Chorizo, Butter Bean and Spinach Stew

286 Calories (7 Propoints)

Chorizo, Butter Bean and Spinach StewChorizo, Butter Bean & Spinach Stew

Serves 4

  • 130g Diced Chorizo
  • 1 Onion
  • 2 Garlic Cloves
  • 1tsp Rosemary
  • 2 x 400g Tins Butter Beans
  • 400g Tin Chopped Tomatoes
  • 600ml Chicken Stock
  • 200g Spinach
  • 2tsp Parsley
  1. Fry the chorizo for 2-3 minutes over a medium heat
  2. Add the onion and cook for 10 minutes
  3. Add the garlic and rosemary for the last 2 minutes
  4. Add the butter beans, tomatoes and stock. Bring to a dimmer and cover and cook for 10 minutes
  5. Stir in the spinach and parsley and season

Lamb Burgers

215 Calories

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Serves 6

  • 1 Onion
  • 2 Garlic Cloves
  • 500g Lamb Mince
  • 50g Breadcrumbs
  • 2tsp Mint
  • 1tsp Oregano
  • 1tsp Rosemary
  • Zest 1 Lemon
  • Pinch of Cinnamon
  • 50g Yoghurt
  1. Preheat the oven to Gas Mark 7 (220c)
  2. Fry the chopped onions and cook until soft
  3. Add the garlic and cook for 2 minutes. Allow to cool
  4. Mix all the ingredients together and season
  5. Divide into 6 and make into patties
  6. Bake in oven for 12-15 minutes

Chicken Cacciatore

159 Calories per Serving

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Serves 4

  • 2 Onions
  • 4 Garlic Cloves
  • 1tsp Rosemary
  • 4 Chicken Thighs
  • 4 Chicken Drumsticks
  • 150ml White Wine
  • 150ml Chicken Stock
  • 200g Chopped Tomatoes
  1. Fry the onions on a low heat for 15 minutes until they are soft
  2. Add the garlic and rosemary for another couple of minutes
  3. Turn up the heat, push the onions to one side and add the chicken. Fry until lightly browned. Then mix with the onions
  4. Pour in the white wine and allow to bubble down
  5. Add the chicken stock and tomatoes, then season
  6. Turn the heat down, cover and simmer for 45 minutes

Transylvanian Meatballs

272 Calories per Serving

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Serves 6

  • 1 Onion
  • 1 Green Pepper
  • 4 Garlic Cloves
  • 600g Beef Mince
  • 1tbsp Sweet Paprika
  • 100g Breadcrumbs
  • 50g Natural Yoghurt
  1. Preheat the oven to Gas Mark 7 (220c)
  2. Fry the onion and green pepper until softened
  3. Add the garlic cloves and cook for another 2 minutes.
  4. Remove from the heat and allow to cool.
  5. Season the mince and sprinkle over the paprika. Add the vegetables along with the yoghurt.
  6. Mix together and make into balls of around 40g each
  7. Bake in the oven for 12-15 minutes

Rich Cheese and Meatball Lasagne

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Serves 6

  • 24 Small Beef Meatballs (about 400g)
  • 6 Sheets Dried Egg Lasagne
  • 50g Grated Mozzarella


  • 1 Onion
  • 2 x 400g (tins) Chopped Tomatoes
  • 2 tbsp Tomato Puree
  • 350ml Beef Stock (made with 1 beef stock cube)
  • 100ml Red wine or Extra Stock
  • 1 tsp Dried oregano
  1. Preheat the oven to 200c/Fan 180c/Gas 6.
  2. To make the sauce, fry the onion gently for 5 minutes or until softened, stirring regularly.
  3. Add the tomatoes to the pan and stir in the tomato puree, stock, wine, if using, and oregano. Bring to a gentle simmer and cook uncovered for 15 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  4. Bake the meatballs for ten minutes or until lightly browned on all sides.
  5. Add the meatballs to the pan with the tomatoes and cook for ten minutes more, stirring occasionally until the meatballs are cooked through and the sauce is rich and thick.
  6. Boil the lasagne sheets for seven minutes or until tender, stirring occasionally to stop the lasagne sticking together. Drain in a colander.
  7. Take the meatballs and sauce off the heat. Add the lasagne and mix lightly.
  8. Tumble the lasagne and meatball sauce into a large lasagne dish. Pull up a few of the lasagne sheets with a fork.
  9. Sprinkle with the cheese and bake for ten minutes or until the cheese has melted and the sauce is beginning to bubble.

Cherry & Almond Loaves

229 Calories per Slice (6 ProPoints)

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Makes 8

  • 85g Butter
  • 70g Caster Sugar
  • 1 Egg
  • 1 Egg Yolk
  • 70g Self Raising Flour
  • ½ tsp Almond Extract
  • 55g Ground Almonds
  • 55g Glace Cherries
  • 2tbsp Flaked Almonds
  • 55g Icing Sugar
  • 2tsp Lemon Juice
  1. Preheat the oven to Gas Mark 4 (180c)
  2. Beat together the butter, caster sugar, egg, egg yolk, flour, almond extract and ground almonds
  3. Chop the cherries and stir in
  4. Spoon mixture into a greased lined tin
  5. Break up the flaked almonds slightly and then sprinkle over the cake mixture
  6. Bake in oven for 25 minutes
  7. Beat the icing sugar and lemon juice and drizzle over the cakes

Minced Beef Wellimgton

735 Calories per Serving

Minced Beef Wellington

Serves 4-6

  • 1 Onion
  • 1 Carrot
  • 1 Stick Celery
  • 1 Potato
  • 2 Cloves Garlic
  • 2 Large Mushrooms
  • 1tsp Rosemary
  • Handful of Peas
  • 1 Egg
  • 500g Minced Beef
  • 500g Puff Pastry
  1. Preheat the oven to Gas Mark 4 (180c). Peel and Dice the vegetables
  2. On a Medium heat fry the vegetables and rosemary for 8 minutes
  3. Add the frozen peas and cook for another minute
  4. Remove the vegetables and allow to cool
  5. Add the egg to the mince and vegetables and season. Mix well
  6. Roll out the pastry to the size of a tea towel
  7. Place the mince mixture along the long edge. Brush the edges of the edges with some egg
  8. Roll the mince up in the pastry and squeeze the end together. Brush with the egg
  9. Bake in the oven for 1 hour