Fish recipes

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Pan fried cod with a cockle and brown shrimp sauce

I do love fish but I’m certainly not adventurous enough when it comes to cooking it. I recently went to a lovely London pub and had a dish of sole with brown shrimps which was delectable. My cousin who I was lunching with went for a sea bream dish which had cockles in the sauce. […]

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Amazing Asian prawn salad

I recently made this delicious salad when we had friends round for dinner. With a lovely base of herbs and zesty dressing topped with quickly fried juicy prawns, it’s the perfect light, fresh starter. Serves 4 12 large prawns, shelled but with tail still on 1 cucumber, peeled into ribbons 2 handfuls basil leaves 2 […]

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Smoked mackerel, watercress and horseradish potato salad

This salad is quick to make and the combination of firm new potatoes, zesty horseradish and the peppery mackerel and watercress is just perfect. I served it with beetroot which is also the perfect match with all the other ingredients. It also works well as a starter, just make the portions smaller. Serves 4 500g […]

Big Cheese of the month, Fish recipes, Pasta recipes, Uncategorized, Vegetarian recipes

Big cheese of the month: Parmigiano Reggiano

Welcome to the start of a new series on one of my favourite foods…cheese. This month, in celebration of my trip in the summer to the wonderful Emilia-Romagna region of Italy, I’m starting with Parmesan. In Parma and the surrounding area you’ll find Parmesan eaten as a starter, in a main course, and as dessert…it’s […]

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Chilli garlic prawns

This is one of my favourite dishes from Spain, you get versions of it all over the country. Juicy prawns and plenty of garlic are the key ingredients and it’s important to cook it really quickly in a hot pan. I usually serve it with fresh bread and just bring the pan straight to the […]

Fish recipes

Recipe: My delicious and foolproof three-fish pie

Three fish pie recipe I’ve been trying to make the perfect fish pie for years now and think I’ve finally done it! Previous results were too dry, too liquid, too bland, you name it – none of them good, at last I’ve cracked it. This recipe is also very easy as you don’t cook any […]