Recipes by Di Swann
Comfort food at its best. Enjoy the flavour of homemade lasagne to enjoy with the family any day.
Primavera means 'spring' in Italian, so enjoy the flavours of spring with this delicious pasta. If you can’t get fresh asparagus, sliced beans or sugar snap peas will work just as well.
A tasty and easy to prepare roulade that is delicious served with your favourite tomato chutney and salad.
These Potato and Parmesan Cakes make a great easy meal served with a fresh garden salad.
This delicious recipe is a great base for experimenting with. Pork is delicious, but the recipe will also work well with chicken or beef along with your favourite seasonal vegetables.
A tasty hybrid somewhere between a pizza and a pie – the pastry folds around the filling.
It's not traditional, but it is tasty! Hummus gives pizza a twist – with a tasty Oriental plum sauce to give it extra zing.
This recipe takes the concept of spaghetti on toast and turns it into little pies that little fingers and mouths won’t be able to resist.
Mexican corn muffins − like corn bread, but with a hint of chilli spice.
Why call up for delivery when you can whip up this perfect, high-fibre pizza in next to no time? It’s packed with plenty of traditional pizza ingredients, as well as the zesty tomato flavours of Wattie's Mexican Style Beans.
Take your favourite cuisines, mix them up a bit and WOW! It tastes fantastic! If you like it hotter, substitute the Wattie’s Chilli Beans Mild for Wattie’s Chilli Beans Hot.
Got veggies left over from last night? Here’s the perfect way to use them up in a delicious lunch dish.
All the goodness of beans wrapped into an easy scone dough make this lovely tart. Make ahead of time and simply heat to serve.
The simplest ingredients often make the tastiest dishes, and this flavoursome combo is no exception.
Moussaka is a traditional layered Greek dish. This is an utterly non-traditional Kiwi version – with baked beans and Potato Pom Poms.
We are often asked for recipe ideas using eggplants (aubergines). This Italian-inspired dish is a great vegetarian main meal or an impressive side dish.
Use your scone. A taste of Mexico wrapped up in an easy scone base. Yum!
An easy, delicious meal made of layers of baked potato, red capsicum and creamy sauce.
Souffles are notoriously difficult – and this one is notoriously easy. if that’s called cheating, then so be it!
Here’s a Buck Shelford favourite. Take the time to make the pizza dough, the taste is worth it. But if you really are too busy, the topping is still delicious on a bought pizza base.