The summer gives us plenty of opportunities to enjoy delicious food out in the sunshine, whether it be from the comfort of your garden or at a gathering with family and friends. These light, tasty and refreshing summer recipes are all designed to be enjoyed on those long summer evenings or to be brought as a tasty addition to a BBQ or picnic. Potatoes are at the heart of these summer recipes and are presented in a variety of exciting ways - there’s spice, there’s some stunning potato salad ideas and there’s a tonne of innovative cooking techniques! Tuck into the selection below!
Greek potato and chicken parcels with pomegranate, spinach and sumac
Get your Greek on with these yummy Potato and Chicken filo Parcels. Generously filled with spinach and spiced with sumac, this dish is set to be a party sensation!
Sprinkle with natural yogurt and pomegranate seeds for that extra-special finish.
Buffalo-style slow cooked potato and chicken with slaw, wedge salad and ranch dressing
Switch on that Slow Cooker and impress your friends with this buffalo-style Potato and Chicken recipe. Served with homemade slaw' and a wedge salad, this dish is sure to please any crowd!
Roast new potato, kale, beetroot and dill salad with toasted sesame seed dressing
Treat your taste-buds to this Roast new potato, Kale, Beetroot and Dill Salad. Don't forget to enjoy with a toasted sesame dressing!
Tuna, Edamame, Potato and Macadamia Poke Buddha Bowl
Add some colour to your recipe bank with this tantalizingly tasty Buddha Bowl. This trendy and refreshing dish is perfect for those warmer evenings with loved ones.
Vegan or Vegetarian? No problem - just replace the tuna with more avocado and you're good to go!
moroccan-spiced baked potato crisps
These deliciously moreish crisps will have your guests coming back for more this party season! Perfect for when you'd like to serve something a little out of the ordinary.
"This is one of my favourite summer salads. It’s a great addition to any lunch, especially a picnic. The potatoes taste amazing tossed with asparagus in the creamy lemon and avocado mix, and then sprinkled with chives and spring onions. It’s simple but delicious! I can’t wait to hear what you all think of it."
A scrumptious potato salad recipe which binds the fantastic flavours of bacon, egg and dijon mustard together for a light, fresh meal perfect for the summer.
An awesome potato stir-fry dish! Experience the fantastic combination of firey ginger and pepper flavours doused by soothing coconut milk.
Famed for their presence at street food events throughout Brazil, Espetinhos are Portuguese kebabs - simple and tasty, and the possibility of combinations are endless!
Spiralizing a potato makes it quicker to cook, and adds a fun twist to your dish. This light salad looks and tastes great!
Add some delightful flavours and textures to your salad with crème fraiche, beetroot, and new potatoes.
Fresh, summery flavours with peas and mint, coupled with the sweetness of the Parma ham make this a great dish for dining al fresco.
Quick to cook, vibrant colours and fantastic flavours transporting you to the Spanish Costas - now to find the weather to go with it!
Perfect for summer, this combines sweet and savoury into a tasty salad that will sit well on any BBQ table!
Low sat fat
Using lean rump steak and aromatic herbs and spices, this Southeast Asian delight is packed full of protein and can be made in no time at all.
Look at this Poached salmon & potato salad with creme fraiche. It is a great healthy recipe. It is a good source of Omega-3 fats and high in fibre!
The perfect healthy, quick and easy recipe for the summer months. Try this super simple traybake packed full of flavour, bound to mix up your mid-week, and save you time!
Portugese salt cod fitters with crunchy lime salad
Try these fabulous fritters tonight and you'll wish you found them sooner. Quick, easy and delicious!
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