Crab salad with deep-fried crab ‘bon bons’ and smoked bacon aioli

By Matt Tebbutt From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients For the dressing 500g/1lb 2oz crab shells, broken up 1 carrot, chopped 1 fennel, chopped 1 onion, chopped 1 celery stick, chopped 500ml/18fl oz chicken stock 50ml/2fl oz olive oil 2 tbsp moscatel vinegar salt and freshly ground black …

Crisp pork belly with deep-fried quail’s eggs and brown sauce

By Matt Tebbutt From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients For the pork belly and fried eggs 1kg/2lb 4oz piece pork belly, skin removed and reserved 250ml/9fl oz white wine 100ml/ 3½ fl oz cider vinegar 1 bunch fresh thyme 1 bulb garlic 2 bay …

Tiger prawn noodle broth with prawn balls and deep-fried egg

By Matt Tebbutt From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients For the prawn balls 6 raw king prawns, heads and shells removed, finely chopped 1 prepared raw squid, very finely chopped 1 tbsp chopped fresh coriander 1 red chilli, finely chopped 2 tsp Thai fish …

Deep-fried whelks and cockles in a basket with beetroot ketchup

By Michel Roux Jr. From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients For the beetroot ketchup 1 tbsp olive oil 30g/1oz unsalted butter 1 shallot, finely chopped 1 garlic clove, finely chopped 3 cooked beetroots, peeled and finely chopped 220ml/8fl oz water 2 tbsp brown sugar 3 tbsp …

Deep-fried goats’ cheese with roasted apples and lentils

By Matt Tebbutt From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients For the roasted apples 2 Braeburn apples, cored and cut into quarters 1 red onion, cut into rings 1 red chilli, chopped 2 tbsp pine nuts 2 thyme sprigs 2 tbsp olive oil salt and freshly ground black …

Deep-fried shiitake mushrooms with ginger cavolo nero

By Ching-He Huang From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients For the sauce 1 star anise 150ml/5fl oz pomegranate juice ½ tsp sweet potato flour (available online) 1 tsp light, reduced-salt soy sauce ½ tsp Sichuan pepper For the seasoned flour 50g/1¾oz sweet potato …

Deep-fried fennel beignets with lemon mayo and fennel salad

Beignets are the French versions of fritters and can be served sweet or savoury. By Glynn Purnell From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients For the mayonnaise 3 free-range egg yolks 400ml/14fl oz vegetable oil 1 tsp Dijon mustard ½ lemon, juice only 1 …

Smoked haddock broth with deep-fried eggs and chorizo oil

By Matt Tebbutt From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients For the deep-fried eggs 150g/5½oz spreadable chorizo paste, or blended chorizo 2 hard-boiled free-range eggs, cooled and shelled 2 free-range eggs, beaten 50g/1¾oz plain flour 100g/3½oz panko breadcrumbs salt and freshly ground black pepper …

Tuna tartare with deep-fried artichokes and a raw artichoke salad

By Matt Tebbutt From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients For the tuna tartare 300g/10½oz sushi-grade tuna, cut from the loin, sliced as thinly as possible 1 lemon, juice only 2 tbsp olive oil 50g/1¾oz Parmesan, grated or shaved salt For the raw …

Deep-fried Goosnargh egg with wild mushroom, toasted brioche and truffle mayonnaise

This incredible breakfast of fried breaded eggs and mushrooms will certainly make an impression. Go on. It’s Christmas. Ingredients For the deep-fried egg 2 tbsp white wine vinegar 5 free-range eggs salt and freshly ground …

Deep-fried chicken wings with barbecue sauce and griddled fillet steak with chilli sauce

Quick and easy, but so rewarding. Make your own sweet, sticky sauces for this chicken and steak meat-fest – ideal for the barbecue. Ingredients For the bbq sauce with deep-fried chicken wings olive or sunflower …

Deep-fried oysters with Kilpatrick dressing and onion and mouli pickle

Ingredients For the Kilpatrick dressing 25g/1oz butter 2 shallots, finely diced 8 rashers streaky bacon, cut into lardons 1 tbsp Worcestershire sauce 2 tbsp finely chopped flatleaf parsley For the deep-fried oysters vegetable oil, for …

Deep-fried soft-boiled egg with mushrooms, toasted brioche and herb mayonnaise

For a truly indulgent breakfast, try deep-frying the eggs and making your own tarragon and parsley mayonnaise. Ingredients For the deep-fried soft-boiled egg 2 tbsp white wine vinegar 5 free-range eggs 110g/4oz plain flour 200g/7oz …

Salt and pepper deep-fried squid with yuzu mayonnaise and spring onion salad

A James Martin favourite, crisp fried squid with a tangy yuzu mayo for dipping. Yuzu is now available in some supermarkets. Ingredients For the yuzu mayonnaise 4 medium free-range eggs, yolks only 1 tbsp white …