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27 Recipes

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Individual strawberry & almond tarts

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(3 ratings)
Ready-made pastry and marzipan make these tarts a doddle to make for summer dinner parties
45 minutes
Easy

Irish stew

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(40 ratings)
The trick with this classic one-pot is to use a cheaper cut of meat, which means you’ll skimp on price but not quality
2 hours and 30 minutes
Easy

Melty onion toasts

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(8 ratings)
Make the onion topping for this simple gastropub-style starter up to two days ahead
55 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Malt chocolate ice cream

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(9 ratings)
All the flavours of a gorgeous mug of malty cocoa, combined into a delicious ice cream
15 minutes
Moderately easy

Rhubarb & almond crumble tart

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(16 ratings)
A smarter version of the traditional rhubarb crumble, perfect for dinner parties - use ready-made dessert pastry to keep it simple
2 hours
Moderately easy

Green salad with avocado

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(7 ratings)
A simple, fresh-tasting salad to serve as part of a summery buffet
10 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Zingy new potato salad

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(0 ratings)
The tangy dressing gives this salad a punch and lightness that fits well into a varied buffet lunch
25 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Salmon & lemon rice pastry parcel

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(2 ratings)
Throw a whole new spin on fish pie with this flaky puff pastry bake - filled with capers, basmati and red peppers too
50 minutes
Moderately easy

Chicken with chorizo & leeks

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(3 ratings)
This Spanish-style dish is full of flavour and can be made ahead
1 hour and 30 minutes
Easy

Courgette & goat's cheese tart

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(12 ratings)
Everyone will love the summery flavours in this veggie main dish
1 hour and 40 minutes
Moderately easy
Vegetarian

Olive bread swirls

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(24 ratings)
These delicious savoury rolls make an excellent side dish for a lunch party
1 hour and 50 minutes
Moderately easy

Coconut cake

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(7 ratings)
A tasty party dessert with a juicy raspberry lime drizzle
1 hour and 25 minutes
Moderately easy

Warm duck salad with Merlot dressing

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The dressing for this filling salad is quite unusual as it has chicken stock in it, which adds a great depth of flavour
1 hour and 15 minutes
Easy

Roasted vegetable lasagne

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(71 ratings)
Young, old and in-betweens will love this vegetarian Italian-style dish
1 hour and 35 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Cherry chocolate Pavlova

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(13 ratings)
Finish your meal with this impressive dessert, with billowing cream and fresh summer fruit
2 hours
Moderately easy

Sausage casserole with garlic toasts

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(87 ratings)
Smarten up sausages and sneak in a few vital veggies too with this comforting midweek meal
45 minutes
Easy

Crunchy pesto & mozzarella baked mushrooms

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Italian green basil sauce makes a good base for this stuffed, vegetarian dish with creamy mascarpone and light rocket salad
45 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

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