Summer Foodie Edit

When you think of the summertime, what’s the first thing that springs to mind?

If it’s those long lazy lunches in the garden with the smell of barbecues filling the air, then you’re in luck because at Meridian, we have just what you need!

Check out our top picks to create a delicious summer, from recipe books, and barbecue supplies to picnic accessories, all from the stores at Meridian Shopping Centre.

Dine Al Fresco

Nothing screams summer more than firing up the barbecue. WHSmith has a great range of recipe books for an ultimate grilling cook-off.

Pick up your barbecue supplies from Bargain Buys and Wilko’s, unpack your picnic hamper and get ready to tuck in.

Wash it all down with a refreshing drink! Choose from a range of thirst-quenching alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages to whet your appetite, from ready-made drinks to cocktail recipe books for the mixologist in you!

Bargain Buys 2kg Charcoal Briquettes £2.50

Wilko Landmann Stainless Steel Tool Set in Case 13pk £40.00

WHSmith Summer Drinks Over 100 Refreshing Recipes to Enjoy in the Sunshine £8.19

Wilko Rustic Retreat Natural Woven Picnic Hamper £18.00

Holland & Barrett James White Rhubarb Refresher 750ml £3.99

Holland & Barrett Remedy Raspberry Lemonade and Apple Crisp Kombucha 250ml £1.00 each

WHSmith Summer Drinks Over 100 Refreshing Recipes to Enjoy in the Sunshine £8.19

The Works ChillFactor Squeeze Cup Slushy Maker Blue £10.00


Bargain Buys Pineapple Mason Jar £2.00

Bargain Buys Round Picnic Blanket £6.00

Homemade Cooking

For those who love to cook from scratch, treat your guests to this super tasty Holland & Barrett Vegan Burger Nourish Bowl recipe.

Why not add some healthy options to your barbecue selection, like these salad dressing recipes and pick up some of the ingredients from Holland & Barrett.

Finally, dress the table with bright picnic essentials like paper plates and napkins from The Works, and serve your feast in gorgeous bamboo dinnerware (Wilko).

Holland & Barrett Naturya Plant-Based Burger Mix 240g £6.00

Holland & Barrett Organic Apple Cider Vinegar 473ml £3.29

Holland & Barrett Organic Wild Flower Clear Honey 340g £4.39

Wilko Eastern Spun Bamboo Salad Servers £5.25

The Works Gingham & Lemon Paper Plates Pack of 8 £2.00

Wilko Eastern Spun Bamboo Nibble Bowl £3.00 each

The Works Lemon Paper Napkins Pack of 16 £2.00

Shop these products and more at Meridian Shopping Centre and have a delectable summer!

Prices are correct at the time of publishing.

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