Easy dinner party mains

Your dinner party will run smoothly with our easy main course recipes. Dishes like the herb-crusted rack of lamb and the fillet of beef are real showstoppers.

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Thai green beef and veg curry

Beef curry recipes

Thai green beef and veg curry

Ditch the takeaway and make your own Thai green curry. Quick, easy and full of...

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Indonesian pork satay

Friday night dinners

Indonesian pork satay

A sticky satay sauce makes these Indonesian pork kebabs impossible to resist. You can cook...

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John Whaite’s chorizo and chickpeas braised in cider

Dinner inspiration in 20 minutes

John Whaite’s chorizo and chickpeas braised in cider

John Whaite’s clever marriage of chorizo, cider and chickpeas makes an excellent dinner that’s ready...

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Stuffed pork fillet with creamed butter beans

Creamy pork recipes

Stuffed pork fillet with creamed butter beans

This elegant dinner party main sees parma ham-wrapped pork fillet served on a bed of...

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Malaysian slow-cooked beef curry

Beef curry recipes

Malaysian slow-cooked beef curry

A deeply aromatic sauce with beef that’s fall-apart tender – this Malaysian curry recipe proves...

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Easy pork tenderloin with roasted feta, rosemary, sage and olive oil potatoes

Quick and easy pork recipes

Easy pork tenderloin with roasted feta, rosemary, sage...

Pork tenderloin is cooked nestled among crispy potatoes, feta and herbs in this easy midweek...

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Soused sardines with red cabbage and seaweed salad cream

Red cabbage recipes

Soused sardines with red cabbage and seaweed salad...

Bread is essential in Nathan Outlaw’s pickled sardine recipe – you’ll need it to mop...

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Megrim sole with smoked bacon, fennel and cockles

Megrim sole with smoked bacon, fennel and cockles

Capers, smoked bacon and fennel enhance the subtle seafood flavours in this quick fish supper...

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Proper chicken caesar salad

Proper chicken caesar salad

The combination of chicken, bacon, garlicky dressing and chunky sourdough croutons in this proper caesar...

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Whole sea bass with purple sprouting broccoli, chilli and garlic

Easy dinner party mains

Whole sea bass with purple sprouting broccoli, chilli...

Whole sea bass makes an impressive dinner party main – this simple recipe uses only...

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Pan-fried lemon sole with caper sauce and lentils

Easy dinner party mains

Pan-fried lemon sole with caper sauce and lentils

This lemon sole recipe is elegant enough to serve at your next dinner party but...

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Leek risotto with lemon crumbs

Risotto recipes

Leek risotto with lemon crumbs

This leek risotto with lemon crumbs is budget-friendly, yet impressive enough for a dinner party.

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Crab, saffron and clotted cream risotto

Crab recipes

Crab, saffron and clotted cream risotto

This creamy crab risotto recipe is nothing short of a decadent dinner – making it...

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Herb-crusted rack of lamb with beans, artichokes and garlic

Herb-crusted rack of lamb with beans, artichokes and...

Make this quick rack of lamb recipe as an elegant roast for four people.

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Roast loin of lamb with braised peas and salsa verde

Roast loin of lamb with braised peas and...

Debbie Major’s roast loin of lamb with braised peas and salsa verde recipe makes a...

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Smoky chargrilled lamb cutlets with mint and chipotle soured cream

Smoky chargrilled lamb cutlets with mint and chipotle...

This quick lamb recipe makes a lovely light dinner – with smoky flavours, and a...

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Seared lamb pizzaiola

Seared lamb pizzaiola

Pizzaiola is an Italian recipe and involves cooking meat with tomatoes and olive oil long...

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Veal rib chop with salsa verde and roasted veg

Veal rib chop with salsa verde and roasted...

Ethically sourced rose veal is a joy to cook and eat. A juicy rib chop...

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Asparagus and hollandaise tart

Asparagus recipes

Asparagus and hollandaise tart

Asparagus and rich buttery hollandaise are a great double act. Try the combination in this...

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Saffron and quail egg risotto with purple sprouting broccoli

Easy dinner party mains

Saffron and quail egg risotto with purple sprouting...

Make the most of seasonal purple sprouting broccoli in this creamy spring risotto recipe.

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Crab and avocado tortillas

Crab and avocado tortillas

These canapés from Jason Atherton taste as good as they look. If you don’t have...

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Crackling pork loin with apricot, sherry and hazelnut stuffing

Easy dinner party mains

Crackling pork loin with apricot, sherry and hazelnut...

The Sunday roast is a highlight of the Easter celebrations. Veer away from the traditional...

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Swedish roast leg of lamb with anchovies and potato gratin

Easter recipes

Swedish roast leg of lamb with anchovies and...

Lamb with anchovies is a classic recipe that’s popular in Sweden. You can serve this...

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Pan-fried fish with chickpeas, cider and cream

Easy dinner party mains

Pan-fried fish with chickpeas, cider and cream

This simple fish recipe is made with white fish fillets suck as pollock, cod or...

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