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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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    sweet potato salad

    Sweet potato salad

    We are always looking for quick and tasty meals that take little time to prepare. Sweet potatos are a great alternative to the basic spud we all know and love. Try this recipe for sweet potato salad, it’s easy to prepare. Ingredients 1.2kg sweet potatoes, peeled and cut into biggish chunks 1 tbsp olive oil

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    simple fishcakes

    Simple fishcakes

    If you are looking for healthy meal recipes to cook but don’t have a lot of time here is a great recipe for fishcakes, great to have with new potatos and veg for an evening meal the whole family can enjoy. Ingredients 1 small onion, finely chopped 500g fish fillets, skinned 350ml white wine or fish

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    Mini turkey burgers

    Mini turkey burgers

    Burgers made with ground turkey are leaner than their beefy cousins, but sometimes they can be dry. Using all dark-meat turkey keeps the burgers juicy and flavourful and a great alternative to the traditional beef burger. Get the kids involved and have fun in the kitchen creating these mini burgers. FOR THE BURGERS 1 pound

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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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    pasta carbonara

    Low-Fat Pasta Carbonara

    This quick and easy low-fat carbonara is super tasty without the cream and extra calories of the original dish. It’s always a hit with the kids and takes no time to make so you’re onto a winner really. Ready In 30 minutes   Ingredients 1 clove garlic 1 small onion 200g pasta (I like tagliatelle)

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