recipe. Just be sure to cook this for long enough to get the good caramelly bits.
These Roast Brussel Sprouts are an amazing and delicious side dish that are the perfect side for so many different dishes. The brussel sprouts are simply dressed in olive oil with plenty of salt and pepper, before being roasted to a crisp perfection, then finished with lemon zest and fresh parsley
Tender roasted plums in a deliciously sweet and fragrant syrup. These Roasted Plums with Thyme and Brown Sugar are the perfect simple dessert. Served with fresh cream or vanilla ice cream they are delicious and so beautiful.
This Tomato and Chickpea Stew is low fat, gluten free and vegan. It is also packed full of fresh Italian flavors. The rich tomato, sweet onions and plenty of Italian herbs, make this stew a delicious yet simple dinner idea.
This Instant Pot Pork Stew with Maple Syrup is gluten free and paleo, which makes it a great dish to have up your sleeve when entertaining. But most importantly it tastes amazing! Plus it looks bright and beautiful and takes 30 minutes to cook!
These chocolate mousse pots are the perfect way to end a meal. Sweet, but not sickly, they are a rich and decadent dessert that is prepared in advance. That makes them perfect for entertaining! Plus they are so simple to make.
Rich flavour packed pasta, glistening with a thin sauce, perfect for serving with grilled meats, roasts and anything breaded and fried. This No Cream Italian Herb Pasta is the perfect last minute side dish. And it comes together in just 10 minutes!!!
Delicious pan seared scallops are paired with saffron and cream for an appetizer that screams luxury and decadence. Perfect for Entertaining.
As we approach this special time of year this recipe for Pan Seared Scallops with a Saffron Cream Sauce is a real wow dish.
3 Easy Smoked Salmon Appetizers that are super simple to make with supermarket ingredients, but the small bites add a wow factor to any occasion. Make all three from your base ingredients or pick one and pile your platter high with them. Whatever you choose to do these smoked salmon appetizers are perfect for parties!
This winter slaw, is packed with crisp crunchy veg and makes the perfect holiday salad. The sweet maple dressing and creamy pecans make it extra special and a delicious and fresh side for the festive season.
This Melon and Pomegranate Salad with Balsamic Syrup is perfect for the holiday season. The colours are so bright and it makes the perfect start to a meal. Something light, simple and delicious, just what you need before a big turkey dinner.
These Cinnamon and Thyme Brown Sugar Glazed Carrots are the perfect side for Thanksgiving or Christmas.
They cook on the stove leaving more space in the oven, taste amazing and are a hit with adults and children alike.
These Hedgehog Roasted Rosemary Potatoes are the most delicious and beautiful side dish. Crispy on the outside, buttery and soft inside and packed with rich rosemary flavours, they are a dinner time treat and would be perfect for any occasion.
This Baked Pumpkin Gnocchi with Thyme and Parmesan is the perfect one pot dish for casual entertaining. It is rich and creamy and packed with wonderful fall flavours.
Everybody loves stuffed mushrooms! And these basil and cheese stuffed mushrooms are divine. They are simple to make and make a great dinner party appetizer.
These Slow Cooker Pumpkin Spice Baked Apples are a delicious and simple dessert that is perfect for casual entertaining. Packed full of brown sugar, walnuts, sultanas and warming pumpkin spice, these slow cooker baked apples are a quintessential fall dessert.
This Witches hair pasta is the perfect dinner for Halloween night. Jet black strands of squid ink pasta dressed with a garlic and chilli oil. Delicious, simple and dramatic. And there is plenty of garlic in there to keep the vampires at bay….well it is Halloween!