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52 Recipes

Light and lazy dishes, for feeding a crowd.

Big bacon & egg pie

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(1 ratings)
Not sure what to make your buffet centrepiece? This robust shortcrust bake with sweet peppers and breakfast favourites should do the trick
1 hour and 10 minutes
Easy

One-pot pork with orange, olives & bay

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(11 ratings)
A Provençal-style pork casserole with vibrant citrus flavours, sweet shallots, new potatoes and sundried tomatoes
3 hours and 15 minutes
Easy

Chicken mole with coriander rice

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(28 ratings)
If you're a fan of chilli con carne, you'll love this dark, sweet and spicy South American stew with ancho, ground nuts and chocolate
2 hours and 30 minutes
Easy

Baked salmon & eggs

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(4 ratings)
Do something different with your eggs and smoked salmon by baking into a bread roll for an extra special brunch
20 minutes
Easy
Healthy

Red lentil & chorizo soup

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(18 ratings)
Sweet smoked paprika and cumin flavour this rustic blend topped with spicy Spanish sausage
1 hour
Easy
Healthy

Smoked salmon flatbreads

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(1 ratings)
Use a pizza base to create these little canapé-style nibbles with mascarpone, fish, red onion, dill and capers
8 minutes
Easy

Ham, potato & cheese stuffed loaf

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(5 ratings)
For a casual weekend lunch, bake your own bread stuffed with oozing cheddar
3 hours and 15 minutes
Easy

Potato frittata with pesto & goat’s cheese

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(10 ratings)
A low-calorie Spanish omelette with potatoes, pesto and cheese to be served in wedges with fresh salad leaves
35 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Key lime pie

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(62 ratings)
Lime, cream and a buttery biscuit base - this zesty oven-baked treat makes a refreshing and indulgent end to a meal
55 minutes
Easy

Herby slow-roast chicken

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(3 ratings)
Marinade your bird overnight in bay, rosemary, lemon thyme and sage, then slow-cook for a flavour-packed roast dinner
4 hours and 15 minutes
Easy

Goat's cheese & watercress quiche

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(26 ratings)
A goat's cheese and watercress quiche that's gluten-free and truly flavoursome
1 hour
Easy
Vegetarian

Big ham salad

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Peas and ham don't just partner well in soup - try them together in a fresh, minty salad platter, great for a buffet party
25 minutes
Easy
Healthy

Chocolate, hazelnut & salted caramel tart

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(24 ratings)
A buttery pastry case with a layer of caramel and just a hint of salt, studded with nuts and finished with a fudge filling
1 hour and 30 minutes
Moderately easy

Chocolate & banana French toast

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(6 ratings)
An indulgent treat for when you're in need of a sweet fix - chocolate and banana sandwiched in fried bread
18 minutes
Easy

Quiche Lorraine frittata

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(18 ratings)
Grab the opportunity to have a picnic when the sun comes out with this simple storecupboard idea
45 minutes
Easy

St Clement’s pie

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(12 ratings)
A very British version of Key lime pie - an indulgent, creamy tart with tangy oranges and lemons
1 hour and 35 minutes
Easy

Garden vegetable & goat's cheese quiche

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(20 ratings)
This quiche not only looks great, it really tastes of summer with its fresh and colourful vegetables
1 hour and 45 minutes
Moderately easy

Leek, mushroom & Gruyère quiche

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A favourite of Good Food's associate food ed, this quiche just had to be on the site. Perfect comfort food
20 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Roasted tomato, basil & Parmesan quiche

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A taste of summer, this quiche is full of Italian flavours and is perfect for dinner in the garden
1 hour and 40 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

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