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Chef recipes

Collection by Olive magazine • Last updated 21 hours ago


Looking for a way to eat a restaurant-style meal from the comfort of your own home? Take a look at our chef recipes ranging from curries, pies, salads, and a variety of desserts to get stuck into. These recipes have been created by chefs across the country

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Kolamba’s parippu (lentil curry)

The co-founder of Kolamba in London’s Soho shares this recipe with us from the restaurant's kitchen. A lentil curry spiced with mustard seeds, chilli powder, curry leaves and cinnamon, with layers of delicate flavour


Recreate this comforting tartiflette épinards from Maison François, a French brasserie and bar in London. Finished with a bacon crumb, this confit potato bake is bound to impress you dinner guests

Nutmeg custard tart

This dessert, filled with silky nutmeg-spiced custard, is lifted by a sweet and slightly tart apple compote – it's no wonder it goes down such a storm at London restaurant Fenn, where it was created

Beetroot, goat’s cheese and candied walnuts

The combination of earthy beetroot, salty goat's cheese and sweet candied walnuts make this stylish starter a real winner – you can find it on the menu at Fenn in London

Everything strawberry and cheesecake

This dessert from London yakitori bar Humble Chicken is a surefire way to impress your dinner guests – use in-season strawberries for the best flavour

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Le Bab’s sabich

This vegetarian Middle Eastern-style sandwich by the Le Bab chefs, with spiced aubergine, peanut dressing and a zingy relish, is well worth trying yourself at home

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Saag chana masala

Green and red chillies elevate this spinach and chickpea curry, the perfect veggie Indian side dish from Asma Khan of Darjeeling Express

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Mutton keema

Make the most of mutton mince by adding cardamom, Indian bay leaves and cumin seeds to the mix. This recipe comes from Asma Khan of Darjeeling Express

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Aloo gobi mattar

A classic Indian side dish (and a vegan one at that), this celebration of Jersey Royals, cauliflower and peas comes from Asma Khan of Darjeeling Express

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Cook, discover, unwind

Simple, quick and comforting, this low-calorie yogurt and spinach soup is inspired by the high mountain meadows in northern Turkey, where the country’s best dairy comes from

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Istanbul’s mackerel sandwiches (balik ekmek)

A street-food favourite in Istanbul, these ciabatta sarnies are stuffed with fried mackerel, salad and a pomegranate molasses dressing for an easy lunch that's ready in just 20 minutes

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Israeli salad

Limi Robinson's version of a popular Israeli salad, also known as Arabic salad, is easy to assemble and promises fresh and zesty flavours

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Sami’s bourekas

Crisp, cheese-filled bourekas, an Israeli delicacy, are typically eaten at breakfast and are served with Israeli salad or Syrian cracked olives

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Limi Robinson's authentic shawarma is super juicy thanks to the lamb fat, with aromatic flavours and spice to boot

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Italian tiramisu

Layers of coffee-soaked sponge fingers and whipped mascarpone make for an authentic Italian tiramisu, finished with dark chocolate shavings

A posh meringue dessert, straight from the kitchen at Richard Corrigan's Daffodil Mulligan restaurant. Perfect with gingery rhubarb and vanilla cream Rhubarb Meringue, Meringue Desserts, Meringue Food, Gourmet Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Gourmet Foods, Rhubarb Compote, Baked Alaska, Rhubarb Recipes

Brown sugar meringues with rhubarb compote

A posh meringue dessert, straight from the kitchen at Richard Corrigan's Daffodil Mulligan restaurant. Perfect with gingery rhubarb and vanilla cream