Cheese and pickle straws

An unusual twist on the usual cheese straws, these have the delicious addition of tangy pickle. Perfect for a picnic or party nibbles, along with our herby dip

Limoncello syllabub

This elegant summer dessert is made from fresh raspberries and Italian limoncello and takes just 15 mins to put together

Coffee banoffee pie

A dollop of cream can transform everyday ingredients into something heavenly. Try this banoffee pie with a twist


Burritos are a classic Mexican dish that's great to share with family or guests. Put chilli beef in a serving dish and let everyone make their own burritos, with a…

Chicken tikka masala

Instead of an Indian take-away, why not rustle up this easy to cook curry. Chicken breast is cooked with ready made tikka masala paste and thickened with single cream. Ready…

Crayfish pasta

A great pasta dish for the whole family. Crayfish are added to tagliatelle with a creme fraiche sauce. This is quick and easy to make.

Seafood pasties

Want to try something new? Why not try making these easy-to-make bistro-style seafood pasties? Use ready made filo pastry and fill with mussels and cockles for the perfect party food

Lobster with saffron mayonnaise

Push the boat out and impress someone special with this bistro-styled griddled lobster with saffron mayo. A perfect dish for a romantic meal

Roast seabass with fennel

Quick and easy to cook, with a wonderful mix of fresh flavours. If you can't get hold of sea bass, you could use red mullet or red snapper instead

Potted shellfish

Try these little pots of sweet shrimps and delicate crabmeat in a zesty lime, fresh mint and flaked chilli butter – delicious served on warm ciabatta bread

Mackerel escabeche

Spanish-styled mackerel escabeche makes a quick and easy dinner or lunch. Fry the mackerel and add carrots and red onions and serve with crusty bread

Courgette, tomato and mozzarella gratin

Serve this seasonal vegetable dish along side tender meat, or it goes great with pasta as a meat-free alternative.

Chocolate biscuit cake

A no-cook cake made with crushed biscuits , butter, sugar and cocoa powder with the addition of walnuts and raisins. Ideal for a tea time treat for all the family.…

Berry meringues

Enjoy the taste of summer fruits by making these berry meringues. Blend raspberries and add to egg whites to create your own meringues. Once baked leave to cool and then…


Enjoy this stunning macadamia nut meringue, topped with crème fraîche and summer berries drizzled with fruit liqueur, as a weekend treat

Poached berries with rose swirls

A light and lovely dessert that makes the most of juicy strawberries and blueberries. They're served with melt-in-the-mouth meringue that's delicately flavoured with rose water