Research shows that garlic aids in weight loss, among other thingsShutterstockIn the summer of 1975 in Berkley, California, Alice Waters began her infamous Garlic Festival, a festival celebrating the flavors of natural garlic and the history of Chez Panisse, has continued for almost forty years since.
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RecipesDish typeSweetsNo cook sweetsThese truffles make lovely gifts at Christmas that will amaze friends with their chocolaty taste. Or on Easter turn them into nests and put an egg in the middle!Recipe by:County Tyrone, Northern Ireland, UK67 people made thisIngredientsServes: 15 20-25 digestive biscuits100g butter2 tablespoons drinking chocolate powder, plus more for coating1 tin condensed sweetened milkMethodPrep:30min ›Extra time:20min chilling › Ready in:50minPut digestive biscuits in a mixing bowl and crush with a rolling pin until fine, tiny crumbs.
RecipesDish typeBreakfastPacked full of fruit, this is quick and easy to make and the perfect healthy morning treat for the family.Recipe by:London, England, UK1 person made thisIngredientsServes: 4 4 slices Warburtons Soft White Farmhouse, crusts removed2 tbsp Apricot Jam1 Egg, beaten4 tbsp Milk25g Butter1tbsp Vegetable oil1 Large banana100g Frozen raspberries, thawedDrizzle Low sugar honey or golden syrupMethodPrep:10min ›Cook:5min ›Ready in:15minSpread two slices of Warburtons Soft White Farmhouse with apricot jam, then sandwich them together with the remaining slices.
RecipesIngredientsMeat and poultryPoultryChickenPopular chickenMango chickenChicken cooked with peppers, onions, mango and cream. Beautiful taste.20 people made thisIngredientsServes: 4 3 peppers2 onionstin of peaches1/2 jar mango chutney125ml creamflourchickenMethodPrep:10min ›Cook:1hr ›Extra time:5min marinating › Ready in:1hr15minFry onions and peppers.
RecipesDish typeDessertFruit dessertsBerry dessertsRaspberry dessertsA delicious dessert featuring raspberries and strawberries.Recipe by:Cambridgeshire, England, UK22 people made thisIngredientsServes: 4 250g Spanish strawberries250g Spanish raspberries150g caster sugar4 medium eggs1 vanilla pod2 1/2 tbsp cornflourSmall amount soft butterMethodPrep:40min ›Cook:10min ›Ready in:50minGrease 4 soufflé dishes with the soft butter and sprinkle with a small amount of caster sugar and then place in the fridge to chill.
RecipesDish typeSaladThis is a delightful and unusual strawberry salad. Pepper and vinegar enhance the sweetness of fresh, in-season strawberries.142 people made thisIngredientsServes: 4 800g (1 1/2 lb) fresh strawberries, rinsed and sliced2 1/2 tablespoons dark brown soft sugar1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepperMethodPrep:15min ›Ready in:15minIn a large bowl, toss berries with sugar and let stand at room temperature for 10 minutes.
RecipesIngredientsMeat and poultryPoultryChickenPopular chickenEasy chickenQuick chickenIn this sweet and spicy recipe, chicken breasts are breaded and baked with an array of spices and nectarine.44 people made thisIngredientsServes: 4 1 teaspoon paprika1 teaspoon onion powder1 teaspoon garlic granules1 teaspoon dried parsley1/2 teaspoon dried oregano1 teaspoon salt1 teaspoon pepper4 boneless, skinless chicken breast fillets4 tablespoons duck sauce4 tablespoons passata1 teaspoon mango chutney180ml fresh pink grapefruit juice, divided120g seasoned breadcrumbs1 ripe nectarine, stone removed and slicedMethodPrep:15min ›Cook:30min ›Ready in:45minPreheat oven to 190 C / Gas 5.
RecipesIngredientsMeat and poultryBeefBeef minceMoussaka is of the most celebrated Greek dishes. This recipe includes sliced aubergine, minced beef and a lovely white sauce.712 people made thisIngredientsServes: 8 3 aubergines, peeled and cut lengthways into 1cm thick slices1 pinch salt4 tablespoons olive oil1 tablespoon butter450g lean minced beefsalt to tasteground black pepper to taste2 onions, chopped1 clove garlic, minced1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg1/2 teaspoon fines herbs2 tablespoons dried parsley225g passata125ml red wine1 egg, beaten120g freshly grated Parmesan cheese1/4 teaspoon ground nutmegFor the bechamel950ml milk110g butter6 tablespoons plain floursalt to tasteground white pepper, to tasteMethodPrep:45min ›Cook:1hr ›Extra time:30min › Ready in:2hr15minLay the slices of aubergine on kitchen paper, sprinkle lightly with salt, and set aside for 30 minutes to draw out the moisture.
RecipesDish typeCakeMini cakesMuffinsFruit muffinsI have tried numerous different muffin recipes looking for a simple yet tasty version. While this recipe is in the form of a cake it can easily be turned into individual muffins.Recipe by:Sussex, England, UK43 people made thisIngredientsMakes: 1 cake or 12 muffins200g plain flour2 teaspoons baking powder60g light brown soft sugar65g caster sugar2 beaten eggs150ml vegetable oil175ml milk or buttermilk1 teaspoon or a good splash vanilla extract150g blueberries tossed in some flour1 handful flaked almondsscatters worth demerera sugar with a little caster sugarMethodPrep:15min ›Cook:45min ›Ready in:1hrPreheat an oven to 170 C / Gas 3.
RecipesIngredientsVegetableRoot vegetablesPotato Potato side dishesBaked potatoA different way to cook potatoes. Delicious!Recipe by:Stirlingshire, Scotland, UK10 people made thisIngredientsServes: 4 450g (1 lb) potatoes, cooked and sliced300ml (10 fl oz) double creamsalt and pepper to taste100g (4 oz) cheese, grated25g (1 oz) dried breadcrumbs25g (1 oz) butter, cut into small piecesMethodPrep:20min ›Cook:30min ›Ready in:50minPut one-third of the cooked potato slices on the bottom of a shallow, ovenproof dish.
RecipesIngredientsMeat and poultryBeefBeef pastaPastitsio is a layered Greek pasta bake topped with white sauce. You can also use a mixture of half minced beef and half minced pork for this recipe, and use penne instead of macaroni.30 people made thisIngredientsServes: 15 Meat layer1 tablespoon butter1 onion, chopped1.
RecipesDish typeCakeCheesecakeBaked cheesecakeYou& 39;ll love the refreshing flavour of this simple no-base cheesecake with a light soured cream topping.27 people made thisIngredientsServes: 12 675g cream cheese200g caster sugar1/4 teaspoon almond extract1/4 teaspoon salt5 eggs250ml soured cream2 tablespoons caster sugar1/4 teaspoon vanilla extractMethodPrep:20min ›Cook:1hr10min ›Extra time:5hr cooling › Ready in:6hr30minPreheat oven to 170 C / Gas 3.
RecipesIngredientsMeat and poultryBeefThere& 39;s something about this pinwheel recipe that makes it look like you spent hours preparing it, when it doesn& 39;t take long at all. This is a roast beef and cream cheese and chive party nibble and is an easy and attractive addition to any party menu.Recipe by:Hertfordshire, England, UK2 people made thisIngredientsServes: 4 1 large tub cream cheese1 bunch fresh chives4-5 large slices thinly sliced cooked roast beefMethodPrep:30min ›Extra time:2hr chilling › Ready in:2hr30minFirst soften the cream cheese with a fork.
RecipesDish typeBreadBrown breadWholemeal breadNice soft wholemeal bread with added grains. Vital wheat gluten is also known as gluten flour.46 people made thisIngredientsServes: 12 420ml warm water (43 degrees C)4 tablespoons honey2 teaspoons instant yeast725g stone-ground wholemeal flour6 tablespoons vital wheat gluten1 tablespoon flax seeds1 tablespoon ground flax seed1 tablespoon rolled oats1 tablespoon sesame seeds1 tablespoon quinoa1 tablespoon sunflower seeds1 teaspoon salt2 tablespoons coconut oil, meltedMethodPrep:1hr ›Cook:30min ›Extra time:45min rising › Ready in:2hr15minPour warm water and honey into a large bowl, and stir to dissolve the honey.
RecipesIngredientsMeat and poultryBeefBeef soupLean steak mince meatballs in a warming and hearty tomato stock with rice and a touch of mint. This warming supper is super easy to make, and your family will love a touch of something different.17 people made thisIngredientsServes: 6 1 tablespoon olive oil1/2 small onion, finely diced1 clove garlic, minced5 tablespoons passata1 litre water4 tablespoons uncooked white rice8 sprigs fresh mint1 teaspoon salt675g minced steak2 plum tomatoes, finely chopped2 tablespoons diced onion1 egg white1 teaspoon salt and pepper4 sprigs fresh mint, mincedMethodPrep:20min ›Cook:30min ›Ready in:50minIn a large saucepan or casserole, cook onion and garlic in olive oil over medium high heat until translucent.
RecipesDish typeDrinkCocktailsMocktailsFresh strawberries, sugar, lemon juice, ice and lemonade combine for a refreshing summertime drink.161 people made thisIngredientsServes: 1 2 large strawberries, hulled4 tablespoons caster sugar1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice180ml chilled lemonade4 cubes iceMethodPrep:5min ›Ready in:5minIn the container of a blender, combine all ingredients and blend until smooth.
RecipesIngredientsSeafoodFishOily fishSalmonBaked salmonA simple and tasty salmon dish. I sometimes add nutmeg; totally optional.197 people made thisIngredientsServes: 2 1 tablespoon olive oil1 onion, chopped1/2 teaspoon garlic granulessalt and pepper to taste60g herb seasoned breadcrumbs2 tablespoons mayonnaise, or as needed1 teaspoon mustard powder2 salmon fillets (about 2.
RecipesIngredientsMeat and poultryPoultryChickenCuts of chickenChicken breastRich and tasty. I had this in a restaurant years ago, then experimented with it at home until I finally got it right.57 people made thisIngredientsServes: 4 110g butter, divided4 skinless, boneless chicken breast fillets3 spring onions, diced450g fresh mushrooms, sliced3 cloves garlic, crushed1/2 teaspoon chopped fresh tarragon250ml double cream110g grated Gruyere cheese125ml amaretto liqueur4 tablespoons capersMethodPrep:30min ›Cook:40min ›Ready in:1hr10minMelt half of the butter in a large frying pan over medium high heat.
RecipesDish typeCakeCheesecakeChocolate cheesecakeDelicious chocolate cheesecake with a creamy vanilla swirl, all atop a crumbly chocolate digestive biscuit base.47 people made thisIngredientsServes: 12 80g crushed plain chocolate digestive biscuits80g butter, softened60g plain chocolate, chopped450g cream cheese, softened100g caster sugar1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract2 eggsMethodPrep:20min ›Cook:50min ›Extra time:3hr chilling › Ready in:4hr10minPreheat oven to 170 C / Gas 3.
RecipesIngredientsSeafoodFishOily fishSalmonSalmon fillet This wonderful recipe works well with any cut of salmon, however we typically use whole salmon fillets. Use wild salmon for best results.194 people made thisIngredientsServes: 6 1 tablespoon vegetable oil1 tablespoon soy sauce1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce1 lemon, juiced1/2 teaspoon grated fresh root ginger2 tablespoons honey5 tablespoons chopped fresh basil leaves1 tablespoon finely chopped shallots1 (1.
RecipesIngredientsPastaThis rich pasta dish serves 2 as a main, or 4 as a starter.27 people made thisIngredientsServes: 3 100g pine nuts300ml double cream120ml clarified butter35g butter1 pinch ground nutmegsalt to taste1 pinch freshly ground white pepper250g vermicelli pastaMethodPrep:10min ›Cook:20min ›Ready in:30minToast pine nuts slowly in a frying pan, watching carefully not to burn.