Watercress soup

Simple and delicious soup, full of nutrients and packed with flavour

Roast salmon fillets with watercress sauce

Salmon fillets Heat oven to 200C/180C fan/gas 6. Line the bottom of a roasting tin with baking parchment. Brush 1⁄2 tbsp oil over the salmon skin and season. Place skin-side down in the tin and roast for about 15 mins until the salmon is just cooked through. Watercress sauce 2 tbsp vegetable oil 2 small…

Potato farls

Ingredients 500g floury potatoes, such as King Edwards 50g butter, plus extra for cooking 50g plain flour, plus extra for rolling out ½ tsp baking powder Method Peel the potatoes, cut them into chunks and boil in a pan of salted water for 10-15 mins, until cooked. Drain thoroughly and then return the potatoes to…

Roast topside of beef with roasties & port wine gravy

Ingredients 2 tbsp mustard powder 1 tbsp sea salt 2 tsp brown sugar 1 tbsp sunflower or light olive oil 1.2 kg British grass-fed topside of beef Gravy 150 ml madeira, red wine or port 2 tbsp plain flour 500 ml beef stock Method Heat the oven to 220°C/200°C fan. Put the mustard powder, salt,…