Bring the seaside to you this summer with our 10 seaside-inspired recipes. From candy floss to fish and chips, we bring you a selection of recipes to get you in the summer mood.
Bring the seaside to you this summer with our 10 seaside-inspired recipes. From candy floss to fish and chips, we bring you a selection of recipes to get you in the summer mood...
Beer battered fish and chips
Make the perfect chip shop-style fish and chips for a taste of the seaside. Try our easy beer-battered fish and chips recipe tonight.
A favourite with the kids and the adults, this recipe will bring the beach straight to your home. Although time consuming, our candy floss recipe is sure to be a hit - especially at parties.
Traffic light ice lollies
These traffic light ice lollies are made with three different fruit layers. You don't have to just do red, amber and green. Change the flavours and colour of the layers by altering the fruits such as blackcurrants for a purple layer or lemon for a yellow layer.
For a more grown-up treat, try our popular Pimms ice lollies. They're dead easy to make and will add a punch to your seaside theme. For a special touch add a drop of brandy to the recipe.
Cinnamon ring doughnuts
Love those hot doughnut rings you only seem to find at the seaside? Try making your own cinnamon ring doughnuts at home - serve when they're still warm, light and fluffy.
Chocolate mint chip ice cream
Bring the ice cream van to your kitchen by making your own chocolate mint chip ice cream. Matchmakers work well for this recipe, but you can add any chocolate mints. Serve in wafer cones for the finishing touch.
Hot dogs with chilli jam
A summer staple, add a kick to your BBQ or party by making hot dogs with chilli jam. It's guaranteed to be a hit with all the family.
Remember slushies from the pier? Try the grown-up version from Essentials magazine, cherry slush, made with seasonal British cherries.
Ice cream cone cupcakes
Looking for a cupcake with a cool twist? Try our fun ice cream cone cupcakes - they're sure to make the kids smile and you even bake the cakes in the cones.
Homemade cloudy lemon and limeade
Our last British seaside recipe is this refreshing homemade cloudy lemon and limeade. This lemonade with a lime twist will go down a treat in the sunshine with both kids and adults.
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