Breakfast

Dutch baby pancakes

Time: 50 mins Serves: 2 Also known as German pancakes, these oven-baked delights puff up like sweet Yorkshire puddings. Ingredients 20 g butter  2 large free-range eggs  100 ml single cream  120 ml milk  125 ml plain flour  30 g golden caster sugar  1 tablespoon cinnamon  ROASTED PLUMS  3 plums  ½ orange  2 tablespoons golden …

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Grilled French Toast

Makes: 4 Servings Time: 25 Minutes Stuffed French toast that's grilled to perfection. Ingredients 4 1 1/2-inch-thick slices French bread 1 cup marshmallow creme 1 cup chocolate-hazelnut spread ½ cup semisweet chocolate chips ¼ cup half-and-half 1 Tbsp honey 1 tsp ground cinnamon 3 large eggs Nonstick cooking spray, for the grill pan 12 strawberries, …

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Easy eggs Benedict

Makes: 4 servings Time: 42 Minutes Ingredients 4 English muffins, split in half   vegetable oil   8 slices thick ham or peameal bacon   8 eggs   1 tbsp white vinegar   FOR SAUCE:   1 cup unsalted butter   3 large egg yolks   2 tbsp tarragon vinegar or freshly squeezed lemon juice   1 tbsp hot water   1/2 tsp salt   2 tbsp finely chopped …

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Baked Camembert

Makes: 4 servings  Time: 90 Minutes Two alternative baked camembert recipes – one spiked with chilli, garlic and rosemary and the other topped with a secret ingredient… Lush with homemade flatbread. Ingredients For the dough 250g/9oz plain flour, plus extra for dusting 15g/½oz fresh yeast 2 pinches caster sugar 2 pinches salt 150g/5½oz water, at room temperature 2 tbsp …

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Hot Cross Buns

Makes: 20 buns  Time: 30 Minutes   The trick to perfect hot cross buns is to add a generous amount of fruit and a delicate hand for dough. Ingredients 2 cups whole milk, warmed, divided 1 cup sugar, divided 1 1/2 tbsp active dry yeast 2 cups sultana raisins Approximately 6 cups flour, divided 1 …

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Fruity Tropical Granola

Makes: 1 serving  Time: 25 Minutes   Let this quick and easy Tropical Granola recipe be your ticket out of the chill. Ingredients 3-1/2 cups Large Flake Oats or Quick Oats (uncooked) 1/3 cup coarsely chopped slivered almonds 2 tablespoons finely chopped crystallized ginger (optional) 1/2 cup honey 4 tablespoons (1/2 stick) butter or margarine, melted 1‑1/2 to 2 teaspoons ground ginger 1/4 teaspoon salt 3/4 cup chopped dried …

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Baked Paleo Almond Pancakes with Blueberries

Makes: 6 servings  Time: 40 Minutes   Change up this classic breakfast by making them from almond flour and baking them in the oven. Ingredients 2 cups almond flour 3 large eggs, preferably free-range ½ cup coconut milk 1 large ripe banana ¾ tsp cinnamon ½ tsp baking soda ½ tsp baking powder ½ tsp almond extract (optional) ½ cup chopped walnuts 1 cup blueberries …

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Breakfast Ham and Egg Pies

Makes: 4 servings  Time: 30 Minutes   A good breakfast for your good morning. Ingredients 80g sliced light ham, chopped 4 eggs, at room temperature 1 small tomato, seeds removed, diced 2 tablespoons flat-leaf parsley leaves, chopped 1 tablespoon low-fat ricotta cheese, crumbled (see variation) 1 tablespoon light thickened cream 30g baby spinach, trimmed 4 …

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Sweet Plum Cake

Makes: 4 servings  Time: 1 Hour 20 Minutes   It can be your breakfast, snack, or dessert. Ingredients 1 cup (125g) all purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking powder pinch of salt 8 tablespoons (120g) of unsalted butter at room temperature 3/4 cup (160g) sugar + 1 teaspoons for the end 2 large eggs 10-12 Italian …

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Breakfast Sabich

Makes: 4 servings  Time: 35 Minutes Sabich, a popular Israeli street food, is a pita stuffed with hummus, eggplant, and hard-boiled eggs.  Ingredients 1 small eggplant, stemmed and chopped into bite-sized pieces 1 small red bell pepper, stemmed, seeded, and chopped 3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil Sea salt Freshly ground black pepper 1 small garlic …

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Shakshuka with Hummus

Makes: 4 servings  Time: 35 Minutes Shakshuka is a Middle Eastern dish of eggs poached in a tomato sauce. A sprinkle of fresh cilantro provides a refreshing note to this comforting, savory breakfast. Ingredients ¼ cup extra-virgin olive oil, plus more for drizzling 1 small yellow onion, finely chopped (1 cup) 3 garlic cloves, thinly …

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Bacon French Toast Bake

Makes: 10 servings  Time: 1 Hour 15 Minutes   Let's have a French breakfast for your Christmas morning! Ingredients 1 loaf challah or brioche bread, cut into 1/2-in.-thick slices (about 1 lb.) 6 large eggs 2 c. half-and-half 2 c. grated Gruyere cheese (about 8 oz.) 1/4 c. plus 1 tbsp. maple syrup 1/2 tsp. ground cinnamon 4 slices bacon, chopped Instructions Leave …

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Irish Soda Bread

Makes: 6 servings  Time: 30 Minutes This easy and quick soda bread recipe is for when you want bread in a hurry - it's ready in less than an hour. Ingredients 170g/6oz self-raising wholemeal flour 170g/6oz plain flour ½ tsp salt ½ tsp bicarbonate of soda 290ml/½ pint buttermilk Instructions Preheat the oven to 400F/200C/Gas …

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Crunchy Oat Cereal

Makes: 6 servings  Time: 40 Minutes Tastes great, extremely filling, and very nutritious! Not to mention easy and fast. It's the perfect breakfast. Ingredients 1 1⁄4cups large rolled oats 1 1⁄4cups roughly chopped pecans (you can use almonds or hazelnuts if you prefer, or a mixture) 6 tablespoons maple syrup 6 tablespoons butter (melted) Instructions Preheat oven to 325°F/160°C. Mix all ingredients together and …

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Fluffy American Pancakes

Makes: 12 pancakes Time: 25 Minutes   Fluffy, Fruity, and American!  Ingredients 150g plain flour 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 tablespoon baking powder 1 teaspoon caster sugar 225ml milk 1 egg 1 knob of butter, melted butter or oil for frying Instructions Sift together the flour, salt, baking powder and sugar. Make a well in the …

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Powered-Up Cereal Bowl

Makes: 1 serving  Time: 10 Minutes   This recipe gives your favorite cereal more nutritional clout! Ingredients Your favorite cereal Milk or non-dairy milk Assorted toppings, see directions Instructions Take one portion of your favorite cereal, the lower in sugar and the cleaner the ingredient list, the better. Top with 1–2 tablespoons total of one …

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Shakshuka

This middle Eastern egg dish is a great way to spice up your breakfast or brunch. Enjoy your poached eggs with your choice of bread to dip in the savory sauce. Makes: 2 servings || Takes: 20 Minutes Ingredients 4 eggs 2 tomatoes ½ onions ½ red peppers 2 cups plain tomato Sauce 1 clove garlic …

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Biscuits with Pancetta, Collard Greens, Marbleized Eggs, and Espresso Aioli

A more inventive take on the breakfast sandwich, this decadent recipe cooks the collard greens in pancetta fat. This is a delightful weekend breakfast to be enjoyed on lazy Sundays. Makes: 4 servings || Takes: 50 Minutes - 1 Hour Ingredients For the Buttermilk Biscuits: 5 cups flour 5 tbsp. sugar 2 tbsp. baking powder 1 …

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Red Velvet Crepes with Chocolate Whipped Cream

Impress your valentine with these red velvet crepes. The suitably coloured crepes are filled light, fluffy chocolate whipped cream and topped off with plenty of strawberries. Makes: 8 servings || Takes: 55 Minutes Ingredients RED VELVET CREPES: 1 cup all-purpose flour 1 1/2 tablespoons cocoa powder 2 large eggs at room temperature 3 tablespoons salted butter …

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Brioche French Toast with Brown Sugar-Cranberry Sauce

A perfect start to February 14th, this recipe couples soft, buttery brioche with the delicious tanginess of cranberries. Your loved one will be feeling extra special with this tasty dish. Makes: 6 servings || Takes: 35 Minutes Ingredients CRANBERRY SAUCE: 2 cups fresh or frozen cranberries, thawed and chopped 1/2 cup plus 2 tablespoons packed light …

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Oreo Cookie Pancakes

Pancakes on a Sunday morning just got a whole lot better! Imagine this: the fluffy, deliciousness of pancakes, combined with the crunchy sweetness of your favourite Oreo cookies . . . Breakfast at home will never be the same again. Makes: 8-12 servings || Takes: 1 Hour Ingredients PANCAKES: 9 Crushed Oreos 1/3 cup all-purpose flour …

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