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Creamy tomato soup

Creamy tomato soup

The old favourite Tomato soup, this creamy version is ideal as a main for the kids or as a starter for the adults. Serve with crispy warm rolls or warm baguette. Ingredients 3 tbsp olive oil 2 onions, chopped 2 celery sticks, chopped 300g carrots, chopped 500g potatoes, diced 4 bay leaves 5 tbsp tomato

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Carrot and corriander soup

There’s nothing more warming and hearty than a bowl of soup. This Carrot and Corriander soup takes little time to prepare and tastes delicious, perfect for a family meal with a warm crusty roll. Ingredients 700g carrots 1 onion Oil 1 chopped Maris Piper potato 2 tsp ground coriander 1 cube Vegetable stock Fresh chopped

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Spicy Sweet Potato and Coconut Soup

This soup is delicious and warming on those cold winter days. Creamed coconut can be a little fatty but you really don’t use enough of it to worry here and this makes a nice change from your run of the mill chicken and tomato soups. Ingredients 1 onion 2 tsp Thai red curry paste 1ltr

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Tomatoes for salad

Picnic ideas: Tomato salad

Turn your salad into a Mediterranean feast with this simple tomato salad, it will take you just minutes to prepare and is a low cost option too. Tomato salad ingredients: 3tbsp olive oil 1/4 cup balsamic vinegar 1 pint of tomatoes such as the cherry variety, washed and halved Handful of basil, chopped Salt and

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Potato salad

Picnic ideas: Potato salad

Transform your boring old spuds into a lavish picnic feast, potato salad is quick to make and absolutely delicious. Potato salad ingredients: 1tbsp tarragon or cider vinegar 2tsp Dijon mustard 2tbsp olive oil 2tbsp walnut oil 1tsp honey salt and pepper 900g/2lb new potatoes, Jersey Royals or Charlotte, washed and scrubbed 1tbsp tarragon leaves, chopped

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Vegetable Biryani

Vegetable Biryani

This is a deliciously mild spiced vegetable biryani that can be served as a main meal or as accompaniment to your meal. Prep time: 20minutes Cook time: 45minutes Total time: 1 hour 5minutes Serves: 4 Ingredients: 1 large yellow pepper – deseeded and cut into chunks 1 beef tomato – deseeded and cut into chunks

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