Garnishes

  • Complexity: medium
  • Origin: Indian

Spiced Indian Potatoes with Spinach

Ingredients

1/2 tsp coriander seeds | 1 tsp cumin seeds | Fry Light, for spraying | 2 cardamom pods | 1/2" piece ginger root, grated | 1 red chilli, seeds removed & chopped | 1 onion, chopped | 2 garlic cloves, crushed | 454g/1 lb new potatoes, quartered | 142ml / 1/4 pt stock made with Vecon | 681g/1 1/2 lb spinach, chopped | 4 tbsp very low fat natural yogurt | pinch of salt

Special Potato Bake

Ingredients

908g/2 lb potatoes, peeled & chopped | 4 tbsp very low fat natural fromage frais | 1 garlic clove, crushed | 28g/1 oz reduced fat strong cheddar cheese, grated | salt & ground black pepper | 113g/4 oz frozen petit pois
  • Complexity: medium
  • Origin: Indian

Pumpkin Curry & Raita Dip

Ingredients

Dip: | 142g/5 oz very low fat natural yogurt | 1/4 cucumber, diced | freshly chopped mint | 1/4 - 1/2 tsp ground cumin | Curry: | Fry Light, for spraying | 3 garlic cloves, chopped | 1 tsp fresh ginger, grated | 1 fresh green chilli, seeds removed & chopped | 1/2 tsp ground turmeric | 1 1/2 tsp ground coriander | 1/4 tsp cayenne pepper good squeeze lemon juice | 340g/12 oz pumpkin, skin removed & diced | 170g/6 oz sweet potato, peeled & diced | 397g/14 oz can chopped tomatoes | 113ml/4 fl oz water | bunch freshly chopped coriander

Potato, Leek & Tomato Bake

Ingredients

Fry Light, for spraying | 681g / 1 1/2 lb potatoes, thinly sliced | 2 leeks, sliced | 3 large tomatoes, sliced | few sprigs of fresh rosemary, crushed | 1 garlic clove, crushed | 284ml / 1/2 pt stock made with Vecon | salt & ground black pepper
  • Complexity: easy
  • Origin: Indian

Potato Curry

Ingredients

Fry Light, for spraying | 681g / 1 1/2 lb waxy potatoes (eg, Maris Peer or Charlotte), cut into large chunks | 2 onions, quartered | 3 garlic cloves, crushed | 1 tsp garam masala | 1/2 tsp ground turmeric | 1/2 tsp ground cumin | 1/2 tsp ground coriander | 1" ginger root, grated | 1 red chilli, seeds removed & chopped | 227g/8 oz cauliflower, cut into florets | 4 tomatoes, peeled & quartered | 85g/3 oz frozen peas | 2 tbsp freshly chopped coriander | 284ml / 1/2 pt stock made with Vecon | shredded fresh coriander, to garnish
  • Complexity: medium
  • Origin: Indian

Potato & Mango Curry

Ingredients

Dressing: | 2 tbsp soured cream | 1 mango, cut into 1/2" cubes | 2 tbsp very low fat natural yogurt | 1 tsp fresh mint, chopped | 1 tsp lime juice | fresh coriander & lime wedges, to garnish | Curry: | 2 onions, sliced | 2 garlic cloves, crushed | 2 level tsp medium curry powder | 454g/l lb potatoes, cut into 1/2" cubes | 1 tbsp mango chutney | salt & ground black pepper

Mushroom Balti

Ingredients

454g / 1 lb potatoes, peeled & cubed | 312g / 11 oz button mushrooms | 2-3 carrots, sliced | 2 onions, sliced | 2 garlic cloves, crushed | 4 tbsp balti curry paste | 3 courgettes, thinly sliced | 1 yellow pepper, deseeded & sliced | 1 red chilli, seeds removed & chopped | 198g/7 oz can chopped tomatoes | 142ml / 1/4 pt water | very low fat natural yogurt | 2 tbsp freshly chopped coriander, to serve

Very piquant Pakistan recipe.

Middle Eastern Style Green Beans

Ingredients

1 large onion, finely sliced in half rings | 1/4 tsp cayenne pepper | 1/2 tsp allspice | 1 tsp ground cumin | 2 garlic cloves, crushed | 454g/l lb fine green beans, cut into 3cm lengths | 198g/7 oz can chopped tomatoes | salt & ground black pepper

Ginger & Orange Saucy Courgettes

Ingredients

1 tbsp Worcestershire sauce | 2 tbsp water | zest & juice of 1 large orange | zest & juice of 1/2 lemon | 1 level tsp cornflour | 340g/12 oz courgettes | 4 spring onions, chopped | 2" piece of ginger, finely chopped | 2 tbsp cider or white wine vinegar | 1 tbsp soy sauce | 3 tsp artificial sweetener

Cheesy Garden Casserole

Ingredients

113g/4 oz broccoli, chopped | 113g/4 oz cauliflower, cut into florets | 113g/4 oz carrots, sliced | 113g/4 oz courgettes, sliced | 113g/4 oz green beans, cut into 1" pieces | 340g/12 oz cooked brown rice | freshly ground black pepper | 1 tsp dried oregano | 397g/14 oz can chopped tomatoes | 113g/4 oz reduced fat cheddar cheese, grated

Cheese & Chive Baked Potatoes

Ingredients

4 x 227g/8 oz baking potatoes | 57g/2 oz quark skimmed milk soft cheese | 3 tbsp freshly chopped chives | 57g/2 oz sweetcorn, canned | 1 tbsp very low fat natural fromage frais | ground black pepper | 42g / 1 1/2 oz reduced fat cheddar cheese, grated
  • Complexity: easy
  • Origin: Indian

Aloo Mutter - Potato & Pea Curry

Ingredients

1 tsp olive oil | 1 tsp cumin seeds | 1 tsp mustard seeds | 1 large onion, sliced into half rings | 454g/1 lb potatoes, peeled & chopped into 1cm cubes | 4 tomatoes, chopped finely | 227ml/8 fl oz water | 1 green chilli, seeds removed & chopped | 3 garlic cloves, crushed | 1 tbsp freshly grated ginger | 1/2 tsp cayenne pepper | 1/2 tsp garam masala | 170g/6 oz frozen peas | salt & ground black pepper | chopped fresh coriander, to garnish

Vegetable Jambalaya

Ingredients

Fry Light, for spraying (optional) | 1 large onion, chopped | 1 stick celery, sliced | 1/2 green pepper, deseeded & chopped | 1/2 red or yellow pepper, deseeded & chopped | 1 tsp fresh ginger, finely grated | 2 garlic cloves, crushed | 1 tsp cajun seasoning | 1/2 tsp cayenne pepper | 284ml / 1/2 pt stock made with Vecon | 198g/7 oz can chopped tomatoes | 175g pack Quorn Pieces | 113g/4 oz long grain rice | 113g/4 oz okra, washed, topped &.tailed but not chopped | 198g/7 oz can red kidney beans, drained | 1 tbsp lemon or lime juice | salt & ground black pepper | 5-6 spring onions, finely sliced, to garnish

Stir Fried Quorn with Hot Sweet & Sour Sauce

Ingredients

Sauce: | 3 tbsp light malt vinegar | 1 tbsp water | 1 tbsp light soy sauce | pinch of salt | 1 level tsp soft brown sugar | 1 garlic clove, crushed | 1 tsp root ginger, grated | 1 red chilli, seeds removed & finely chopped (optional) | Stir Fry: | 1 tbsp oil | 175g pack Quorn Pieces | 1 red onion, chopped | 2 carrots, thinly sliced | 1/2 red pepper, deseeded & sliced | 28g/1 oz mangetout | 57g/2 oz whole baby sweetcorn, halved | 57g/2 oz broccoli, cut into florets | 2 courgettes, sliced | 142g/5 oz mushrooms, sliced
  • Complexity: very easy
  • Origin: Mexican

Spiced Texas Chilli

Ingredients

350g pack Quorn Pieces | 1 medium onion, chopped | 1 medium green pepper; deseeded & chopped | 1 garlic clove, crushed | 2 x 397g/14 oz cans kidney beans, drained | 397g/14 oz can chopped tomatoes | 500g/1 lb 2 oz passata | 2 level tbsp tomato puree | 1 level tbsp brown sugar | 1 1/2 - 1 tsp chilli powder | 1 tbsp freshly chopped parsley | salt & ground black pepper

FDRPolls

Your best fast-food restaurant is