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10 Hearty and Healthy Recipes for the Holidays


The Holidays can be a tempting time to throw resolutions out the window and indulge. Indulging doesn’t always have to ruin your diet; by cooking consciously you can please the family and stay healthy. Here are some of our favourite recipes you can try out this festive season.


1. Chef Ali’s Swahili Biriani

The holidays will not be the same without a plate of biryani or pilau. Here is a step-by-step guide on how to whip up a scrumptious meal for the holidays.


2. Cranberry Balsamic Roasted Chicken

What do you do when you have cranberries and balsamic vinegar?  This recipe allows you take advantage of the delicious combination of cranberries and roast chicken.



3. Lemon Garlic Herb Roasted Potatoes

Is it even the holidays if there are no potatoes in your meal plan?



4. Kaluhi’s Minced Beef and Pork Sausage Lasagna

Want to know how to make lasagna for a casual holiday meal? You can’t go wrong with this deliciously rich meat lasagna recipe that the whole family will love.



5. Roasted Lamb

King of the dinner table, roast lamb reigns supreme for the family Sunday roast.



6. Chef Rafael’s Pan Fried Fish Fillet

Craving for Fish? This is the perfect fish recipe to accompany your Ugali or rice dish.


7. 1 minute chocolate chip cookie

Three glorious words for the kids this holiday: Chocolate, Chip, Cookies!


8. Apple Cinamon Muffins

Whether you want a savoury or sweet treat, these apple muffin recipes are just what your festive season needs. Make a batch—or three—and watch the children scramble to the table.


9. Pumpkin soup

Every season is soup season! You can never go wrong with this healthy and wholesome bowl of pumpkin soup.


 10. Mummy Mocktails

The sun just called and its bringing some mocktails/cocktails.


Bring excitement to your plate with these healthy meal ideas to prep for your family and friends this holiday season. We have curated a comprehensive shopping list that will guide you through the grocery section. 

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