Lima Bean and Potato Casserole Recipe

Lima Bean and Potato Casserole Recipe.  -  This hearty lima bean filled casserole will satisfy your cravings for beans, a tasty and heavy dish for a hungry diner. Another great beans recipe to prepare and enjoy with family on a rainy evening. They’re a satisfying meat substitute and it’s quick and easy casserole recipe. You can substitute lima beans with your favourite beans and make it spicy if you prefer.

Serves 4

lima bean and potato casserole

Lima Bean and Potato Casserole Ingredients:

  • Olive oil, spray
  • 1 mild Spanish onion, sliced
  • 2 garlic cloves, crushed
  • 7 oz potatoes, peeled and diced
  • 1 small turnip, peeled and thinly sliced
  • 2 cans (13oz) lima beans, rinsed and drained
  • 6 tbsp. red wine
  • 13 oz tomatoes, chopped
  • 1 cup vegetable stock
  • Pinch of paprika
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 2 tbsp. flat leaf parsley, chopped
  • Salt and pepper to taste

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Mussel Risotto Recipe


Mussel Risotto  Recipe.  -  The addition of freshly cooked mussels, aromatic coriander and a little cream to a packet of instant risotto can turn a simple meal into a decadent treat. Serve with a side salad for a splendid supper. Other types of cooked shellfish, such as clams or prawns (shrimp), can be used instead of mussels.

Serves 4

mussel risotto

Mussel Risotto  Ingredients:

  • 900g  fresh mussels, scrubbed and cleaned
  • 275g  packet risotto
  • 2 tbsp. fresh coriander (cilantro), chopped
  • 2 tbsp.  double cream (heavy)

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Cheese and Tomato Souffles Recipe

Cheese and Tomato Souffles Recipe.  - A delicious, super easy and perfect cheese souffle recipe. Using a ready-made cheese sauce takes the effort out of soufflé making. The key to success when making soufflés is to whisk the egg whites thoroughly to incorporate as much air as possible. During the cooking time don’t open the oven door – the cold draught could cause the delicate mixture to collapse.

Serves 6

cheese and tomato souffles

Cheese and Tomato Souffles Ingredients:

  • 350g  tub fresh cheese sauce
  • 50g  sun-dried tomatoes in olive oil, drained, plus 2 tsp. of the oil
  • 1½  cups parmesan cheese, grated
  • 4  large eggs, separated

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Paprika Pork Recipe


Paprika Pork  Recipe.  -  This chunky, goulash-style dish is rich with peppers and paprika. Grilling the peppers before adding them to the meat really brings out their sweet, vibrant flavour. Rice or buttered boiled potatoes go particularly well with the rich pork.

Serves 4

paprika pork

Paprika Pork Ingredients:

  • 2 red bell pepper, seeded
  • 1 green bell pepper, seeded
  • 1 yellow bell pepper, seeded
  • 500g lean pork fillet (tenderloin)
  • 3 tbsp. paprika
  • 300g of tomato sauce with herbs or garlic

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Farfalle with Tuna Recipe

Farfalle with Tuna Recipe.  -  A perfect and easy pasta recipe, all you need is a store bought tomato sauce, canned tuna, pasta noodles and you can make an endless and versatile dish for making weekday suppers.  A variety of herbs can be added to simple pasta dishes like this one – choose from basil, marjoram or oregano – and use fresh herbs, as the short cooking time does not allow the flavor of dried herbs to develop fully. Add a garnish of fresh oregano to this dish if you happen to have some.

Serves 4

farfalle with tuna

Farfalle with Tuna Ingredients:

  • 3½ cups dried farfalle
  • 2½ cups tomato sauce
  • 175g canned tuna in olive oil
  • 8-10 pitted black olives, cut into rings
  • salt and pepper, to taste

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