Rosy Melon & Strawberries

The combination of sweet melon and strawberries macerated in rose wine and a hint of rose water is a delightful start to a special meal. Serves: 4 Preparation time: 2 …

Spiced Fruit Soup

This delicately flavoured apple and apricot soup is gently spiced with ginger and allspice, and finished with a swirl of soured cream. Serves: 4-6 Preparation time: 7 ¾ hours Cooking …

Strawberry Roulade

Serve this moist light sponge rolled up with an almond and strawberry fromage frais (yogurt) filling for a delicious tea-time treat. Serves: 8 Preparation time: 30 minutes Cooking time: 10 …

Beetroot & Orange Salad

Use freshly cooked beetroot in this unusual combination of colours and flavours, as beetroot soaked in vinegar will spoil the delicate balance. Serves: 4 Preparation time: 2 ¼ hours Cooking …

Aubergine (Eggplant) Cake

This dish would make a stunning dinner party dish, yet it contains simple ingredients and is easy to make. Serves: 4 Preparation time: 55 minutes Cooking time: 35 minutes   …

Thai Red Chicken

This is a really colourful dish, the red of the tomatoes perfectly complementing the orange of the sweet potato. Serves: 4 Preparation time: 10 minutes Cooking time: 35 minutes   …

Special Piquant Fish Cakes

The combination of pink- and white-fleshed fish, with a tasty tomato sauce, transforms the humble fish into something a bit special. Serves: 4 Preparation time: 2 hours Cooking time: 55 …

Minty Lamb Burgers

A tasty alternative to traditional hamburgers, these lamb burgers are flavoured with mint and are accompanied with a smooth minty dressing. Serves: 4 Preparation time: 40 minutes Cooking time: 20 …

Pork Chops & Spicy Beans

A tasty and substantial dish, and the spicy bean mixture, served on its own, also makes a good accompaniment to other meat or chicken dishes. Serves: 4 Preparation time: 5 …

Baked Stuffed Onions

Spanish onions are ideal for this recipe, as they have a milder, sweeter flavour that is not too overpowering. Serves: 4 Preparation time: 15 minutes Cooking time: 2 ¼ hours …