Check with Heck Movember sausages Sausage casserole

Check with Heck: meat n two veg

Yorkshire-based sausage brand HECK is working alongside the world-leading men's health charity The Movember Foundation. HECK have renamed themselves as CHECK for the duration of November, in order to encourage men to have a search for lumps on their scrotum. A survey completely by HECK showed that almost one in 10 (9.8%) of men between

Pumpkin ginger apple soup recipe

Recipe: Pumpkin, Ginger and Apple Soup (Vegan)

There’s more to pumpkins than Halloween, or if you are sick looking at pumpkins, try this with butternut squash.  The ginger and cardamom give this an exotic twist, and some much needed taste to the boring old pumpkin. This is an easy to make soup.  So simple, it doesnt need a pot!  Roast the pumpkin,

Las iguanas day of the dead cocktail

Recipe: Spiced Passion Fruit Margarita from Las Iguanas

  Celebrate Day of the Dead with Las Iguanas Latin American restaurant Las Iguanas have created a special cocktail for this spooky time of year– an ode to Day of the Dead, a huge celebration in Latin America. The Spiced Passion Fruit Margarita is a blend of traditional Mexican flavours, including Olmeca Blanco Tequila, lime,

Spooky spider Halloween jelly

Recipe: Spooky Spider Halloween Jelly

These spooky jellies are ideal for all the family this Halloween.  A lot healthier than most Halloween treats, these orange jellies will make you wonder why you haven’t tried them before.   All you need is chocolate, oranges and gelatine (and maybe some skill for the cobwebs) Ingredients 12 oranges (enough juice to make 500mls)

International coffee day

☕️☕️ Celebrate International Coffee Day at home ☕️☕️

Try these tasty recipes for International Coffee Day at home It's International Coffee Day 2017 today (1st October) and we have 3 recipes that you can make at home to enjoy a cup of joe. This is one for those who love some sweetness to their coffee.  Is there a more heavenly mix than Nutella

Vegan sweet potato and corn chowder recipe

Recipe: Vegan Sweet Potato & Sweetcorn Chowder

I absolutely love making soup but was thinking that I've got into the habit of always adding some kind of meat to it for added flavour. There must be more to a soup than a bacon base? (Is there? says Mr Foodie). Not only was I thinking of a more veggie friendly version but also

Tortilla Recipe Rupp

Recipe: Tortilla for brunch, lunch or a snack

This dinky little tortilla was inspired by a visit to Waitrose of all places.  Whilst wandering around I spied a mini fry pan that I thought would be perfectly sized for a brunch tortilla.  So after badgering Mr Foodie that we really needed another piece of kitchen equipment, off, we went home with the said

Recipe: MOR sausage and lentil pot

It might be summer in theory just now but the dull, damp weather has been making me want comfort food.  However, comfort food doesn't necessarily mean full of stodge and no greens! We received a parcel  from MOR to try their sausages. I wish I could describe the smell from the parcel, it made me

fifteens Fifteen cake recipe Northern Ireland

Recipe: Fifteens (tray bake)

Inspired by a recent trip to Belfast where we had a reminder of how good Fifteen Cake (or simply Fifteens) is, I decided to make some myself.  It seems like everyone in Northern Ireland loves Fifteens but I didn't even know of its existence until about 7 yrs ago when we gained some Northern Irish

Courgette fritter recipe

Recipe: Courgette (Zucchini) Fritters

  Summer on a plate These courgette (zucchini) fritter/pancakes are extremely easy to make. The hardest bit being the grating! Grated courgettes, fresh herbs, spring onions and feta with some eggs and flour make this a quick and simple dish. Perfect for a snack, light lunch or as a tapas style meal. I cooked mine