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  • Pomegranate Pimm's

    Pomegranate Pimm's

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.1 rating

    Add an extra fruity twist to this classic summer drink with pomegranate juice and seeds - double up the quantities to please a crowd

  • 3 dessert glasses serving Eton mess

    Eton mess

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.32 ratings

    Few desserts say summer like Eton mess. Crunchy meringue, whipped cream and strawberry sauce is a winning combination, best served al fresco

  • Strawberry & elderflower gateau served on a cake stand

    Strawberry & elderflower gateau

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.19 ratings

    Make this stunning strawberry and elderflower gateau in just 30 minutes. As well as looking amazing, it tastes as good as anything from a top-end patisserie

  • Elderflower & lemon celebration cake served on a cake stand and decorated with fresh flowers

    Lemon & elderflower celebration cake

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.103 ratings

    Decorate this simple elderflower and lemon cake with edible flowers for a showstopping celebration dessert. It's perfect for a wedding or birthday

  • Clotted cream splits

    Clotted cream splits

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.20 ratings

    A grown up twist on an old classic from your childhood, these splits still taste delicious

  • Swirly lemon drizzle fingers

    Swirly lemon drizzle fingers

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.43 ratings

    Polenta (sometimes called fine cornmeal)
    gives this cake its yellow colour and soft
    texture

  • Brown sugar pavlova topped with fruit and served on a plate

    Brown sugar pavlova with fruit

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Delight guests at your next summer gathering with this brown sugar pavlova topped with passion fruit, strawberries, raspberries and pineapple

  • Pimm's scones served with strawberries and mint, on a light blue plate

    Pimm's scones

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.7 ratings

    Two classics combined into doubly delicious results, these scones will go down a treat at a summer party, served with lashings of Pimm's-soaked fruit and boozy whipped cream

  • A plate serving Eton mess cheesecake

    Eton mess cheesecake

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.22 ratings

    If you’re after a summer dessert to impress, try this decadent Eton mess cheesecake filled with creamy mascarpone, topped with meringues and strawberries

  • Apricot & pistachio frangipane blondies

    Apricot & pistachio frangipane blondies

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.11 ratings

    Make the most of summer's sweet, golden apricots with these moreish apricot and pistachio frangipane blondies. They make a perfect treat for afternoon tea

  • Two glasses of Pimm’s slushie

    Pimm’s slushie

    A star rating of 3.5 out of 5.4 ratings

    Pimms and slushie: two words you may not have considered together but which combine to make the ultimate summer drink. Lemon sorbet is the magic ingredient

  • Strawberry cheesecake Eton mess served in a dessert glass

    Strawberry cheesecake Eton mess

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.8 ratings

    Combine two mighty desserts – cheesecake and Eton mess – to make this indulgent summer treat packed with ginger biscuits, meringue, strawberries and cream

  • Crust-less quiche in baking parchment

    Crustless quiche

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.20 ratings

    Make an easy crustless quiche to cut out the faff of making pastry. It's packed with cheese, smoky pancetta and green veg for a lovely lunch or picnic dish

  • Chicken, ham & asparagus picnic pie on white board with the first slice cut

    Chicken, ham & asparagus picnic pie

    A star rating of 3.5 out of 5.4 ratings

    Create a showstopping picnic pie with chicken, ham, asparagus and pistachios. It takes a bit of effort, but it’s well worth it and can be made ahead

  • A glass of Pimm's cocktail

    Pimm's

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.16 ratings

    This Pimm's cup cocktail is a true taste of summer. Make up this fruity punch with lemonade, fresh mint leaves, cucumber, orange slices and strawberries

  • Easy coronation chicken served on a plate with salad

    Easy coronation chicken

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.137 ratings

    Make a classic coronation chicken filling to serve with jacket potatoes or in sandwiches and salads. It's an excellent way to use up leftover chicken after a roast

  • A plate serving strawberry & basil tart

    Strawberry & basil tart

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.3 ratings

    Make a showstopper dessert for a picnic or dinner party using fresh strawberries. They team so well with the shortbread base, basil and creamy custard centre

  • Egg & cress club sandwiches cut into triangles

    Egg & cress club sandwich

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.8 ratings

    Enjoy these toasted egg and cress club sandwiches as part of a summer family picnic. Skewer each sandwich with a sandwich pick and serve with crisps

  • Strawberry jelly summer pudding served in a loaf tin

    Strawberry jelly summer pudding

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.4 ratings

    Use frozen strawberries to create a jammy, juicy summer pudding and brioche in place of bread to make this dessert even more indulgent

  • Spiced hummingbird cake served on a cake stand

    Hummingbird cake

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.23 ratings

    This showstopping spiced hummingbird cake tastes of summer, with pineapple and banana flavours, tangy cream cheese frosting and delicate edible flowers

  • Roasted tomato & pancetta mini quiches on a tray

    Picnic quiches

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.6 ratings

    A crisp, short pastry base and a pancetta, cherry tomato and parmesan filling make these perfectly portable tartlets ideal for picnics and summer days out

  • Strawberry & pistachio olive oil cake served in slices

    Strawberry & pistachio olive oil cake

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.9 ratings

    Try this versatile strawberry and pistachio cake made with olive oil and polenta or cornmeal. Perfect for afternoon tea or dessert, it’s also gluten-free

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