On Friday 25 October Simon Wright joined our presenters and top chefs as we cooked up a feast of meals in our first Big Radio Wales Cookalong - watch our videos using the links below to see what went on, and try the recipes yourself with our free recipe cards!

Catch up with the Cookalong!

Catch up with the Cookalong!

We cooked up a fabulous feast of healthy food across the day on Friday October 25 - the first Radio Wales Cookalong. Food writer Simon Wright and top chefs joined our presenters in the BBC Wales kitchens to put some special dishes together - and you can catch up with everything that went on with our videos of the day.

Watch the Videos & Listen to the Special Reports

 

Recipe - The Big Breakfast

Simon Wright gets the day started with three cracking egg recipes and a quick recipe for the perfect porridge. Read more on the page below or download our printable recipe cards

Watch the video: Simon and Oliver Hides' Big Breakfast

Simon's Breakfast Recipes

Recipe card: French Omelette

Recipe card: Perfect Scrambled Eggs

Recipe card: Baked eggs 

Recipe - Lunch: The Perfect Soup

Recipe - Lunch: The Perfect Soup

Scott Davis, the Carmarthenshire chef and founder of food company Cnwd,  will be preparing three special soups for us on Radio Wales Cookalong Day. Below is a link to a page with all of the soup recipes, or you can download printable recipe cards for each one too.

Watch video: Jason makes soup with Scott & Simon

Scott's recipes for the Perfect Soup

Recipe card: Artichoke Soup with toasted hazlenuts

Recipe card: Super Quick, Super Fresh Green Pea Soup

Recipe card: Butternut, ginger, coconut & coriander Soup

Recipe - Afternoon Tea: The Power of Cake

Recipe - Afternoon Tea: The Power of Cake

Zoe, who runs a cakery, teaches cake courses and recently presented Prince Charles with a cake for grand-son George, puts a healthy twist on a traditional carrot cake recipe. Download and print the recipe below and let us know how you get on!

Watch video: Wynne gets competitive making cakes with Zoe & Simon

Recipe card - The Perfect Carrot Cake

Web page version: Recipe & Method for Zoe's Carrot Cake

Recipe - Dinner: Lamb Meatballs

Recipe - Dinner: Lamb Meatballs

Top chef and restaurateur Stephen Terry - of The Great British Menu fame - takes up the challenge of making a family supper using Welsh lamb on a tight budget.

Watch Video: Nelli Bird makes Lamb Meatballs with Simon & chef Stephen Terry

Recipe card - Stephen Terry's Welsh Lamb Meatballs with Penne Pasta

Web page: Stephen's recipe for Welsh Lamb Meatballs with Penne Pasta

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