How do we love these classics? Let us count the ways…
Everybody’s favourite cocktail comeback kid, the Negroni, couldn’t be simpler to whip up after a hard day at the office. Combine one part each gin, Campari and sweet vermouth, add ice and a twist of lemon and ta-dah!
4. Five spice powder
A Chinese store-cupboard staple, five spice powder – a combination of one part each ground Szechuan peppercorns, cinnamon, cloves, fennel seeds and star anise – works its magic on everything from roast duck to stir-fries.
5. Caprese Salad
The Caprese salad is every frazzled dinner party host’s best friend for good reason. Not only does the assembly of fresh mozzarella, tomato, basil, olive oil and seasoning take mere minutes, it always looks pretty as a picture.