Longer days, warmer nights and the general joie de vivre that comes with summer are inspiration enough when it comes to the kitchen. Whether you're adding some spice to your cooking after a particularly good holiday away, or you're simply motivated to get out there to markets on the weekend, summer is the perfect time to play with your food. 

1. Red Thai Salmon Curry

2. Coconut Macaroon Meringue

3. Middle Eastern Spiced Beef and Pickled Cucumber Mint Salad with Beetroot Hummus

4. Green Goddess Noodle Salad

5. Chocolate Orange Marble Cake