Nigella's Summer Entertaining Menu

Looking for the perfect Summer entertaining menu? Nigella Lawson gives us her ultimate laid-back menu from Simply Nigella for the most delicious of Summer feasts. What are you waiting for? Tuck in! 

nigella lawson summer menu

Starter: Sweet and Sour Slaw

What a looker! This eye-popping Sweet and Sour Slaw makes for a great starter or side. Loaded with crunchy veg including red cabbage and red, yellow and orange peppers it's packed with flavour and texture. Make this dish up to 2 hours in advance and enjoy playing host.

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nigella lawson summer menu

Main: Tequila and Lime Chicken

This easy recipe is the perfect main dish for any Summer gathering. It can be prepared in advance, champions crowd-pleasing chicken and above all, is a riot of flavours. Serve up with guacamole, green salad and perhaps a sweet potato or two. We can guarantee you'll be left with empty plates! 

nigella lawson summer menu

Dessert: No-churn Matcha Ice Cream

Creamy, refreshing and oh-so simple, this Matcha Ice Cream is a revelation! Nigella suggests serving Matcha Ice Cream with her Molten Chocolate Babycakes from How To Be A Domestic Goddess. We don't have to be told twice...

Looking for more from Nigella? Check out her thoughts on Summer Eating here

Nigella Lawson

Nigella Lawson is the author of bestselling books such as How to Eat, At My Table, Cook, Eat, Repeat and more. Her books, together with her many successful TV series, have made her a household name around the world.

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