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Protein-packed breakfasts

Ingredients: 2 eggs4 tbsp semi-skimmed milk2 slices wholemeal toast 2 tsp low-fat spreadPinch of black pepperOptional sprinkling of chopped chives (calories nominal) The secret to perfect scrambled eggs is to fold them gently in the pan to get curds, rather than a dried, quivering mess. Lightly mix the eggs and milk in a bowl. Melt the low-fat …


Mexican salsa

Ingredients: 5 roma tomatoes, seeds removed, finely diced 1 small red onion, finely diced 1/2 bunch coriander, finely chopped small handful fresh mint leaves, finely chopped 30ml fresh lemon juice sea salt and freshly ground black pepper Method: Combine all ingredients in a bowl and season to taste. . Image Source:*

Dinner & Lunch

Thai chicken meatballs

INGREDIENTS: 500g chicken mince 1 garlic clove, crushed 2cm piece fresh ginger, peeled, finely grated 3 fresh kaffir lime leaves, finely chopped 1 tablespoon chopped fresh mint leaves, plus extra sprigs to serve 1 tablespoon chopped fresh coriander leaves 2 tablespoons fish sauce 1 tablespoon lime juice 1 tablespoon brown sugar 1 small red chilli, …


Molten Chocolate Cake

Here is a can’t-fail version of the chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten’s warm, soft chocolate cake. He says more than a thousand of these cakes are made in his restaurants every day. The ingredient list is short — butter, chocolate, eggs, sugar and flour — and the video that accompanies this recipe shows exactly how the magic …


Easy Homemade Pasta Dough

“Consistently great and easy pasta dough. This makes really great homemade linguine or ravioli for a manual pasta machine. If its too sticky, just roll a bit in flour. This recipe makes enough pasta for 24 small raviolis or 4 servings of linguine. Whatever pasta you make should take no more than 4 to 6 …


Coffee And Dessert: How To Make This Perfect Tiramisù

Award-winning food blogger Bernard Laurance has a fantastic new cookbook out, and if you’re a fan of baking at home, you’ll want to pick up a copy. With dessert recipes from around the world, Baklava to Tarte Tatin has something for every sweet tooth. Head to Italy for a lightly caffeinated, heavily delicious confection that comes together in no time.  Tiramisù …

Dinner & Lunch

Simple stir-fry

Kids getting into cooking? This simple stir-fry with prawns, veggies and noodles is great for aspiring chefs and will make a quick meal for busy weeknights   Ingredients: 500g vegetables such as carrots, baby corn, broccoli, courgettes, red peppers and cabbage or pak choi 1 tbsp rapeseed oil 1 garlic clove, sliced 1cm fresh ginger, grated 1½ …


Classic Cheesecake

This is a classic cheesecake — velvety, rich, sweet and so satisfying. We are major fans of a thin sour cream cap on top of cheesecakes; it’s the perfect balance to this rich cake. Ingredients: Crust: 6 tablespoons unsalted butter 1 1/2 cups graham cracker crumbs 2 tablespoons granulated sugar Pinch fine salt Filling: 2 …