Cod with salad on plate with fork

Quick summer recipes

22 Recipes

Spend less time in the kitchen and more time dining al fresco with these delicious dinners made for summer with fresh, seasonal ingredients

Cod with cucumber, avocado & mango salsa salad

4.0625

(8 ratings)

If you're looking for a healthy lunch bursting with the colours and flavours of summer, this delicious cod, avocado and mango salad is low in fat and calories...
  • 13 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Grilled peach panzanella

1.875

(2 ratings)

This refreshing salad is a new take on an Italian classic, with a touch of sweetness - pair it with pork belly for a summer roast
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Orange, fennel & rocket salad

5

(1 rating)

This fresh, fruity salad combines peppery rocket leaves, tangy citrus and a punchy mustard dressing for a full-flavoured side dish
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Herb pancake wraps with goat’s cheese

3.75

(2 ratings)

Replace flour tortillas with thin omelettes, then pile high with tasty vegetarian toppings for a low-calorie lunch - enjoy warm or cold
  • 18 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Smoked paprika prawn skewers

5

(1 rating)

Healthy and packed with summer flavours, these paprika-spiked prawn skewers are based on pintxos - the Basque version of tapas
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Green gazpacho

4.375

(4 ratings)

Try this dazzling take on the classic chilled Spanish soup - this version is made with green veg, herbs and yogurt. Add edible flower ice cubes for extra special presentation
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Thai chicken salad

5

(2 ratings)

This salad couldn't be easier to make - simply shred leftover cooked chicken and mix with Asian flavours, tropical fruit, cashew nuts and herbs
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Cumin & onion marinated beef

5

(3 ratings)

Based on the Brazilian dish churrasco, steak is flavoured with tangy Worcestershire sauce, spices, citrus and garlic
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Crunchy mozzarella salad

3.75

(1 rating)

A vegetarian rainbow salad with cucumber strips, semi-dried tomatoes, peppers, cheese and seeds
  • 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Warm lemony courgette salad

4.166665

(6 ratings)

A healthy, vibrant salad of shaved courgette, citrus and basil. Serve as a gluten-free starter or side dish
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Herbed chicken, peach & feta salad

4.5625

(12 ratings)

Dill, mint and basil really bring this bulghar wheat dish to life- use a ready-cooked chicken to save time and add the herbs and dressing at the last minute
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Spaghetti with fresh tomato sauce

4.75

(5 ratings)

Bashing tomatoes, chilli, sugar and shallots together in a pestle and mortar helps to bring out the flavours for a delicious no-cook pasta sauce. Make it more indulgent with creamy burrata cheese
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Summer ham & pea broth

4

(3 ratings)

This smart soup doesn't require any cooking- just pour hot water over stock, grains and lots of delicious green vegetables
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

Summer fruit compote

0

(0 ratings)

Add summer raspberries, blueberries and juicy plums to orange juice for a nutritious breakfast mix
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

One-pan summer eggs

4.66129

(31 ratings)

Satisfy your hunger with this fresh and easy vegetarian supper, or brunch if you prefer
  • 17 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Creamy salmon & chive bows

4.25

(3 ratings)

Five ingredients is all you'll need for this fresh and light pasta dish of gravadlax and cream cheese
  • 20 mins
  • Easy