Homemade Sausage Rolls

Homemade sausage rolls

      Love sausage rolls? Making your own takes just minutes to do. With just two ingredients you can bake a batch any time making them perfect for lunch boxes, snacks or picnics. Makes approximately 2 dozen buffet sized sausage rolls.   Ingredients: 400g sausage meat (or sausages with the skins removed) 1 x 500g […]

Potato Gnocchi with Tomato and Basil Sauce

Gnocchi with tomato and basil sauce

    Potato gnocchi is an extremely simple meal to make which you can flavour in a combination of ways. At well under £3 for a family of four, this is a delicious meal that won’t break the bank. Serves 4-6   Ingredients: 1kg potatoes 3 eggs 400g plain flour salt and pepper 1 tin […]

5 Quick Ways to Save Money on Food

Woman shopping at the supermarket

      Food is something we all need of course, but we don’t need to spend a fortune in order to eat well. Here are a few simple ways which can help save pounds on your grocery shop:  

Refreshing Honey and Banana Smoothie

refreshing banana and honey smoothie

      This is a perfect pick-me up on a hot summer’s day as well as being the ideal recipe for old bananas that have seen better days! Serves 4   Ingredients: 3 very ripe bananas 2tbsp honey 300ml milk 100ml water 10 ice cubes   Method: Chop bananas and place into blender with […]

Caramelised Baked Banana and Yoghurt Pudding

Baked banana and yoghurt on a spoon

    Here is a healthy pudding that the whole family is bound to love – and it’s the perfect way to use up those old bananas too!   Serves 4:   Ingredients:  4 very ripe bananas (overripe ones are great for this) 80g light brown sugar 500g Greek yoghurt Juice and zest of one […]

Speedy Cheese Straws

cheese straws

    A delightfully quick and simple twist on the old party favourites suited for lunch boxes and picnics, or even just to snack on. Be warned though, they are extremely more-ish!   Ingredients: 500g puff pastry 200g cheese   Method: Preheat oven to 180ºC/350ºF/Gas Mark 4. Grate cheese and set aside. On a floured […]