Try this quick idea for an easy, nutritious, bean-based meal that the whole family will love.
A wholesome meal-in-a-bowl, this soup is similar to Scotch broth, but made with lean diced rabbit rather than lamb. Aromatic tarragon and a mixture of vegetables give the soup a fabulous flavour, and an accompaniment of Scottish-style oatcakes brings a contrasting texture to complete the meal.
Seasonal vegetables are cooked in beef consommé with delicate Parma ham to make a fresh, nourishing and fuss-free soup. Accompany with Cheddar Chutney Pittas (page 53). Delicious!
Italian sausage, garlic, tomatoes, red wine and tortellini - this hearty soup combines favourite ingredients from an Italian kitchen.
This is a warming Italian inspired soup, full of flavour thanks to pancetta and sage. It's hearty and filling enough for a meal.
This Italian stew marries small pasta shapes and beans to make a filling supper dish.
Peas and ham are perfect partners and make classic comfort food. Here they are brought snappily up to date with a swirl of soft cheese and a little nutmeg. Serve with soda bread or toasted wholegrain ‘soldiers’. Delicious!
Keep your kitchen stocked with bacon, passata and chickpeas for this warm, comforting soup.
A warm casserole of sausages, baked beans and vegetables makes a hearty, satisfying meal on a chilly evening.
A true winter warmer, cheap to make, Always a hit with everyone, make it for the Veggie in your life or add some bacon and even the biggest meateater will be impressed. Good way to use up those odd vegetables that don't quite make a serving on their own.