There are 500+ recipes of all different kinds on The Purple Pumpkin Blog, and if you’re on this page, you are looking for something delicious to prepare! So that I can help you find what you are looking for, I’ve created this recipe index to make it as easy as possible.
There are party food recipes, cupcake recipes for parties, cocktails, recipes for seasonal events, international cuisines, and more! From savory to sweet, from spring through to winter, there are lots of awesome recipes to choose from and try out at home.
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I love to cook and have been cooking for as long as I can remember. I grew up in the catering industry, with my parents managing restaurants, so it’s in my blood! I am part Greek-Cypriot, part Lithuanian, so have a diverse background in different culinary styles and am grateful for the knowledge that has been passed down from my grandmothers, and my extended family too!
This page is continually being updated, and new recipe pages will appear in the list below. If you continue to scroll the page, you will find all my recipes in [reverse] date order that you can browse through.
Enjoy and happy cooking!
60+ Autumn Recipes
This is the ultimate list of Autumn Recipes with everything from soups to desserts to slow cooker meals to cocktails – and more besides!
50+ Christmas Recipes
Find all the Christmas Recipes you need for the festive season. There are 50+ recipes to choose from including roast turkey and all the trimmings, plus Christmas baking recipes, Christmas party food, recipes you can turn into homemade gifts, and recipes using Christmas leftovers.
25+ Cupcakes for Parties
Cupcakes are perfect, portable desserts of deliciousness. love making them, and I’m sure you do too! I’ve got lots of fun and easy Cupcake Recipes for Parties and all sorts of occasions. There are themed cupcakes, cupcakes for Halloween and Christmas, flavored cupcakes, and even cocktail cupcakes – a cupcake for everyone!
15+ Easter Recipes
If you are looking for something delicious to make for Easter, then take a look at these 15+ Easter Recipes including starters, main dishes, sides, desserts, and sweet treats.
50+ Easy Chicken Recipes
Need a dinner recipe for tonight? Then take a look through this delicious selection of easy chicken recipes that are perfect for stress-free family meals, any night of the week.
25+ Greek Cypriot Recipes
If you love Greek food and are looking for authentic Greek Cypriot Recipes then I’ve got 25+ delicious recipes for you to try. With classic Cypriot recipes, meze recipes, Cypriot street food, desserts, and pastries.
50+ Halloween Recipes
I’ve got 50+ freakishly good Halloween Recipes for you to choose from. From savory appetizers and snacks, through to main dishes to serve for a spooky supper, and of course, lots and lots of treats! Wash it all down with a Halloween cocktail or mocktail, and your celebrations will be fangtastic!
50+ Hawaiian & Tropical Recipes
Looking for party food recipes for a Hawaiian Luau or a tropical themed party? Here are 50+ Tropical Hawaiian Recipes for you to choose from. More are being added all the time!
10+ Mocktails – Non Alcoholic Cocktails
If you are looking for Non Alcoholic Cocktails for your next party or celebration then look no further. Learn all about mocktails and find a delicious non alcoholic mixed drink recipe for your next event!
25+ Pumpkin Recipes
Of course, I’m going to have lots of Pumpkin Recipes for Halloween + Fall! The humble pumpkin is a very versatile ingredient, and isn’t just for carving out to make Jack-o’-lanterns! You’ll find pumpkin used in recipes from savory to sweet to mocktails and cocktails!
10+ Rice Salad Recipes
I have got lots of salad recipes on my blog, but I am indexing them by their main ingredient. Here are 10+ Rice Salad Recipes for you to look through and cook. There are both cold, and warm rice salads, as well as a few extra rice dishes that I am sure you’ll enjoy too.
25+ Slimming World Recipes
I’m on the SW plan and so I’ve shared many Slimming World Recipes over the years. There are curries, stir-fries, comfort foods, family-favourites and more!
10+ Slimming World Chicken Recipes
I’ve collated all of the Slimming World chicken recipes on my blog so you can find them quickly and easily.
25+ Soup Recipes
Here are 25+ Easy Soup Recipes including vegetable soups, classic soups, and international soups to try cooking at home. A bowl of soup is so comforting, especially on a cold day – it feels like a warm hug!
Browse through my recipe posts below. They are in reverse date order. I will be grouping them into index pages to make things easier for you, so check this page often!