Alfresco spread

Al fresco recipes

35 Recipes

Transport your dining to the great outdoors.

Pea, bean & bacon tart


(3 ratings)

Make the most of peas and beans with this layered quiche combined with lardons and Parmesan cheese
  • 1 hour and 45 mins
  • Easy

Mediterranean potato salad


(11 ratings)

Swap a mayonnaise base for cherry tomatoes, olives, roasted red peppers and fresh Italian herbs in this low-fat salad
  • 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Almond & lemon meringue roulade


(16 ratings)

This pudding from reader Elizabeth Clark is the perfect centrepiece, complete with chewy meringue, creamy lemon filling and retro decoration
  • 50 mins
  • More effort

Grown-up limeade


(2 ratings)

A grown-up summer drink with a pleasantly bitter bite
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

Prawn bruschetta skewers


(2 ratings)

Enjoy a lazy lunch in the garden with these low-fat, prepare-ahead skewers - perfect for sharing
  • 15 mins
  • Easy