Birthdays aside, Father’s Day is the one day of the year it’s all about dad. Never ones to skimp on the good stuff, we saw this as an opportunity for you to spoil him with the treats he adores.
Here are the ultimate recipes you’ll need to show your old man some Father’s Day love.
Black Pudding Scotch Eggs
These quintessentially British eggs make for a perfect starter. Sprinkle them with coarsely-ground black pepper to compliment the flavours of the pork mince, black pudding and soft-centred yolks. Dad will be egg-static with your efforts!Starter: Black Pudding Scotch Eggs
Balsamic Steak and Mushrooms
Anything involving steak has got to be a hit on Father’s Day. In this case, it’s juicy flank steak marinated in sharp balsamic vinegar and served with bacon-sautéed mushrooms. Serve this as a main course and he’ll remember just how great it was when it's time to buy your next birthday present – but don't tell him we told you that.Main course: Balsamic-Marinated Steak and Unstuffed Mushrooms
Made-Over Blackened Cajun Fries
What side dish could be more satisfying than a plate of belly-pleasing potato wedges? These are blackened in a frying pan, then roasted to enhance the smoky Cajun flavours.Side dish: Made-Over Blackened Cajun Fries
Can’t decide on whether to treat him to cheesecake or brownies? Create a concerto of flavours by combining the two into one heavenly slice for a dessert to remember. Not only is it a taste sensation, but the marbled cheesecake is sure to impress even the toughest of critics.Dessert: Cheesecake Brownies
Spiced Bourbon Delight
You can’t let the day pass without offering up a cheeky tipple. Use his favourite bourbon to jazz up ginger-infused apple cider and you’ll definitely be the favourite child.Drink: Spiced Bourbon Delight
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"The only recipes you’ll need to show your old man some Father’s Day love."