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Meet your new dinner winner – it’s quick and Thai flavored. For a delicious change, try serving this beef dish in a crispy iceberg lettuce leaf. Click here for the recipe.
2. cottage pie
Bring a little country into your kitchen with this flavorful take on a classic. Parsnips are a classic winter vegetable and play a starring role in this hearty meal. Click here for the recipe.
3. Pork Penne Bolognese Sauce
The family must-have. It’s cheap and easy, here we throw everything, including the pasta, into a big pot! Click here for the recipe.
4. Gluten Free Mediterranean Stuffed Peppers
With the addition of ground beef, this recipe keeps the cost down per serving, making it a great lunch to pack for work or a quick and easy midweek dinner. Click here for the recipe.
5. The best spaghetti bolognese
We should all send a thank you card to the city of Bologna, Italy, for this glorious pasta sauce made with ground beef and pork. Click here for the recipe.
6. Chilli con carne
Give your dinner a boost and lift a classic dish out of the doldrums – all this easy recipe needs is a splash of spicy flavor and a packet of ground meat. Click here for the recipe.
seven. Baked beef meatballs with fresh tomato sauce
Short on time ? This easy-to-prepare beef meatball dish is infused with flavor and goes directly in the oven. Although it is hearty enough for a main dish, you can serve it as a side dish or pair it with handmade pasta for a more traditional meal. Click here for the recipe.
8. Flatbreads with herbs and ground lamb
Family dinner is a never-ending challenge and sometimes that just means using what you have in the fridge and cupboard. With just a little ground lamb, vegetables and flatbreads, this is a meal the whole family will love, even the kids! Click here for the recipe.
9. Meatball and risoni
A hearty casserole for the whole family, this meatball and risoni is a one-pot wonder. A guaranteed pleasure for every day of the week. Click here for the recipe.
ten. Beef and Bean Nachos
Arriba arriba! Put Mexican on the menu tonight. Dine in style with this easy bean and ground beef nacho dish for one. Who said meals for one were boring? Click here for the recipe.
11. Potatoes wrapped in cottage pie
A wonderful mix of two recipes, baked potatoes and meat pie. Simply remove your potatoes, fill them with a classic ground beef mixture, top with creamy mashed potatoes and bake. Click here for the recipe.
12. Slow Cooker Bolognese
A new twist on every family’s favorite Italian dish simmered to perfection. Click here for the recipe.
13. Moroccan beef pie
A hearty pie with bags of flavor. Serve hot and sprinkle with dukkah for extra crunch! Click here for the recipe.
14. Rice and Beef Enchiladas
With rich Mexican flavors and lots of veggies, these stuffed tortilla rolls are a quick and easy way to be a little sassy for the main event. Click here for the recipe.
15. Gluten Free Beef and Garlic Bread Lasagna
An Italian dish without the pasta. Yes, you read that right ! Your gluten-free nonna will love it. To promise! Click here for the recipe.
16. Cheese Taco Pasta
An Italian classic with a cheesy Mexican flavor. Serve with salsa for a complete Mexican feast! Click here for the recipe.
17. sausage rolls
Why venture to the stores when you can whip up a dynamite version of this classic right at home? So easy! Click here for the recipe.
18. Pork and Beef Meatloaf with Halloumi
Double the added meats and nuts, this meatloaf goes great with a light spring salad. Click here for the recipe.
19. Tex-Mex cottage pie
The pie the whole family will love. Garnish with cilantro and serve with sour cream, salsa, guacamole, lime wedges and extra tortilla chips. Click here for the recipe.
20. Chicken balls with sesame and roasted nori
Give tender ground chicken balls a Japanese twist with a drizzle of Kewpie Mayonnaise and a sprinkle of seaweed. Yum! Click here for the recipe.
21. Spicy Lamb and Eggplant Spiral Pie
You won’t be able to resist the urge to dip chunks of this puff pastry in Greek yogurt in this Middle Eastern-inspired delight. Click here for the recipe.
22. Spaghetti with chicken, bacon, peas and mint
Twirl delicate nests of thin angel hair spaghetti in a minced chicken and bacon sauce bursting with flavor – thanks to the mint, Parmesan cheese and chilli. Click here for the recipe.
23. Greek sausages in a tray
These homemade lamb sausages use all the best mouth-watering Mediterranean flavors and are cooked on a bed of rich tomato sauce. Prepare them in less than 30 minutes and while they roast, prepare a refreshing green salad to serve on the side. Click here for the recipe.
24. Mexican tortillas with chicken
25. Pork and chorizo orecchiette with mozzarella and chili flakes
Did someone say chorizo pasta? This quick orecchiette recipe will give classic spaghetti bolognese a hard time. It’s not only quick and easy to make, but the star ingredient of ground pork helps keep this midweek dinner in an affordable price range. Click here for the recipe.
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