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Rustic Italian Bean Stew

A rustic Italian bean stew packed full of veggies & flavour! If you fancy giving it an extra kick -simply add a chopped chilli when you're sizzling the onions and garlic!

Ingredients to serve 6:

2 onions, finely diced

3 garlic cloves, crushed

2 celery sticks, finely diced

2 carrots, finely diced

2 sprigs of rosemary

Crunchy Winter Jumble

This is a delicious salad to serve on it’s own or as part of a lovely picky feast! 

Ingredients to serve 4:

1 butternut squash, cut into bite sized chunks
8 stalks of kale
1 red onion, finely sliced
1 avocado, diced
2 tbsp toasted sesame seeds
Red wine vinegar
Sea salt
Freshly ground black pepper
Olive oil

Method:

Fluffy Potato Cakes 

These are pure, delicious comfort food - fluffy in the middle & crispy on the outside! We love them served with a big mixed salad or a chunky salsa.

 

Ingredients to make 4 - 5 potato cakes:

4 or 5 medium sized potatoes, peeled and diced

1/2 a sprout top or a wedge of a savoy cabbage, finely shredded

2 sprigs of thyme, stalks removed

Sea salt

Veggie Noodle Miso Bowl

Nourishing, filling, hydrating, packed with delicious veggies and a tangle of slurp-worthy noodles… this Miso bowl will never fail to re-set, revive and energise! 

 

Ingredients to serve 4:

2 handfuls of mushrooms, sliced

2 tbsp miso paste or 2 sachets of miso granules

2 cloves of garlic, finely sliced

2 thumb size pieces of ginger, sliced into skinny matchsticks

1 green or red chilli, deseeded and finely sliced

1 - 2 handfuls of Tenderstem broccoli

1 leek, finely sliced

The Boxxfresh Bubble

Bubble and squeak is one of life’s great pleasures, it’s totally delicious, feeds a crowd and obviously brilliant for using up any leftovers!

The ingredients for the bubble is all down to you and what you have left over from your Christmas feast - we would suggest a combination of any of the following leftovers:

Leek & Mushroom Soup

Roasting or frying mushrooms until they become a deep golden brown really brings out their incredible flavour which gives this soup its intense natural richness… you wouldn’t believe it wasn’t laden with double cream!

Ingredients to feed 4 for lunch or a light supper:

Harissa Butternut Soup

This is a comforting, warming soup with a fiery harissa kick which goes brilliantly with the sweetness of the butternut squash. We love keeping it warm in a big flask and serving it with rosemary flatbreads as part of a autumn picnic.

 

Serves 4

 

Ingredients:

1 butternut squash

3 white onions, roughly chopped

3 cloves of garlic, roughly chopped

A glug of olive oil

Cauli Caesar & Herby Croutons

A Caesar like no other!
Serves 4

Ingredients:
4 slices of Vegbred or 2 slices of sourdough bread
3 sprigs of fresh rosemary, thyme or both
4 tbsp plant based yogurt
The juice of 1 lemon
1 heaped tsp wholegrain mustard
1 heaped tsp dijon mustard
2 tsp salted capers
2 small glove of garlic, mashed
1 small cauliflower
1 red onion
4 handfuls of spinach leaves
Freshly ground black pepper
Olive oil
 

Butternut Chips Garlicky Green Sauce

Butternut Chips & Garlicky Green Sauce

These butternut chips are a total Boxxfresh favourite... sweet, nutty, cinnamon spiked squash served with garlicky coriander sauce, they're delicious as part of a feast, BBQ side or even by themselves for a light lunch with a crunchy green salad - an absolute treat!!
We love to serve them in the middle of the table for everyone to share.