How to make a proper meal at home

Irish chefs are often accused of being slow to adapt to the modern world.

Yet for those with a taste for the finer things in life, there is a simple and effective way to make your own meal.

Here are seven simple, delicious recipes that will give you the same sense of satisfaction as the Irish in the 1970s.1.

Spaghetti squash recipe1.3.

Stuffed with chickpeas, garlic, parsley and red chilli.2.

A delicious and simple salad, topped with tomato, tomato sauce and spinach.3-4.

Crispy, crunchy, crunch of potato salad, all topped with chopped kale.5.

The best potato salad you will ever make, with the most flavours and textures.6.

Crisp, crunch, crunchiness of a potato salad.7.

Delicious and simple potato salad recipe, with a hint of sweetness.8.

A tasty, crunch-filled breakfast, with all the best ingredients you could possibly want in a breakfast.9.

Spicy eggplant salad with a spicy kick.10.

Spiced eggplant with a twist.