salads

aubergine walnut and date salad recipe

Warm aubergine and date salad

This aubergine salad is inspired by a Diana Henry recipe from her book, Simple.Serve with a plate of mixed salamis and smoked hams.You can make the dres...
mango and lambs’ lettuce salad recipe

Mango and lambs’ lettuce salad

I first invented this salad because I wanted something fruity and fresh to follow the turbot with truffled mash which I was serving.It was such a hit that I...
recipe for salad with marinated anchovies

Luxurious Leftover Salad

Saucy Dressings’ chief taster doesn’t like anchovies. Or at least he doesn’t like those which are preserved in a heavy dose of salt. Those, readily available al...
warm fennel and lemon pasta salad recipe

Warm Pasta, Fennel and Lemon Salad

In the hairdresser recently I noticed that Food and Travel Magazine had a recipe for a fennel and lemon salad which they'd garnished with caramelised walnuts wi...
horta recipe

Horta – Greek mixed wild greens

Many years ago I used to visit Greece on a regular basis. In those days it was cheaper to eat out than to eat in, albeit not on a grand scale. But I loved the g...
peach, sheeps' cheese and basil salad

Peach, sheeps’ cheese and basil salad

The salty tanginess of the strong cheese cuts through the sweetness of the peach exquisitely. Both the basil and the pepper add depth.If you like you can gr...
A comforting warm salad of mushrooms and celery.

Lettuce, Celery and Mushroom Salad

A comforting warm salad of mushrooms and celery. For four250 g/ 8 oz mushrooms 200 g/ 7 oz lambs’ lettuce, or any sort of lettuce 1 clove ...