Best of British recipes

When it comes to comfort, British recipes are the culinary equivalent of a ruddy great hug.

Best of British recipes

 From hotpots, pies and pasties, to fruity crumbles and puds, here are your favourite traditional recipes.


Savoury

Best-ever egg and chips

Best-ever egg and chips

Treat yourself with this classic supper.

Lancashire hotpot

Lancashire hotpot

A favourite dish with families, this traditional English recipe is cheap to make and low in calories.

Shepherd's pie

Shepherd's pie

This rustic shepherd's pie is a perfect for kids' suppers.

Steak and kidney pie

Steak and kidney pie

This quintessential British dish pays homage to British Food Fortnight, which starts today. This pie recipe will satisfy the hungriest of stomachs.

Roast sirloin with Yorkshire puddings

Roast sirloin with Yorkshire puddings

This Sunday roast recipe is an extra special version of that firm British favourite – roast beef and Yorkshire puddings.

Stilton and leek bread and butter bake

Stilton and leek bread and butter bake

A cheesy take on a classic British dish.

Rich lamb shank pasties

Rich lamb shank pasties

With its rich, sticky texture, lamb shank is the perfect filling for these delicious pasties. They're cheap to make, too.

Bangers and mash, mustard gravy and apple wedges

Bangers and mash, mustard gravy and apple wedges

Tuck into a plate of Britain's traditional pub fare – those wholesome staples, bangers and mash.

Gammon with apple and Cheshire cheese

Gammon with apple and Cheshire cheese

Apples make a wonderful foil for the salty meat and the crumbly cheese is an added bonus in this easy gammon recipe.

Fish 'n' chips with mushy peas

Fish 'n' chips with mushy peas

Fish and chips is a classic British meal, and one of the nation's favourite takeaways. Use sustainable fish fillets to create your own mouthwatering fish and chip supper at home.

 


Sweet

Spicy apple and pear crumbles with blackberry cream

Spicy apple and pear crumbles with blackberry cream

This posh fruity crumble, in individual servings, is a recipe to impress.

Sticky toffee pudding

Sticky toffee pudding

Luscious, sticky, irresistible steamed puds are one of Britain's greatest culinary gifts to the world – and they’re a doddle to make.

Queen of puddings

Queen of puddings

What more can be said about this light baked pud with its spongy base, jam filling and crisp meringue topping? Simply dig in and enjoy!

Marmalade bread and butter pudding

Marmalade bread and butter pudding

If you thought bread and butter pudding was good, try this fabulous variation using tangy marmalade and real vanilla.

Raspberry, sherry and nut trifle

Raspberry, sherry and nut trifle

A simple, quick and delicious trifle, updated with amaretti biscuits and chopped toasted hazelnuts.

Jam roly poly

Jam roly poly

Serve this traditional suet pud with custard – and that’s an order!

Individual summer puddings

Individual summer puddings

These puddings are THE taste of a British summer.

Rhubarb and custard crumbles

Rhubarb and custard crumbles

This is a classic pud with that warm-glow factor, and it only takes 10 minutes to make.

Gluten-free Bakewell Pudding (Tart)

Gluten-free Bakewell Pudding (Tart)

Phil Vickery's gluten-free recipe has no flour and relies on almonds and eggs to get a lovely pudding. The centre will sink considerably but that’s quite normal.

 

Comments

Please register or sign-in to leave a comment. We’d love to hear what you think.

Sign in
Sign in

Forgot password ?

Why sign up?
Save recipes, enter exclusive competitions and upload you own recipes!

Register for free now
Sign up for our newsletter for the latest news, recipes and offers.
Baking
Baking
Healthy recipes
Healthy
Seasonal
Seasonal
Videos
Videos
Dinner parties
Dinner parties

Get delicious. news & recipes straight to your inbox
* indicates required
( mm / dd / yyyy )