Roast pork loin with Jersey Royals, asparagus and morels

By Matt Tebbutt From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients For the pork loin 1kg/2lb 4oz pork loin on the bone, skin on and scored 4 tbsp olive oil ½ lemon 1 onion, roughly chopped 2 celery sticks, roughly chopped 12 sage leaves 1 head garlic, broken into cloves …

Pea and lovage croquettes with asparagus tips and herb salad

Lovage adds an intense celery-like flavour to dishes and is featured here in the croquettes and in the salad. By Rosie Birkett From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients For the asparagus 200g/7oz asparagus 1 lemon, juice only 2 tbsp olive oil salt …

Crispy chicken thighs with avocado, chargrilled asparagus, chorizo and aioli

By Stephen Terry From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients For the crispy chicken thighs 60g/2¼oz sea salt 1 small dried red chilli 2 garlic cloves, crushed 4 large chicken thighs, boneless, skin on 1 tbsp vegetable oil …

Rump of lamb, sprouting broccoli and asparagus, new potatoes and broccoli purée

A delightful springtime dinner for two using some of the very best of English produce. By Nick Deverell-Smith From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients 100ml/3½fl oz rapeseed oil, plus extra for drizzling 100g/3½oz new potatoes 1 x …

Ox cheeks braised in red wine with creamy mash, sautéed tongue and asparagus

A hearty meal of tender ox cheek, creamy mash, asparagus and watercress, celebrating the best of British produce. Don’t be put off by the tongue, it has a lovely taste and texture when sautéed. By …

Braised halibut with maltaise sauce and asparagus

By Michel Roux Jr. From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients 2 halibut fillets, each about 175g/6oz 1 garlic clove, finely sliced 1 shallot finely sliced 4 tbsp dry sherry 100ml/3½fl oz fish stock 200g/7oz butter 4 free-range egg yolks 2 oranges, 1 peeled and julienned and 1 juice only 1 lemon, …

Baked sea bass with braised baby purple artichokes, asparagus and a white wine foam

Ingredients For the baked sea bass 4 tbsp olive oil 2 whole sea bass, fillets removed, pin boned, skin left on ½ bunch fresh basil For the braised baby purple artichokes and asparagus 8 baby …