Grilled squid with an instant spiced mayonnaise


A simple dish of grilled squid with a quick-and-easy mayonnaise. This dish would make a speedy light lunch or a starter for an informal dinner party.


  • 500g/1lb 2oz fresh squid tubes and tenticles, tubes cut in half lengthways and flesh scored
  • 4 tsp olive oil
  • 2 lemons, juice only
  • 2 long red chillies, seeds removed, finely chopped
  • sea salt and freshly ground black pepper

For the spiced mayonnaise

To serve