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We’re celebrating summer with lots of lovely warm-weather recipes this month, including some great picnic food and meat-free barbecue ideas, as well as our pick of the best barbecue equipment. There are also lots of delicious bakes, including Mary Berry’s coffee cupcakes and a delicious apricot pastry. On sale Wednesday 4th June

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In this month's issue

Speedy meals

As ever, our main focus is on quick and easy recipes for busy days, and our 20 Quick Weeknight Meals section gives you a whole month of delicious ideas. Also this month, Gino D’Campo cooks up some speedy Italian dishes, plus, if you’re like us and always have half a jar of pesto left in the fridge, we’ve got some quick and easy ideas for mains and sides too.

Get baking

If you're into baking there are lots of sweet and savoury ideas you’ll want to make again and again. Pack up a picnic with our tasty bakes that are easily transportable, and we defy anyone not to love our ultra cute rose cupcakes!

Cookery School

Each month, we bring you a new technique to learn to help speed up your cooking and make the most of the time you spend in the kitchen. This month, we're off to Spain to sample paella. With our easy step-by-step guide you'll be cooking an authentic Spanish dish you'll be proud of.

TV Cooks

There are some great recipes from the BBC chefs this month. James Martin has some tasty ideas for the barbecue and BBC Great British Bake Off’s Edd Kimber shows you how to make two simple but show-stopping cakes!

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