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Kick-start the day

This week, our chef considers the perennial question of what to eat the morning after the night before: recipes to help with hangovers

Websters' scrambled eggs

Serves 4

Hamburguesa blanco y negro

Serves 4

Pork and pickle roll

Serves 4

Stuffed aubergine with lamb and pine nuts, by Yotam Ottolenghi and Sami Tamimi
Grouse with blaeberries

Grouse with blaeberries

Serves 4

Sea bass with mussels and prawns

Sea bass with mussels and prawns

Serves 4

A slice of heaven: Mark Hix reinvents the open sandwich

No need to settle for the bland, high-street variety – huge and hearty open sandwiches from Scandinavia are the inspiration for our resident chef this week.

Steak, onion and watercress sandwich

Steak, onion and watercress sandwich

Serves 4

Creamed oyster mushrooms on toast

Creamed oyster mushrooms on toast

Serves 4

Cherry tomato, mozzarella and Greek basil sandwich
Quinoa with fennel, prawns and chilli

Store-cupboard superstar: Mark Hix cooks with quinoa

Delicious, healthy and versatile, quinoa first impressed our resident chef on a recent trip to Los Angeles. Now, he can't get enough of the stuff.

Minted quinoa with lamb fillet

Serves 4-6

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