SHOPPING LIST – MENU 43 MOROCCAN CHICKEN COUSCOUS SALAD | THE ULTIMATE CHEESEBURGER | CREAMY LENTIL CURRY 1 Swap for capsicum if you prefer. 2 Lamb leg steaks are a good alternative. 3 If you can’t find canned Indian-flavoured tomatoes, use regular crushed tomatoes. GF Gluten-free swaps: Choose gluten-free vegetable stock. Replace couscous with rice or quinoa. Use gluten-free […]
This creamy lentil curry doesn’t look the prettiest, but don’t let that put you off. It’s full of flavour, really easy and nourishing. Give it a try! If you’re looking to cut down on your grocery bill, then this is a great recipe to add to the mix – it’s super economical! It also happens to be vegan – although […]
Who can resist the ultimate cheeseburger?! This one has cheese both in and on top of the patty, and a special gherkin sauce. Yum! I always leave the supermarket feeling disappointed when I go in search of burger buns! Anyone else struggle with this?! They’re either too light and lacking in substance, missing sesame seeds or not the right size/shape. […]
Juicy flavoursome Moroccan chicken couscous salad is an appealing weeknight meal. Pearl couscous provides great texture and extra yum factor! This meal is delicious hot or cold, making any leftovers perfect for lunch the next day. If you’re not a fan of eggplant, or sick of zucchinis, you can add in any veggies you like. Capsicum and beans would both […]
This week’s menu features some ethnic-inspired recipes! Asian-style fish with noodle salad is a refreshing, nutritious meal that’s ready in under 30 minutes. Next is spiced lamb with sundried tomato hummus - a Middle Eastern dish with a few added veggies. Finish the week off with a simple ham and cheese rice slice - great for using up Christmas ham!
This easy ham and cheese rice slice makes great leftovers for lunch… it’s more filling than you might think. If you happen to have Christmas ham sitting in your freezer, this is one way to help use it up! Have you tried my easy veggie slice? This ham and cheese rice slice is similar but uses rice in place of […]
This spiced lamb with sundried tomato hummus is inspired by a Middle Eastern meal called Hummus B’lahmeh (hummus with lamb). My version has a few added extras, including lots more veggies. I really love this meal. It’s filling, very moreish and quite different from your traditional meat and three veg. I also find it very satisfying making my own hummus […]
Asian-style fish with noodle salad is a refreshing meal with a delicious tangy dressing. In less than half an hour you’ll have a yummy, nutritious dinner ready to go! This is an ideal summer meal as there’s no oven involved and time spent over the stove is minimal. The dressing for the salad doubles as a sauce for the fish, […]
Happy 2019! This week’s menu features fresh, light recipes. First is a chicken and nectarine summer salad. The combo of flavours is unusual but works well. Chargrilled steak with kumara cakes and grilled corn is next, and can be done on the barbecue. Finish the week with zucchini, pea and feta fritters, made even better with bacon or smoked salmon!