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Eid Mubarak with Afelia’s Date Coconut & Hellmann’s Mayonnaise Cake

INGREDIENTS For cake: 200g (approx. 1 measuring cup) Hellmann’s Real Squeezy Mayonnaise* 6 Medjool dates, pitted 200ml water 1 tsp bicarbonate of soda 260g (approx. 2 measuring cups) self- raising flour 60g desiccated coconut + extra for decorating 1 tsp baking powder 120g dark brown sugar 2 tsp vanilla flavouring 2 tbsp milk (optional) For […]


Afelia’s Halal Smoked Paprika Chicken Mayo Pockets

INGREDIENTSTo marinate chicken: 2 heaped tbsp Hellmann’s Real Squeezy Mayonnaise* 1 level tsp salt 600g halal chicken breast, cut into 1cm cubes 1 tsp smoked paprika 1 tsp garlic powder 1/2 tsp chilli powder 1/2 tsp black pepper 1/2 tsp cumin powder To assemble: 1 cup Hellmann’s Real Squeezy Mayonnaise* 1 tbsp mango chutney 1 […]


Saliha Cook’s Persian Salad Olivieh

Saliha Mahmood-Ahmed is a British cook and winner of the BBC’s MasterChef competition in 2017. You probably remember her amazing final dishes created for John Torode and Gregg Wallace which included her Venison Shami Kebab with cashew and coriander green chutney, chana daal and a juicy kachumber salad. With that kick starter, her main included […]


ASDA’s Aisles are Ready for Eid

It’s time once more to say goodbye to the season of fasting and prepare for the days of festive feasting…Eid is just around the corner! As always, ASDA is here to help you get ready for the celebration. ASDA’s aisles are all decked up with Eid delights, so stop by your local ASDA store and […]



My relationship with aubergines is nothing short of a full-blown love affair. They are a complete textural delight and are the most incredible sponge for flavour. I adore this dish – it makes an incredible vegetarian main course or starter. The combination of aubergine, sweet pomegranate molasses and chilli heat is so pleasing against the flaky butter-enriched puff pastry.   SERVES 4   […]


A Muslims Guide To Fasting

Ever wonder why many of our plans fail? Well, aside from setting unrealistic goals, the common mistake many of us make is failing to prepare. With Ramadhan being a month filled with significance, joy, hardship and rectification, it’s befitting that we prepare ourselves in as many ways as possible. Preparing mentally, physically and spiritually will […]


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