From the cook’s essentials kitchen, comes this luxury new food collection which is brand new on QVC. The range incorporates sweet and savory sauces, soups, pastes and oils designed to suit all occasions. Whether you want to indulge in the divine chocolate dipping sauce on a cosy night in or add some Port Jelly to a traditional Christmas meal the cook’s essentials food range has the perfect complement.
We’ve invited our cook’s essentials expert Simon Brown to share some exclusive recipes and tips to help you get the best out of these decadent delights. Add some zest, sweetness and spice to traditional dishes and canapés by simply adding some of the brand’s delicious sauces. Simon Brown says: ‘I have a real passion for food and cooking so when I heard about cook’s essentials new food collection I was so excited. The great thing about launching the range on QVC is that we can actually show our viewers how to best use these fantastic, unique sauces to make meal times even more special. I’ve given you some of my own recipe ideas so you can start experimenting at home’.
Simon Brown says:
‘I have a real passion for food and cooking so when I heard about cook’s essentials new food collection I was so excited. The great thing about launching the range on QVC is that we can actually show our viewers how to best use these fantastic, unique sauces to make meal times even more special. I’ve given you some of my own recipe ideas so you can start experimenting at home’.
Oils, vinegars & glazes
QVC Price £22.75 Item Number 800196
800196 cook’s essentials 5 piece Oils, Vinegars & Glazes
Balsamic Syrup & Glaze, Chilli Balsamic Syrup & Glaze, Roast Garlic Dressing, Raspberry & Black Pepper Dressing, Rapeseed Oil
Simon’s Goat’s cheese on toast
Mix 250g of goat’s cheese with 2 finely chopped shallots or chopped basil. Toast 5-6 slices of sourdough bread and cut out 20 small circles with biscuit cutters. Spread each circle with some cheese. Drizzle Cook’s Essentials Chilli Balsamic Syrup over the top.
Simon’s Mozzarella and Serrano Ham Mini Pizzas
Use a biscuit or pastry cutter to make circles from flatbread or wraps. Top with a slice of cheese and Serrano Ham. Then bake at 180C until cooked. Drizzle over Cook’s Essentials Chilli Balsamic Syrup and top with a fresh basil leaf.
Sweet & Savoury dipping selection
QVC Price £15.50 Item Number 800193
800193 cook’s essentials 4 piece Sweet & Savoury Dipping Selection
Sweet Yellow Chilli Dipping Sauce, Fiery Green Birds Eye Chilli Dipping Sauce, Dark Chocolate Dipping Sauce, Butter Toffee Dipping Sauce
Simon’s Chocolate Fondue1 bottle Cook’s Essentials Dark Chocolate Dipping Sauce1 Tablespoon Cointreau75 ml creamFruit of choiceMarshmallows
Spoon Cook’s Essentials Dark Chocolate Dipping Sauce into fondue dish and warm over a low heat. When warm gently stir in Cointreau and cream. Stir to make a smooth dipping sauce.
Marinades & Pastes
QVC Price £22.25 Item Number 800197
800197 cook’s essentials 6 piece Marinades & Pastes
Smoky BBQ Marinade, Szechuan Marinade, Kafir Lime & Chilli Marinade, Harissa Paste, Korma Paste, Madras Paste
Sauce & Gravy Christmas Condiments
QVC Price £24.25 Item Number 800186
800186 cook’s essentials Sauce & Gravy Christmas Condiments
Turkey Gravy, Honeyed cranberry sauce, Horseradish sauce, Cumberland sauce, English mustard, Port Jelly
Store Cupboard Essentials
QVC Price £33.50 Item Number 800200
800200 cook’s essentials 8 piece Store Cupboard Essentials
Gourmet Tomato Sauce, Gourmet Brown Sauce, wholegrain mustard, dijon mustard , Caramelised Onion Chutney, Cherry Tomato Chutney, Roast Garlic Jam, Rapeseed Oil
Also available in the cook’s essentials food range:
Preserves & Chutneys Collection – QVC Price £22.00 Item Number 800198
Contains: Roast Garlic Jam, Horseradish Jam, Purple Basil Jam, Caramelised Onion Chutney, Cherry Tomato Chutney, Apricot, Ginger & Cumin Chutney
Asian Essentials – QVC Price £26.40 Item Number 800199
Contains: Korma Paste, Madras Paste, Thai Red Paste, Thai Green Paste, Sweet Yellow Chilli Dipping Sauce, Fiery Green Birds Eye Chilli Dipping Sauce, Sweet Yellow Chilli Jam, Smoky Red Chilli Jam
Mediterranean Essentials – QVC Price £19.50 Item Number 800195
Contains: Wild Mushroom & Tarragon Pasta Sauce, Tomato & Basil Pasta Sauce, Pesto, Balsamic Jelly, Rapeseed Oil
Gravies & Soups hamper – QVC Price £18.72 Item Number 800194
Contains: Spicy Carrot Soup, Apple & Butternut Soup, Smoky Tomato Soup, Beef Red Wine Gravy, Chicken White Wine & Tarragon Gravy, Red Onion Gravy
Sweet Treats & Desserts – QVC Price £28.32 Item Number 800202
Contains: Dark Chocolate Dessert Sauce, Milk Chocolate & Orange Dessert Sauce, Milk Chocolate Spread, Raspberry Coulis, Lime & Mango Coulis, Dark Chocolate Dipping Sauce, Milk Chocolate Dipping Sauce, Butter Toffee Dipping Sauce