Sunday roast side dish recipes

Fancy something delicious to serve with Sunday lunch? Our best Sunday roast side dish recipes include classic accompaniments like roast potatoes and parsnips. There’s plenty ideas for seasonal vegetables with a twist, crisp green vegetables and lighter dishes to serve with a summer roast.

A proper roast wouldn’t be complete without gravy. We’ve also got recipes for bread, cranberry and mint sauces, plus Yorkshire puddings, indulgent gratins, creamy dauphinois and cauliflower cheese.

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Roast potatoes with polenta, balsamic and thyme

Roast potato recipes

Roast potatoes with polenta, balsamic and thyme

You can make these crispy roast potatoes ahead so that, when the meat has cooked,...

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Balsamic and brown sugar roast carrots and parsnips

Carrot recipes

Balsamic and brown sugar roast carrots and parsnips

If you’re looking for something a little different to serve with your roast dinner, try...

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Crisp and sticky kale and butter beans with balsamic vinegar

Butter bean recipes

Crisp and sticky kale and butter beans with...

This hearty, textured winter side dish combines sticky balsamic kale with fluffy butter beans. It...

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Roast carrots and parsnips with hazelnut dukkah

Vegan Christmas recipes

Roast carrots and parsnips with hazelnut dukkah

These Middle Eastern inspired roasted root vegetables combine dukkah, hazelnuts and maple syrup for crunch,...

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Chargrilled chicory and cabbage salad

Winter salad recipes

Chargrilled chicory and cabbage salad

Tristan Welch’s slightly chargrilled chicory and cabbage salad makes a simple and rustic side dish,...

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Parsnip and porcini gravy

Gravy recipes

Parsnip and porcini gravy

Searching for a vegan gravy? We’ve got just the recipe. Chef Maria Elia’s parsnip and...

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Rye and caraway bread sauce

Christmas trimmings, sides and sauces

Rye and caraway bread sauce

What’s a Christmas dinner without bread sauce? For us, the extras are just as vital...

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Sweet potato, ciabatta and chestnut stuffing

Christmas trimmings, sides and sauces

Sweet potato, ciabatta and chestnut stuffing

Looking for a smashing veggie dish to take Christmas lunch to the next level? This...

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Best-ever fluffy roast potatoes

Roast potato recipes

Best-ever fluffy roast potatoes

Are these the best-ever roast potatoes of all time? We certainly think so, thanks to...

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Roast parsnip and red onion salad

Parsnip recipes

Roast parsnip and red onion salad

A true winter favourite, this roast parsnip salad has so much going for it: sweet...

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Sherry braised jersey royals with broad beans and serrano ham

Jersey royal new potato recipes

Sherry braised jersey royals with broad beans and...

Rich, complex and nutty, most sherry vinegar is made from dry sherry and has firm...

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Fennel, taleggio, potato, parmesan and thyme gratin

Gratin recipes

Fennel, taleggio, potato, parmesan and thyme gratin

You’re never going to stray far wrong with a bubbling, oozy potato and fennel gratin....

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Roast purple sprouting broccoli with smashed white beans

Vegetarian starter recipes

Roast purple sprouting broccoli with smashed white beans

Gill Meller’s roast purple sprouting broccoli recipe makes a wonderful sharing starter. Alternatively, serve it...

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Garlicky buttered kale

Kale recipes

Garlicky buttered kale

A simple but seriously good side dish of garlicky, buttery kale. We’ve used chilli and...

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Bay-scented smashed roast potatoes

Potato recipes

Bay-scented smashed roast potatoes

These bay-scented roast potatoes are smashed for an even crispier texture and make a wonderful...

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Roast radicchio with lemon and parsley dressing

Make-ahead Christmas sides

Roast radicchio with lemon and parsley dressing

A vegetarian make-ahead side dish of roasted radicchio, served with sultanas and pine nuts, that...

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Ultimate dauphinois potatoes

Potato recipes

Ultimate dauphinois potatoes

Making this most luscious of potato bakes takes a little extra time – there’s slicing,...

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Charred broad beans with soy dressing

Broad bean recipes

Charred broad beans with soy dressing

Forget about podding – this charred broad bean recipe is easy and flavoursome. Drizzled with...

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Mini Yorkshire puddings

St George's Day recipes

Mini Yorkshire puddings

Yorkshire puddings were quite possibly created to remind people that there are greater forces at...

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Traditional bread sauce

Christmas trimmings, sides and sauces

Traditional bread sauce

Learn how to make traditional bread sauce with our easy recipe. This classic sauce is...

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