Main Course

Main Course Recipes for you to try, from my kitchen table to yours!

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Authentic Chicken Tikka Masala

This recipe has taken years to develop. My husband has been cooking and eating curries all round the world for 2 decades. I’ve finally persuaded him to share his chicken tikka masala recipe with me to put on here…

Roasted new potato, salmon and dill tortilla

A healthier recipe for a light supper. It’s a great week night choice – one you can finish up the next day for a quick and healthy lunch!

Watercress Pesto Pasta With Fried Halloumi

 It is stuffed full of nutrient packed ingredients and is super quick to make, meaning it’s a great choice for week night suppers as well as being a satisfying dish for the weekend.

Cobb Salad Pizza

A Cobb Salad Pizza, I hear you cry. I have a thing about eggs on pizza. Well, when you have a thin crunchy pizza base it just works, honest! My son loves a delicious Cobb Salad recipe so this pizza is inspired for him.

Roasted sweet potato with brie, walnuts and a spicy citrus dressing

This is a super delicious healthy side, supper or lunch dish. Sweet potato is so good for you and this dish feels indulgent and filling. Just what you need from an autumn or winter meal.

Moroccan Spicy Meatballs

Handmade meatballs are one of those homely meals you’ll make again and again. But these are healthier with tonnes of herbs! This one will be different as they are spicy with Moroccan flavours!