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Spinach pesto

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Spinach pesto

With the winter weather limiting our variety of produce, sometimes you need to switch things up a bit! Try making this home made pesto and add it to your pasta, chicken or roast potatoes. My favourite all time use of pesto was on a cut open baked potato with mozzarella melted on top. yum.  Combine in a blender:  A bunch of spinach (washed)  a handful of pistachios half an avocado A squeeze of lemon 2 tsp of plain yoghurt Seasoning Blend until it is a smooth green consistency, this can take a while but just keep pushing the mixture together...

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Chicken, cavolo and squash gnocchi

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Chicken, cavolo and squash gnocchi

Serves 3-4 Ingredients 500g chicken breastOnionHandful of cavolo nero2-3 carrotsHalf a squash (cut into chunks)350g gnocchi 300g Bolognese sauce or chopped tomatoes and a stock cube - stock cube not needed if tomato sauce.  Cook the onion and chicken in a large pan then add the squash Add the chopped carrots and allow to soften slightly Add the gnocchi and brown a little Add the chopped tomatoes or sauce of choice and stir well, leave to simmer.  Add the cavolo when the squash starts to soften and continue to cook until your preference of kale softness is reached (some like it crunchy!)  Serve with grated...

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