25 March 2020

Store Cupboard Recipe Roundup

Store Cupboard Recipe Roundup

In these unprecedented times, we need to remember that however elaborate our cooking could be normally, we can also make delicious meals with very few store cupboard ingredients. Many chefs and bloggers have been posting about their creations and we’ve rounded up a few of our favourites for you.

Sabrina Ghayour, whose forthcoming cookbook, Simply – Sabrina Ghayour, is full of easy everyday dishes, has been showing us how to create delicious meals with very few store cupboard ingredients. The 3 ingredient Bean Patties look so quick and tasty. Follow her on Instagram for updates.

Jack Monroe, whose bestselling Tin Can Cookbook is all about budget meals using store cupboard ingredients, has a daily Twitter feed at 5pm #JackMonroesLockdownLarder where she examines the contents of people’s larders and comes up with delicious meal ideas and cooking tips for them.

For all sorts of Vegan Inspiration, why not take a look at Avant Garde Vegan by Gaz Oakley who recently posted a Youtube video called Quarantine Meals – store cupboard ingredients, where he shares some of his favourite recipes. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vv4DgpaqNlo

We love the sound of the recently compiled collection of recipes by The Kitchen Sanctuary, run by Nicky Corbishley - ‘Store Cupboard Recipes that aren’t boring!”. It includes delicious staples such as Tuna Bake, Sausage Casserole and Make Ahead Spaghetti.

The Happy Foodie has a roundup of all of their store cupboard recipes, including some great links on ‘What to do with…rice/lentils/beans etc’. https://thehappyfoodie.co.uk/articles/all-of-the-store-cupboard-and-self-isolation-recipes-and-resources-you-need

We also have lots of store cupboard recipes in the Steenbergs recipe library including soups, curries and dahls and various blogs to see you through, including: The versatility of Chickpeas and 5 Favourite Pancake Fillings.

We’ll be posting recipes and ideas on our social media pages for using up your store cupboard spices. Do let us know if there’s anything we can help you with…