Entertaining

Discover essential tips for easy entertaining, budget dinner party ideas and slow cooker suppers.
Dinner party main recipes

Dinner party main recipes

We've got plenty of easy, crowd-pleasing recipes for easy entertaining.
Non-alcoholic cocktail recipes

Non-alcoholic cocktail recipes

Going dry this January? You can still indulge in some fancy, sparkling drinks.
Budget dinner party ideas

Budget dinner party ideas

Staying in is the new going out and with our clever recipes you can enjoy luxury dining for less.
Easy pudding recipes

Easy pudding recipes

Homemade puddings without all the hassle, perfect for a cold winter's evening.
Vegan comfort food recipes

Vegan comfort food recipes

Indulgent, vegan comfort food that will keep guests happy and full.

Top 5 veggie recipes for friends

Slow cooker aubergines Recipe

Slow cooker aubergines

4.285715

(14 ratings)

Butternut squash & sage risotto Recipe

Butternut squash & sage risotto

4.75338

(296 ratings)

A satisfying veggie supper that uses a basic risotto recipe and gives it an...
Burnt aubergine veggie chilli Recipe

Burnt aubergine veggie chilli

4.89904

(208 ratings)

This warming aubergine chilli is low fat and 4 of your 5 a day. Serve up this...
Chipotle sweet potato & black bean stew with cheddar dumplings served in a casserole dish Recipe

Chipotle sweet potato & black bean stew with cheddar dumplings

4.666665

(30 ratings)

Enjoy this filling sweet potato and black bean stew as a budget-friendly...
Squash & blue cheese Wellington Recipe

Squash & blue cheese Wellington

4.545455

(11 ratings)

Having one of these vegetarian pastry rolls in the freezer is ideal for...

Top 5 slow cooker suppers

Beef stew with vegetables on mashed potato on plate with fork Recipe

Slow cooker beef stew

4.68817

(93 ratings)

Two plates of chicken casserole with cutlery & mustard on the side Recipe

Slow cooker chicken casserole

4.37879

(66 ratings)

Treat the family to this wholesome chicken casserole that delivers comfort...
Thai chicken curry in bowl with a wedge of lime on the side Recipe

Slow cooker Thai chicken curry

4.09091

(22 ratings)

Don't slave over a hot stove – our no-fuss Thai chicken curry is...
Sausage and carrot stew on pasta on plates Recipe

Slow cooker sausage casserole

4.560975

(41 ratings)

You can use your favourite type of sausages to make this family-friendly slow...
A serving of slow cooker vegetable curry with flatbread Recipe

Slow cooker vegetable curry

3.69231

(39 ratings)

Use the slow cooker to make our easy veggie curry with coconut sauce and freeze...
A heavy-duty, thick-based frying pan, ideally with a non-stick coating, will achieve good results, as will a heavy griddle pan or skillet. These types of pans get really hot – ideal for getting that slightly sweet, charred finish to the outside of your meat.
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