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With its deep green, peppery leaves, this fresh salad ingredient can also be cooked and wilted.

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  • Lamb tagliata with watercress & tomatoes

    Lamb tagliata with watercress & tomatoes

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Traditionally this Italian dish uses thinly sliced beef, rocket and Parmesan, but this version is given a simple twist with British seasonal produce

  • A bowl serving bean, tomato & watercress salad

    Bean, tomato & watercress salad

    A star rating of 2.5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Try this gluten-free, vegan salad with filling beans and fresh watercress for a quick, light meal. It has just four ingredients and three of your five-a-day

  • A bowl of artichoke & watercress linguine on a wooden table

    Artichoke & watercress linguine

    A star rating of 3.2 out of 5.5 ratings

    Whip up this tasty vegetarian linguine dish in 25 minutes with just four ingredients. Full of flavour, it also contains two of your five-a-day

  • A plate of gammon with watercress & mustard lentils on a wooden table

    Gammon with watercress & mustard lentils

    A star rating of 3.5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Rustle up this gluten-free meal of gammon with nutritious watercress and lentils using just four ingredients. It's quick and easy but nicely filling

  • Pea, ham hock & watercress salad

    Pea, ham hock & watercress salad

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.3 ratings

    Pea, ham and parsley are one of life's great combinations - this green salad with mustard dressing is simple, fresh and healthy

  • 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

  • Watercress mayonnaise

    Watercress mayonnaise

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Shop-bought mayo isn't a patch on homemade, especially this vibrant, peppery version - gorgeous with poached salmon

  • Smoked salmon & watercress pinwheels

    Smoked salmon & watercress pinwheels

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    These decorative fish bites may dazzle as a quick canapé, but require just four simple ingredients rolled up

  • 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

  • Watercress risotto with goat's cheese in a bowl

    Watercress risotto with goat's cheese

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.3 ratings

    Enjoy springtime in a bowl with a vibrant watercress risotto with a goat's cheese and hazelnut topping that complements the earthy flavours of the watercress

  • 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

  • Salmon & watercress quiche

    Salmon & watercress quiche

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.17 ratings

    This fab cook-ahead quiche makes a brilliant casual feed-a-crowd dish

  • Salmon & watercress parcels

    Salmon & watercress parcels

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.6 ratings

    These smart little parcels take less than an hour to cook from frozen

  • Ham, tomato & watercress tart

    Ham, tomato & watercress tart

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.7 ratings

    The secret to this tart is its cheesy, crisp polenta crust. Fabulous warm or cold and perfect for picnics

  • Creamy pea & watercress pasta

    Creamy pea & watercress pasta

    A star rating of 3.2 out of 5.6 ratings

    This zesty pasta dish is superhealthy and packed with summer flavour

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