Recipes

  • 41 Delicious low-budget recipes from internet sensation A Girl Called Jack
    A Girl Called Jack 's recipe blog has won Jack Monroe thousands of global readers, the 2013 Fortnum and Mason Judges' Choice Award and internet sensation status to boot. And...

  • 42 10 fabulous fish dishes for a high-protein, low-calorie diet
    As diet trends come and go, one dish will always remain at the top of the health food list. With its high-protein, low-calorie content, fish is the perfect option for...

  • 43 Ten delicious desserts in time for Mother's Day
    If you're struggling to find a last minute gift for mum this Mother's Day the answer might just be in one of these sweet treats.Just in time for 30 March...

  • 44 Slow roast spring lamb with olives
    Serves: 4Preparation time: 15 minutesCooking time: 2½ hoursIngredients 900g/2lb lean half leg lambSalt and freshly milled black pepper30ml/2 tbsp rapeseed or olive oil6 garlic cloves, peeled and finely chopped2 sprigs...

  • 45 Roasted lamb rump with potatoes, asparagus and mint dressing
    Serves: 2Preparation time: 20 minutesCooking time: 40 minutesIngredients 1 lean lamb rump portion (weighing 225-375g/8-12oz)Salt and freshly milled black pepper5ml/1 tsp dried oregano400g/10oz baby new potatoes, thinly sliced45ml/3 tbsp rapeseed...

  • 46 Piquant mini burgers with apple and chilli slaw
    Makes: 10-12 mini burgersPreparation time: 25 minutes plus 20 minutes chilling timeCooking time: under 10 minutesIngredients 450g/1lb beef minceSalt and freshly milled black pepperGrated zest of 1 small lemon30ml/2 tbsp...

  • 47 Quick Massaman curry
    Serves: 4Preparation time: 20 minutesCooking time: 25 minutesIngredients 450g/1lb lean beef or lamb strips15ml/1 tbsp rapeseed or olive oil1 onion, peeled and sliced30ml/2 tbsp Massaman curry paste400ml/14 fl oz can...

  • 48 Open steak sandwiches
    Serves: 4Preparation time: 20 minutesCooking time: (Based on a 2cm/¾inch thick steak)Rare: 2½ minutes on each sideMedium: 4 minutes on each sideWell done: 6 minutes on each sideIngredients 2 lean...

  • 49 Marinated lamb chops with crushed broad beans
    Serves: 2Preparation time: 20 minutes, plus marinating timeCooking time: under 15 minutes Ingredients 4 lean lamb cutlets or chops5ml/1 tsp freshly chopped rosemary leaves1 large garlic clove, peeled and finely...

  • 50 Flat iron sirloin steaks with flaming mayonnaise
    Serves: 2Preparation time: 20 minutesCooking time:Rare: 2 minutes on each sideMedium Rare: 3-4 minutes on each sideMedium: 5-7 minutes on each sideIngredients 2 lean Flat iron steaksSalt and freshly milled...

  • 51 Mixed grain salad with blueberries and maple roasted baby carrots and new potatoes
    Serves: 4Preparation time: 20 minutesCook time: 30-40 minutes IngredientsMaple roasted vegetables 150g (5oz) pack baby carrots with green tops, scrubbed400g (14oz) baby Anya potatoes, scrubbed1 teaspoon fennel seeds4 teaspoons pumpkin...

  • 52 Deep dish rhubarb and strawberry tarts
    Serves: 8Preparation time: 30 minutesChill: 15 minutes plus several hoursCooking time: 29-40 minutesIngredientsTart cases 250g (9oz) plain flour50g (2oz) icing sugar100g (4oz) butter at room temperature, diced2 egg yolks1-1 1/2...

  • 53 Blackberry and coconut parfait
    Serves: 6Preparation time: 25 minutesCook time: 3-4 minutesChill: 6 hours or overnight IngredientsGranola base 40g (11/2oz) butter40g (11/2oz) flaked almonds, roughly crushed40g (11/2oz) pistachio nuts, roughly chopped1 tablespoon caster sugarParfait...

  • 54 Blueberry focaccia
    Makes: 1 large loafServes: 6-8Preparation time: 30 minutesRising: 45-60 minutesCook time: 30-35 minutesIngredients1 orange, rind only, pared away in strips with a vegetable peeler1 lemon, rind only, pared away in...

  • 55 Spiced lamb skewers with blackberry quinoa salad
    Look out for packs of mixed red and white quinoa with bulgur wheat, which cooks in just 10 minutes and makes a great change from rice. Any leftovers can be...

  • 56 Very berry lemon baskets
    Serves: 6 Preparation time: 10 minutesIngredients150g (5oz) Greek style yogurt100g (4oz) good quality lemon curd1 passion fruit, halved6 readymade brandy snap baskets150g (5oz) small strawberries, halved100g (4oz) raspberries75g (3oz) blueberries25g...

  • 57 Clotted cream fudge
    Receiving homemade gifts is such a treat, so make a batch of this fudge and pack in pretty little boxes or jars. Preparation time: 10 minutesCooking time: up to 10...

  • 58 Baileys and peanut butter choux bun
    A sweet, fluffy Choux Bun with a Baileys and Peanut Butter Cream centre, topped with a chocolate decorationMakes: 8IngredientsTo Make The Choux Bun:125ml Semi-Skimmed Milk125ml Water100g Unsalted Butter, diced½ tsp...

  • 59 Baked fruit pavlova
    Preparation time: 5 minutesBBQ time: 60 minutesIngredients 2 eggs, whites of120g caster sugar½ tsp cornflour3 plums, or seasonal fruits1 tbsp honey2 tbsps orange juice300ml double creamMethod Set up the barbecue...

  • 60 Quinoa, thyme and beetroot soup
    Serves: 4Ingredients½ packet of pearl and black Express Quinoa from Quinola1 tbsp olive oil1 small onion, chopped1 clove garlic, crushed1 tsp fresh thyme leaves2 bay leaves½ tsp ground cuminSplash of...



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