Mackerel Salad with Roasted Radishes and New Potatoes

There’s nothing better than a good salad in the Summer months, so I thought I’d share with you one of my favorite recipes.  This Mackerel salad is fabulous for those following a clean diet, with plenty of good fats in there.  Perfect for those summer nights to dine al fresco with loved ones.

Mackerel Salad with Roasted Radishes and New Potatoes

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Serves: 4
  • 500g radishes
  • 500g new potatoes, halved
  • 5 tbsp olive oil
  • 4 tbsp greek-style yogurt
  • Juice of ½ lemon
  • 2 garlic cloves, crushed
  • Handful of fresh dill, finely chopped
  • 160g mixed salad leaves
  • 400g of smoked peppered mackerel fillets, skin removed
  1. Heat oven to 200C fan. Put the radishes and potatoes in a roasting tin. Drizzle with a 2 tbsp of olive oil and season. Roast in the oven for 30 mins until tender and golden.
  2. Meanwhile, make the dressing by whisking together the remaining olive oil, Greek-style yogurt, lemon juice, garlic, and dill. Season and set aside.
  3. Remove the vegetables from the oven and allow to cool for 5 mins. Toss the mixed salad leaves in the dressing and serve. Top the salad leaves with the roasted vegetables, then flake the mackerel over the top.
  4. Garnish with a little chopped dill and serve.

Strawberry Jelly and Custard Pots

I love making quick and easy desserts for the children that are fun but taste good too. As we have so many strawberries in the garden at the moment I decided to make these Strawberry Jelly and Custard Pots – the children loved the jelly, loved the custard and loved the fruit surprise in the jelly!

Strawberry Jelly and Custard Pots
Recipe type: Dessert

Serves: 6
  • 1 Pack of Strawberry Jelly
  • 300g custard – ready-made or homemade but left to cool
  • 15 Strawberries

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