Food expert Jill Brand is one of the Women's Institute's trained judges and has written several books sharing the cookery secrets of the WI. She has also appeared as a guest judge on Celebrity Masterchef.
Jill Brand says 'Basil is one of my favourite herbs. Apart from its wonderful aroma, it has such fantastic versatility, going with so many foods - from strawberries to tomatoes. Fresh basil is so flavoursome it can be added to almost anything to transform a quick and easy week night dinner into a delicious, restaurant-worthy meal.'
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The Fresh Herb Company, also known as VHB Herbs, is the largest producer and supplier of fresh herbs to the UK retail market. The Fresh Herb Company is running a campaign called 5 Ways with Fresh Living Herbs. This campaign aims to inspire people to keep pots of fresh living herbs in the kitchen so they can add healthy flavour to dishes quickly and easily.
Atul is the only Indian chef to have two Michelin stars in the UK and is the head chef at the world renowned Benares restaurant, in London.
Chives are so compatible with seafood, particularly prawns. Try this delicious pasta dish and don't scrimp on the delicious fresh herbs!
One of the most tempting dishes on a restaurant starter dish, so why haven't you ever tried making it at home?!
Making delicious homemade ice-cream doesn't have to be difficult thanks to this easy strawberry ice-cream
Both adults and kids will love this delicious Cranberry Ice Cream!
Want a quick, fruity and refreshing dessert idea that's so simple the kids can do it? This ripple ice cream takes minutes to prepare and is a great sweet treat to enjoy in the afternoon or after dinner.
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Aldo says: "I am not the best at making cakes, but this one is so simple you cannot go wrong. Also in its favour - it can be made well in advance." Aldo Zilli's sugared chestnut & coffee cake recipe
The cupcake craze shows no signs of dying, as the invasion of cupcake bars spreads across the planet and Martha Stewart releases her own addition to the many cupcake books being...