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  • Asparagus & crab salad

    Asparagus & crab salad

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    This wonderfully fresh dish is full of light, shellfish flavours and makes the perfect start to a relaxed dinner party

  • Eton mess scones

    Eton mess scones

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.1 rating

    Take the classic strawberry, clotted cream and meringue combo and serve it on easy-to-make scones- irresistible

  • Crispy filo tart with seasonal veg

    Crispy filo tart with seasonal veg

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.8 ratings

    This light, zesty tart is packed with asparagus, courgette, herbs and feta. Best served al fresco

  • Soft-boiled egg, bacon & watercress salad

    Soft-boiled egg, bacon & watercress salad

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Crispy bacon and a perfectly cooked egg with oozing yellow yolk is a brunch staple - this version teams it with watercress

  • Pea, bean & bacon tart

    Pea, bean & bacon tart

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    Make the most of peas and beans with this layered quiche combined with lardons and Parmesan cheese

  • Gooseberry ice cream

    Gooseberry ice cream

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.8 ratings

    Churning your own frozen dessert is a little effort, but great for using up seasonal fruit

  • Watercress mashed potato

    Watercress mashed potato

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.3 ratings

    Creamy mash laced with good-for-you greens makes for a simple, low-fat side that's budget friendly too

  • Rhubarb & custard cake

    Rhubarb & custard cake

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.242 ratings

    This recipe tastes even better with homegrown rhubarb

  • Linguine with watercress & almond pesto

    Linguine with watercress & almond pesto

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.11 ratings

    Make your own Italian sauce from nuts, garlic and watercress, add a touch of lemon and serve with pasta

  • Easy gooseberry cobbler

    Easy gooseberry cobbler

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.7 ratings

    This low-fat and satisfying cobbler is the perfect way to end a roast lunch with friends in summer

  • Salmon & spinach with tartare cream

    Salmon & spinach with tartare cream

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.168 ratings

    Ever-versatile salmon is as popular on our shopping lists as chicken. Make the most of it with this impressive recipe

  • Strawberries & cream layer

    Strawberries & cream layer

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.4 ratings

    Turn strawberries and cream into a pudding to remember with the simple addition of puff pastry sheets

  • Creamy spinach soup

    Creamy spinach soup

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.90 ratings

    The lovely, leafy spinach in this recipe makes for a flavoursome and intriguing bright-green soup

  • Thai spinach bites

    Thai spinach bites

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.6 ratings

    These little Thai nibbles are ready in just 10 minutes

  • Cheesy spinach bake

    Cheesy spinach bake

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.20 ratings

    Add some glamour to your lunchbox with this smart vegetarian recipe

  • Pork with black pudding & roasted rhubarb

    Pork with black pudding & roasted rhubarb

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.40 ratings

    A great dinner party dish that can be prepared 24 hours ahead, leaving just the sauce to prepare on the day

  • Rhubarb & vanilla jam

    Rhubarb & vanilla jam

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.68 ratings

    Homemade jam doesn't have to be just a summer treat with this sweet-sharp seasonal recipe

  • Rhubarb & date chutney

    Rhubarb & date chutney

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.55 ratings

    Keep this tucked away for a month so flavours can develop and then serve it with cheese, pâté, cold meats, sandwiches – you name it

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