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This month’s issue is brim-full of ideas for making the most of the warm weather and the last few weeks of summer. If you’re getting out the barbecue for the family, try MasterChef’s Dean Edwards’ stunning Lean & Mean Tex-Mex burgers. Join the craze for street food by making some of your own with recipes for BBQ beef short ribs and Yakitori corn pops. We all know that a good breakfast is important, but sometimes there never seems to be the time. So check out our super-speedy ideas for a satisfying start to the day, as well as healthy packed lunches to enjoy at work or at home.

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In this month's issue

Everyday Easy

We have ten tasty ideas on the table in 30 minutes or less to get you going this month. Low-fat nacho’s, sweet chilli chicken and fish & chips with a spicy twist, tastier and quicker than a takeaway. Treat yourself to a gorgeous posh pud too, you won’t believe something this fancy only takes 10 minutes.

Weekend Winners

Got more time on your hands at the weekend? Earn serious brownie points with our posh picnic for two. And do you have a pack of chicken thighs lurking in the freezer? We show you there’s so much more you can do with them than just curry. We also have some great ideas for courgettes if you have a glut, plus some clever, no-bake showstoppers. 

Get Baking

If you make one thing this month you have got to try our frozen raspberry & honeycomb tart – it’s raspberry ripple heaven! And take a ‘lunch bake’ with recipes for jumbo sausage roll and tasty cheese scones, perfect for a leisurely weekend lunch.

TV Cooks

There’s plenty to choose from your favourite TV chefs. James Martin cooks up a tasty Sunday brunch of cheesy hash browns. And if you're trying Dean Edwards’ burgers, why not have a go at his ultimate take on kebabs! Stuck for a smart starter? Saturday Kitchen favourite Theo Randell has a delicious soup for you to try.

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