Wild sea bass with ginger mussels

By Bryn Williams From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients 200g/7oz mussels, scrubbed and debearded 1 red chilli, finely chopped 1 lemongrass stalk, finely chopped 50g/1¾oz fresh root ginger, finely chopped 150ml/5fl oz ginger beer 100g/3½oz purple sprouting broccoli, cut into small pieces 150ml/5fl oz double cream 2 …

Lamb and wild mushroom pierogi with damson chilli jam

By Andi Oliver From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients For the lamb belly filling glug rapeseed oil 1 onion, finely chopped 1 carrot, peeled and finely chopped 2 garlic cloves, puréed 500g–1kg/1lb 2oz-2lb 4oz bone-in lamb belly 580ml/1 pint lamb stock 2 bay leaves 10g/⅓oz mace 2 black cardamom pods 10g/⅓oz thyme leaves …

Pan-fried game with wild mushroom risotto

By Matt Tebbutt From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients For the game 20g/¾oz butter 1 tbsp olive oil 1 sprig thyme 1 garlic clove, finely chopped 1 pheasant breast, bones removed 1 pigeon breast, bones removed 1 partridge breast, bones removed 1 mallard breast, bones removed 2 tbsp brandy 2 tbsp balsamic …

Burnt grain dumplings, wild leeks and sheep’s curd

By Pam Brunton From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients 4 small brown onions, unpeeled 2 whole wild leeks, roots intact 150g/5½oz sourdough breadcrumbs 55g/2oz unsalted butter 1 garlic clove 100g/3½oz fresh sheep’s curd cheese or ricotta 1 lemon, zest only 100g/3½oz hard sheep’s cheese, finely grated 1 tsp nigella seeds …

Wild mushroom and braised courgette and celery with an egg and tarragon vinaigrette

By Matt Tebbutt From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients 75g/2¾oz butter 150ml/5fl oz light chicken stock 1 head of celery, each stalk cut into 2in batons 6 baby courgettes, halved lengthwise 150g/5½oz wild mushrooms few sprigs thyme splash Madeira wine dash oil 3 king scallops For the dressing 4 …

Duck eggs en cocotte with wild mushrooms and Gruyère

By Daniel Doherty From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients For the eggs en cocotte butter, for greasing 1 tbsp olive oil 2 shallots, finely chopped 1 sprig fresh thyme ½ garlic clove, finely chopped 1 bay leaf handful wild mushrooms, cut into 2cm/3/4in pieces 100ml/3½fl oz …

Roasted aubergine purée with sweet potato, wild rice, spring onions and spinach

A delicious, healthy platter that’s perfect for sharing. By Matt Tebbutt From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients For the aubergine purée and sweet potato 2 aubergines, halved lengthways 1 garlic bulb, cloves separated but unpeeled 2 tbsp …

Chicken roasted over sourdough with morels, peas and wild garlic mayonnaise

A spring Sunday roast packed with wild garlic and morel mushrooms. The sourdough soaks up all the delicious roast chicken juices By Ben Tish From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients ½ garlic bulb, unpeeled, from a whole …

Spiced pigeon breasts with sweet potato and parsnip mash and wild mushrooms

By Donal Skehan From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients For the pigeon breasts 1 tsp black peppercorns, crushed 1 tsp coriander seeds, toasted and crushed pinch ground cinnamon pinch ground ginger 4 pigeon breasts 2 tbsp sunflower oil 25g/1oz unsalted butter 1 heaped tbsp redcurrant jelly …

Rack of venison with a cep crust, venison tartare, wild mushrooms and venison broth

By Matt Tebbutt From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients For the broth 500ml/18fl oz light chicken stock 3–4 dried ceps (also known as porcini mushrooms) 500g/1lb 2oz venison bones, chopped and roasted 1 juniper berry 1 sprig thyme 1 garlic clove, peeled and smashed 1 bay leaf For …