Start the week off with a fresh and flavoursome chicken and baked ricotta salad. Next on the menu are creamy mushroom and spinach pies - a delicious vegetarian meal served with sautéed broccolini. Then try the steak summer rolls - they’re full of yummy ingredients and paired with an irresistible peanut dipping sauce.
These steak summer rolls are packed full of juicy rump steak, saucy noodles and fresh veggies, paired with an irresistible peanut dipping sauce. I’m not normally the biggest fan of fresh spring rolls (I usually find them packed with too many veggies and not enough sauce), so I’ve made sure this version is full of yummy ingredients and satisfying enough […]
Who doesn’t love a good pie?! These individual creamy mushroom and spinach pies with buttery puff pastry are a delicious vegetarian meal. Sautéed broccolini makes a great addition. I tested these out on the meat-lover in our household (Royce), as well as a few other family members, and they got the big tick of approval. Mind you, it would be […]
These easy chicken and baked ricotta salads are a simple weeknight meal that’s ready in half an hour. The ricotta rounds and lemon and thyme dressing take this from your average chicken salad to something quite delicious! This is a fresh and light meal that’s perfect for the warmer months. If you prefer to have more carbs than this, crusty […]
Start the week off with a luxurious smoked salmon spaghetti - super easy and on the table in under half an hour. Creamy, flavoursome butter chicken is next on the menu. It's a great simple alternative to a takeaway curry. Finish the week off with a classic Kiwi dinner - bacon wrapped sausages with potato, kumara and egg salad.
This is a classic Kiwi dinner, jazzed up just a little bit. Bacon wrapped sausages add extra yum-factor, and the potato and egg salad includes kumara, extra veggies and a lightened up yoghurt-based dressing. Cooking the sausages on a rack set over a roasting dish is a good way to get rid of the excess fat – it can be […]
Creamy, flavoursome butter chicken isn’t the most authentic of curries but always goes down a treat in our household. This recipe is a great alternative to the takeaway version. You might be pleasantly surprised at how easy this butter chicken is to make. We think it tastes a lot nicer than any of those packet sauces too. Give it a […]
This easy smoked salmon spaghetti is luxurious without being too unhealthy. Some of the spaghetti is substituted for courgette and only a small amount of cream is used. Ready in under 30 minutes! Smoked salmon adds such an indulgent feel to this pasta and the richness is balanced nicely with the lemon in the sauce. It’s especially delicious with a […]