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101 tried-and-tested vegetarian and vegan recipes for your Instant Pot (R) that will change your life! Expert nutritionist Jenny Tschiesche's delicious recipes take inspiration from all around the world and provide a wealth of ideas for meat-free meals for all the family. It can saute vegetables in five minutes and cook a delicious, creamy risotto in 20 so is it any wonder that the Instant Pot has taken the online community by a storm! The cult phenomenon that is the multifunctional electric cooker uses a combination of steam and pressure to cook food fast, making everything from soups and stews to perfectly cooked grains and pulses, sweet things and drinks in a flash. For both dedicated life-long vegetarians and first-time vegans, it's a miraculous time saver. Healthy, nutritionally balanced meals that fit your lifestyle are just a press of a button away!
From the pan to the table in no time at all. Included are 85 easy, budget-friendly recipes to suit busy lifestyles and those with limited kitchen space. All the delicious dishes can be made in one of two pans - either a large saucepan or a non-stick frying pan - and require little to no skill, as directions are just for cooking over a high, medium or low heat. All the recipes can be cooked on a gas, electric or induction hob and you will get the same incredible result every time. The entire meal can be made in a single pan, with no sides to be cooked separately, making these perfect lazy dishes that will keep the washing up to a bare minimum. Featuring easy cheats and supermarket ingredients, these are handy recipes to cook every night of the week. From light and speedy dishes including Just-add-water beef pho and Vodka risotto with fresh tomatoes, to indulgent and comforting meals like Sausage and broccoli gnocchi and Sweet potato, kale and cashew nut curry, alongside speedy sweet treats such as Chocolate-centre French toast and Baby doughnuts, there are plenty of surprising, nourishing options that the whole family can enjoy together.
Kwoklyn Wan is back with 80 classic Chinese dishes that use only five ingredients. Alongside a basic store cupboard of five essentials - salt, pepper, soy sauce, sugar and oil - you can make a feast of easy dishes using the bare minimum. All your favourites are here - from Tom Yum Soup to Prawn Toast, Sweet Chilli Salmon and Lemon Chicken, Sweet and Sour Pork Balls or Beef in Oyster Sauce, Aubergine Fritters and Chilli Ginger Crispy Tofu - and all use only five key ingredients, all of which are readily available from supermarkets or local stores. Ditch the takeaway or delivery Chinese food and make your own at home - no fuss, less money, and more healthy.
Enjoy lasagna every night of the week with this mix of classic and inventive lasagna recipes the whole family will love! Everyone is always looking for easy and delicious recipes to put on the table-and what's more comforting than lasagna, the kind of food that satisfies from the moment the casserole is pulled from the oven, all hot and bubbly, with a mouthwatering aroma that fills the kitchen. But this isn't your grandma's lasagna. 101 Lasagnas & Other Layered Casseroles features 100 new creative takes on the traditional favorite, such as Skillet Beef and Sausage Lasagna, Asian Short Ribs with Wonton Noodles, Green Chile Chicken with Tortilla Noodles, Veggie Lasagna Pockets, and Apple Pie Lasagna, as well as basics on different sized pans and the variety of available noodles, including gluten-free. Or skip the pasta altogether and use fresh veggies instead. If it has layers, we're considering it a lasagna-so pull out your casserole pans, roll up your sleeves, and get ready to give dinnertime some extra spice!
When your cupboard is looking a bit bare, it's hard to get inspired to make lunch for the day ahead. We can often run out of ideas too, meaning we end up with the same dull lunch every day - or worse yet, buying every meal out and about. Those costs add up. The 5-Minute 5-Ingredient Lunchbox aims to streamline your lunch each day a breeze according to what you have lying around. Some forgotten rice or grains in the cupboard? Or a random assortment of tinned veggies? These 52 recipes will show you how to quickly turn them into a nutritious and delicious lunch. Plenty of these lunchbox ideas are also vegetarian, vegan, gluten free and/or dairy free. There's also advice throughout on how to make bulk lunches for your week, if that's your style, and how you might be able to overhaul last night's leftovers into a great midday meal.
Delicious and easy 3-ingredient recipes for every budget, diet and lifestyle. How many times have you opened a cookbook and been overwhelmed by the number of ingredients and amount of preparation time needed for what sounded like a simple meal? The Best 3-Ingredient Cookbook presents 100 easy and delectable recipes from Wall Street Journal bestselling cookbook author Toby Amidor. It's full of Toby's Tips - great ideas for meal prep, quick meal planning and essential utensils. On every page, it brings you freezer-friendly, one-pot and 15-minute meals, each needing only three ingredients that are already in your cupboard or easy to find at your nearest grocery. Start your day with Pumpkin Oat Waffles or Pineapple Oatmeal and be ready for any challenge. Refuel at lunch with healthy Pesto Pizza or Tuna Stuffed Tomatoes. And after a long day relax with Spaghetti Carbonara or Easy Aubergine Parmesan. This easy to follow, fun cookbook will help you build your kitchen confidence.
Cooking Whole Foods Just Got a Whole Lot Easier When life gets crazy, sticking to your healthy Paleo lifestyle can feel challenging-- but Mary Smith is here to help. In Quick Prep Paleo, Mary simplifies whole-food cooking with simple, hands-off recipes packed with flavor. With just 15 minutes or fewer of chopping, mixing and sauteing, you can have a real-food, family-friendly meal on the way. Each recipe in this book comes together quickly while cutting out gluten, dairy, grains, legumes and refined sugar, so you will feel your best all day long. Recipes include: - Quick Creamy Bolognese Sauce - Chicken Parm and Cauliflower Gnocchi Skillet - Sheet-Pan Baja Fish Taco Bowls - Slow Cooker Smothered Pork Chops - Better-For-You Mississippi Pot Roast - Instant Pot(R) Orange-Sesame Chicken - Creamy Salmon Piccata - Meat Lovers' Pizza Spaghetti Squash Casserole Let the oven, stove, slow cooker or Instant Pot(R) do all the work while you enjoy extra free time at home. With this collection of Mary's ingenious recipes and gorgeous photography, you're sure to find everything you need to make every day delicious!
Fuss-Free Family Meals with the Appliance That Can Do It All! With Easy Cooking with Your Ninja(R) Foodi, bestselling author Kristy Bernardo puts the Ninja(R) Foodi's astonishing all-in-one versatility on center stage, highlighting all the fabulous ways it can work around your busy schedule. Cooking for a family weeknight dinner? Use the pressure cooking function for meals in less than an hour, such as Tarragon Chicken & Potatoes and Parmesan Pork Chops & Brussels Sprouts. Looking for a low-cleanup recipe that does it all in one pot? Combine sauteing and pressure cooking with the baking or broiling functions for dishes like Creamy Mac & Cheese with Bacon Breadcrumbs or Sweet & Smoky Tamale Pie. Craving a healthier version of your favorite fried foods? The crisping lid will handle that for you in dishes like Crispy Rosemary Potato Wedges and Korean Chicken Wings. Kristy's 75 recipes give you all the exquisitely complex flavors of comfort food classics made easy for everyday cooking. From savory dinners, apps and sides to sweet treats and breakfast goodies, you'll be amazed at how simple it is to get incredibly rich flavors from just one appliance.
Homemade Dishes to Feed a Crowd Gather around the table with friends and loved ones for a casual feast any night of the week. Karen Tedesco, founder of the award-winning website Familystyle Food, makes it easy to plan and prepare delicious meals designed to be brought to the table for all to share. This incredible collection of simple, small bites and vibrant salads, soups, deceptively elegant pastas and mains (and even desserts!) are meant to be arranged on trays, heaped into big bowls and placed right in the center of your dinner table for everyone to mix and match as they please. It makes for a fun, lively meal that ensures each guest gets exactly what they want; plus, it saves you tons of time in the kitchen--no more timing out courses or worrying about portions! Karen's recipes make ample use of fresh, seasonal ingredients that don't cost a ton, are simple enough to prepare on any weeknight and offer something to please every palate. She offers dish-pairing suggestions throughout, such as a Mediterranean-style feast (Baked Harissa Chicken Thighs with Chickpeas, Charred Broccoli Salad and Roasted Mediterranean Vegetables), a Mexican-themed spread (Black Bean Tostadas with Avocado Mash, Beer-Braised Pulled Pork and Chicken Posole Verde) or a hearty vegetarian meal (Roasted Za'atar Cauliflower Salad, Rigatoni with Walnut-Parsley Pesto and Garlicky Greens with Olive Oil). You can also customize to your personal tastes and construct your own inspired combinations. These 60 mouthwatering recipes will help you transform any gathering into an impromptu celebration of friends, family and food.
Cook, eat, explore the best recipes from OLIVE magazine. OLIVE magazine is known for its delicious recipes loved by foodies and fans of easy-to-follow recipes alike. Now OLIVE is here with a series of stylish, collectable cookbooks for the every day kitchen, and with a photo for every recipe, you will know exactly what you are aiming for. From one pot, meat-free meals, to chicken, beef, fish and puddings, in 100 OF THE VERY BEST ONE POT RECIPES, OLIVE present 100 of their very best recipes that require minimal cooking fuss.
Vivian Howard is the decorated author of Deep Run Roots, a new classic of American cooking--as much a portrait of the South and its people as it is a collection of recipes. In her second book, Vivian's eye for storytelling and ingenuity in the kitchen turns homewards--into her home kitchen, and yours. This is a book for anyone who likes to cook--but doesn't have all night to do it. Vivian's solution to cooking well when you need a shortcut is to rely on a handful of simple, powerful pantry staples that help even the simplest of dishes take on immense flavor. The MVPs give you the building blocks of excellent weeknight cooking at home--making healthy, everyday meals taste as rich and flavorful as a night out. This Will Make It Taste Good is an essential work of culinary genius, solving everyday cooking challenges by upgrading your toolkit--not settling for less. And along with these 125 game-changing recipes, this book delivers the powerful stories that are the hallmark of cooking at Vivian's elbow: tales about the challenges, triumphs, and lessons that stock the pantry of who Vivian is. A modern classic from a masterful author, this is a can't-miss follow up to the book that took the cooking world by storm.