Yoghurt dip with sesame seeds, pepitas, cumin, caraway and mint recipe - Spoon yoghurt into a muslin-lined sieve over a bowl, cover and refrigerate until whey drains and yoghurt thickens slightly (1-2 hours). Stir in garlic and season to taste.
Baby potatoes with butter, mint and pancetta recipe - Preheat oven to 190C. Heat a small frying pan over medium heat, add pancetta and fry, stirring occasionally, until golden and starting to crisp (2-4 minutes).
Noodle salads are excellent in all weather - particularly when it's steamy because there's minimal cooking involved. This dish works well with sliced sirloin; we've made it quicker by using minced beef instead.