Browsing Tag: salad

Curried chicken and rice salad food recipes

Curried chicken and rice salad: Recipe

For this Curried chicken and rice salad strips of chicken breast are tossed with spiced rice, flaked almonds, sliced apple, cherry tomatoes and long stem broccoli to make a colourful, filling and portable lunch. Simply pack into a plastic container, pop into a cool bag with a couple of ice blocks and keep well chilled. […]

Warm potato salad with shallot dressing: Recipe 1

Warm potato salad with shallot dressing: Recipe

Forget gloppy mayonnaise – this German-style potato salad is tangy with shallot and white wine vinegar. Ingredients 6 new potatoes, preferably Charlotte, Ratte and truffle salt 30ml/1¼fl oz olive oil, plus extra for drizzling 1 banana shallot, very finely chopped 25ml/1fl oz chardonnay vinegar 2 thyme sprigs, leaves only 1 portion summer leaves (eg, rocket, […]

Healthy tuna pasta salad food recipes

Healthy tuna pasta salad – Recipe

In ten minutes, you can serve this healthy tuna pasta as a salad in a packed lunch or for supper. Ingredients 150g/5oz whole wheat pasta, cooked according to packet instructions (to al dente) and drained 150g/5oz olives, chopped 150g/5oz canned tuna, drained 75g/2½oz Parmesan, grated 2 tbsp olive oil 3 tbsp chopped fresh flatleaf parsley […]

Coconut and sticky rice pudding with lime and papaya salad – Recipe 3

Coconut and sticky rice pudding with lime and papaya salad – Recipe

Here’s a great dessert to end a Thai feast. You’ll need a visit to an Asian supermarket to source the sticky rice, lime leaves and papaya – and plenty of time for soaking the rice. Well worth it. Ingredients 200g/7oz Thai sticky rice 1 x 400ml/14fl oz can coconut milk ¼ tsp salt 50g/1¾oz palm […]

Mustard chicken with bean salad – Recipe 4

Mustard chicken with bean salad – Recipe

Mustard chicken with bean salad – Recipe Ingredients For the mustard chicken olive oil, for frying 1 chicken breast, flattened 25g/1oz butter 50ml/1¾fl oz white wine 3 tbsp wholegrain mustard 100ml/3½fl oz double cream For the bean salad 150g/5¼oz tinned haricot beans, rinsed and drained ¼ red onion, chopped 3 tbsp fresh coriander, chopped 3 […]