FOOD & COCKTAILS, RECIPES

How to post a homemade cake

With Mother’s Day, birthdays and other special occasions in lockdown, a homemade cake is a thoughtful gift to send to a loved one you can’t see in person – and we’re all baking plenty. But how exactly can you post a homemade cake? Waitrose have all the answers… Waitrose Food Editor Alison Oakervee has some […]

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BEVERAGES

Waitrose celebrates International Women’s Day with new wine case

Waitrose Cellar has introduced a limited edition mixed wine case in celebration of International Women’s Day.  Available online now, the case (£53 for 6 bottles or £106 for 12), contains six wines made by women – including the Waitrose Blueprint Provence Rosé and Yalumba Organic Shiraz from Australia.  Xenia Ruscombe-King MW, Waitrose Cellar buyer said: […]

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RECIPES

Easter sweet treats to make at home

Waitrose has our Easter covered with these sweet recipes to try at home Happy Easter Biscuits Ingredients 175g Stork, diced 50g golden caster sugar 50g icing sugar 1 medium Columbian Blacktail Free Range Egg ½ tsp ground mixed spice 300g plain flour, plus extra for rolling Coloured icing and sprinkles, to decorate Method 1. Preheat […]

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RECIPES

Easy no-bake chocolate cake recipes to try

Chocolate cakes you don’t have to bake? Yes please… Choc and Cherry Cake with Shortbread and Ginger This no-bake fridge cake from Waitrose, rich in fruit, nuts and orange-scented chocolate is a real teatime treat. Preparation time : 15 minutes& 2 hours setting time Serves: 10 Ingredients Icing sugar, to dust 2 x 100g bars […]

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GIFT GUIDES

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Waitrose and John Lewis

Even in lockdown there are plenty of ways to celebrate the most romantic day of the year – and Waitrose have all the ideas we need They say more customers than ever have been seeking for ideas for Valentine’s Day as searches on Waitrose.com are up over 100% when compared to last year, and dinner […]

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RECIPES

Pancake recipes because we can’t wait for Shrove Tuesday

Shrove Tuesday is a whole three weeks away (February 16th), but we just can’t wait. Here’s some Waitrose pancake recipes to treat yourself right now Savoury… Sweetcorn & Red Onion Pancakes Ingredients 1 clove garlic, chopped 1 Cooks’ Ingredients Red Chilli, seeded and chopped 50g caster sugar 2 tbsp white wine vinegar 2 essential Waitrose […]

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FOOD & COCKTAILS

Waitrose saves our celebrations with launch of new cakes

Waitrose are launching a selection of new cakes in response to the trend for afternoon tea and an increase in at-home celebrations.  Last year, the popularity of afternoon tea soared as people looked to celebrate special occasions at home, and in the last week alone, searches on Waitrose.com are already up over 1000% versus the […]

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RECIPES

Banana recipes to spice up your lockdown baking

Let’s not fall into the trap of making banana bread over and over. Here’s some unique Waitrose recipes to get creative with the fruit Oaty Banana Muffins with Nutella Ingredients 300g self-raising flour 1 tsp bicarbonate of soda 100g light brown soft sugar 50g porridge oats 2 ripe bananas 284ml carton buttermilk 75g essential Waitrose […]

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RECIPES, VEGAN & CRUELTY-FREE

Recipes to inspire you this Veganuary

Don’t get stuck cooking the same dishes over and over – get creative this Veganuary with these easy recipes from Waitrose To start… Vegan Tomato Soup with Spinach Ravioli ​​Preparation time: 15 minutes, plus coolingCooking time: 45 minutes Serves: 6 Ingredients 2 x 300g packs Waitrose 1 Red Choice Tomatoes, halved 3 medium leeks, trimmed […]

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RECIPES

Perfect pastry recipes for your sweet tooth

Treat yourself this winter with something sweet. Here’s some unique ways to create pastry goodness Mini Pear Strudels (vegetarian) Preparation time: 30 minutesCooking time: 20 minutes Makes: 6 Ingredients 2 Waitrose & Partners Conference Pears, peeled and cut into 1cm cubes 50g raisins 1½ tbsp caster sugar ½ lemon, juice ½ tsp ground cinnamon 3 […]

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RECIPES

Inventive meals for your left-over turkey

Whether it’s a turkey and cranberry sandwich or a classic stir-fry you stick to, we’re always trying to come up with new ways to be inventive with our left-overs on Boxing Day. Here’s some perfect recipes to help Turkey & Black Bean Chilli Bowls Preparation time: 15 minutesCooking time: 20 minutes Ingredients 300g pack British […]

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RECIPES

The perfect three course Christmas Eve meal

Christmas Eve is all about indulging in treats before the big day – so here’s your meal sorted with perfect Waitrose recipes Christmas Smoked Salmon & Creme Fraiche Blinis Preparation time: 10 minutesCooking time: 10 minutes Makes: 20 Ingredients 125g self-raising wholemeal flour Pinch salt 1 medium British Blacktail Free Range Egg, separated 150ml semi-skimmed […]

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