Split Stuffed Aubergines - The Happy Foodie
This incredible Italian recipe for gnocchi with spider crab is from Rick Stein's BBC Venice to Istanbul series. It's a flavour-packed Venetian classic and perfect for a dinner party.
classic fish soup with rouille and croutons.
This Croatian Sour Cherry Strudel from Rick Stein: From Venice to Istanbul makes a great alternative to the traditional Christmas cake. This is an excellent store-cupboard dish, using tinned cherries, walnuts and frozen filo pastry.