These heart-shaped cookies with a crunchy mint filling are fun for children to make and give as a present
Make Scandinavian-style meatballs flecked with fruit and serve with a lingonberry dip
Big jugs of cocktails are great for a party, let guests help themselves to this cranberry and dark rum drink
The secret to really great roast potatoes, fluffy parboiled potatoes and hot oil - simple!
Whizz up this fish dip with hot tangy mustard notes, cream cheese, lemon and dill - great for a last minute party dish
A little like a Waldorf salad, these individual green pots with walnuts, celery and parsley are great on a party spread
Use up abundant roast meat in a healthy salad with aubergine, tomatoes, pomegranate and mint
Try beef cheek and lamb or ox kidney is this sumptuous pie with homemade pastry. Use a piece of bone marrow as a pie funnel - it's a talking point!
Use bulghar wheat as the base for this Middle Eastern salad of superhealthy greens, feta cheese and spices
It takes mere minutes to whip up this homemade Italian sauce - blitz basil, nuts, cheese and garlic then stir into pasta
A meat-free, dairy-free Middle Eastern-style mix of citrus, healthy grains and nutritional pulses - great for lunchboxes
Bake baby new potatoes until crisp then serve with a creamy dressing as a stylish yet budget-friendly canapé
A rich sauce for roast poultry - use chicken wings, bacon and white wine for added flavour
How do you serve your Brussels? We like ours in plenty of butter, sweet roasted onion and peas for added vibrancy
Cheese and pineapple on a stick gets a totally tropical transformation - use watermelon and mango and sprinkle with poppyseeds