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Mary Berry’s Extra Special Salmon & Prawn Potato Salad


When it comes to summer eating, how many of you are ultimately underwhelmed by potato salad? In my experience, it never really strays very far from the standard boiled spuds and mayonnaise. There might be a small amount of parsley or even some crispy lardons. On the whole though, we’re never really that adventurous.  Thankfully, […]

Jamie Oliver’s Roasted Salmon Tail With Sunshine Salad


Roasted salmon tail might not come across as a summer dish but once you’ve seen the final product, you’ll want to try it! The salmon is flavoured with green tea, garlic and sesame oil – an unusual selection of seasoning for this kind of fish. However, it does sound rather exciting! The salad can be […]

Raymond Blanc’s Chicory And Roquefort Salad


While checking for what’s new on the BBC Good Food channel on YouTube, I came across Raymond Blanc’s Chicory Walnut Roquefort Salad. It was published back in 2014 but seeing as it’s summer and I love Roquefort, I just had to share it! The ingredients should all be readily available including the chicory, walnuts and pears. […]

Nigella’s Poached Salmon, Avocado, Watercress And Pumpkin Seed Salad


Have you ever tried poached salmon in your salad? It’s actually a lot easier than you think, especially if you follow this recipe by Nigella Lawson. As you know, I love simple recipes that are packed with flavour and this idea is no exception. The salmon is placed in a pan, along with spring onions and peppercorns. […]

Italian Style Mackerel Balls With Salad For #InsalataDay


A few years ago I was chatting with a group of bloggers and we were wondering about nutrition and cooking and the future of food blogging, after the whole amount of foodporn we daily see on the web. A correct daily diet is important for our health, that’s what medics say, but healthy eating is generally considered […]

3 Easy Hummus Recipes From Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall


With summer not far away, I’ve been checking out various hummus recipes. It’s really not that difficult to make and can be a lovely addition to a salad. Especially if you include some flat bread. You can turn an everyday lunch in to something much more interesting. There are many varying hummus recipes and not all of […]

Three Exciting Potato Salads You Need To See!


Potato salad is the quick and easy side dish that everyone loves to put on the table in the summer. Goes great with BBQ meat, fish and grilled veggies. It’s one of those versatile recipes that takes minutes to make and everyone likes. What could be simpler that boiling some spuds, drain and tip into […]

5 Great Recipes For Asparagus Lovers Everywhere!


Seeing asparagus at my local market is a reassuring sign that summer is on it’s way. The vegetable stalls are still packed with large bundles of it, bright green sticks fresh from the fields. However, there are two problems… the season for it is relatively short most people are not really sure what to do with it! […]

Super Salad Recipes – For Spring, Summer And Beyond!


Are you looking for a great salad? They’re great at any time of the year, either as a dish in it own right or as an accompaniment to something else. Somehow they just seem better in the summer. What ever you are looking for and whenever you want to eat one, we have a salad recipe for […]

Arugula Salad with Homemade Orange Champagne Vinaigrette, Pinenuts, Baked Chicken Herbs De Provence and Hard Boiled Eggs


Light, easy, and delicious, this is a lovely spring or summer time meal with only six ingredients! For this meal, the chicken will take the longest to cook. For this reason I am going to start with it first. Baked Chicken Herbs De Provence Fresh boneless skinless chicken breasts Herbs De Provence Sea salt or […]