Best of British recipes

When it comes to comfort, British recipes are the culinary equivalent of a ruddy great hug. Try a classic British recipe such as toad in the hole, Cornish pasties, ripe tart and fruit tea loaf.

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Proper homemade custard

Best of British recipes

Proper homemade custard

This easy recipe for homemade vanilla custard is the perfect finishing touch: pour it over...

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Cream of chicken soup

Chicken soup recipes

Cream of chicken soup

Cream of chicken soup is one of those dishes many of us remember coming in...

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Fish and chips for two

Fish and chips recipes

Fish and chips for two

This easy recipe for beer-battered fish and chips serves two people, so it’s ideal for...

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Vegetarian carrot toad in the hole

Vegetarian comfort food recipes

Vegetarian carrot toad in the hole

This quick and easy vegetarian toad in the hole uses heritage carrots instead of bangers...

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Calum Franklin’s ultimate fish pie

Fish pie recipes

Calum Franklin’s ultimate fish pie

We challenge you to find a fish pie with a finer crust than this. The...

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Battenberg cake

Classic cake recipes

Battenberg cake

Getting the signature chequerboard effect of the classic Battenberg cake requires a little know-how and a...

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Rhubarb and rose breakfast drop scones

Brunch recipes

Rhubarb and rose breakfast drop scones

These light and fluffy drop scones are flavoured with rhubarb and orange juice, then topped...

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The ultimate prawn cocktail

Prawn recipes

The ultimate prawn cocktail

The British version of the prawn cocktail has been in and out of fashion ever...

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Gail’s hot cross buns

Hot cross bun recipes

Gail’s hot cross buns

The recipe for these hot cross buns comes from high-end bakery chain Gail’s – each...

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Liver, bacon and onions

Best of British recipes

Liver, bacon and onions

”If you’re a fan of liver and bacon, you’ll love this take on the classic...

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Manchester tart

Sweet tart recipes

Manchester tart

Debbie Major has scoured the British recipe archives in search of traditional recipes that are...

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Easy scones

Scone recipes

Easy scones

Make our easy recipe for classic freshly-baked scones next time you want to treat yourself...

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Easy toad in the hole

Nourishing winter recipes

Easy toad in the hole

This easy toad in the hole recipe is perfect for feeding all of the family...

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Sussex pond pudding

British puddings

Sussex pond pudding

This Sussex pond pudding is made with a crusty steamed suet pastry which encases a...

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Lancashire hotpot

Favourite lamb recipes

Lancashire hotpot

A favourite with families, this traditional Lancashire hotpot recipe is inexpensive to make yet makes...

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Old-fashioned flapjacks

Easy baking recipes to make with kids

Old-fashioned flapjacks

You can’t beat a proper, old-fashioned flapjack – made using chunky oats and golden syrup...

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Pimm’s fizz

Best of British recipes

Pimm’s fizz

This quick and easy Pimm’s cocktail serves one but it’s easy to make a jug...

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Nathan Outlaw’s smoked fish pie

Fish pie recipes

Nathan Outlaw’s smoked fish pie

Nathan Outlaw’s easy smoked fish pie recipe works a treat. If you find smoked mussels...

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Elderflower gin and tonic

Recipes to celebrate spring

Elderflower gin and tonic

A quick and easy cocktail recipe – try our springtime gin and tonic, made with...

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Apple and cinnamon porridge

Healthy breakfast recipes

Apple and cinnamon porridge

The best thing about porridge for breakfast is adding all your favourite toppings. We’ve combined...

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