Category Archives: Kitchen

Quick Winter Lunch: Creamy Parsnip Soup

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Quick Winter Lunch: Creamy Parsnip SoupAs the chilly weather settles in, it’s definitely the season to snuggle down with a warm soup. Whether it be a zesty tomato or a hearty chicken broth, we all have a flavour we love most. It may surprise you to hear that soups are fantastic nutritionally, so we’ve enlisted Culinary Expert Joe Resemblance to share with us his go-to Winter soup recipe, perfect for an -on-the-go lunch! Continue reading

Getting to Know: The Hairy Bikers


Hairy Bikers

It’s not just the excitement of Christmas that has Ideal Towers buzzing this week! On Wednesday we’ll be joined by none other than Si King and Dave Myers, more commonly known as the Hairy Bikers. If you’ve lived under a rock for the past couple of years, these two rose to fame as cheeky, fun loving TV chefs. Combining both their love of motorcycles and food, this dynamic duo became famous for putting their quirky spin on culinary classics. Continue reading

Joe’s Quick Kitchen


With chilly days, shorter nights and the sudden urge to indulge in comfort food, winter is the perfect time to get stuck into some new recipes. Tonight we bring you Joe’s Quick Kitchen! Offering you a dollop of recipe inspiration from non-other than our very own Culinary Expert Joe Remblance. From potato dishes to delicious desserts, Joe will be guiding you through this culinary journey with a new recipe each week! Continue reading

The Great Ideal Cake Off

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Summer is the perfect time for baking cakes, experimenting with new recipes and indulging in good food. So what better time to launch The Great Ideal Cake Off?! We have created 11 delicious baking recipes in-house with our amazing Kitchen team along with stunning photography created in-house which will have you reaching into your screen for a taste. Our recipes are designed to satisfy all you keen bakers out there, from beginners to experts. We also have some amazing new baking products coming your way including Cake Boss, Tala and Swan. So keep an eye out online and on our TV channels for our brand new baking shows to keep you inspired throughout the summer and get ready to get your bake on!


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Cooking with the Cake Boss

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If you’re like us you’ll be eagerly awaiting the return of The Great British Bake Off this week, we simply can’t wait to be whisked off into a world of buttery biscuit bases and soggy sponges! Get swept up in culinary inspiration, as the Nation heads into the kitchen- wooden spoon in hand- attempting the delicious recipes they’ve seen the GBBO contestant’s master! Continue reading

Discover Our Summer Recipes

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Get that taste of summer this season and discover our Kitchen Hub recipes! Whether you are entertaining guests in your garden, have planned a romantic picnic just for two or are thirsty for a girl’s night in, we have you covered with our appetising seasonal recipes. Our in-house team will have you cooking up a storm with our unique recipes and tantalising food photography which has just launched on our Kitchen Hub. Not only that but we’ve also got the cooking products to help you make your summer delicious! So whilst you try to resist drooling over our mouth-watering meals, here is a sneak peek of what you can find this summer on our Kitchen Hub.


Peasant’s Gazpacho Soup

Impress your guests this summer with this exotic yet simple to make soup. Keep cool with chopped cucumber and herby ice cubes, with the extra option of sprinkling a handful of crusty croutons to give this dish some crunch! Check out our Kitchen Hub for the full recipe.

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Ice Cream, You Scream

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Ice cream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! Now the wait is over and you and your loved ones can finally have delicious homemade ice cream with the Chef’n Sweet Spot Ice Cream Maker. You can create your own flavours in minutes and experiment in the kitchen. What’s more, it’s electricity free! Get the whole family involved or use this as a great treat at kids’ parties as everyone can prepare their own frozen treat and add tasty toppings. This fantastic and fun bundle has everything you need, including mixing spoons, eating spoons, bowls and even a storage tub which you can write on!


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Let’s do Brunch



Like fashion, culinary trends come and go. One that has stood the test of time has got to be the classic Sunday Brunch. Sure, heading out for that 11am special is always a treat. But throwing a brunch at home can be just as special. We’ve got the know-how, all you need is a decent cup of Joe, pretty cutlery and we’re good to go! Continue reading

Our Buyers’ Top Product Picks

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As part of our #RightRoyalCelebration, we have some incredible prices and of course 90p P&P on absolutely everything, giving you more reasons to celebrate! We also thought we would share our Buyers’ top product picks from each of their categories. These include their favourite made in Britain, British heritage brands and the best of British design products, in order to pay homage to our Queen. These items are available at an amazing value for this very royal event and we want to help celebrate their British roots. “Happy Birthday, our beloved Queen! As a nation we salute you and the following products make us proud to be British.”

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Reasons to love the Tefal 45 in 1 Multicooker

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All through the years, beloved brand Tefal has offered you a range of innovative solutions for your cooking. Now we at Ideal World are proud to present the unbelievable Tefal 45 in 1 Multicooker. We won’t list all 45 reasons to love the Tefal 45 in 1 Multicooker, but here are a few of our favourite functions! See this wonderful kitchen gadget in action at 9pm and 11pm on Monday 6th June.

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