Incredibly flavourful stuffed roasted peppers. Serve with a side salad and some good bread.
Very, very good.
This is a very hearty vegetable side dish that has everything going for it comfort-food wise: a cheese sauce, bacon, and even buttered bread crumbs on top. You can even make this ahead.
A hearty, inexpensive dish.
A dead-easy way to make bland cauliflower into an asked-for dish.
You can make these a day ahead. They need to be chilled anyway so they hold together well.
This is a real mid-Atlantic dish: British mincemeat meets North American cranberries, pecans and corn syrup. And it is really good.
A delicious vegetable side that can be made ahead.
These pork chops look amazing, and taste just as great — with very little effort.
Dried Bread Crumbs are very fine crumbs made from bread that has been allowed to dry until it is brittle. They are used as topping, a coating or as a filler. You can make them yourself, or buy them plain or seasoned. To make dried bread crumbs Let your bread dry right out. Some people…
This recipe drew on ingredients from various parts of the British Empire: the flour from Canada, the brown sugar from Barbados, the orange (originally a Jaffa orange) from Palestine, dried and candied fruits from South Africa. Hence its name.
Feel free to vary the veg in the recipe according to what you have on hand or what looks good at the store. Bear in mind, though, that the idea is to end up with veg in the pasta that have some crunch to them to give it interest.
This is like an eggs benedict. It is very flexible in terms of many of the ingredients you can use.
Serve these as a starter in their dishes on a plate, with some bread and some salad or nibbly veggie bits on the side.
Hands down the best-ever make-ahead recipe for mashed potatoes. Do not be afraid to serve these at Thanksgiving or Christmas, they are even better than regular mashed potatoes, and it’s one less vegetable side to have to worry about at the last minute.
Nice with a pouring custard, or a spooning cream such as extra-thick double cream.
Even better made the day ahead to give the flavours a chance to marry, then actually baked on the day you need it.
This is a great supper dish.
Panko Crumbs are flaky, coarse, dried breadcrumbs that can be used instead of fresh breadcrumbs. One Japanese dish in which they are used is “Tonkatsu”: a deep-fried breaded, boneless pork cutlet. Panko Crumbs are sold in Asian stores in cellophane bags inside boxes. There are many different brands. Cooking Tips Panko Crumbs© Denzil Green Take…
This is a bit fiddly, but you can make it a day ahead.
Excellent for single people or for households where you need quick meals on the go, as you can freeze the individual meat loaves and take them out of the freezer when you need to put a fast and easy meal together.
A classic Italian recipe.
Great for vegetarians, but so tasty everyone will love them.
This is meant to use up leftover risotto. Adjust quantities of other ingredients based on how much risotto you have to work with.