Healthy salad ideas - earthy beetroot, chickpea and spinach salad, this lovely salad is delicious served alongside pies, quiche or grilled chicken and fish. Pop over for the simple recipe and dressing options now.
Make the most of an all-time-favourite British summer fruit in this strawberry tart. Here, the fruit is encased in pastry filled with a rich and luxurious white chocolate filling.Preparation: 30 minutes, plus chilling
Beetroot, feta and thyme tart - This beetroot, feta and thyme tart looks amazing and tastes delicious, too. It requires a bit of time, but the recipe itself is really easy. It's vegetarian, and serves six, so it's perfect for summer entertaining. Beetroot's main season runs from July until January, so you've got plenty of time to enjoy them.
This would be perfect served cold with grapes, cheese, watermelon and a very well chilled fizzy drink. Lavender and Lovage | A Nocturnal Beach Picnic, Wine and a Family Recipe – Sausage Plait with Sage and Onion |