Perfect wine pairings for Spring dishes

Wine pairing

There’s a reason organisations like the Court of Master Sommeliers exist. For most of us, the world of wine pairings doesn’t extend beyond ‘red with meat, white with fish’. After that it’s a case of checking if the label is in a language we understand and hoping for the best!

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Could a meat-free diet lead to longer life?

Meat free diet

There’s been a real sea change in the public view of eating meat. As developing countries start to consume more meat, so many in the developed world are starting to cut back. The reasons are many and varied but boil down to three areas – health, cost and the environment.

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Special food for relaxed romance

Special food for relaxed romance

After unsuccessfully trying to fit into a ‘one-size-fits-all’ hat this winter it got us wondering: is there such a thing as a one-size-fits-all romantic meal?

After a completely unscientific poll of friends and team members, we’ve come up with at least three styles of ‘perfect romantic evening’.

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Winter veg-tastic

Winter veg-tastic

A little while ago, lots of us decided to aim for a meat-light diet. We thought that, for our own health and the health of the planet, we’d eat less meat and more plants. In the summer, this went swimmingly. The table was overflowing with the brightest and freshest produce, from aubergines to tomatoes, courgettes to cucumbers. In winter, it’s easy to lose heart slightly, assuming there’ll be nothing but cabbage soup for three months. Not a bit of it! Winter vegetable dishes can be just as satisfying as their summer cousins.

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What’s coming into season this Autumn

What’s Coming Into Season This Autumn

The days are starting to get shorted and the first signs of Autumn are appearing. But it’s not all doom and gloom! As we move out of the summer season there are loads of tasty delights popping out of the ground to get excited about. Here are our favourites with our super simple kits you can use them with.

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5 Recipes Under 400 Calories

recipes under 400 cals

Eating healthy meals that taste great can always be a struggle – either the portion sizes are tiny or the meal is just lacking in flavour! At SimplyCook we want to change this, eating healthily shouldn’t be so difficult so we have made a list of 5 of our dishes that are all under 400 calories. They are full of taste and will leave you feeling satisfied too!

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Top Dishes for your Valentine

Valentines day dinner

Are you struggling with how to impress your loved one on Valentine’s and need some inspiration? If you are on a mission to impress in the kitchen then we’ve put together our top dishes to share with your better half and keep in their good books for the rest of the year. All of our dishes are super simple to prepare and so no need to slave away in the kitchen!

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