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Welcome to SlimmingViolet.com! I’m here to share advice, tips, and slimming friendly recipes that you actually want to cook! You'll find everyday, real food, that you'll want to serve up to your loved ones. No rabbit food, no endless hours slaving over a hot stove, and no nonsense.

The 7 Best Potato Side Dishes for Steak

May 18, 2022
best potato side dishes for steak

Searching for a little inspiration for the best potato side dishes for steak? I’ve got you covered!  Steak is without a doubt my all-time favourite meal, and though I like to make sure the meat itself is the star of the show, I love experimenting with different side dishes that will perfectly complement my sirloin, rump, or fillet.  Everyone knows that chips or a jacket…

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The 7 Best Pasta Side Dishes for Steak

May 16, 2022
the best pasta side dishes for steak

Looking for the best pasta side dishes for steak?  Whether you fancy something creamy and indulgent, light and fresh, traditionally Italian, or a little more innovative, you’ll find something here that will be the perfect accompaniment for your next steak dinner.  1. Pesto pasta salad  A pesto pasta salad is a great dish to have in your culinary repertoire. It can make an easy pack…

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What To Serve With Chicken Tikka Masala

May 13, 2022
what to serve with chicken tikka masala

Chicken tikka masala is surely one of the most popular and well loved curries that many of us enjoy on a weekly basis! It’s the kind of dish that you can be sure will be a hit with the whole family, with the creamy sauce being mild but never lacking in flavour.  Interestingly, there are varying theories on the exact origin of the chicken tikka…

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What To Serve With Calzone Pizza: 10 Best Sides!

May 12, 2022
what to serve with calzone pizza

In my household, we take pizza night very seriously! Every Saturday evening, we get together as a family and tuck into a pizza based feast with a selection of delicious side dishes.  One of our favourite ways to keep things fresh and exciting is to occasionally make calzone. It’s quite simply a folded pizza, stuffed with ingredients such as mozzarella, ham, and peppers, baked in…

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What To Serve With Surf & Turf: 12 Amazing Sides!

May 10, 2022
what to serve with surf and turf

Check out these ideas for what to serve with surf and turf. After all, the combination of juicy, succulent steak and fresh, flavoursome seafood is one that deserves only the very best and most carefully planned accompaniments.  From perfectly seasoned homemade fries to super trendy dressed lettuce wedges, you might struggle to pick which ones you’d love the most! Whether you’re trying to keep things…

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