• Pick & mix pesto pasta salad bar

    Pick & mix pesto pasta salad bar

    Put out all the ingredients for classic pasta salad with pesto dressing and let the kids pick whatever they like to stir in – it's great for fussy eaters 

  • Next level fried chicken

    Next level fried chicken

    Choose boneless thighs to make the ultimate fried chicken. For the coating, we've come up with a method that results in the crispiest finish ever

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  • Oxtail soup

    Oxtail soup

    Forget canned soup – this homemade oxtail soup has great taste. The recipe takes a little more effort, but if you can spare the time it's well worth it

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  • Next level bakewell tart

    Next level bakewell tart

    Serve for dessert or as an afternoon tea, the bakewell tart is a baking classic. We've upped the ante to make the crumbliest pastry and fabulous frangipane

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  • Chicken, ham & asparagus picnic pie

    Chicken, ham & asparagus picnic pie

    Contains pork – recipe is for non-Muslims only

    Create a showstopping picnic pie with chicken, ham, asparagus and pistachios. It takes a bit of effort, but it’s well worth it and can be made ahead

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  • Double cheese & spring vegetable tart

    Double cheese & spring vegetable tart

    This savoury make-ahead tart has a delicious crumbly base – no one will realise it's shop-bought pastry! Fill with goat's cheese and beautiful spring veg including asparagus and fresh peas  

  • Jelly & custard trifle squares

    Jelly & custard trifle squares

    Create this retro jelly and custard trifle using cheat’s ingredients. It’s a completely make-ahead dessert, so ideal for a stress-free get together 

  • Satay sauce

    Satay sauce

    Whip up this simple peanut sauce recipe in just 10 minutes. Serve with chicken or vegetable skewers for a starter or party nibble. Kids love it too!