Nan's family recipes

Nan's family recipes
(Recipe Collection)

34 Recipes Created by NAN_LT

Here you will find old family favourites, including traditional recipes given to me by my mother-in-law when I moved to the UK.

Recipes in this Collection

All the veg bolognaise sauce
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All the veg bolognaise sauce

Cookbook creator says: My family loves this. The younger boys like me to make "pizzas" by cutting circles out of bread slices and topping with a spoonful o the sauce plus a bit of grated cheese. Tuck under the grill for 2 minutes to melt the cheese and instant snacks or meals.Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 28.7g | Fat: 16g | Fiber: 7.7g | Protein: 16.4g | Calories: 316
Chilli
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Chilli

I add what ever vegetables I have to the pot when making this chilli. Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 29.4g | Fat: 9.7g | Fiber: 9.2g | Protein: 30.4g | Calories: 325.9
Traditional shepherd's pie
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Traditional shepherd's pie

This traditional English recipe was given to me by my Lincolnshire-reared mother-in-law.Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 63.8g | Fat: 25.1g | Fiber: 8.1g | Protein: 23.2g | Calories: 572.3
Chicken strips with a chipotle in adobo sauce marinade
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Chicken strips with a chipotle in adobo sauce marinade

quick and easy to prepare. Serve with a chipotle mayonnaiseSubmitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 1.1g | Fat: 8.2g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 27.5g | Calories: 194
Traditional Yorkshire pudding
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Traditional Yorkshire pudding

A simple recipe for Yorkshire pudding as taught to me by my Lincolnshire mother-in-law.Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 8.9g | Fat: 7g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 5.9g | Calories: 123.9
chicken, leek, and corn soup
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chicken, leek, and corn soup

a good warmer for cold or rainy daysSubmitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 29.6g | Fat: 5.7g | Fiber: 2.3g | Protein: 28.5g | Calories: 283.2
wholemeal bread
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wholemeal bread

Basic loaf recipe that is easy to make. I substitute different flours for the wholemeal, using the same amount.

This makes 1 large loafSubmitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 23.7g | Fat: 0.6g | Fiber: 2.2g | Protein: 4.1g | Calories: 114
Easy santa fe chicken enchiladas
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Easy santa fe chicken enchiladas

Quick and easy to make, not a lot of fuss. Can be made in advance. Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 28.5g | Fat: 11.3g | Fiber: 4.9g | Protein: 20.2g | Calories: 288.4
Pork steak with onion and mushroom gravy
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Pork steak with onion and mushroom gravy

Submitted by SLEEPYNAN

Carbs: 7.4g | Fat: 24.3g | Fiber: 1.2g | Protein: 97g | Calories: 656.7
Ham and bean soup
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Ham and bean soup

A quick and simple ham and bean recipe that can get food on the table in less than an hour.

The refried beans help to quickly and easily thicken the soup. Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 45.2g | Fat: 6.1g | Fiber: 11.9g | Protein: 28.3g | Calories: 345.8
Savoury cornbread
Incredible! 5.0/5
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Savoury cornbread

Goes nicely with ham and bean soup. I use half the sugar called for in the original recipe. Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 23.2g | Fat: 8.1g | Fiber: 1.4g | Protein: 4.6g | Calories: 184.2
Slow cook beef enchiladas
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Slow cook beef enchiladas

Make this ahead up to wrapping stage and freeze it, or make the day before and let it sit ove rnight to combine flavours.

Would work well in a slow cooker too.Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 59.3g | Fat: 12.1g | Fiber: 5.8g | Protein: 29g | Calories: 457
Easy salmon loaf
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Easy salmon loaf

quick and easy to make

the anchovy and capers add a nice depth to the dish Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 4.5g | Fat: 7.2g | Fiber: 0.5g | Protein: 21.7g | Calories: 175
family meatloaf
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family meatloaf

a family favourite, coarsely chop all the veg in a food processor to hide from finicky kidletsSubmitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 8.4g | Fat: 25g | Fiber: 1.2g | Protein: 19.7g | Calories: 341.2
Spicy butternut squash and chickpea soup
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Spicy butternut squash and chickpea soup

A nice hearty soup for a cold winter's evening. I modify this recipe by cooking up 2 rashers sliced smoked bacon in the pot, cooking the onions down in the fat. Also does nicely with chopped roast gammon added for non-vegetarian winter fare. Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 28.8g | Fat: 1.1g | Fiber: 4.1g | Protein: 4.8g | Calories: 137.2
Pizza, homemade
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Pizza, homemade

Make your own pizza night is very popular in our home. Each person gets to chose their own toppings.Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 54.4g | Fat: 20.9g | Fiber: 3.4g | Protein: 25g | Calories: 507.3
French toast
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French toast

made just the way we like it. Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 26.4g | Fat: 8.4g | Fiber: 1.3g | Protein: 12.2g | Calories: 234
Old English Apple Pie
Very Good 4.5/5
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Old English Apple Pie

More cake than pie, I found this recipe in an old Kansas Cookbook I picked up before moving to the UK. This recipe most resembles a traditional English Eve's pudding. Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 29.1g | Fat: 5.8g | Fiber: 1.3g | Protein: 3.2g | Calories: 175.1
Beef stew
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Beef stew

Cookbook creator says: Substitute any seasonal vegetable for those listed in the recipe.Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 23.2g | Fat: 9.3g | Fiber: 3.4g | Protein: 28.1g | Calories: 287.1
Winter Farmhouse Soup
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Winter Farmhouse Soup

A chunky, minestrone-style main meal soup. Vary vegetables according to what you have on hand.
Use vegetable stock to make a vegetarian meal.Submitted by NAN_LT

Carbs: 30.8g | Fat: 6g | Fiber: 6.3g | Protein: 11.5g | Calories: 218.2
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