Bangers and Mash is a classic British dish, equally popular in neighbouring Ireland.
This fish pie is absolutely delicious and easy to make, perfect for a family feast or freezing for later.
This creamy curry is a great example of British style Indian curries and quick and easy to cook at home.
This may be a favourite at Christmas as an alternative to turkey, but it tastes equally good all year round.
These delicious barbecue ribs are guaranteed to fall off the bone and melt in your mouth with their delicious flavour.
If you are after a quick, easy and tasty recipe for cooking a few steaks then look no further!
This garlic and herb recipe is quick and easy to cook, a delicious blend of flavors, and guaranteed to create melt in your mouth steak.
Onions help balance the flavour of the liver for a classic British dish.
A popular dessert in Britain, why not teach Thai people a new way to enjoy rice?
Spicy, heathly one-pot chicken dish which takes influence from various cuisines.
This delicious creamy Salmon is cooked with Thai flavours and guaranteed to impress.
A delicious creamy chicken pasta that you are sure to make again.
Switch your Friday cod and chips to a healthy, spicy version instead
This traditional dry cured pork shoulder is made from just the coppa muscle of the whole shoulder.
Easy make ahead recipe to cook up on a quiet weekend, any leftovers will freeze well.
A quick cook dish that takes simple tuna pasta to a whole new level.
Bresaola is a Northern Italian specialty air-dried beef, also known as Viande des Grisons in Switzerland.
Tender pork and a depth of flavours really bring this dish together.
Handsfree cooking makes a slow cooker the perfect tool for this chili.
Cure delicious smoked salmon in your home fridge with this easy recipe.
Spicy and flavoursome meatballs in a cheese and tomato sauce
Making Salami sounds difficult, but with the right equipment it is actually easy to do at home. This recipe explores making a Spanish style Chorizo using UMAi Dry bags and your home fridge.
The garlic brings out the flavour in these quick and easy meatballs.
Full of flavours, portion sized and easy to cook in the oven or bbq. Mature cheddar cheese with add great depth to the taste but feel free to swap with whatever you have on hand. This works equally well with minced pork too.
Making your own cured meats at home is easier than you might think and worth the wait. A little space in your fridge and some dry aging bags are all you need for a delicious pancetta.
Crispy fried shrimps cooked without oil, in an air-fryer.
Delicious and tender beef that everyone will enjoy
We think everything tastes better with bacon and this recipe supports that theory.A healthy blend of lean chicken and spinach, wrapped up in a crispy bacon blanket. Delicious!
Quick and simple citrus marinade helps bring these chicken thighs to life.
A western take on a dish often found in Thailand, this will be enjoyed by all nationalities. Using a pre-cooked bbq chicken cuts the cooking time down and adds to the flavour.
A familiar dish in an unfamiliar style, this Indian inspired soup will have you coming back for more.
If you love smoked salmon (who doesn't!) then these wraps offer a great way to enjoy it.
Carne Asada means "Grilled meat" in Spanish and this dish combines perfectly grilled beef with a rich and tasty marinade.Serve as a main dish, a side or a filling for tacos.
This is a tasty appetiser that will be sure to impress at any special occasions.
Restaurant quality pork chops can be preapared at home with minimal effort following this recipe.
The wonderful taste of hot smoked salmon pairs well with this creamy pasta to make a dish that will have you going back for more.
East meets west in this fusion dish, mixing a Thai style spicy salad with hot smoked salmon.
Chinese five spice mix combines sweet, sour, bitter, salty, and spicy - something many Thai foods also achieve.This adds a great flavour to this chicken dish, which is as simple to cook as placing one pan in the oven
Bacon & Chicken breasts combine to create a flavourful delight.For an added twist try swapping out the chicken breast with a ready cooked smoked chicken breast.
Fish & Chips, probably the most British of British meals. This recipe follows the classic and traditional style.While Cod is the most commonly used fish, other varieties can work well too, so feel free to experiment with what you have available. Cream Dory can be a good low cost option.
These pork chops are taken to the next level with a cheesy and spicy crust adding a whole depth of flavour.Air fryer cooking means quick, easy and less oil, a win all round!
A lovely blend of sweet, savoury and sticky comes togther really well to make this dish shine.
Recreate the classic flat pack furniture dish at home. Best eaten at an already assembled dining table.
This recipe goes "in bianco" with a white sauce containing wine, garlic, lemon and red pepper.An impressive restaurant quality dish that you can cook easily yourself at home.
Juicy and tender barbecued beef with a great blend of Asian flavours makes bulgogi a real crowd pleaser.For best results cook on charcoal a bbq for a true smokey flavour, but you can also cook in a pan. Using a well seasoned cast iron skillet and cooking in small batches can maximise smoke flavour when cooking in a pan.
Put effort into caramelising the onions, plus use the best available beef broth to get the best out of this recipe.
An infusion of tropical flavours make this fish stew a favourite dish. This proves populare with both locals and expats in Thailand, with many of the ingredients shared with Thai cuisine.
A different and delicious way to enjoy a fried breakfast. Perfect for breakfast, lunch or dinner, even on the go!
Give your leftover turkey a fresh life with these easy to cook dish. Great served with pasta, rice or mashed potatoes.
Brussels Sprouts don't just need to be for Christmas. This recipe works great all year round, plus it's a great way to finish off any extras you have leftover after Christmas.
Great as a Christmas specialty, or just as good all year round.
This is an impressive seafood dish that is quick and easy to prepare, ready to enjoy in around 30 minutes.
Ignore the first impression and give this a try!The savoury, salty flavour of marmite combines well with the pasta for a rich and flavourful combination. For a little more substance try adding a little minced beef into the mix.Of course with this dish though, people will love it or hate it, there is no middle ground with marmite!
This is the perfect breakfast to kick start the day and use up whatever leftover vegetables you have handy.If you are in a rush you can also skip the poached egg, instead mixing the egg and diced ham into the mixed vegetables before frying, creating an all in one bubble and squeak breakfast patty.
Not sure whether to eat Indian or Italian? Why not both!This quick and easy pizza recipe removes the need to worry about pizza dough or bases and can be prepped and cooked in minutes.Most Naan breads should be a suitable size for one person so can put together for yourself or let everyone choose their own toppings for a group. Add any other pizza toppings to your taste, but avoid raw and uncured meats due to the short cooking time.
This is a tasty dish that almost everyone will enjoy. Vegetarian and kid friendly makes it a good choice to keep on standby for the family or guests.
A quick, simple and tasty version of Thai Drunken noodles. Add more or less chilli flakes to suit your spice tolerance. Extra spicy will help drive away a changover!
This is a versatile meatloaf recipe which can be served up hot or cold.Pair with roast vegetables, salad or freshly baked bread depending on the meal.
Toasties might be one of the simplest forms of cooking, but there is no need for them to be boring!Today we make a wonderful cheese & ham toastie, full of top quality European ingredients and a great melt of flavour.
A Japanese style that has grown hugely popular around the world. The sweet, sticky and tangy sauce pairs well with the salmon for a tasty Asian dish full of Asian inspired flavours.
This Chicken Parmesan is an amazing cheesey, tomato combination with crispy chicken on linguine or your preferred pasta. If you like your chicken extra crispy dip in an egg wash and coat in breadcrumbs before frying.
This week we look at the Spansh method of Khao Pad Goong, which comes out very different (but equally tasty) to it's Thai cousin.Fresh prawns and vegetables will give this dish a great flavour, with the fry plus bake method really infusing the different elements.
A healthy, low fat greek style casserole dish that uses a blend of herbs and vegetables to deliver outstanding flavours. A little similar to a lasagne with aubergines instead of pasta.
Gravalax is a Scandinavian method of preparing raw salmon, with similarities to smoked salmon just without the smoke. Raw salmon is cured with salt, sugar and dill, resulting in delicious flavours that can serve as an appetizer or centerpiece in a meal.
Grilled chicken breast is served with a flavourful gazpacho soup to give a wonderful blend of taste and texture. This makes a very healthy dish that you will be happy to eat again and again.
An adaptation of the French ratatouille, this dish adds pasta to make a wholesome vegetarian meal overflowing with flavour. Eggplant, zucchini and bell peppers really bring this dish to life. For a meaty version add in some thinly sliced slivers of smoked ham. Serve with a sprinkling of freshly ground black pepper and parmesan cheese.
A creamy version of mashed potatoes that originated in Ireland as early as the 1700's. Colcannon is traditionally eaten on Halloween in Ireland, where trinkets will be cooked with it and the item in your serving predicting your fortune!
Today we prepare an upgraded take on the humble hotdog. The meaty bratwurst pairs perfectly with the tangy sauteed onions, great for a light snack or a bbq with friends.
Full of flavour while still quick and simple to prepare makes this a great recipe to keep handy for a weekday evening. The tarragon and orange give the chicken a nice tangy taste. Serve with a side of boiled potatoes, or throw some chopped veg into the pan while cooking for an easy single pan meal.
These are similar in approach to roast potatoes, but a different and equally great result. The potatoes end up moist, tender and full of flavour, pairing nicely with anything from roast beef to pork chops. Alternatively turn them into a meal on their own by mixing in some shredded meat and a sprinkle of cheese on top.
Pesto is surprisingly easy to make and lets you tailor the recipe to your personal tastes. So next time you are looking to have pasta with pesto, why not grab the raw ingredients rather than a supermarket jar?
Quick and simple way to whip up a tasty pasta dish. Try to use good quality fresh tomatoes for the best taste, but tinned will work if all you have available. Try fresh rather than dried pasta for an enhanced experience.
A delicious, wholesome and healthy meal that is easy to make, with majority of the cooking time being hands off simmering.Great for a cold evening (occasionally get them in Thailand!), St Paddy's day or any day ending with a "Y".
Thailand is not a country known for its breads and much of what is available in most stores is mediocre at best.But that doesn't mean you have to miss out, baking bread at home is quick and easy once you get the hang of it.So why not give this french baguette recipe a try?
Originally from Russia, beef stroganoff has grown popular around the world for its creamy, meaty flavours.Cooking time is just over an hour but the bulk of that is simmering (while you test the wine you just opened) so fairly simple and hands off. Best served over rice, noodles or pasta, although anything that soaks up the flavour of the sauce will work well.
Thin slices of potatoes cooked in a rich and creamy cheese sauce until beautifully tender. This can be a meal on its own or also pairs well with a roast pork.A few minutes prep and then let the oven do the work, just the way that cooking should be!
Chicken, ham and cheese make this French classic a wonderful blend of taste & texture. The creamy wine sauce on top helps make the recipe pop.
Soda bread is an alternative to using yeast as a rising agent when baking bread, which is also much quicker to make. Baking soda reacts with the buttermilk during baking, creating bubbles of carbon dioxide which make the bread rise. This method means that you can skip both kneading and proofing the bread.
Eggs Benedict is both a simple and sophisticated breakfast. Just 4 core ingredients, but cooked and presented in a manner that feels at home in cafes and fine dining alike.Poaching the eggs is the trickiest part for most home chefs, but something you can easily get the hang of and made easier with a few simple tricks.Experiment with some complimentary ingredients to add your personal touch and bring some extra magic to the flavours.
Crunchy, tasty pork scratchings are a great snack and perfect with a cold beer or cider. Although you can find these in Thailand from many small shops and street sellers, there are also easy enough to make your own.You can often buy the rind on its own if you speak to your local market seller or supermarket butcher. Alternatively buy a whole skin on roast or belly and turn the rest of the meat into another dish.
Burgers can range from simple to amazing, depending how much effort you want to put in. Ready made patties save a lot of effort, but mixing and shaping yourself is still quick and easy, letting you tailor to your own tastes.Today's recipe goes to the extreme with an oxtail topping, burger sauce and gravy all made from scratch. This beats any fast food burgers and will rival and quality restaurants known for their burgers.
Gammon Cooked in Scrumpy Cider with Waldorf Salad and Apple SyrupThis is a great combination to go alongside one of our small gammon joints, with the flavours complementing each other perfectly.For best results wash down with an extra can or 2 of your favourite cider.
Fish and chips is one of the most common dishes that spring to mind when mentioning English food. Cod and haddock are the most common fish but many other varieties will work just as well. Available every day but sales traditionally peak on Friday/Fryday when families across the nation grab a takeaway or pub special. This recipe covers preparing everything from scratch but you save effort if preferred by grabbing premade chips, mushy peas, tartare and mayonnaise.
Minced beef & vegetables covered with a layer of mashed potato, cottage pie is both a healthy and tasty meal, easy to cook for the whole family. While we also sell these in single servings, it is best cooked and presented in a large casserole dish, with a table full of friends and a few bottles of wine.
Few dishes are so simple, tasty and British as Bangers and mash.With as little as 2 ingredients it is almost as simple to make as beans on toast or a bowl of cereal, but can be spruced up too with a little effort. This recipe is a step up with some tasty apple flavoured mash potatoes.
The adventurous bliss of living in Thailand is that you can enjoy all the world-renowned dishes. Ex-pats arriving in Thailand, the Land of Smiles, hunt around the streets to savor their tummy with aromatic and healthy culinary delights.
Lancashire hotpot is simple to cook, full of flavour and healthy.
A Fry-day favourite for when you want to splash out on something a little more special than cod & chips.With an abundance of fresh, tasty and larger sized prawns in Thailand you can easily take this dish to a whole new level. Choose the freshest prawns you can find from today's catch at the seafood market
This recipe is a perfect blend of healthy, tasty and elegance, which is just as easy to knock up as a quick dish or for a special occasion.For the ideal experience use the best quality fresh ingredients, but don't be afraid to use frozen prawns or dried parsley if that's all you have.
If you are looking to make lasagne but don't have a suitable size or shape baking dish then this recipe is for you!A twist on the traditional format, instead we make mini rolls of lasagne with the same great taste.
There are few easier ways of cooking than using a slow cooker, yet the results can be amazing.This wonderful roast uses cheaper cuts of beef, but slow cooked they will be fall apart tender.
Baby back ribs are a popular favourite and this tasty recipe is sure to go down well.Combining the flavourful dry rub with juicy, sticky glaze makes for a finger licking good combination.
A meaty twist on the classic dish with tomatoes substituted for steak. A steak makes any meal better, right?
These mini cheesy, meaty bites are simple to throw together with a tasty punch.
Macaroni Cheese is a popular classic, having served as a staple dish at home for many people in their childhood.
This is a dish worthy of a 5 star restaurant, yet easy to put together in 5-10 minutes without breaking the bank.
This is a quick and easy Steak meal that can be cooked in 25 mins, yet only needs about 10 minutes of effort.Perfect for a quiet night at home when you fancy a bit of luxury without the expense of a restaurant.Grab a nice bottle of wine to wash it down with to make the meal complete.
While there is nothing wrong with a plain sausage sandwich, when you have the time to spare it can be nice to spice it up a little. These sausage, pepper & onion rolls fuse the flavours perfectly, adding a touch of class to the humble sausage.
Turkey sandwiches can get a little repetitive after boxing day so this twist on a cottage pie is a great way to use up the leftovers in one quick go that can even be frozen and saved for later.You need to get a little creative, review what leftovers you have and swap and change as you see fit. A mix of mince, turkey, stuffing and pigs in blankets works great if you haven't already finished them all.Any leftover veg can be mixed in to replace the listed ingredients and leftover mash will save having to make any more.
Nothing beats a good spoonful of brandy butter on top of your Mince pies or Christmas Pudding. Luckily this is very quick and easy to make.Thai regency brandy works well and is very affordable, or splash out and treat yourself to an imported bottle, after all it is Christmas.
This dish makes a great centerpiece for any special event, both visually impressive plus packed full of texture and flavour.
This Christmas why not try this delightful twist on the classic roast turkey.
It's not Christmas without brussels sprouts, but that doesn't mean you need to cook them the same way each year.These bacon wrapped skewers give a wonderful twist with an added mix of flavour and texture.
Eggs benedict is a great way to enjoy your morning eggs, worthy of a 5-star restaurant but also something you can whip up at home. If you are pushed for time you can also cheat a little with our hollandaise packet sauce mix.
Jalapeno poppers are a delicious spicy snack that make a great finger food for any BBQ, party or other event. These will go down equally well with Thai's or foreigners and you can adapt to suit your tastes. Prik Yuak or Prik Noom (the larger style of Thai chilli's) will work well for a local twist and using Dry Cured Maple smoked bacon will take these to a whole new level.
Try this easy 1 pot dish as a different way to enjoy the delicious sausages available at BritiShop. Slowly cooked in a juicy tomato sauce brings out the flavours perfectly, making this meal greater than the sum of its parts. Add a glass of white wine and a slice of fresh bread to mop up the juices and enjoy!
This dish is surprisingly quick and easy to cook with an amazing outcome which goes down well with everyone we have shared it with.
Looking for ways to excite your loved ones? Try introducing them to great British food.
Cheese & Pickle is so simple, yet such a great combination that it has become a British classic available in pubs and cafes up and down the country.
Give this lovely pasta recipe a try for a change which is sure to be popular with all the family.
If you are after steak but need to eat on the go then a sandwich is the perfect vessel. This steak and onion combo works great, but we also like to mix it up and add whichever extra fresh vegetables we have on hand.
These pork and apple sausage rolls come out beautifully and can be prepared and cooked in under an hour. For best results enjoy one hot and fresh from the oven, but they also taste equally good cold.
A wonderful centerpiece for a roast dinner or special occasion. Beef wellington combines a tender and juicy fillet, with a coating of mushroom duxelles and puff pastry. A little effort is required in preparation but once ready is simple to cook and serv
Sausages cooked in a giant yorkshire pudding are the core of this classic British dish.
When you're in the mood to prepare some beef for dinner, it may be challenging to choose the right cut from the various options in the grocery store.
Perfect as a snack, a side or even a small meal, scotch eggs are a great multipurpose comfort food.
Spaghetti Carbonara is a dish that is so tasty and surprisingly easy to cook once you have the hang of it.
Tenderloin steak, perfection on a plate. This garlic and herb recipe is quick and easy to cook, a delicious blend of flavours and guaranteed to create melt in your mouth steak.
Are you in the mood for some delicious food without the hassle of leaving your home?
This recipe creates a delicious meaty, sauce that everyone will love.
Next to no carbs, plenty of protein and a tasty healthier meal could not be found for a red-blooded meat eater.
A full English breakfast, surprisingly, does not conform to a standard list of ingredients. There are certain must haves but also seasonal and geographic variations are abundant.
Sure you can buy barbecue sauce in a bottle, but where is the fun in that?
Want something fast, simple, and delicious? It is possible with these simple, but crazy recipes that you can cook at home.
This delicious steak stir fry is easy to cook and although this recipe follows a Chinese style, you will also find similar in other Asian cuisines.
This recipe cooks the lamb long and slow creating a a delicious roast that melts in your mouth.
Added bacon gives this classic dish a wonderful twist, proving that bacon can improve virtually anything!