Recipes for home cooking

We believe that food should be something to be enjoyed at any age which is why we have created some recipes to help you create healthy and nutritious meals. 

Whether you’re looking for some cooking inspiration for yourself or your loved one, these recipes should give you some inspiration.

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Chicken and Parsley Patties

These Chicken & Parsley Patties are simple to make and nutritious. They also make a good snack or sandwich filling.

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Creamy Porridge with Warm Berry Compote

Simple, satisfying and versatile as you can add or remove calories such as cream, as you need.

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Sticky Toffee Pudding

This indulgent pudding is a firm family favourite and the perfect comfort food – it’s also quick and easy to prepare.

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Creamy Tomato Risotto

This comforting dish is perfect served on its own with salad or as an accompaniment to fish or meat.

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Raspberry Ripple Cheesecake

The cheesecake is a great throwback to the ice cream in a block wrapped in cardboard, which you had to eat as quickly as possible before it melted!

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Roast Lamb Steak with Mint and Cucumber Yoghurt

A hearty roast dinner is a favourite of the nation. This dish is a modern twist on the humble roast using lamb steak and mint and cucumber yoghurt.

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Pea and Mint Soup

This nutrient rich soup is quick and easy to prepare and provides a good source of B vitamins, vitamin C, protein and fibre.

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Chocolate and Blueberry Brownies

These brownies are delicious served warm with cream or ice cream as a dessert or left till cold and served as an afternoon treat.

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Vegetable Frittata

This is a great way to use up leftover potatoes or vegetables. Delicious served with salad, as a light lunch or for dinner.

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Hummus and Tortilla Chips

This healthy snack is perfect as a finger food and can be adapted to include a variety of flavours, such as olive, pepper or caramelised onion – see ‘Top Tips’ for some different ideas.

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Curried Cod Goujons with Sweet Potato Wedges

We all love fish and chips in the UK, so here's a new spin on the classic bringing some new flavours in.

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Welsh Rarebit

This dish originated in the sixties and makes a great choice for a quick snack or light lunch with a salad or baked beans.

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Ham, Cheese and Mushroom Pasties

Nothing beats a warming pasty. This recipe takes a unique twist to the popular dish making it the perfect winter warmer.

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Creamy Coronation Chicken

This easy to prepare dish is perfect with a salad or jacket potato or as a filling for a sandwich or wrap. It’s a great way to use up leftover chicken from a roast dinner.

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Breakfast Pancakes

These pancakes are really quick and easy to make and perfect for breakfast or a snack at any time of the day.

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Chicken with Rosemary Roasted Vegetables

This dish is a twist on a traditional roast dinner and is all cooked in one roasting tin – perfect as it saves on the washing up!

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Quick and Easy Fish Pie with Seasonal Vegetables

This is a variation on a traditional fish pie, and uses ingredients you can put together for a quick and easy satisfying dish.

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Sweet Banana and Strawberry Smoothie

Fresh and delicious, whilst packing in the calcium, smoothies are the perfect way to stay hydrated.

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Sticky Soy Salmon

This dish helps us get the recommended one portion which oily fish each week to provides us with Omega 3, an essential fat which helps keep our hearts healthy.