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Nigel Slater’s Coconut Chilli Chicken


I love to cook Asian inspired recipes, especially if there are nice and spicy! Not only do they have great flavours but quite often they’re simple and straightforward. You may have to spend some extra time preparing the ingredients but on the whole, nothing to complicated. A good example of how simple it can be […]

Nigel Slater’s Beef And Beer Casserole – A Perfect Weekend Warmer


This weekend, I want you to try a dish from Nigel Slater. It’s a perfect weekend warmer that’s full of flavour and really not that difficult to make. And best of all it’s got beer in it! I picked his beef and beer recipe because of the simplicity of the ingredients but also because it’s not your […]

Nigel Slater’s Simple Fruity Ice Cream


In this video, Nigel puts together an easy ice cream with apricots, meringue and a black berry compote. At no point is a blender or ice cream maker used. It’s hand blended to create a lovely swirly pattern of black berry compote. Extra texture is provided by crunched up meringue. If you can wait the […]

Three Simple Barbecue Recipes From Nigel Slater


It’s still barbecue season, just about, and we have three great ideas from Nigel Slater. If you appreciate his uncomplicated manner and his many comfort food recipes then you are going to enjoy his barbecue ideas. I love the way he keeps it simple yet ensures there’s plenty of flavour… Barbecue Rabbit Barbecue spicy lamb […]

Nigel Slater’s Black Banana Cake


Do you often find you have over-ripe bananas left in your fruit bowl that you don’t know what to do with? Well why not try this Nigel Slater recipe for black banana bread which uses chocolate chips to make it even more yummy! This loaf cake makes enough for 8 people (if you are willing […]

Nigel Slater’s Sesame Seed Salmon With Mirin


Nigel Slater’s recipe for sesame seed salmon with mirin has to be one of the easiest recipes we’ve featured here on Cookery Ideas…very few ingredients and really speedy to make. Perfect! However, you may be wondering what the mirin is…I wasn’t sure what it was before I wrote this! Mirin is a type of rice […]

Gooseberry Crumble Cake


A friend of mine is very kindly going to be giving me some of her home grown red gooseberries so you can imagine how keen I was to look up recipes using these fabulous little fruits. There were obviously a fair few to choose from but I’ve opted to share with you Nigel Slater’s recipe […]

Mackerel and bacon salad


Nigel Slater has some wonderful recipes in his books, on his website and indeed on his television show. The combination for today’s recipe however is one that I have never tried – smoked mackerel and bacon. I’m sure it works really well but it’s something that I would have to have a go at to […]

Savoury apple crumble


We are now in October and apples are great this time of year. Whether you are lucky enough to have your own orchard, a couple of trees or just rely on your local market or supermarket for your supply, there are hundreds of recipes which feature apples. You may think this recipe from Nigel Slater for […]

Nigel Slater’s spelt biscuits


Before I tried this recipe from Nigel Slater I had never heard of spelt flour which has a slightly sweet and nutty flavour. In fact, when I was at the shops buying it I was amazed by the number of different flours there were – I’m so used to just buying plain or self-raising! I’ve […]