Breakfasts

Recipes, cooking tips and ideas for breakfasts and brunches

Chocolate and banana pancakes

Serves: 8 Ingredients 100g plain flour Pinch of salt Zest of 1 lemon 1 medium egg 300ml semi skimmed milk 100g plain chocolate, broken into small pieces Oil for frying 2 bananas, quartered and sliced Rodda’s...

French toast with berries

Ideal for those lazy weekend breakfasts or brunches Serves: 2 Preparation & Cooking time: 10 minutes Ingredients 4 thick slices from a brioche loaf, cut into triangles 2 eggs 120g Rachel's Low...

Top 10 breakfast recipes

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, so make it special with our top 10 breakfast recipes, including delights from celebrity chef Dean Edwards. From healthy breakfast recipes such as banana...

Breakfast sundae

Calories: 177 per portion Serves 2 Ingredients 50g muesli ¼ tsp ground ginger 175g low fat Greek style natural yogurt 2 tbsp orange juice 2 tsp honey 50g raspberries 50g blueberries Method •...

Mini marmalade and poppy seed loaves

Calories: 369 per portion Makes 8 Ingredients 150g butter, softened 150g caster sugar 2 large eggs 100g orange marmalade + 1 tbsp 100g self-raising white flour 75g plain wholemeal flour 1 tsp baking...

Granola pancakes

Calories: 380 (per portion) Serves 4 Ingredients 75g plain flour 50g wholemeal plain flour 1 large egg 350ml semi-skimmed milk 100g granola 2 tbsp rapeseed oil 2 pink grapefruit 2 tbsp honey Method •...

Boiled eggs with cheese soldiers

Calories: 333 (per portion) Serves 2 Ingredients 2 large eggs 25g hard cheese i.e Red Leicester, grated 1 tbsp low fat mayonnaise ½ punnet cress 2 slices wholemeal farmhouse bread, toasted Method •...

Banana and blueberry porridge

Calories: 469 (per portion) Serves 1 Ingredients 50g porridge oats 350ml semi-skimmed milk 1 banana, mashed 75g blueberries Method • Place the oats, milk and banana in a small saucepan and bring...

Breakfast Bruschetta

Calories: 627 (per portion) Serves 4 Ingredients 750g cherry tomatoes 3 tbsp cold pressed rapeseed oil 1 tbsp balsamic vinegar 1 oval rustic loaf, cut into 4 long slices lengthways 300g unsmoked bacon 4...

The full English breakfast

Serves 2 Ingredients 6 asparagus spears, trimmed 1 stem of vine-ripened baby tomatoes, divided into 2 2 portobello mushrooms, sliced 1 small garlic clove, sliced 1½ tsp olive oil 30g (1¼oz)...

Roast pepper, thyme and Davidstow cheese bread

Preparation time: 25 mins + proving time Cooking time: 50-55 mins Makes an 8 roll loaf For the bread: 500g strong white bread flour 1 tsp ‘quick’ dried yeast 1 ½ tsp salt 1 tsp caster...

Celebrity trainer Harley Pasternak's white smoothie breakfast

Smoothie tips ● Be sure to leave the skin on the apple for the fibre boost. ● It's also a good idea to buy a couple of extra bananas, peel them, and throw them in the freezer for future smoothies....

Fay Ripley's delicious lactose-free breakfasts

To inspire us with breakfast  – the first and most important meal of the day – Lactofree have teamed up with Fay Ripley, who most of us know for her role as the long-suffering wife of...

Fay Ripley's wake up raspberry slushy

Makes 1 Fay says: "When I shout "it's slushy for breakfast" there is a stampede, frankly. So wake them up to this fruity, fun favourite of mine. Ingredients 1 pot of Lactofree fruit...

Fay Ripley's chive pancakes with smoked salmon

Ingredients For the pancakes 110g plain flour 2 large free range eggs 200ml Lactofree milk mixed with 75ml water For the filling 2 tbsp chives, chopped A pinch of salt A dollop of Lactofree spreadable...

Fay Ripley's cheesy wild mushrooms on toast

Fay says: "Feel free to get up early and forage bare foot in the forest for some mushrooms or... just buy in a pack from your local supermarket. This tastes luxurious but takes just minutes to cook." Ingredients 1...

Fay Ripley's creamy raspberry bircher muesli

Makes 4-6 servings This healthy breakfast recipe is packed with goodness and sets the whole family up for the busy morning ahead. It keeps really well if covered in the fridge for up to 3 days. Ingredients 200g...



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