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Warm smoked mackerel with pickled cucumbers recipe

This quick cucumber salad works beautifully with mackerel, or any fish for that matter<p>The cucumbers need at least 2 hours in the vinegar so you will need to prepare them in advance. Once you’ve done that, the rest of the dish takes seconds to prepare.<p><b>SERVES</b><br>4<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><br>1 cucumber<br>50ml/2 fl oz red …

Seafood

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Roasted Chicken Thighs with Lemon and Oregano

4 Servings<p>Prep Time: 20 min<p>Total Time: 30 min<p>December 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 lemon<p>4 large or 8 small skin-on, boneless chicken thighs<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>3 teaspoons olive oil, divided<p>3 sprigs oregano<p>1 tablespoon minced shallot<p>1/2 garlic clove, minced<p>1/8 teaspoon crushed red …

Seafood

Slow-cooked courgettes with grilled salmon and red chilli sauce recipe

Beautifully braised, slow cooked courgettes and delicate flakey salmon make up this wonderful and healthy summer dish<p>Braised courgettes turn into a well-seasoned, flavourful mush – a brilliant side for salmon<p><b>SERVES</b><p>4<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>4 tbsp olive oil, plus a little extra to grill<br>• 2 garlic cloves, finely …

Caramelised apple & walnut strudel

A warming autumnal pudding full of fruit and spices<p>Ingredients<p>100g golden granulated sugar, plus extra<br>• seeds scraped from 1 vanilla pod<br>• 4 Granny Smith …

Baking

Coastal green coconut fish curry recipe

The food writer Maunika Gowardhan shares her mother's recipe for hirwa fish kalwan, a lovely green coconut curry with white fish<p>This is my mum's recipe and it's my favourite way to cook seafood. Always check the strength of your tamarind paste. Mine is slightly weaker so I've added 2 tsp although …

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Waitrose: raspberry mousse shots

These cute Raspberry mousse shots are a real treat and the perfect ending to afternoon tea<p><b>Video by Waitrose</b><p>Makes: 8<p><b>Ingredients</b><p><i>400g raspberries</i><p><i>50g golden caster sugar</i><p><i>1 egg white</i><p><i>100ml double cream</i><p><i>Amaretti biscuits, to serve</i><p>Method<p>1. Reserve 8 of the raspberries for garnish and place the rest with half …

Dessert

Waitrose: rosemary and gruyere straws recipe

Watch this quick and simple recipe for rosemary and gruyere straws - perfect for picnics and afternoon tea<p><b>Video by Waitrose</b><p><b>Ingredients</b><p><i>Plain flour, for dusting</i><p><i>500g Jus-Rol Puff Pastry</i><p><i>1 egg, beaten</i><p><i>20g pack rosemary</i><p><i>75g Gruyère, grated</i><p>Method<p>1. Preheat the oven to 220°C, gas mark 7. On a lightly floured …

Waitrose: Jammy Dodgers recipe

Who doesn't love a jammy dodger? Learn how to make them with this easy guide<p><b>Video by Waitrose</b><p>Preparation time: 20 minutes plus chilling<p>Cooking time: 12 minutes<p>Total time: 32 minutes plus chilling 35 minutes<p>Makes: 12<p><b>Ingredients</b><p><i>225g unsalted butter, at room temperature</i><p><i>125g icing sugar, plus extra for</i> …