Aphrodisiac eating: basil & almond chilli pesto pasta

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Here’s a fun one for you. This week, dating experts, Match.com have launched a pop-up restaurant with a top chef, featuring recipes to tantalise the taste buds of the object of your affection using ingredients that are thought to have aphrodisiac properties. I love a challenge, so I’ve been working with the team to create a romantic recipe of my own. I’ve come up with a pesto pasta recipe that’s packed with ingredients thought to have aphrodisiac properties.

Three recipes to convince you to enjoy a summer BBQ the Mexican way

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When you think Mexican food, what situation do you picture? Sure it’s a great winter dish – a tray of enchiladas is incredible on a cold day, but Mexican food also works GREAT in summer. Today, I’m going to show you how to inject some Mexican vibrancy into the typically British BBQ and show just how delicious – and social – Mexican food can be.