Better bird-feeding

Better bird-feeding

With winter closing in, the RSPB has shared its top tips on how best to help your garden birds through the winter Birds have benefited from the mild autumn, says the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds, but will start to struggle as natural resources dwindle and shorter days leave them less time for foraging – so they will…
LENTIL BURGER WITH RED ONION

LENTIL BURGER WITH RED ONION

A delicious and light vegetarian burger,perfect for enjoying al fresco.  It is really simple to make as you throw all the ingredients in a food processor. No chopping required! SERVES 8 | Preparation time: 30 minutes | Cooking time: 30 minutes • 125g/4.5oz red lentils • 1 large red onion • 1 egg • 1 tbsp tomato paste • 1…
BEET BURGER

BEET BURGER

Crispy on the outside, yummy and smoky flavoured on the inside, this recipe has everything you want from a burger.  Serve it with potato wedges or a big salad for a lighter meal. MAKES 6 PATTIES Preparation time: 35 minutes | Cooking time: 30 minutes • 2 large beetroots (about 350g/12oz) • 1 large onion • 100g/3oz green lentils, cooked…
Carrot & Coriander Soup

Carrot & Coriander Soup

A classic way to use up some of your seasonal carrots. Enjoy the fresh taste of this easy soup. SERVES 4 Preparation time: 10 minutes Cooking time: 20 minutes • 1 tbsp olive oil • 1 large onion, chopped • 2 tsp ground coriander • 1 potato, peeled and diced • 50g (2oz) red lentils • 450g (15oz) carrots, peeled…