Najma: ‘A halal foodie movement’

A leading range of premium halal chicken and turkey based cooked and deli-style meats, expertly crafted to inspire modern foodie discovery are available to buy in the supermarkets.

Najma Foods is focused on delivering delicious, relevant and convenient halal options, spanning all meal occasions and cuisines to bring everyone together.

Their Lincolnshire-style turkey sausages are halal-certified and perfect for a traditional cooked breakfast or tasty sandwich so everyone can enjoy the tasty dishes that bring everyone together.

As the largest cooked meats brand in the supermarket, Najma products are available across Sainsbury’s, Tesco and Morrisons.

Karama Khudairi, from Najma says: “The Halal foodie movement is growing with second and third generation British Muslims especially seeking out delicious and convenient on-trend food products that still remain respectful to traditions and beliefs.

“At Najma we want people to feel more inspired by halal products. Our versatile range of craft meats make it easy to enjoy those occasion that bring family and friends together – whether it’s a family fry up or a Friday night pizza.”

The Najma range consists of over 22 delicious halal products. The range is made from chicken and turkey, making it a healthy, high protein, naturally lower fat alternative to red meat.

For more information and recipe inspiration visit and follow @najmafoods

Recipe: Najma halal Lincolnshire-style turkey sausage rolls

½ a lemon, zest only
2 tablespoons fresh flat-leaf parsley, chopped
1 teaspoon fresh thyme, chopped
500g of pastry
1 medium free-range egg, lightly beaten
2 tablespoons of sesame seeds
Your favourite sauce to serve.

Preheat the oven to 200°C, fan 180°C, gas mark 6. Line a baking sheet with some baking parchment.
On a lightly floured surface, roll out the pastry into 2 rectangles measuring about 14 x 30cm each. Place a few Turkey Sausages along the length of each rectangle, sprinkle herbs and drizzle lemon zest on top!
Lightly brush the pastry edges with water then tightly roll up around the filling. Press the edges to seal.
Cut each of the rolls into 6 and place on the baking sheet. Brush the tops of each with the beaten egg and sprinkle over the sesame seeds.
Bake for 25 minutes until golden brown and crispy. Serve with your favourite sauce, our go-to is ketchup!

The Ramadan Cookbook: 80 delicious easy-to-make recipes

Food Blogger Anisa Karolia grew up in a family of foodies, and her earliest, fondest memories are of walking into the kitchen after school and asking her mum what she was cooking.

Anisa shares her favourite authentic family recipes, inspiring a new generation to learn how to make delicious home-cooked food, particularly during Ramadan.

In ‘The Ramadan Cookbook’, Anisa shares recipes that can be enjoyed throughout Ramadan, from filling early morning meals for Suhoor, to hearty and satisfying meals for Iftar, as well as dishes made for celebrating with friends and family during Eid al-Fitr.

With all the accompanying salads, chutneys, breads, drinks and desserts you’ll need, this book has all the most popular Ramadan dishes covered.

The family-friendly, flavourful, fuss-free recipes in cookbook can be enjoyed at any time of year, and Anisa includes plenty of batch-cooking ideas you can make in advance and freeze until required, to help you prepare for Ramadan, Eid or your everyday cooking.

About the author

Anisa Karolia is one of the UK’s most popular Muslim food bloggers, sharing all of her favourite authentic recipes since 2015. She has a community of over 240,000 followers worldwide and was a British Muslim Award winner for digital activity in 2020. Through her various platforms, Anisa’s mission is to share quick and easy recipes, and she especially loves to share those all-time family favourites that she enjoyed growing up eating.

Regally yours: Snacks and treats to stock up on

With an exports portfolio now spanning over 40 countries, Regal Food Products is a brand firmly rooted in Asian homes.

Their ever-expanding delicious range of bakery products, snacks, confectionery, chais and drinks extends to around 400 products, and are available in most major supermarket chains, such as Morrisons, Asda, Tesco, Sainsbury’s and Lidl.

This Ramadan, their part of Asda’s biggest Ramadan campaign with 150 stores – representing a 47% increase on last year’s numbers, and expanding their halal food lines.

A spokesperson from Regal Foods said: “We are committed to making special moments together this Ramadan.

“Whether its around suhoor time, or hosting family and friends for iftaar, supermarkets and convenience stores provide easy access to your Ramadan essentials.”

From everyday cake rusks to sumptuous baklava, from tortilla wraps to desserts, and from chais and drinks to snacks, Regal’s product range has something for everyone. 

Find out more or follow them on @regalfoods