Starches

Baked Potatoes

Baked Potatoes Recipe

I love potatoes in every which way they can be prepared, and baked potatoes are no exception. I serve them as a side dish when we have guests, but sometimes when I’m home alone, I’ll eat them as my main dish, since potatoes are quite filling anyway. Whichever way you prefer to have your potatoes, …

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Yellow Rice

Yellow Rice Recipe

It’s amazing how much a bit of color can transform a meal’s presentation. It is very easy to make, you cook it the same way you cook white rice but with a few extra ingredients. Some people also like to add raisins or peas for a nice color contrast.

Wild And Brown Rice Pilaff With Orange, Pine Nuts And Raisins

Wild And Brown Rice Pilaff With Orange, Pine Nuts And Raisins Recipe

If you’re looking to get creative with your brown rice, here is a recipe that our kids have loved since they were little. Brown rice is a healthy alternative to regular white rice, making it perfect for anyone who wants to eat healthy meals. It is also suitable for a weight loss diet.

Spaghetti And Cheese

Spaghetti And Cheese Recipe

When we were little, my mother used to love making spaghetti and cheese for our family. It was one of my favorite meals back then and I still enjoy it a great deal even now. It doesn’t take long to prepare, and it’s quite easy to make too.

Samp

Samp Recipe

I was introduced to samp by one of our friends who had gone to South Africa on a business trip. He brought back a few packets of this delicacy and was kind enough to give us a packet, as well as the recipe, so that we could try it out for ourselves. It is essentially …

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Country Cottage Pie

Country Cottage Pie Recipe

Cottage pie is similar to shepherd’s pie but they differ in that in cottage pie, beef mince is used, and in shepherd’s pie lamb mince is used instead. This a delicious pie that you and your family will love.

Scalloped Potatoes

Scalloped Potatoes Recipe

Scalloped potatoes are a delicious and classy side dish that is simple to make. I highly recommend using starchy potatoes, particularly Yukon Gold potatoes, as they are more tender and the starch will help thicken the sauce. You can serve them with pork or chicken.

Macaroni and Cheese Casserole

Macaroni and Cheese Casserole Recipe

This is going to be the best mac ‘n’ cheese you have ever tasted. It’s very delicious and it’s the ultimate comfort food. The cheese isn’t too overpowering but if you’re someone who prefers a strong cheese flavor (like me), you can go ahead and add some more.

Fried Rice With Egg

Fried Rice With Egg Recipe

This is a quick and simple meal that is easy on the budget. It’s perfect for college students who don’t have time to cook big meals or who want something cheap. Left-over rice can be easily used here.