Summer

  • 21 Trout and Ginger Salad
    Dish type: Fish Fresh griddled trout and smoked trout are delicious on their own. Put them together, add a ginger dressing and you have a sensational first course or light main course that is easy...

  • 22 Seafood Brochettes with White Wine Hollandaise
    Dish type: Fish Simply grilled seafood with an extravagant buttery sauce is a perfect combination. Hollandaise may be a little more challenging for the novice cook but well worth the effort.  ...

  • 23 Salmon and Asparagus Stroganoff
    Dish type: Fish Serves 4 Prep time: 10 minutes Cook time: 25 minutes Ingredients: 240g Tilda Basmati & Wild rice 1 tbsp olive oil 500g salmon fillet, cubed 200g button mushrooms 125g asparagus...

  • 24 Mackerel Marinated in Lime and Coconut with Sweet Potato Wedges
    Dish type: Fish Great value and super healthy, mackerel is delicious marinated and barbequed then served with sweet potato wedges and the aromatic, tasty sauce.     Serves: 4   Preparation...

  • 25 Caramelised Cherries with Amaretti Semifreddo
    Dish type: Dessert An amazing hot and cold combo. Semi freddo is the Italian for semi frozen and this is quite literally how this easy ice cream is served, there are no fiddly beatings to do once it goes...

  • 26 Flaming Cherry Jubilee
    Dish type: Dessert Need a quick and easy dessert that will create a stir? Then this easy cherry compote fits the bill, add a splash of Cointreau or brandy at the end, warm through then light with a long...

  • 27 Cherry Brandy and Chocolate Mousse
    Dish type: Dessert A favourite dessert with a grown up twist. Soak the cherries in a little brandy or cherry brandy the day before you plan to serve this dessert. Serves 6   Preparation time: 25...

  • 28 White Chocolate and Cherry Cheesecake
    Dish type: Dessert An all American favourite and a great summer pudding to take to a barbecue party. Make the day before as it improves with chilling. Serves 10-12 Preparation time:...

  • 29 British cherries: Ripe for revival
    To celebrate the throes of cherry-picking season we have four delightful British cherry desserts. Traditional cherry orchards were phased out in the Sixties and by 2004 there were just a pitiful 960...

  • 30 Angela Griffin's top tips for the summer holidays
    Angela Griffin's top tips for the summer holidays

  • 31 Cheese and Beetroot Ploughmans
    Dish type: Light lunch Serves 1       Preparation time: 5 minutes       In this modern twist on the traditional classic from www.lovebeetroot.co.uk,...

  • 32 Pink Lady Toffee Apple Tart
    Dish Type: Dessert Pink Lady apples are grown in America, and to pay a tribute this is pinklady.co.uk's apple version of the classic American banoffee pie. Light crisp filo pastry encases sweet crunchy...

  • 33 Waffles with Berry Melba
    Dish type: Dessert Serves 6       Preparation time: 25 minutes   Cooking time: 5 minutes     Ingredients  Berry melba sauce   225 g (8 oz) raspberries or...

  • 34 Strawberry Cream Victoria Sponge Cake
    Dish type: Cake Serves 4 people   Preparation time: 20 minutes Baking time: 20 minutes Named after Queen Victoria herself, there are few cakes that can beat this all-time classic recipe. You can...

  • 35 Strawberry and Elderflower Sorbet
    Dish type: Dessert A wonderfully refreshing and decadent dessert for fancy summer parties. This can be made in advance then served scooped into pretty tea cups and decorated with tiny pansy or borage...

  • 36 Chocolate Dipped Strawberries
    Dish type: Dessert The perfect supper party finale - homemade petite fours will wow your friends, but they are incredibly easy to make and fun to do with the kids.   Preparation time: 5-10...

  • 37 Chocolate Dipped Strawberries
    Dish type: Dessert The perfect supper party finale - homemade petite fours will wow your friends, but they are incredibly easy to make and fun to do with the kids.   Preparation time: 5-10...

  • 38 Berry Trifle Pots
    Dish type: Dessert You don’t need to worry about buying fancy glasses for this favourite dessert, just recycle glass jars with nice lids, small chocolate spread jars, jam or yogurt pots all work...

  • 39 Game, set, match: From Strawberry Fields to centre court
    Wimbledon wouldn't be complete without a number of things: the world’s biggest names in tennis, electrifying matches, plentiful Pimms, a little drizzle and, of course, the perfect accompaniment...

  • 40 Ironman, Mark Bayliss, shows us how to get in shape for the summer
    Ironman, Mark Bayliss, shows us how to get in shape for the summer



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