Dinner Recipes

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Delightful dinners - everything from full-flavoured golden roasts to decedent home-dining experiences.

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Arancini Risotto Balls by Andrew Rudd. | These tasty fried coated rice balls make a great light lunch or flavourful canapé.
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Arancini Risotto Balls

Recipe - Arancini Risotto Balls - I was recently doing an Italian cookery demonstration and I introduced this lovely “Italian” recipe to my guests. One of them was very quick to correct me, saying rather forcefully that this recipe was not Ital

Beetroot, Caramelised Goat's Cheese & Pumpkin Seed Salad by Karen Austin. | This grey flavour combination makes for a heavenly lunch.


Recipe - Beetroot, Caramelised Goat's Cheese and Pumpkin Seed Salad - This recipe is an old favourite in our household. We use chèvre – French goats cheese logs –or Irish St Tola. They are mild and creamy and combine perfectly with the cooked beetroot and toasted pump

Yakisoba with Mixed Vegetables by Fiona Uyema. | A vegetarian take on Yakisoba, a popular Japanese street-food. Try with pork belly or pork shoulder for a more traditional approach.

Yakisoba with Mixed Vegetables

Recipe - Yakisoba with Mixed Vegetables - For two years I lived in a beautiful rural village near the coast of Japan. Every summer the local community organised a trek, with a barbeque on the beach afterwards. I was surprised to see yakisoba being cooked on the ba

Turbot with Fried Garlic, Smoked Paprika & Cherry Tomato Dressing. | Smokey Spanish flavours for that special night in - why not switch the turbot for some fresh cod for a more pocket-friendly midweek dinner.


Recipe - Turbot with Fried Garlic, Smoked Paprika and Cherry Tomato Dressing - Lovely Spanish flavours here for a special night in, but if it’s just a regular Wednesday hake or cod will do very well in place of the pricier turbot!

Thai Sweet & Sour Mackerel by Karen Austin. | Sweet sauce with a lively kick and fresh fish - the perfect combination.
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Recipe - Thai Sweet and Sour Mackerel - We found this recipe on our first visit to Thailand when we were staying on a beach near Krabi. The family that ran the ‘bungalows’ where we were based made delicious food. Every day there was fresh fish o

Thai Stir-Fried Beef with Oyster Sauce by Andrew Rudd. | A quick and simple chilli and garlic infused recipe with crunchy stir-fried vegetables.
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Recipe - Thai Stir-Fried Beef with Oyster Sauce - This is such simple recipe and is so quick to prepare. It is without a doubt one of the most popular dishes that we serve in Medley. Why not try this as one of the dishes if you are doing a themed Thai evening. It may be w

Thai Fish Cakes with Cucumber Relish by Andrew Rudd. | These Thai fish cakes are bursting with flavour and are great as a starter or miniature versions for canapés.
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Thai Fish Cakes with Cucumber Relish

Recipe - Thai Fish Cakes with Cucumber Relish - This dish is always one of the most popular canapés and starters that I serve. The flavour balance is incredible. As with the Thai curry, it’s all about the balance of the five fundamental taste senses in each

Sweet Glazed Gammon by Nessa Robins. | This fruity and sweet glazed gammon is perfect for crowd-feeding.

Sweet Glazed Gammon

Recipe - Sweet Glazed Gammon - An essential part of any traditional Christmas spread.

Spicy Lamb Flatbreads with Yoghurt & Pomegranate by Georgina O'Sullivan. | A 'dig in and help yourself' supper, great for sharing - bringing the sensational flavours of Northern Africa to your home.

Spicy Lamb Flatbreads with Yoghurt and Pomegranate

Recipe - Spicy Lamb Flatbreads with Yoghurt and Pomegranate - A ‘dig in and help yourself ‘ supper for two or more- just double up the recipe as required. I find that I long for bread that speaks to me with its goodness, So good bread is critical, and the bread lends to s

Spaghetti with Fried Broccoli, Kale & Hazelnut Pesto by Georgina O'Sullivan. | A fresh delicious version of the Italian favourite - pesto and pasta.  Why not make extra pesto for another day - it's great with grilled chicken or fish.
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Spaghetti with Fried Broccoli, Kale and Hazelnut Pesto

Recipe - Spaghetti with Fried Broccoli, Kale and Hazelnut Pesto - Make sure you get the mingle here: keep turning and turning your ingredients in the pan! Make extra pesto for another day; it’s good with grilled chicken or fish

Seared Carpaccio of Beef with Chilli, Ginger & Soy Sauce by Andrew Rudd. | A fragrant and decadent dish that's easy to prepare.


Recipe - Seared Carpaccio of Beef with Chilli, Ginger and Soy Sauce - seared carpaccio of beef with chilli, ginger and soy sauce

Schichimi Lamb Kofta Kebabs by Fiona Uyema. | A simple and spicy dish perfect for BBQ season.
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Shichimi Lamb Kofta Kebabs

Recipe - Shichimi Lamb Kofta Kebabs - Sheep are a big part of Irish culture and heritage. As a nation, we’re very proud of our lamb meat and it’s exported all over the world. I was brought up on a sheep farm, so needless to say I ate a lot of lamb

Sautéed Dublin Bay Prawns by Improper Butter. | the classic combination of prawns served with real garlic butter is hard to beat. Serve with crusty toasted bread and fresh salad.
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Recipe - Sautéed Dublin Bay Prawns - This has always been one of our very favourite ways to use Improper Butter. It's hard to beat a classic combination like sauteéd Dublin Bay prawns and Real Garlic Butter. Serve with salad and crusty bread for a deli

Sausage & Bean Stew by Nessa Robins. | A nutritious and tasty one-pot recipe using cupboard ingredients.
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Sausage and Bean Stew

Recipe - Sausage and Bean Stew - A hearty one-pot wonder that will fill you up for hours and freezes really well.

Sage, Date & Pistachio Stuffing by Nessa Robins. | A festive wholesome recipe to complete your roast dinner.

Sage, Date and Pistachio Stuffing

Recipe - Sage, Date and Pistachio Stuffing - A deliciously flavourful stuffing that would work equally well with chicken, turkey, duck or pork.

Rosemary-Scented Roast Chicken by Nessa Robins. | Buttery deliciousness and rosemary partner wonderfully with a warm roast chicken.

Rosemary Scented Roast Chicken

Recipe - Rosemary Scented Roast Chicken - rosemary scented roast chicken