Fish with samphire recipes

Samphire, Halloumi and Potato

Samphire, Halloumi and Potato

Samphire is traditionally served with fish. The salty halloumi works wonderfully with the samphire and the lemon butter sauce brightens the dish
Samphire with Preserved Lemon

Samphire with Preserved Lemon

It also goes well with white fish. I get so excited when my fishmonger displays crates of samphire. As the season is not long, I make as much use of it as possible, usually serving it up alongside fish
Hot and buttery samphire potato salad

Hot and buttery samphire potato salad

Because its flavour conjures up images of the seaside, samphire is often served with fish, but I thought it was perfect in a simple potato salad – potatoes love salt
Crab and samphire risotto

Crab and samphire risotto

I hate the smell of fish. I know it's pretty pathetic for an otherwise adventurous food blogger to turn her nose up at such a basic food but I just cannot cope with it
Scallops and bacon with samphire and peas

Scallops and bacon with samphire and peas

Tuesday’s Fishbox brought another delicious selection which included Queen Scallops and samphire, always a favourite in our house – here’s what I did with them
Rick Stein's Padstow and a day of sea bass

Rick Stein's Padstow and a day of sea bass

I found the sorbet too watery with the pavlova and cassis too tart for my liking, but I had come for the fish and the experience and neither of these aspects disappointed
Hatchetts Restaurant & Bar

Hatchetts Restaurant & Bar

Apple and fennel puree balanced the oily fish and the tartare on top added a welcome freshness. Hatchetts Restaurant in Shepherd Market has quite the back story and to make a nice change, it’s a real one rather than a marketing fairy tale (albeit with no direct link to the new business)