For all you football fanatics out there you probably don’t need reminding of this, but guess what? The football season is back, and it’s being kickstarted with a championship thriller - Brighton & Hove Albion Vs Nottingham Forest! And, because we’re just too good to you, we have a 25% discount at Sky so you don’t have to miss a single game! This is a perfect excuse to invite your family or friends over for a footie-fuelled shindig. Get the drinks chilling and the crisps out, and get your game face on. Image c/o giphy.com Come on, face it; this will be all you football mad guys & gals at 7.45 Friday night! Now, usually football matches are on at times when you’re going to get a bit peckish, but then you’re going to have a dilemma on your hands: you can’t miss the game but you’re so damn hungry! Well, never fear - I've found you 2 super speedy recipes that you can follow at half time! Genius huh?
1. Meaty BBQ SandwichWhen it comes to a quick fix meal, what better than a killer sandwich? You can use whatever meat you want, beef, pork or chicken work best. Now, you’re probably thinking “how am I going to have time to cook and shred a joint of meat in 15 minutes?” - Just save some leftovers from a Sunday roast or the week prior and put them to good use for your very own epic burger like below.
- ½ cup of shredded meat
- ¼ cup of shredded carrots (optional)
- 2 tablespoons of BBQ sauce
- 2 teaspoons of light ranch dressing
- 1 bun (white, brown, wholemeal, or you could even go the whole hog and have a brioche bun!)
- 1 large lettuce leaf (optional)
2. The Good Old Pasta Bake (V)Come on now, we all love a pasta bake because they taste amazing and are so quick to make. At UNiDAYS we decided the best bake is the old favourite: cheese and tomato.
- Enough pasta for your party
- 1 tin of chopped tomatoes per half bag of pasta
- grated cheese to sprinkle on top
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