Risotto Butternut Squash

Try this risotto butternut squash and parmesan recipe… Ingredients: Sacla Risotto Butternut Squash And Parmesan 190g (2 for £1.00) 200g Risotto rice 600ml boiled water 1 stock cube Grated parmesan, serve (optional) Method: Combine the butternut squash sauce with the rice, water and a stock cube. Simmer on medium heat for 15 to 20 minutes.

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Peri Peri Potato

Spice up your potatoes with this peri peri potato sauce from Homepride. Ingredients: Homepride Peri Peri Potato Sauce 500g 500g potatoes peeled and cut into wedges Cheese, grated Method: Preheat the oven to 220°C (gas mark 7, 200°C fan). Add the wedges to an ovenproof dish and coat with oil. Bake for 25 to 30

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Chilli Night!

Start your weekend right with a chilli night with this chilli con carne recipe using a range of products sold at Approved Food. Ingredients found here: Chilli_Night_Recipe Ingredients: 1 Onion Mincemeat (Approved Food meat hamper £15) Homepride Chilli Cooking Sauce 500g (2 for £1.50) Bonners Finest Chick Peas In Brine 400g (£1.49) Uncle Bens Wholegrain Rice 500g (2 for

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Smoky BBQ Fajitas

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Fancy a smoky BBQ fajita dinner? Try out this fajita recipe made with Old El Paso Fajita Kit with or without meat. Ingredients: Old El Paso Smoky BBQ Beef Fajita Kit 500g (£1.49 RRP £2.99). The kit consists of 8  plain flour tortillas, salsa sauce, and a seasoning mix Smoky_BBQ_Fajita_Kit ½ red, ½ yellow an ½

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French Toast

The football has started to get interesting, why not make French toast, a popular dessert and snack in France. Ingredients: 1 egg 1 teaspoon vanilla 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon 60ml Milk 4 slices of bread Sauces to serve >> French_Toast_Sauces Method: Heat some oil in a frying pan on medium. Beat the egg, vanilla and cinnamon

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Spanish Churros

Spain drew with Portugal on the 15th June, how about making these Spanish Churros to celebrate? Great served warm with chocolate. Get the recipe below. Ingredients: 240ml water 2.5 tablespoon sugar 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 tablespoon oil 120g flour PlainFlour_Approved_Food 1L oil 100g sugar 1 teaspoon cinnamon In a small pan combine the water, sugar, salt

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Portuguese Custard Tarts

How about trying to make these Portuguese custard tarts, easy to make with pre-rolled puff pastry! Ingredients: 1 egg (large) 2 egg yolks (large) 115g golden caster sugar 2 tbsp cornflour 400ml full fat milk 2 tsp vanilla 1 sheet ready rolled puff pastry Metho Grease a 12 hole muffin tin and pre-heat the oven to 200°C/180°C

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Russian Doughnuts

The Football starts today, are you ready to cheer your favourite team? How about trying these Russian Doughnuts to celebrate the start of the tournament? Ingredients: 250g ricotta cheese 2 eggs 125g plain flour: PlainFlour_Approved_Food 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 tablespoon sugar Vanilla extract Oil for frying Icing sugar for dusting  Method: Heat a pan of oil

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Approved Food Supports Bike Rides for Charity

Here is a great story we heard recently after we posted a poll onto Facebook, “Do you think best before date makes a difference to the chocolate taste or quality?” One of our longstanding customers Michael Greig got in contact with us and told us his story. 8 years ago Michael did his first bike ride

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Cocktail Sunday

Why not try these cocktails made with Schweppes Lemonade 200ml, 6for £1.00, perfect for the upcoming football. Buy here: Schweppes_Lemonade_ApprovedFood Margarita 1 tsp salt 600ml of lemonade 177ml tequila garnish with lemons or lime Place the salt on a plate. Wet the tip of the glass with lemon juice and dip into the salt. Mix the

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