This is a modern recipe collection for people who love real food, simple ingredients and fast preparation. Jill Dupleix's innovative recipes are based on fresh, natural ingredients and effortless culinary techniques, requiring only the most basic kitchen tools and without lengthy ingredients lists and time-consuming methods. Ideas for simple starters include coconut prawns with chilli or spiced quail's eggs, while a simple brunch could feature figs and baked Ricotta or Amish pancakes. For a simple lunch why not try Parmesan lamb cutlets or red mullet with vine leaves? And for a simple dinner, roast pesto chicken or Chinese ginger fish? Separate chapters for each main meal of the day each feature numerous simply-prepared recipes - together with delicious ideas for quick and simple salads, sweets and party dishes.