Winter Warmers

Hearty and comforting dishes for gloomy days.

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  • Serves 6

  • 1 hour 20 minutes

  • 2 pans

  • Proficient

Suitable for dairy-free, gluten-free, vegans and vegetarians

This totally vegan meat free bolognaise is the perfect healthy take on a classic winter warmer

  • Serves 4

  • 30 Minutes

  • 2 pans

  • Proficient

Suitable for dairy-free and vegetarians

A tasty vegetarian take on meatballs and comfort food bliss!

  • Serves 2

  • 20 minutes

  • 2 pans

  • Beginner

Suitable for gluten-free and vegetarians

A wonderfully vibrant, fresh pea and spinach soup, topped with crispy chestnut croutons. Perfect for a light lunch, or a snazzy starter.

  • Serves 2

  • 2.5 hours

  • 2 pans

  • Proficient

A chili with deep flavour and added texture from Merchant Gourmet’s Simply Cooked British Quinoa & Wholegrain Rice served on the side

  • Serves 4

  • 1 hour

  • 3 pans

  • Expert

Suitable for vegetarians

A delicious, vegetarian , weekend showstopper!

  • Serves 2

  • 30 minutes

  • 2 pans

  • Beginner

Suitable for gluten-free and vegetarians

Creamy results with very minimal effort. Vegetarian lentil stew with fresh thyme and mushrooms, served on a bed of polenta for a cosy night in.

  • Serves 2

  • 45 minutes

  • 4 pans

  • Proficient

Warming, spiced lamb cutlets, served on a bed of deliciously aromatic mixed grains. A main course to impress!

  • Serves 2

  • 30 Minutes

  • 1 pan

  • Beginner

Suitable for dairy-free, gluten-free, vegans and vegetarians

Refreshing and filling at the same time, this Japanese broth packs a punch of a flavour.

  • Serves 4

  • 4 hours

  • 3 pans

  • Proficient

Suitable for gluten-free

The perfect stuffing to accompany pork with the added crunch from our Super Seed Mix

  • Serves 6

  • 1 hour 20 minutes

  • 2 pans

  • Proficient

Suitable for dairy-free, gluten-free, vegans and vegetarians

The perfect veggie main for your Christmas lunch, full of flavour with an incredible “meaty” texture made with the addition of chestnuts

  • Serves 4

  • 45 minutes

  • 2 pans

  • Proficient

Suitable for vegetarians

Aromatic, wholesome, veggie and totally delicious. This lentil curry really is a winter warmer winner.

  • Serves 2

  • 30 minutes

  • 1 pan

  • Beginner

Suitable for dairy-free

Incredibly simple, colourful and a real crowd-pleaser. With the Mexican grains ready seasoned and prepared for you, all you’ve got to do is cook the topping!

  • Serves 4

  • 30 minutes

  • 1 pan

  • Beginner

Suitable for dairy-free, vegans and vegetarians

This doesn’t need to be cooked in a tagine but it packs as much punch in terms of flavour and is a lot quicker to cook.

  • Serves 2

  • 2 hours

  • 2 pans

  • Proficient

Suitable for gluten-free

A delicious lamb casserole with lots of deep flavours, served with our Merchant Gourmet Simply Cooked Wholegrain Rice and Seaweed

  • Serves 4

  • 30 minutes

  • 2 pans

  • Proficient

This wonderful winter warmer is the perfect dish to pop the cork on our NEW Simply Cooked Champagne Lentils.