Become a ‘MasterChef’ on your holiday with Thomasina Miers and

Thomasina Miers 21/06/2011 - This year, renowned chef and former MasterChef winner Thomasina Miers has created a range of delicious recipes for the Travel Cookbook, perfect for people who relish the opportunity to immerse themselves in local cuisine whilst on holiday.

Inspired from her travels around the Americas, Thomasina has contributed six recipes to the online Travel Cookbook, a collection of favourite dishes from holiday home owners around the world who list their properties on, the UK’s number one holiday rentals website. From the light and crisp Courgette Salad and the succulent and spicy Grilled Steak with Chimichurri Sauce, to the fruity and refreshing Summer Berry Nieve, each of Thomasina’s recipes will tempt you to cook up a storm on holiday.

All of the recipes are easy to make and taste extra special when created from locally sourced ingredients. Even when back at home, the recipes make an excellent family meal, conjuring up memories of long lazy holiday meals together and exotic local spices, smells and tastes.

Thomasina Miers says, “Travelling and cooking are two of my biggest passions in life. There is nothing I enjoy more on holiday than exploring the local markets and trying local produce to find inspiration for my next family meal, so access to a kitchen is essential. Holiday home rentals are ideal, as they have all the space and facilities I need to store and experiment with my new-found ingredients.”

All of Thomasina’s recipes are available at, along with hundreds of other recipes and tips that people have picked up on their travels around the world. lists over 200,000 holiday homes in more than 140 countries, offering the perfect solution to those looking for a more authentic way to holiday.

Recipes from Thomasina Miers

View Thomasina's recipes in the Travel Cookbook