Budget recipes (1666)

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133 reviews
 
40min

Use good quality sausages, any flavour you like! Cook them in Yorkshire pudding batter to make this traditional dish that children love. Don't forget the gravy!

Recipe by: stablespy

 
139 reviews
 
13min

A very simple microwave sponge pudding in less than 15 minutes with a texture between a sponge and a steamed pudding. Flavour it by adding raspberry jam, treacle or golden syrup to the bottom of the final bowl. Serve hot with custard.

Recipe by: BUTTERCUP8

 
10 reviews
 
1hr30min

Everyone loves this chicken when I make it for parties. Leftovers are delicious in an Asian-inspired wrap.

Recipe by: Marian Collins

 
19 reviews
 
1hr

This is a recipe for home made play dough. It's ideal for toddlers aged 2 1/2 or 3 to have fun with. It's not for eating though.

Recipe by: BUFFY21

 
15 reviews
 
5min

I make this houmous all the time. It only takes a few minutes to prepare, and it's healthier than shop-bought without the oil. Increase or decrease the ingredients as desired, especially the chillies! Serve with tortilla crisps, pitta triangles or fresh vegetables. Add more of the reserved chickpea liquid for a smoother dip.

Recipe by: ELOVINGS

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