meals with a difference, these Cook products have completely changed my opinion
of microwave meals. They tasted
homemade and healthy and I felt I was having something nutritious but in a
hurry, hubbie and I always seem busy doing something and making sure we get a
decent meal sometimes gets overlooked.
During the day I blog hard and then realise just before
school pick up time I somehow forgot to include lunch on my own agenda (the
boys have school dinners but with them out of the house I have no one to feed
but myself so sometimes I just get too preoccupied!). With the knowledge of a few offerings from Cook waiting
temptingly in my freezer I made a point of having lunch. How could I possibly forget when the likes
of “Chicken Noodle Laksa” (£3.99) was ready in six short minutes! The smell, the flavours, the sheer amount of ingredients made it very appetizing.
Even better that this particular meal was
one of the OMG range meaning it had less than 400 calories. Feeling more virtuous I could happily tuck
into some Bramley Apple and Blackberry Crumble (£3.25) without guilt!
a few busy parents we choose the easy option, we have something chucked in the
oven but usually its fish fingers and chips or something equally
uninspiring. Having seen just a small
selection of what Cook has I doubt I
could return so readily to more of the same!
Their menu is extensive and enticing, including lots of firm favourites
and new meal ideas to try. I like that
you can get a taste for something different without having to go to the effort
of buying all the ingredients just to find out its not for you! For £3.99 you can see if it tickles your
taste buds without breaking the bank.
have a handy kids section with meals for one for £2.50. If you are short of time or just a terrible
cook (I am definitely a combination of the both!) this is a useful option to
make sure your children are getting a varied and balanced diet!
love farm shops and we walked around a very popular one today and I was pleased
to see Cook meals available to buy there.
It’s very reassuring seeing them displayed there, I think farm shop
products are usually that bit more exclusive and indulgent, but fortunately I
think Cook meals are also affordable.
Not everyone has a farm shop on their doorstep so thankfully you can
also order direct from the Cook website.
Our delivery came very well packaged through the post, the wool cool
packaging kept everything cold and in perfect condition ready for me to just
pop into the freezer.
do you know what impressed me the most; on each dish you can see the actual name
of the chef that prepared it! I will be
back, actually I might never leave, hubbie and my parents can just admire my “home
cooked” meals and be gob smacked thinking I have learnt to cook beautifully overnight.