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1:00 AM 30th March 2024

Bank Holiday Entertaining With Charlie & Ivy's Dressings

Enhance your dishes with Charlie & Ivy's delicious dressings that are made in Yorkshire and enjoyed nationwide.

Drizzle on as a salad dressing or use as a marinade. Each dressing has its perfect food pairing, whether that's their ever-popular Lemon & Poppy Seed Dressing, which is amazing when teamed with chicken or fresh prawns, or the Smoked Chilli Dressing which is a game changer when stirred through a chilli or bolognaise sauce.

Reasons for purchasing the dressings:
Hand-crafted dressings that are full of flavour.
Quick, simple and delicious way to jazz up a dish. Everything is made by Charlie & Ivys on the farm in the heart of the Yorkshire Wolds.
Made with love using Great Taste award-winning cold-pressed rapeseed oil.
Support a small, independent, artisan business. Suitable for vegetarians

Lemon & Poppy Seed Dressing

A zingy and fresh dressing ideal for salads. Particularly enjoyable when teamed with fresh prawns or chicken, and equally delicious when drizzled over beetroot. The Lemon & Poppy Seed Dressing will add some zest to all your suppers!

Cold Pressed Rapeseed Oil,
White Wine Vinegar,
Lemon Juice (Sulphites),
Dijon Style Mustard (white wine vinegar)
mustard seeds, water, sugar, salt, stabiliser, xanthan gum, (turmeric),
Poppy Seeds,
Lemon Oil

Strawberry & Pomegranate Salad with Harrogate Blue

Take a punnet or two of strawberries,
Toss over watercress and crumbled blue cheese.
Finish with a scattering of pomegranate seeds and a drizzle of Lemon & Poppy Seed Dressing.

Smoked Chilli Dressing

A tasty mildly spiced dressing, perfect drizzled over salads, stirred through chilli and bolognaise sauces, or why not try drizzling on your pizza for an added kick! Also makes a great marinade in the BBQ season.

Red Wine Vinegar,
Cold Pressed Rapeseed Oil,
Hot Smoky Chilli Jam (Sugar, Tomatoes, Smoked Garlic, Red Wine Vinegar,
Chillies [Bhut Jolokia/chipotles], Balsamic Vinegar.),
Lemon Juice (from Concentrate( Sulphites )),
Smoked Paprika,
Black Pepper, Oregano

Roasted Vegetable Salad with Halloumi with Smoked Chili Dressing

This recipe is an old time favourite, scale up for a big party or enjoy as a simple week night side.

Drizzle your dressing over a selection of chopped peppers, red onion, courgettes, and halloumi. They also sometimes add aubergine, fennel or cherry tomatoes.
Perfect for a last min fridge raid!
Roast in the oven for 30 mins and toss through with some rocket to serve.
Enjoy hot or cold.

Honey & Mustard Dressing

An award winning dressing combining their own cold pressed British rapeseed oil, British honey and British produced mustard. Try drizzled over salads and cold meats or use as a marinade for chicken.

Cold Pressed Rapeseed Oil,
Cider Vinegar,
White Wine Vinegar,
Wholegrain Mustard (Ground Mustard ,
Water, Wine Vinegar, Honey, Salt),
Lemon Juice (from concentrate)

Sticky Honey Mustard Chicken

Smother the chicken pieces in the dressing, making sure there is a good coating all over.
Cook in the oven at 180C for 30 minutes until cooked through.
Serve with extra dressing on the side - perfect for a dip!

Sesame & Soy Dressing

A simple, tasty dressing best enjoyed stirring through warm or cold noodles, rice and stir-fries. Alternatively use as a marinade or dip to step up the simplest of suppers!

Cold Pressed Rapeseed Oil,
Dark Soy Sauce (Water, Salt, Colour (E150A),
Sugar, Soy Beans, Wheat ),
Sesame Seeds ,
Lemon Juice (from concentrate ( sulphites )),
Chilli Flakes,
Ginger Oil,
Chilli Oil

Sesame & Soy Noodle Salad

Cook your noodles, and rinse under cold water.
Toss together with thinly sliced sugar snap peas, carrots, peppers, spring onion and coriander and a drizzle of Sesame & Soy Dressing.
Feel free to add some chicken, prawns, pork, tofu, the list goes on - we'll leave that to you!

Mango & Chilli Dressing

It goes without saying that this fabulous flavour combination is perfect drizzled over salads and particularly tasty when teamed with avocado, prawns or a crumbling of feta cheese.

Cold Pressed Rapeseed Oil,
Orange Juice,
Lime Juice (from concentrate ( Sulphites )),
Cider Vinegar,
Garlic Oil,
Dried Coriander,
Chilli Flakes,
Ground Pepper

Sweet Potato, Lentil & Feta Cheese Salad

Toss sweet potato in rapeseed oil and roast until tender.
Leave to cool and mix with cooked green lentils, feta cheese, rocket and a drizzle of the Mango & Chilli Dressing, simple!

Beetroot & Raspberry Dressing

Not just reserved for salads! This sweet and fruity dressing is a must with goat's cheese and surprisingly delicious with leftover lamb!

Cold Pressed Rapeseed Oil,
Red Wine Vinegar,
Cider Vinegar,
Xanthan Gum

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