main course - fish

fillets of salmon in ginger recipe

Spicy Fillets of Salmon in Ginger

This recipe is one I have used over and over and it’s always a success.The cutting which is its inspiration is now faded and marked, but it’s headed “Clemen...
easiest way to cook Dover sole

Lighthouse Keeper’s Dover Sole

“I hope you like Suffolk” she said. “Pretty well, I thank you. Oh yes – very nice place for a little fresh air”. Anthony Trollope, The Way We Live Now   ...
Quick sea bass recipe - the bacon adds crispy texture as well as a touch of saltiness, the cider cream sauce is smooth and fruity

Sea Bass With Cider And Bacon

Serve this with eleventh commandment mashed potato, into which you may stir a little apple sauce.If you can’t get sea bass you could use halibut which is mu...
Egyptian shrimp with couscous recipe

Egyptian Couscous With Garlic Shrimp

I experimented with this Egyptian dish as part of the collection of recipes from countries where Wellington fought Napoleon, and it turned out to be very succes...
seafood risotto recipe

Boca di Sant’Antonio Risotto

A few weeks ago we were staying in Tivoli, and on the advice of a friend we visited Hadrian’s villa. It turned out to be not just a villa but a massive site cov...