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Emily Watkins serves up a brilliant barbecued lamb recipe for sunny spring days, first treated with a salt cure of rosemary and juniper for added depth of flavour.

Barbecued leg of spring lamb

Emily Watkins serves up a brilliant barbecued lamb recipe for sunny spring days, first treated with a salt cure of rosemary and juniper for added depth of flavour.

Emily Watkins blends the traditional with the cutting-edge, offering highly creative interpretations of bygone British dishes – many inspired by historical recipes she has unearthed from her small patch of the Cotswolds. Provenance is a guiding value of her kitchen and local artisan suppliers are championed in her menus, with local, seasonal abundance at the core of her cuisine.

Emily Watkins blends the traditional with the cutting-edge, offering highly creative interpretations of bygone British dishes – many inspired by historical recipes she has unearthed from her small patch of the Cotswolds. Provenance is a guiding value of her kitchen and local artisan suppliers are championed in her menus, with local, seasonal abundance at the core of her cuisine.

Emily Watkins makes the most of seasonal ingredients to make a fantastic asparagus and hollandaise tart recipe.

Organic asparagus and hollandaise tart

Emily Watkins makes the most of seasonal ingredients to make a fantastic asparagus and hollandaise tart recipe.

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A delicious take on rhubarb and custard by Emily Watkins is the perfect way to usher in spring

Baked custard and rhubarb granita

A delicious take on rhubarb and custard by Emily Watkins is the perfect way to usher in spring

Emily Watkins showcases the best of British ingredients in this stunning pork Wellington, paired with homemade crackling and a beautiful sage and onion purée

Pork loin and black pudding Wellington with Grandpa’s cabbage

Emily Watkins showcases the best of British ingredients in this stunning pork Wellington, paired with homemade crackling and a beautiful sage and onion purée

Emily Watkins trained in Florence before moving to the UK to work under Heston Blumenthal. Given this illustrious past it is unsurprising that her cooking style is known for blending the traditional with the modern.

Emily Watkins

Emily Watkins trained in Florence before moving to the UK to work under Heston Blumenthal. Given this illustrious past it is unsurprising that her cooking style is known for blending the traditional with the modern.

Emily Watkins' lamb loin with pudding recipe celebrates the flavours and ingredients of spring, featuring seasonal purple sprouting broccoli alongside lamb and carrots. The suet pudding adds further appeal to this delicious dish.

Lamb loin with steamed pudding, charred sprouting broccoli and baby carrots

Emily Watkins' lamb loin with pudding recipe celebrates the flavours and ingredients of spring, featuring seasonal purple sprouting broccoli alongside lamb and carrots. The suet pudding adds further appeal to this delicious dish.

Emily Watkins' soused herring recipe is packed with flavour and served with a punchy bloody Mary dressing

Soused herring with heritage potato, celery salad and bloody mary sauce

Emily Watkins' soused herring recipe is packed with flavour and served with a punchy bloody Mary dressing

Emily Watkins shares an inspiring homemade salami recipe, including a method for making a red onion and sloe gin marmalade for good measure. If you have ambitions to make your own charcuterie then this recipe is a great place to start.

Venison salami with red onion and sloe gin marmalade, grilled sourdough

Emily Watkins shares an inspiring homemade salami recipe, including a method for making a red onion and sloe gin marmalade for good measure. If you have ambitions to make your own charcuterie then this recipe is a great place to start.

Emily Watkins serves up a brilliant barbecued lamb recipe for sunny spring days, first treated with a salt cure of rosemary and juniper for added depth of flavour.

Barbecued leg of spring lamb

Emily Watkins serves up a brilliant barbecued lamb recipe for sunny spring days, first treated with a salt cure of rosemary and juniper for added depth of flavour.

Barley, pea and mint salad with fresh organic goat's cheese. Emily Watkins, a big fan of organic produce, has teamed up with Great British Chefs and the Organic Trade Board to show off beautiful spring produce in this pearl barley salad recipe, served with fresh pea shoots, goat's cheese and mint. The pearl barley is cooked much like a risotto (or 'orzotto' as barley risotto is known as in Italian) but with a lighter feel.

Barley, pea and mint salad with fresh organic goat's cheese

Barley, pea and mint salad with fresh organic goat's cheese. Emily Watkins, a big fan of organic produce, has teamed up with Great British Chefs and the Organic Trade Board to show off beautiful spring produce in this pearl barley salad recipe, served with fresh pea shoots, goat's cheese and mint. The pearl barley is cooked much like a risotto (or 'orzotto' as barley risotto is known as in Italian) but with a lighter feel.

Emily Watkins' heavenly venison salami recipe is a must-try for any aspiring charcuterer

Venison salami with red onion and sloe gin marmalade, grilled sourdough

Emily Watkins' heavenly venison salami recipe is a must-try for any aspiring charcuterer

Emily Watkins shares a stunning gammon salad with Great British Chefs, topping with a crispy duck egg and sitting on a vibrant pea soup

Pea and honey-roasted gammon salad with pea soup and crispy egg

Emily Watkins shares a stunning gammon salad with Great British Chefs, topping with a crispy duck egg and sitting on a vibrant pea soup

Emily Watkins presents her seasonal recipe for pearl barley barley salad, infused with fresh flavours of pea, mint and goat's cheese.

Barley, pea and mint salad with fresh organic goat's cheese

Emily Watkins presents her seasonal recipe for pearl barley barley salad, infused with fresh flavours of pea, mint and goat's cheese.

Why buy bread and butter when you can make your own? Emily Watkins' appealing potato bread recipe includes a method for making your own butter, too - a handy recipe to add to your scrapbook

Potato bread with Guernsey butter

Why buy bread and butter when you can make your own? Emily Watkins' appealing potato bread recipe includes a method for making your own butter, too - a handy recipe to add to your scrapbook