Recipes

October 12, 2013
candy recipe

Candy As Sweetener

What to do with all these bags of donated candies around the holiday season, starting by Halloween overload? I have considerable experience in the conjury of […]
September 24, 2013
glut of courgettes recipe

Mrs Green’s cunning courgettes recipe

This is a fab recipe for using up a glut of courgettes and these delicious treats can be served with a main meal, as part of […]
September 23, 2013

Zoe’s Use it up tuna, kohlrabi and runner bean lasagne!

I made this lasagna to use up the ingredients I had and to avoid food waste, but it was so good that I will definitely be […]
September 22, 2013

Annie’s ZWW Odds N’Ends Burritos

This week, I have been so determined not to waste a single scrap of food if I could help it, that I have been hoarding bits […]
September 21, 2013

Get Bubbled and Squeaked

In the United Kingdom, Bubble and Squeak is a traditional dish made from leftover Sunday roast. The name of this dish comes from the sights and […]
September 20, 2013

Gemma’s simple banana cake

I’ve been taking part in Zero Waste Week and today I found a couple of overripe bananas at the bottom of the fruit bowl…So I made […]
September 20, 2013

Use it up! Pakoras

Tonight I made Pakora with a bag of out of date spinach which was just begining to wilt. Use any vegetables that you have shrivelling in […]
September 9, 2013

Karen’s blackberry sauce

Our garden gave us an unexpected haul of blackberries and apples this year. I challenged myself to make something to go with cooked meats.
September 9, 2013

Summer baked vegetable stew leftovers – takes 3-5 minutes!

This recipe takes just 3 minutes in the microwave, so really is convenience food!
September 7, 2013

Susan’s quick curried rice

Perfect for using up leftover cooked rice.
September 7, 2013

Kim’s pasta salad

For using up leftover pasta the following day for lunch
September 7, 2013

Serial Cereal Fruit Turnover.

When boxes of cereals, crunch, flakes or granola type of dry breakfast accumulate, it becomes necessary to use up the bits and bags before it becomes […]
September 7, 2013

Beef Curry with Chickpeas

This is a great recipe to cook in bulk then freeze the leftovers. Make it to use up leftover cooked potatoes
September 7, 2013

Don’t forget the birds! Use it up Fatballs recipe

A stock-take of our store cupboards earlier this week revealed a startling number of packets of dry goods like nuts, seeds, beans and dried fruit, with […]
September 6, 2013

Gavin’s Jungle Hotpot!

This is what we do with the odd bits of veg left over from Sunday lunch