This Vietnamese chicken salad is the perfect salad to make with the leftovers in your refrigerator. Quick to assemble and super tasty, it is the perfect lunch or dinner in summer. Make plenty of the base dressing in advance and store it for months in advance, and simply add the garlic and lime to liven to the amount you need for the salad on the day. [Read more…] about Vietnamese chicken salad
If you’d like an alternative to a mayonnaise-based potato salad, think about this Italian-inspired option. It uses a simple dressing and can be assembled in minutes. Cook the potatoes in advance, refrigerate until the morning you are serving it, then toss them briefly in boiled water to warm before serving so the dressing absorbs nicely. For a vegan alternative, pump up the capers and omit the anchovies. [Read more…] about Italian potato salad
Looking for a dessert that is big on show and taste? Look no further. This berry panettone dessert is perfect for Christmas Day when panettone are in shops everywhere. You can make it a few days in advance and then simply top with fresh berries and icing sugar on the day. We have one version using alcohol and mascarpone, and another with vanilla-infused milk and cream for a slightly cheaper version of this tasty dessert. [Read more…] about Berry panettone dessert
Rocky road is great to make as an edible gift. The kids can even make it themselves to give to their teachers or friends. Cut into a slab or break into chunks for a moreish treat. [Read more…] about Rocky road
This rice and cranberry salad is a perfect Christmas Day offering, made festive with the red of the cranberries and the green of the loose leaf salad. We recommend making it on the day and serving it at room temperature. [Read more…] about Rice and cranberry salad
These gingerbread stars are nice and crisp – perfect for hanging as ornaments on the Christmas tree. Add them to the tree on Christmas Eve and they will be fine to eat the next morning. Also useful as table setting decorations, or great stacked up and wrapped in cellophane as gifts.