Budget recipes (1773)

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    254 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

     
    240 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

     
    4798 reviews
     
    1hr30min

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

    Recipe by: Marian Collins

     
    29 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

     
    275 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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