Recipes: Main courses

Bajan macaroni cheese

Bajan macaroni cheese 0 Ratings

Category Main course Serves 6 Preparation 10 mins Cooking 15 mins
Once upon a time I won a holiday island-hopping in the Seychelles, but as I was still feeding my infant daughter, I traded it for a self-catering family ho... Read recipe »

Soufflé omelette

Soufflé omelette 0 Ratings

Category Main course Serves 1 Preparation 5 mins Cooking 5 mins
My grandma used to make us soufflé omelettes as a quick lunch treat. We'd set up a sort of production line: one to whisk, one to cook and one to... Read recipe »

Lentil roast

Lentil roast 0 Ratings

Suitable for vegans
Category Main course Serves 6 Preparation 20 mins Cooking 20 mins
You could serve this for Sunday lunch or a midweek supper. It's filling and tasty. I served mine with cauliflower mash, but it's also good with roa... Read recipe »

Greek-style veggie burger with kritipi

Greek-style veggie burger with kritipi 0 Ratings

Category Main course Serves 6 Preparation 20 mins + chilling Cooking 10 mins
I'm not very keen on most commercially available veggie burgers – certainly not the sort with sweetcorn and peppers in a crumb crust – but ... Read recipe »

No-bake creamy vegetable bake

No-bake creamy vegetable bake 0 Ratings

Suitable for vegans
Category Main course Serves 4 Preparation 10 mins Cooking 15 mins
I used a selection of baby vegetables to make this 'bake' special. As they were small and tender, they cooked in next to no time. You'll have t... Read recipe »

Lemon and tarragon nut cutlet

Lemon and tarragon nut cutlet 0 Ratings

Suitable for vegans
Category Main course Serves 6 Preparation 10 mins + chilling Cooking 20 mins
I was surprised to find that every single nut cutlet recipe I read had beaten egg to bind, making them unsuitable for vegans. I experimented to create a cu... Read recipe »

Menu TWO - Mushroom and Stilton wellingtons

Menu TWO - Mushroom and Stilton wellingtons0 Ratings

Suitable for vegans
Category Main course Serves 4 Preparation 30 mins + cooling and chilling Cooking 55 mins
GO VEGAN: Opt for a 'blue' vegan cheese – it won't meld with the other ingredients quite as well as Stilton, but it would be a shame to m... Read recipe »

Menu ONE - Courgette roulade with Mediterranean filling

Menu ONE - Courgette roulade with Mediterranean filling 0 Ratings

Category Main course Serves 6 Preparation 35 mins Cooking 45 mins
FREEZE ME: Allow the roulade to cool completely, then place in a rigid container (without garnishing). Cover and freeze for up to 3 months. Thaw at room te... Read recipe »

Kebabs of chermoula-marinated halloumi and courgette

Kebabs of chermoula-marinated halloumi and courgette0 Ratings

Suitable for vegans
Category Main course Makes 12 Preparation 30 mins + marinating Cooking 10 mins
GO VEGAN: Cover cubes of firm tofu in the chermoula marinade in place of the halloumi. Read recipe »

Red Lentils with Cabbage

Red Lentils with Cabbage1 Ratings

Suitable for vegans
Category Main course Serves 6 Preparation 10 mins Cooking 15 mins
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Sticky Moroccan sausages with couscous

Sticky Moroccan sausages with couscous0 Ratings

Suitable for vegans
Category Main course Serves 6 Preparation 15 Cooking Note: Cooking times are not given as barbecue heat depends so much on amount of charcoal, position and draughts. You wil
The quality and choice of meat substitutes has improved out of all recognition. You probably have your favourites but it's worth experimenting from tim... Read recipe »

Maple-glazed shallots

Maple-glazed shallots 0 Ratings

Suitable for vegans
Category Main course Serves 8 Preparation 5 mins Cooking Note: Cooking times are not given as barbecue heat depends so much on amount of charcoal, position and draughts. You wil
If you like caramelised onions, you'll love these shallots. Serve them with any of your barbecue dishes instead of chutney. It's so simple, it real... Read recipe »

Marrow ‘bones’

Marrow ‘bones’ 0 Ratings

Suitable for vegans
Category Main course Serves 8 Preparation 15 mins + chilling Cooking Note: Cooking times are not given as barbecue heat depends so much on amount of charcoal, position and draughts. You wil
I hope the recipe title doesn't put you off because these stuffed fat courgettes are very good: hot or cold. You want to choose courgettes that are try... Read recipe »

Seasoned new potatoes

Seasoned new potatoes 0 Ratings

Suitable for vegans
Category Main course Serves 8 Preparation 15 mins Cooking Note: Cooking times are not given as barbecue heat depends so much on amount of charcoal, position and draughts. You wil
This recipe is so simple, but I love these potatoes so much that I'd be tempted to fire up the barbecue just to be able to cook them. When you choose y... Read recipe »

Donna's kebabs

Donna's kebabs0 Ratings

Suitable for vegans
Category Main course Serves 8 Preparation 15 mins + chilling Cooking Note: Cooking times are not given as barbecue heat depends so much on amount of charcoal, position and draughts. You wil
I met my friend Donna when she moved from Texas to Thornton le Dale in North Yorkshire, when our daughters were small. In due course both she and her daugh... Read recipe »