Creole spiced squash with molasses chicken, crispy chickpeas and coconut rice

By Shivi Ramoutar From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients For the Creole seasoning 1 tbsp cumin seeds 1 tsp fennel seeds ¼ tbsp black peppercorns 1½ tbsp sea salt 2 tsp oregano ½ tbsp cayenne pepper ½ tbsp paprika 1½ tsp onion granules 1½ tsp garlic granules ¼ tsp turmeric For …

Quick beef massaman curry with coconut rice

By Glynn Purnell From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients For the coconut rice 200g/7oz basmati rice 70g/2½oz butter 50g/1¾oz onion, finely chopped 400ml/14fl oz coconut milk 200ml/7fl oz full-fat milk pinch salt For the massaman paste 1 lemongrass stalk thumb-sized piece fresh root ginger, peeled and roughly …

Macanese-style fried rice with baby scallops and dried shrimp

By Ching-He Huang From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients 200g/7oz jasmine rice 2 tbsp vegetable oil 2 garlic cloves, finely chopped 2 shallots, finely chopped ½ jalapeño chilli, deseeded and finely chopped 3 small spring onions, thickly sliced 120g/4½oz baby scallops, cleaned 2–3tbsp …

Slow roast leg of lamb with peppercorn and nutmeg and pilau rice

By Vivek SIngh From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients For the marinade 4 tbsp ginger and garlic paste 1 tbsp Kashmiri red chilli powder 2 tsp salt 200ml/7oz dark malt vinegar 100g/3½oz crisp fried onions 1 tsp caster sugar For the leg of lamb 3 cinnamon sticks 3 …

Rhubarb and orange rice pudding with gingerbread biscuits

For this recipe you will need biscuits cutters (any shape will do). By Donal Skehan From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients For the rice pudding 200g/7oz pudding rice pinch of salt 1 tbsp unsalted butter 1 litre/1¾ pint full-fat milk 1 vanilla pod, split …

Aubergines in tamarind sauce with baked halloumi and saffron rice

By Sabrina Ghayour From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients For the aubergines 1 tbsp vegetable oil, plus extra for frying 2 large onions, thinly sliced into half moons 1 garlic bulb, cloves peeled and smashed 1 tsp ground cinnamon 3 tbsp tamarind paste 2 x 400g …

Rice pudding with caramelised pears and gingerbread crisps

By Matt Tebbutt From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients For the rice pudding 1.5 litres/2½ pints milk 200ml/7fl oz double cream 1 vanilla pod, seeds removed and pod reserved 2 lemons, zest only (removed in thick strips using a potato peeler) 100g/3½oz butter, cubed …