Recipe of the Day – Potato salad with smoked salmon & horseradish

Potato salad with smoked salmon & horseradish crème fraiche A beautifully simple salad, lovely for summer This salmon and potato salad is an absolute winning combo, and all the better with crusty bread! I’ve always loved smoked salmon, ever since I was a little kid. As I grew up living above my parents’ pub, I [...]

Recipe of the Day – Gorgeous greek chicken

Gorgeous greek chicken with herby vegetable couscous & tzatziki Fresh Mediterranean flavours I love this combo of spicy chicken, veg-packed couscous and cool, minty, cucumber yoghurt Nutritional Information (amount per serving) Calories 683kcal Carbs 69.9g Sugar 10.9g Fat 19.9g Saturates 4.3g Protein 51.6g Serves 4 Approx time: 15 Difficulty: super easy Ingredients For The Couscous [...]

Recipe of the Day – The best tuna meatballs

The best tuna meatballs (Le migliori polpette di tonno) In a delicious tomato sauce Made with fresh fish, herbs and spices, these tuna meatballs are just as tasty as the meaty version Just about everyone I know is a fan of meatballs, so I thought I’d give you a recipe for these as they are [...]

Recpe of the Day – Summer crunch salad with walnuts & Gorgonzola

Summer crunch salad with walnuts & Gorgonzola Deliciously fresh and crisp The zingy bite of the Gorgonzola works beautifully with the crispness of the apple and fresh peas Curly pea shoots are great in this salad – you might find some in the shops or your garden. Nutritional Information (amount per serving) Calories 249kcal Carbs [...]

Recipe of the Day – Pina Colada

First made in Puerto Rico back in 1952, with this rum, pineapple and coconut cream cocktail in your hand all you’ll be missing is the sand between your toes. Ingredients 2 parts Bacardi Superior rum 1 1/2 parts of fresh coconut cream 1 part pineapple juice 3-4 slices fresh pineapple 3 parts caster sugar ice, [...]

Recipe of the Day – Tender & crisp chicken legs with sweet tomatoes

Tender & crisp chicken legs with sweet tomatoes A delicious one-pot meal Knock this together in minutes, leave it to do its thing and whack it out when your guests arrive This recipe takes literally minutes to put together but then requires slow, gentle cooking. However, in return for your patience, what happens in the [...]

Recipe of the Day – Thai chicken laksa mildly spiced noodle squash broth

Thai chicken laksa mildly spiced noodle squash broth Nutritional Information (amount per serving) Calories 656kcal Carbs 70.9g Sugar 10.7g Fat 23.5g Saturates 8.5g Protein 32.1g Serves 4 Approx time: 15 Difficulty: super easy Ingredients For The Chicken 4 skinless, boneless higher-welfare chicken thighs 1 heaped teaspoon Chinese five-spice 1 tablespoon runny honey 1 tablespoon sesame [...]

Recipe of the Day – Royal Georgie snap biscuits

Royal Georgie snap biscuits I made these lovely little biscuits to celebrate the birth of HRH Prince George of Cambridge. They’re a nice, simple biscuit to make, and they’re super delicious – I love the way they’re snappy, but still light and crumbly, and the sour apricot jam is an absolute winner. Happy cooking! Nutritional [...]

Recipe of the Day – Farro salad with roasted vegetables

Farro salad with roasted veg (Insalata di farro con verdure al forno) Italian-style nutty grain tossed with herby veggies I love this with chewy, nutty farro but this works with couscous, pearl barley or even rice too Farro is a grain similar to pearl barley, but it’s dried in such a way that instead of [...]

Recipe of the Day – Rainbow jam tarts

Rainbow jam tarts Exciting childhood treats Jam tarts are humble, cheap to make and such a pretty little treat. This is a great recipe to do with the kids. Nutritional Information (amount per serving) Calories 129kcal Carbs 22.4g Sugar 14.2g Fat 3.8g Saturates 2.2g Protein 1.2g Makes 30 roughly Approx time: 35 Difficulty: super easy [...]