Potato and onion bake

Potato Onion Bake by Yummy Calories

This potato bake recipe was originally published 6 years ago but I have recently updated it. After my husband served it at an Australia Day party we had hosted, I was hooked. He did such a great job that this became my favourite potato bake. He told me that the secret ingredient was French onion … Continue reading Potato and onion bake

Slow roasted Moroccan lamb shoulder

Moroccan slow roasted lamb recipe by Yummy Calories

This slow roasted lamb recipe is an adaptation of an Australian Women's Weekly recipe (i.e. more Moroccan spices) from 7 years ago. It was very well received and for a period of time, I cooked it quite often. Then I got tired of it and hadn't cooked it in at least 5 years. Suddenly, out … Continue reading Slow roasted Moroccan lamb shoulder

Caramelised onion chicken (384 calories per serve)

My mom used to cook this a lot when I was young and I think it's partly because it's so simple and easy to make. There weren't too many ingredients and it tasted so good all the time. It was really hard to mess up. This dish really tastes best if you fry the onions … Continue reading Caramelised onion chicken (384 calories per serve)

Beetroot and feta yoghurt salad

I couldn't imagine anything worse than a beetroot salad. Beetroot used to be the last choice in terms of vegetables that I would choose at a salad bar. However, all of that changed when I got pregnant. I just couldn't get enough of this sweet vegetable. Then my uncle, Henry, invited us over to dinner … Continue reading Beetroot and feta yoghurt salad

Saucy Meatballs with Lentils and Carrots (420 calories per serve)

I haven't had lentils in a while and sometimes I just get that craving. They are so yummy and filling and yet don't have as many calories as rice or potatoes. So here's a simple recipe that is sure to leave you feeling full and satisfied. Serves 4 Prep time 10 mins Cook time 45 … Continue reading Saucy Meatballs with Lentils and Carrots (420 calories per serve)

One-Pot Chicken Maryland (410 calories per serve)

I had some guests over for dinner and I wanted something that was easy to make and can cook relatively unattended while I clean up the rest of the house. I also wanted something that had wine in it because I would probably be the only one drinking and I didn't want to drink an … Continue reading One-Pot Chicken Maryland (410 calories per serve)