James creates recipes with clever shortcuts, using time saving ingredients to make those midweek suppers a breeze.
He is joined by special guest Gennaro Contaldo.
James Martin – Speedy Suppers dishes:
1. Heritage tomato tart with blow-torched tomato salad
This lightning quick tomato tart is a delicious summery option for when unexpected visitors come calling.
2. Cauliflower cheese with maple syrup pancetta
Thought cauliflower cheese couldn’t get any better? Salt-sweet pancetta takes this comfort food classic to a new level.
3. Ricotta and herb cappellacci with Gennaro Contaldo
This beautifully summery dish makes delicious use of fragrant herbs, fresh cheese and seasonal vegetables.
4. Lemon chicken and blackbean squid with stir-fried rice
James makes two quick dishes to serve with fried rice – who needs a takeaway?