Lunch

Fish and leek pie with caper parsley peas

This is a big family-style pie, but it can easily be pared back to suit one or two. It's a scrumptious way to add some fish to your weekly menu, and the pairing with caper parsley peas makes a well-rounded meal.

New Zealand Woman's Weekly|Jun 17, 2019

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  • Pea, ham and sour cream spirals

    This no-fuss pasta is a hit with kids and can be whipped up super-quick using a handful of common ingredients in just three easy-peasy steps – just cook the pasta and peas, stir it all together and eat!

    Nadia|May 26, 2019

  • Warm pork fillet salad with seared pears and blue cheese

    This incredible salad is so simple to make but looks and tastes gourmet! From prosciutto-wrapped pork fillets to the divine blue cheese and caramelised pear topping, this dish is a guaranteed crowd pleaser.

    Nadia|May 26, 2019

  • Kumara and onion pizza

    This simple, affordable and delicious meal is perfect for a midweek dinner. Whether it's the crispy pita bread, slices of kumara, or the vintage cheddar that tickles your taste buds, these homemade pizzas are a sure crowd pleaser.

    New Zealand Taste|May 14, 2019

  • Chicken katsu with corn and bok choy brown rice salad

    This has been a long-standing favourite meal in My Food Bag’s Family and Classic Bags, and it's so delicious we're willing to bet it will become a favourite in your house too. What kid doesn’t like crumbed chicken?!

    Nadia|May 09, 2019

  • Prawn and ginger noodles for one

    Do your chopping while watching the news and in the ad break, fry it up! These noodles are so quick to cook and delicious to eat, and they suit the “dinner for one” approach as they work best cooked in a single portion.

    New Zealand Woman's Weekly|May 06, 2019

  • Lamb leg steaks with tabbouleh

    This Middle Eastern dish will tickle your taste buds with its zingy and zesty quinoa tabbouleh and delicious lamb leg steaks coated in cumin seeds. It takes less than 30 minutes to make, so it's a win-win!

    Woman's Day (NZ edition)|May 01, 2019

  • Pasta with salmon and minty pea pesto

    On the table in just 25 minutes, this pasta is a scrumptious idea for a quick dinner or lunch. Packed with delicious flakes of salmon and a zingy homemade pea pesto, it’s a simple meal that will blow your mind!

    Woman's Day (NZ edition)|May 01, 2019

  • Caramelised onion, corn and tomato quiche

    Add a delightful splash of colour to the table with this delicious onion, corn and tomato quiche recipe. Perfect for your next picnic or al fresco meal, this recipe is summer at its best!

    Food|Apr 30, 2019

  • 24 easy lunchbox recipes to try with Countdown

    New term, new school lunchbox ideas! Freshen up your kid's lunchboxes with these easy options that are guaranteed to put a smile on their dial and make lunchtimes a breeze!

    Food To Love|Apr 12, 2019

  • Roast kūmara, green bean, corn and feta frittata

    This nourishing dish is perfect as a simple but delicious family dinner. Combining the sweetness of kūmara with the saltiness of feta, and served with homemade tomato relish, Nadia Lim's frittata is always a hit!

    Nadia|Apr 11, 2019

  • Ginger and lemongrass pork

    A quick stir-fry such as this is perfect for health and happiness – it’s full of pingy flavours and will transport your taste buds to Vietnam!

    New Zealand Woman's Weekly|Apr 05, 2019

  • Chicken breast with romesco sauce

    The great thing about chicken breast is that it will soak up whatever flavours you throw at it. Here, it’s coated in balsamic vinegar, pan-fried and drizzled in romesco, the classic Spanish roasted red pepper sauce.

    New Zealand Woman's Weekly|Apr 05, 2019

  • Venetian rice and peas

    From A Year at Hotel Gondola (incidentally about a 50-year-old food writer who heads to Venice, falls in love and grapples to meet her publisher’s deadlines!), this dish is incredible – salty, sweet, soupy and pure comfort.

    New Zealand Woman's Weekly|Apr 01, 2019