Freezer meals

Freezer meals

  • 70 Recipes
Kaapse Smoorsnoek with Cauli-Rice

Kaapse Smoorsnoek with Cauli-Rice

Replace one half in freezer and defrost other half overnight. Print PDF. We have taken our traditional Cape Smoorsnoek loved by generations of Kapenaars and given it a bit of a healthy shake-up, with exciting results
Healthy Ice Cream

Healthy Ice Cream

Left over ice cream can be stored in the freezer. 1,5 ripe bananas, cut into thirds and frozen (I always have a large bag of frozen banana pieces in my freezer). 5 cup of ripe strawberries, frozen (wash and chop off the stems before placing them in a bag in the freezer). 1,5 ripe bananas, cut into thirds and frozen (I always have a large bag of frozen banana pieces in my freezer). 5 cup of ripe strawberries, frozen (wash and chop off the stems before placing them in a bag in the freezer)
Spanish Chorizo and Sweet Pepper Rice

Spanish Chorizo and Sweet Pepper Rice

Grow Your Own. with. Wyevale Garden Centres. As Autumn gathers pace and blows in with its crinkly, russet gold leaves, ghostly tendrils of aromatic wood-smoke and soupy mists, I find myself reaching for my cast iron Le Creuset pots and pans more often, which are the handy recipients of comforting stews, fragrant curries and spicy stir-fries
Salmon Fishcakes with Oatcake Crumb

Salmon Fishcakes with Oatcake Crumb

You can make a batch of these fish cakes ahead of time and pop them in the freezer for a hassle-free mid-week family tea, which is what I did when I made them a second time
Chicken and Vegetable Lasagne

Chicken and Vegetable Lasagne

My wonderful mom would cook in bulk and freeze, every time she drove down to visit she would arrive and stock my freezer full of home-cooked meals I could just heat and eat
Moong Dhal and Roti

Moong Dhal and Roti

Lentils, beans and peas are categorised in the legume family because, like all legumes, they grow in pods
Chicken Meatballs with Fresh Pasta

Chicken Meatballs with Fresh Pasta

Sometimes I forget that Handsome is just four years old. I remember when Pretty Girl was that little, I used to spend a lot of time making food that she would and could enjoy
Chicken, Sweet Potato and Leek Casserole

Chicken, Sweet Potato and Leek Casserole

Yes, yes I know I should be making my own stock but I don’t have the freezer space. Maybe one day when I get a chest freezer I will make time to do it myself
Beef Stew with Gremolata

Beef Stew with Gremolata

It made me ever so grateful for my big freezer. Now, I have never planned dinner meals for the week before say 5 pm on the actual night they are needed, so obviously this is not an area of strength for me
Basic Bolognaise Recipe

Basic Bolognaise Recipe

Remember to let mince cool before scooping portions ideal for your family into freezer safe tubs or airtight plastic bags
Boozy Chocolate Sticky Buns

Boozy Chocolate Sticky Buns

I would take them out of the freezer for about an hour until defrosted and blitzed them in the microwave for 10 seconds or so to gently heat through
Mango and vodka ice cream

Mango and vodka ice cream

This mango and vodka ice cream is a must-have for your freezer at all times. Sometimes you need a little somethin’ to relax you after the pressures of a day at the office

Chicken & sweet pepper fajitas

If like me you keep an emergency stash of tortilla wraps in your freezer - there is always a quick meal that can easily be thrown together
Frozen Watermelon Lemonade

Frozen Watermelon Lemonade

This is such a good idea. And what a fantastic way to hang on to the last few weeks of summer with glasses filled to the brim with some Frozen Watermelon Lemonade
Chicken & Chickpea Curry

Chicken & Chickpea Curry

The Chicken & Chickpea Curry recipe I’m sharing this month is an old favourite, I actually made it first for a freezer-meal home economics project in high school
Featured recipe by Therersa Marie

Featured recipe by Therersa Marie

Cool and freeze in freezer bags. Stuffed Peppers, Portabello and Eggplant featured recipe. by Hosted Chef Therersa Marie
TASTY WAYS TO USE UP LEFTOVERS

TASTY WAYS TO USE UP LEFTOVERS

Alternatively, stick it in the freezer for future meals. Roasting a whole chicken is a wonderfully economical way to get a few meals from one
CHOCOLATE SALTED CARAMEL CUPS

CHOCOLATE SALTED CARAMEL CUPS

Return to the freezer a few minutes. Pop in freezer a few mins then store in the fridge. Pop in freezer 5 minutes