Light meals

  • 1 Tom Sellers' confit salmon
    This decadent confit salmon recipe has a subtle combination of flavours and is a great way to begin a festive meal.Serves: 2Cooking Time: 45 minutesIngredients300g salmon250g Lurpak® Clarified ButterSprig of...

  • 2 10 famous world recipes
    From Britain to Spain, Africa to Greece – HELLO! Online has gathered 10 of the world's most famous recipes from the new e-booklet Travel Around the World in 80 Plates...

  • 3 Celia Brooks' Spanish gazpacho
    Gazpacho comes in many guises – some do not even use tomatoes, as it’s been around since before Columbus returned to Spain from the New World with the juicy red...

  • 4 Falafel recipe from the Middle East
    Falafels have been around for so long, nobody can be sure of their origin, though many cultures lay claim to them. Arguments flair up about ownership – the Coptic Christians...

  • 5 Zoe Adjonyoh's Ghanaian kelwele
    "This simple and quick side dish or snack is pronounced ‘Kaylaywaylay’. It’s a common street food from roadside chop bars and food stalls in Accra. There are a few different...

  • 6 Kentish rarebit by Kevin Love
    Serves 4-6 Ingredients 1 small loaf of brioche Saint Marcellin cheese 1 Braeburn apple 20g fresh apple juice 30g fructose 5g salt 1/2 head endive 1/2 granny smith apple Apple...

  • 7 Stoemp scotch egg by Kevin Love
    Serves 4 Ingredients100g mayonnaise 10g French’s mustard4 quail eggs160g mashed potato from baked potatoes16g butter2g salt5g very small diced carrot5g very small diced fennel2g very small diced endive50g flour2 eggs...

  • 8 Scampi tails by Kevin Love
    Serves 4-6Ingredients 12 scampi/langoustine tails 100g flour10g salt10g black pepper2g cayenne pepper3 eggs beatenPanko bread crumbs1 litre vegetable oil for fryingZest of 1 lemon100g mayonnaise20g lemon juiceMethod1. Mix the mayonnaise...

  • 9 Duck ham recipe by Kevin Love
    Serves 4-6IngredientsDuck ham1 duck breast 60g rock salt30g caster sugar1g crushed juniper berries2g fennel seeds2g coriander seeds2g black peppercornsZest of ½ lemon1g fresh thymeTruffle mayonnaise25g mayonnaise (good quality) 2g white...

  • 10 Madras marinated prawns recipe
    Ingredients 1 x 350g jar Loyd Grossman Madras Curry Sauce 300g raw king prawns, peeled 1 tbsp coriander, roughly chopped 1 lemon cut into wedgesMethod 1.Pour the Madras Curry sauce...

  • 11

    Chicken cobb salad with bacon bits

    Luke Thomas says: "This is my take on the classic American salad. I’ve added some watercress for a bit of a peppery bite and you can use any blue cheese...

  • 12

    Breakfast Bruschetta

    Calories: 627 (per portion)Serves 4Ingredients750g cherry tomatoes3 tbsp cold pressed rapeseed oil1 tbsp balsamic vinegar1 oval rustic loaf, cut into 4 long slices lengthways300g unsmoked bacon4 medium eggs, poached2 tbsp...

  • 13

    Pumpkin and apple soup

    Serves 6Total time required: 1 hrPreparation time: 20 minsCooking time: 40 minsIngredients60g unsalted butter1 medium onion, finely chopped200g pumpkin flesh or butternut squash, diced2 sharp-tasting apples, diced30g toasted pumpkin seeds...

  • 14

    Asparagus and poached egg salad

    Serves 2Ingredients 50g wild rocket leaves50g frisee lettuce leavesSmall bunch of asparagus spears 150ml virgin rapeseed oil50ml white wine vinegar1 dessert spoon of honey1 shallot, finely chopped2 happy egg yolks4...

  • 15

    Moroccan sweet potato and prawn salad

    Quick and easy to make and full of flavour. This dish will be sure to impress. Baby leaves such as spinach, red chard and little gem are sweet and tender...

  • 16

    Beetroot, walnut and grapefruit salad with goat's cheese

    Sweet, earthy beetroot and tangy goats’ cheese are a classic combination. Buttery baby leaf spinach, fiery rocket and spicy watercress help cut through the goat’s cheese and highlight the sweetness...

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    Gwyneth Paltrow's many-mushroom soup

    Serves about 6Preparation time 15 minutes, plus soakingCooking time 45 minutesIngredients• 3 dried shiitake mushrooms • 125ml/4 1/2fl oz boiling water • 2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil • 3...

  • 18

    Irish Soda Bread recipe

    Preparation time: 15 minutes / Cooking time: 30 minutes, plus cooling Makes 1 loaf Approximate cost of total ingredients (without salmon & dill): £2.28 Calories per serving (1/10th of loaf...

  • 19

    Chorizo and Halloumi Skewers with Tabbouleh Salad

    Dish type: SaladReady in 35 Minutes Ingredients60g Chorizo Slices250g Halloumi150g Bulgar Wheat150g Cherry tomatoesA Handful of Mint1 LemonA Handful of Parsley1 Red OnionTwo Thirds of a Vegetable Stock CubeMethod1. Soak...

  • 20

    Bedouin Chicken with Citrus Couscous and Green Beans

    Dish type: SaladReady in 25 MinutesIngredients150g Couscous1 Lemon3 Dried Apricots2 Teaspoons of Honey2 Chicken BreastsHalf a Teaspoon of CinnamonHalf a Teaspoon of Ground Cumin1 Tin of Chopped TomatoesHalf a Chicken...