Browsing Tag: potatoes

Chilli beef with jacket potatoes: Recipe 3

Chilli beef with jacket potatoes: Recipe

To make this the quickest chilli ever, you could microwave the jackets to speed things up or swap them for rice or crusty bread. Ingredients 3 baking potatoes, washed and dried 4 tsp rapeseed oil 1½ tsp ground cumin 1½ tsp ground coriander ½ tsp ground cinnamon 1½ tsp mild chilli powder 300g/10½oz sirloin or […]

Cottage pie jacket potatoes: Recipe 4

Cottage pie jacket potatoes: Recipe

Cottage pie jacket potatoes! This filling dinner recipe is cheap and easy to make in the microwave – perfect for students! Ingredients 1 onion, finely chopped 250g/9oz beef mince 1 tsp dried mixed herbs 400g tin chopped tomatoes 1 beef stock cube 2 large baking potatoes (around 325g/11½oz each), washed well 50g/1¾oz Cheddar, grated 20g/¾oz […]

Chorizo and butterbean stew with baked potatoes – Recipe 5

Chorizo and butterbean stew with baked potatoes – Recipe

This inexpensive dish makes a satisfying low-calorie midweek meal. Ingredients 4 baking potatoes (200g/7oz each) 200g/7oz cooking chorizo, sliced 2 x 400g tins chopped tomatoes with onion and garlic 2 x 400g tins butter beans, drained 50g/1¾oz fresh basil leaves, roughly chopped salt and freshly ground black pepper Method Preheat the oven to 220C/200C Fan/Gas […]

This is how to make perfect crispy roast potatoes 6

This is how to make perfect crispy roast potatoes

This is how to make perfect crispy roast potatoes. You can swap the lard for duck or goose fat for equally delicious results. Ingredients 10 large King Edward potatoes, peeled, cut into large chunks 50g/1¾oz lard, dripping or vegetable oil 2 pinches sea salt Method Preheat the oven to 200C/180C Fan/Gas 6. Simmer the potatoes […]