Browsing Tag: Easy

Quick and easy Roast pork shoulder – Recipe 1

Quick and easy Roast pork shoulder – Recipe

Master crispy crackling with this simple roast pork shoulder recipe and you’ll have the perfect roast dinner. Use our roast calculator to work out exact roast pork shoulder cooking times and temperatures. Ingredients 2-2.5kg/4lb 8oz-5lb half pork shoulder, boned and rolled olive oil sea salt 3 white onions, halved 2 carrots For the apple sauce […]

Easy and quick flapjacks with Honey – Recipe 3

Easy and quick flapjacks with Honey – Recipe

The best flapjacks are gooey, chewy and, above all, easy. These fruit-filled treats are great to make with children. You will also need a 20x30cm/8x12in baking tray. Ingredients 200g/7oz unsalted butter 200g/7oz demerara sugar 200g/7oz honey 400g/14oz porridge oats 50g/1¾oz nuts, raisins, crystallised ginger or desiccated coconut (optional) Method Preheat the oven to 180C/160C Fan/Gas […]

French onion soup is very easy to make  – Recipe 4

French onion soup is very easy to make – Recipe

French onion soup is very easy to make and is deeply savoury and hearty – and cheesy croûtons make it extra special Ingredients For the French onion soup 50g/2oz butter 1kg/2lb 4oz onions, thinly sliced 2 garlic cloves, chopped 100ml/3½fl oz white wine 2 tbsp Madeira, plus extra once cooked, to taste (optional) 1 litre/1¾ […]

Quick and Easy Salmon and broccoli pasta – Recipe 5

Quick and Easy Salmon and broccoli pasta – Recipe

A simple salmon pasta that’s ready in under 15 minutes. This recipe makes two generous servings or three lighter meals. It’s also very easy to double up. Ingredients 150g/5½oz dried pasta, any kind 150g/5½oz broccoli, cut into small florets 1 tbsp olive oil 4 spring onions, trimmed and sliced or ½ small onion, very finely […]

Easy Potato soup – Recipe 6

Easy Potato soup – Recipe

A comforting classic, this easy potato soup uses a handful of store cupboard ingredients to great effect. Ingredients 55g/2oz butter 425g/15oz potatoes, peeled and diced to 5mm/1/3in 110g/4oz onions, diced 900ml/1½pt home-made chicken stock or vegetable stock 120ml/4fl oz creamy milk salt and freshly ground black pepper freshly chopped herbs to garnish (optional) Method Melt […]

A classic chocolate self saucing pudding that is soo easy to make 9

A classic chocolate self saucing pudding that is soo easy to make

Ingredients TOPPING 1 cup (175g) brown sugar , loosely packed 1/4 cup (30g) cocoa powder , unsweetened 1 1/4 cups (315ml) boiling water BATTER 1 cup (150g) plain flour (all purpose flour) 2 1/2 tsp baking powder 1/3 cup (70g) white sugar , preferably caster/super fine but ordinary ok 1/4 cup (30g) cocoa powder , unsweetened Pinch of salt 1/2 cup (125ml) milk 50 g / 4 1/2 tbsp butter , […]

easy winter cocktails food recipes

Warm-up with one of these easy winter cocktails

Winter is all about evening bonfires, hot chocolate, cosy sweaters and the fresh breezes. These cocktails perfectly capture the essence of winter with the use of spices and seasonal fruit to warm up that chill in your bones. Roasted marshmallows, bitter-sweet chocolate enhanced by the richness of cream, this cocktail is a step from your […]