30 minute recipes

Steak with sage, brie and balsamic tomatoes


Time to prepare: 10 minutes

Time to cook: 10-15 minutes


Flash-fried lamb strips with seasonal vegetables and cucumber relish

Time to cook: 30 minutes 
1 small cucumber 
100g (4oz) French beans 
1 spring onion 
1 gem lettuce&n

Bacon and Mushroom Risotto

1 onion
4 rashers bacon
50g (2oz) mushrooms
50g (2oz) green beans
1x 5ml spoon (1tsp) oil
75g (2½oz) risotto rice
1 pork stock cube
300ml (½pt) water
1x 5ml spoon (1tsp) grated parmesan
Black pepper

Knife, chopping board, weighing scales, measuring spoon, mixing spoon, measuring jug, and kettle.

Thai beef noodle salad

Bacon cocktail with zingy mustard dressing

Serves: 2
Cooking time: 15 minutes
100g (4oz) dry cured unsmoked streaky bacon rashers
½ iceberg lettuce

The ultimate beefburger

Serves: 4
Cooking time: 30 minutes

Lamb quesadillas

Serves:Lamb quesadillas

Coronation steak, radish and pea salad

Serves: 4
Cooking time: 25 minutes
Cooking times (based on a 2 cm/3/4inch thick steak): 
Rare 2 minutes on each side
Medium 4 minutes on each side
Well Done 6 minutes on each side

Pork and bean salad

Thai pork bites

Serves: 2Thai pork bites

Time to cook: 30 minutes