Get the most our of your summer dining with our great ideas for salads, summer desserts, drinks and no-cook meals.
This is an authentic recipe for mojito. It's a very refreshing drink for hot summer days. You can scale the recipe up easily if you want more than one!
The oats make this a delicious thick tomato soup made even tastier with garlic and fresh coriander. Great for cold days.
A simple summer salad of cucumber and onion marinated in red wine vinegar, mirin, sugar, ginger and lime juice.
A fast way to make delicious ice cream in a food processor or blender. Use any frozen fruit in place of the strawberries.
This is a recipe for a traditional pesto made with basil, olive oil, pine nuts and Parmesan cheese. Try it on toasted sliced baguette, tossed through pasta or used as a quick topping for barbecued chicken, lamb or salmon.
This easy coleslaw has a sweet and tangy blend of Asian flavours, and takes only a few minutes to make. Make it early in the day, and it will be a great with dinner. Refreshing and delicious, it's an ideal summer side dish!
We live in Saudi Arabia and my neighbor, Kokub who is from Pakistan makes the most amazing mango chutney. A few years ago she invited me to help her. Of course, she doesn't use a recipe, so the NEXT time I went over with my measuring cups and scale so I could recreate her magic on my own. What an incredible experience!
Sautéed asparagus, pancetta and rocket tossed in pasta with rocket and lemon juice make a simple flavourful dinner with minimal cooking. I often use spaghetti for this and you can substitute any pasta. Serve with grated parmesan if liked.
This is a beautifully colourful summery salad of avocado, capsicums and prawns. Delicious served on a bed of lettuce or in a pitta.
Chicken breasts are marinated in a Thai mix of herbs - chilli, spring onions, lime, coriander, fish sauce and lemongrass - and then baked. Amazing!