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Seasonal September recipes

48 Recipes

Blackberries, plums and more...

Marrow chutney

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(3 ratings)
What will you do with your courgette glut? Make the most of them in a fruity chutney with ginger, apples, sultanas and shallots
1 hour and 5 minutes
Moderately easy
Vegetarian

Butternut ricotta tart with fiery rocket salad

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(1 ratings)
A sheet of ready-rolled puff pastry makes for a simple speedy supper- we top ours with cream cheese, sage, nutmeg and squash
1 hour and 5 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Fudgy fig roll

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(1 ratings)
The flavours of the traditional biscuit are turned into a Swiss roll, with added nutmeg, cinnamon, banana in the sponge and a touch of fig jam
1 hour and 15 minutes
Moderately easy

Orchard crumble

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Got a glut? Use this season’s bounty to bake this gorgeous pud- we chose plums, figs, apples and blackberries
1 hour and 25 minutes
Easy

Plum & almond pastry

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(5 ratings)
This open fruit tart looks and tastes fantastic for very little effort - frangipane flavours complement sugar plums
30 minutes
Easy

Creamy pumpkin & lentil soup

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Whether you're carving a Halloween pumpkin or have picked up a cheap squash, use the plentiful flesh and seeds in this soup
50 minutes
Easy
Healthy

Rich tomato soup with pesto

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(91 ratings)
When you’ve got rich tinned tomatoes and intense, fruity SunBlush tomatoes, there’s no reason not to enjoy homemade tomato soup in the depths of winter.
25 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Layered aubergine & lentil bake

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(5 ratings)
Puy lentils bulk out this low-calorie vegetarian bake with mozzarella cheese, tomato and basil sauce and roasted aubergines
1 hour
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian

Gingery plum cake

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(5 ratings)
Serve this hearty fruit sponge with a dollop of something creamy- it would also work with raspberries instead of plums
1 hour and 25 minutes
Easy

Late-summer tomato & carrot salad

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This vibrant vegetarian side dish is dressed with chilli, spring onion and balsamic vinegar, then sprinkled with crunchy pumpkin seeds
15 minutes
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian

Smashed curried marrow

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(1 ratings)
A delicious vegetarian side dish to spice up a main course- it works well with roast lamb or chicken
40 minutes
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian

Roast grouse with blackcurrant & beetroot sauce

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Available from August, this game bird is best served with a fresh, full-flavoured fruit sauce and a dash of whisky to boot
2 hours and 20 minutes
Moderately easy

Homemade tomato chutney

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(29 ratings)
Simple to make and is particularly good served with a hard cheese.
1 hour and 40 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Blackberry & apple mallow traybake

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(2 ratings)
Dainty sponge bites packed with fruit and topped with crunchy almonds and a light meringue whirl
1 hour and 30 minutes
Moderately easy

Tomato & basil sauce

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(38 ratings)
Save time and money with this simple and tasty sauce, great with pasta, meat or fish
15 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Pear & blackberry crumbles

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(26 ratings)
Use pear instead of apple in these individual versions of the classic pud with a crunchy pistachio topping
45 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Maple plum crumble

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(22 ratings)
The classic plum crumble recipe is given a sweet twist to make it even more perfect
30 minutes
Easy

Rainbow tomato salad

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Use seasonal tomatoes in different colours, shapes and sizes and sprinkle basil to give this side salad a dazzling finish
10 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Blackberry coulis

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(9 ratings)
This vibrant and versatile fruit sauce is perfect for serving with ice cream, pancakes or layered up in creamy desserts
20 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Gales blackberry & apple pie

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(4 ratings)
A wholesome fruity pie bursting with winter flavours
1 hour
Moderately easy

Mini baked Alaskas with boozy cherry centres

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A much-loved favourite with a modern-day twist - and all the components can be prepared in advance
35 minutes
Moderately easy
Vegetarian

Farmhouse blackberry & apple pie

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(4 ratings)
A comforting pudding using fresh late summer produce
2 hours and 10 minutes
Moderately easy

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