Piri-piri sauce

Learn how to make your own Piri-Piri sauce with this simple recipe. The refreshingly hot and spicy marinade is delicious with chicken or pork. It can be as hot or…

Easy guacamole

Add vibrancy to snacks and meals with this tasty dip. Perfect for Mexican-style dishes like fajitas and tacos and just as delicious as a simple dip with bread or crisps


Tapenade is a French dish made of olives, anchovies, capers and garlic. To make, blend all the ingredients together and add olive oil. Perfect for dipping or can used as…


A simple-to-make dressing that'll taste great on any salad - so easy to whip up at home, you'll never feel the need to buy ready-made again

Red pepper hummus

Making your own hummus? Give it a fresh twist by adding red peppers and sun-dried tomatoes. Bursting with flavour, this dip will be an all-round hit

lemon tart

The perfect melt-in-the-mouth dessert: a traditional French lemon tart made with a rich, shortcrust-style pastry

Chocolate and nut cookies

Sue McMahon, Woman's Weekly cookery editor, gives her recipe for some delicious cookies. Follow along in the easy step-by-step video

Courgette loaf cake

Got courgettes coming out your ears? Transform this seasonal vegetable into a delicious, sweet loaf cake to enjoy with a cuppa.

Seabass with squash

Using handy frozen ingredients you can make this impressive fish supper for less. Ready in just 35 mins this dish is one to crack out all year round

Fish and chips

You don't always have to head to the takeaway to get a delicious portion of fish and chips. This bistro-style dish uses paprika-flavoured plaice, goose fat-roasted chips and a cumin…

Cheese and onion soda bread

This delicious Irish bread is best eaten on the day it's made - but you can save it 'til later, and simply warm it through in the oven

Minty melonade

Cool off this summer with a glass of minty melonade. Made with refreshing watermelon and topped up with either lemonade for the kids or sparkling wine for the adults!

Golden rum punch

Perfect for a summer party, this golden rum punch has a warming alcoholic kick and is packed with tropical fruit

Lavender lemonade

A refreshing lemonade with lavender and a sweet tang of lemon. From our friends at Woman's Weekly, this drink takes just minutes to make

Redcurrent gin

If you like sloe gin, you'll love this. It takes two-three months to mature, but it's well worth the wait. Serve neat or with tonic and plenty of ice

Ruby fruits

A delicious and fruity drink that can be made for kids or adapted for adults! From our friends at Woman's Weekly

Citrus passion cocktail

Keep cool this summer with this thirst-quencher of fresh mango, oranges and passion fruit juice. Serve neat or top up with sparkling water or wine.

Lime cooler

Try this delicious citrus thirst-quencher from our friends at Woman's Weekly - perfect for hot summer days

Peach cocktail

Peach shots have slices of fresh peaches added for that extra fruitiness. This is great for a summer's day or for any occasion.