Tonight's menu is a credit crunch-proof delicious three-course meal for four people for less than a tenner: a starter of minted pea and watercress veloute; a main course of Gordon's classic lasagna al forno; and for dessert, lemon and lime syllabub. Proof positive that delicious food really doesn't have to cost a fortune. No matter how rarely you cook, if you buy the ingredients, get all your utensils ready, and then follow Gordon's instructions live on the show, you can create a fantastic meal for four people (online guides, and ingredient and utensil lists can all be found at To prove that point, producers have invited on Johnny Vegas to accompany Gordon on his cookalong this evening.