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This great chilli has to be one of the best dishes to serve to friends for a casual get-together

Chilli con carne

This great chilli has to be one of the best dishes to serve to friends for a casual get-together

We've got some lovely twists on shepherd's pie on the site, but we were missing a definitive version of this classic family recipe - here it is!

No-fuss shepherd's pie

We've got some lovely twists on shepherd's pie on the site, but we were missing a definitive version of this classic family recipe - here it is!

A light and quick spring chicken and vegetable stew that can be whipped up in less than an hour

Easy one-pot chicken casserole

Side dishes don’t come more Irish than creamy colcannon - try Kevin Dundon's  version

Colcannon

Try this recipe for a low-fat rice pudding, which doesn't skimp on creaminess

A nice rice pudding

Parsnip Fritters

Parsnip fritters

This pear chutney is deliciously sweet and spicy - perfect for roast meats or in cheese sandwiches. Add extra chilli if you like an extra spicy chutney!


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Keep vegetarians and meat-eaters happy - make two classic sauces, then assemble your lasagnes

Classic lasagne

Keep vegetarians and meat-eaters happy - make two classic sauces, then assemble your lasagnes

Beef & vegetable casserole  -A traditional braised beef stew with thick, rich gravy - an ideal recipe for cheap cuts as slow-cooking guarantees a tender dish

Beef & vegetable casserole

Beef & vegetable casserole -A traditional braised beef stew with thick, rich gravy - an ideal recipe for cheap cuts as slow-cooking guarantees a tender dish

Roasted vegetable lasagne Vegetarian, and true comfort food. Recommended! See my full review at http://www.cookbooker.com/recipe/3851/roasted-vegetable-lasagne

Roasted vegetable lasagne

Roasted vegetable lasagne Vegetarian, and true comfort food. Recommended! See my full review at http://www.cookbooker.com/recipe/3851/roasted-vegetable-lasagne

Little is more satisfying than cooking a classic to perfection - Sarah Cook gives us a lesson in how to make lasagne

Little is more satisfying than cooking a classic to perfection - Sarah Cook gives us a lesson in how to make lasagne

Cottage pie - Also called Shepherd's Pie.  A traditional meal that is hearty and savory.

Cottage pie - Also called Shepherd's Pie. A traditional meal that is hearty and savory.

Strawberry cheesecake in 4 easy steps - not baked  Ingredients        250g digestive biscuits      100g butter , melted      1 vanilla pod      600g soft cheese      100g icing sugar      284ml pot double cream    FOR THE TOPPING        400g punnet strawberries , halved and stoned      25g icing sugar

Strawberry cheesecake in 4 easy steps - not baked Ingredients 250g digestive biscuits 100g butter , melted 1 vanilla pod 600g soft cheese 100g icing sugar 284ml pot double cream FOR THE TOPPING 400g punnet strawberries , halved and stoned 25g icing sugar

Creamy courgette lasagne.   Serve up this creamy quick dish for a last minute dinner party and impress veggie friends

Creamy courgette lasagne

Creamy courgette lasagne. Serve up this creamy quick dish for a last minute dinner party and impress veggie friends

A simple fish pie that’s quick to prepare, portion it into ramekins for quick toddler meals you can pull out of the freezer or cook in a big dish for the whole family

Family meals: Easy fish pie

A simple fish pie that’s quick to prepare, portion it into ramekins for quick toddler meals you can pull out of the freezer or cook in a big dish for the whole family

Vegetarian shepherd's pie recipe. I make this with sweet potato instead! It's one of the tastiest recipes I've made.     The lentils at the bottom resemble meat and taste even better!   Note: You really need to make this in a large sauce pan, not a pot.

Golden veggie shepherd’s pie

Vegetarian shepherd's pie recipe. I make this with sweet potato instead! It's one of the tastiest recipes I've made. The lentils at the bottom resemble meat and taste even better! Note: You really need to make this in a large sauce pan, not a pot.

Tuna Arabbiatta Pasta ~ 30 mins ~ Per serving:  365 calories, protein 30g, carbohydrate 54g, fat 5 g, saturated fat 1g, fibre 9g, sugar 11g, salt 0.75 g

Tuna arrabbiata pasta gratin

Tuna Arabbiatta Pasta ~ 30 mins ~ Per serving: 365 calories, protein 30g, carbohydrate 54g, fat 5 g, saturated fat 1g, fibre 9g, sugar 11g, salt 0.75 g

Soon to make this and looking forward to it!... Aubergine, tomato & Parmesan bake (Melanzane alla Parmigiana)

Aubergine, tomato & Parmesan bake (Melanzane alla Parmigiana)

Soon to make this and looking forward to it!... Aubergine, tomato & Parmesan bake (Melanzane alla Parmigiana)

Chicken Tikka Masala  This takeaway favorite is freezer-friendly and quick to reheat, giving you the chance to get ahead and save money

Chicken tikka masala

Chicken Tikka Masala This takeaway favorite is freezer-friendly and quick to reheat, giving you the chance to get ahead and save money