Bank Holiday Food Ideas

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Bank Holiday Food Ideas

 A sure way to enjoy the Bank Holiday weekend is by getting together with friends and family and indulging in some tasty food.

Whatever you have planned for the long weekend, we’ve chosen a selection of delicious recipes to suit all tastes.

Raspberry almond croissants

Raspberry almond crossiant

Bank Holidays are made for lie-ins, lazy mornings and luxurious breakfasts. And what better way to spend your Bank Holiday morning than by indulging in a croissant or two?! Their rich, sugary filling will satisfy your sweet tooth and give you that treat you deserve. 

Five spice exotic duck salad

five spice exotic duck salad

That extra day off is the perfect opportunity to catch up with old friends. Perhaps you’re hosting a dinner party or a laid-back lunch? An exotic duck salad is a light, yet delicious dish that will be loved by everyone. You could even add some mango or pomegranate to create a mixture of mouth-watering flavours. 

Slow roasted pork with apple and peppers

slow roasted pork with apples and peppers

Although this dish will need to be prepared in advance, we think it will be well worth the wait! Slow roasted pork is a gorgeous-tasting dish and ideal to serve to a large group of guests. The succulent, tender meat will be a sure crowd pleaser, and will also make some tasty leftovers.

Aubergine lasagne bake

aubergine lasagna bake

If you’ve got an active weekend planned and the weather is miserable, you’ll need some comfort food to keep your spirits high. We’ve added a twist to a classic by introducing aubergine lasagne. This hearty dish has intensely delicious flavours, and will cheer you up if the typical bank holiday weather continues for another year.

Lemon baked cheesecake

lemon baked cheesecake

Why not utilise your extra time off by baking a luscious lemon cheesecake?! This zesty dessert has a divine biscuit base, and is very simple to make. It’s also a very light dish, making it the ideal sweet to serve after a heavy meal.

We hope that we have given you some good ideas for what to cook this Bank Holiday. And remember, if your oven isn’t looking in the best state afterwards, you know who to call!  

Image credits

http://www.bulkabakery.ru/en/product/raspberry-almond-croissant-mini

http://www.jamieoliver.com/recipes/duck-recipes/five-spice-duck-salad/

http://www.bbcgoodfood.com/recipes/691661/slowroast-pork-with-apples-and-peppers

http://www.recipeshubs.com/lemon-cheesecake/36356

http://www.jamieoliver.com/recipes/vegetables-recipes/aubergine-lasagne/

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