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Summer side dish recipes

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Make a selection of our summer side dishes for an impressive spread bursting with colour and flavour. Try fresh salads, mini quiches and selection platters.

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  • Roasted vegetables served in a dish

    Roasted vegetables

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.19 ratings

    Add feta and basil to roasted vegetables for a perfect summer side dish. The trick is to cut all the veg the same size so they cook in the same amount of time

  • Peach panzanella salad served in a bowl

    Peach panzanella

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Pair this salad with barbecued chicken as part of a summer menu. Made with peaches, mozzarella and a lemon and caper dressing, it's also great on its own

  • Potato salad in bowl with spoon

    Classic potato salad

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.55 ratings

    Our classic potato salad recipe is the perfect barbecue side dish, great for picnic spreads or paired with roast leftovers. Try our easy, versatile recipe

  • Classic homemade slaw in a bowl

    Classic homemade coleslaw

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.12 ratings

    Forget shop-bought versions and make a homemade slaw. It's an ideal side dish for barbecues or to serve with burgers, salads, sandwiches and more

  • Greek salad in a bowl alongside kebabs and tzatziki

    Greek salad

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.122 ratings

    Make a fresh and colourful Greek salad in no time. It's great with grilled meats at a barbecue, or on its own as a veggie main

  • Coleslaw in bowl

    Classic coleslaw

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.23 ratings

    Make an easy classic coleslaw base then tailor it to your tastes. Apple and cheese work well, plus fennel, celeriac, raisins, spring onions or fresh herbs

  • Smashed minted peas in a bowl

    Smashed minted peas

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Enjoy a fresher, seasonal version of mushy peas. If you prefer them very soft, you can purée them. They make an ideal side dish to homemade fish and chips

  • Mexican bean salad

    Mexican bean salad

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.29 ratings

    Not one to leave your tummy rumbling, this filling salad really hits the spot and has a spicy kick

  • Slow-cooked vine tomatoes with garlic in a roasting tin

    Slow-cooked vine tomatoes with garlic

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Enjoy slow-cooked vine tomatoes with garlic as a summer side dish. Woody herbs like thyme, rosemary or bay can also be added to flavour the oil

  • Mustard potato salad

    Mustard potato salad

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.25 ratings

    This superhealthy salad is the perfect summer side dish

  • Baked cheese with roasted garlic Jersey Royals served on a platter

    Baked cheese with roasted garlic Jersey Royals

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    What can be better than dunking crispy roast Jersey Royals into gooey baked cheese? It's a simple, delicious and indulgent sharing dish

  • Baked feta with chilli & oregano

    Baked feta with chilli & oregano

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.15 ratings

    Indulge in this moreish, Mediterranean side dish with chunks of bread and plenty of summer salads

  • Mini pizza quiches

    Mini pizza quiches

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.14 ratings

    Use tortilla wraps and a muffin tin to make individually portioned egg, salami and tomato bites - ideal for lunch boxes or picnics

  • Sesame sweet potatoes served on a platter

    Barbecue sesame sweet potatoes

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.23 ratings

    Serve these glazed sweet potatoes as a side dish at a barbecue, or turn them into a summer salad by tossing through handfuls of rocket or watercress

  • Tikka skewers

    Tikka skewers

    A star rating of 4.1 out of 5.9 ratings

    Veggies needn't feel left out at barbecues with these Indian-spiced kebabs

  • Buttery baked corn on the cob

    Buttery baked corn on the cob

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.19 ratings

    The taste of warm, buttery corn on the cob is hard to beat on a summer day, and it makes a great side dish to spicy chicken

  • Carrot, orange & avocado salad

    Carrot, orange & avocado salad

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.11 ratings

    This zingy side salad is packed full of goodness and it adds a touch of colour to any dish

  • Speedy Tex-Mex rice

    Speedy Tex-Mex rice

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.6 ratings

    Ditch the boring burger buns and try this easy side dish with burgers or chicken at your next barbecue

  • Scotch eggs

    Scotch eggs

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.7 ratings

    A hidden layer of bacon makes this traditional Scotch egg recipe extra special

  • A plate serving charred courgettes, runner beans & ricotta

    Charred courgettes, runner beans & ricotta

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.15 ratings

    This vegetarian side dish of charred courgettes and runner beans sings summer and also has a small bite of hot chilli. It goes down well at barbecues

  • A caramelised onion focaccia cut into pieces

    Caramelised onion focaccia

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.6 ratings

    Cut this onion focaccia into squares or tear and share – it's an ideal side dish for a barbecue alongside summer salads and can be made a day ahead

  • Beetroot hummus party platter served with vegetables and toast

    Beetroot hummus party platter

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.5 ratings

    This one-platter-serves-all beetroot hummus will be a big hit, and doesn’t require any cooking

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