Game recipe: Partridge risotto.

What you’ll need…
» 2 partridge breasts
» 1 cup Arborrio rice
» 2 tbsp cream
» 1/2 roasted sweet potato
» handful baby spinach leaves
» 3 sliced button mushrooms
» 1 chopped spring onion
» 1 tbsp frozen peas
» 1 tbsp chopped hazelnuts
» salt and pepper

When he’s not out shooting, Mark is the Head Chef at The Finch’s Arms in Hambleton – a traditional 17th century English country inn, with beamed ceilings, cask ales and a small bustling bar with magnificent views overlooking Rutland Water.

Formerly the proprietor of the Tollemache Arms in Buckminster, Leicestershire, Mark has also been chef at the Restaurant Pierre Orsi, Lyons and Raymond Blanc’s le Manoir aux Quat’Saisons in Oxford.