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Cherry Bakewell sponge pudding

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(5 ratings)
Cherry and almond is a heavenly combination. This fruity dessert has a sponge top and crunchy finish. Serve with plenty of custard
1 hour and 20 minutes
Easy

Golden veggie shepherd’s pie

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(41 ratings)
Make this comforting pie in bulk and freeze in separate servings, so you can defrost only what you need
2 hours and 15 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Pear parkin pudding with custard

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(3 ratings)
This easy and comforting pud is the perfect way to round off a family lunch
1 hour and 25 minutes
Easy

Brie, ham & fig jam toastie

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(1 ratings)
This speedy comforting snack has everything you want from a sandwich- melty cheese, salty ham and a touch of sweet fruit
10 minutes
Easy

Moroccan harira & chicken soup

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(6 ratings)
This North African-inspired soup is flavoured with harissa and spices. Serve with houmous toasts and cooling yogurt
1 hour and 20 minutes
Easy

A good steak & kidney pie

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(24 ratings)
An old favourite - a traditional steak and kidney pie, comfort food at its best.
2 hours and 25 minutes
Moderately easy

Flat apple & vanilla tart

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(52 ratings)
A gorgeous looking tart that is fantastic for any occasion - from morning tea to decadent dessert
30 minutes
Easy

Chocolate brownie cake

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(149 ratings)
The perfect cake for brownie lovers, try a big slice warm with some ice cream
1 hour and 5 minutes
Easy

Slow-baked clotted cream rice pudding

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(26 ratings)
Homemade rice pudding with your own quick raspberry jam is the ultimate in comfort food
1 hour and 25 minutes
Easy

Sausage casserole with garlic toasts

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(87 ratings)
Smarten up sausages and sneak in a few vital veggies too with this comforting midweek meal
45 minutes
Easy

Sticky pan-roasted sausages with grapes

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(14 ratings)
Served with mash or polenta, these make sophisticated comfort food, and the sweet grapes with a hint of red wine vinegar really cut through the richness of the sausages
35 minutes
Easy

Apple & blackberry crumble

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(72 ratings)
Raymond Blanc pre-cooks the crumble topping to avoid gluey, uncooked crumble and retain the texture of the fruit
35 minutes
Easy

Doughsant

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What could be more indulgent than a croissant a doughnut combined? Edd Kimber's cheat's dough gives wonderful crisp layers
2 hours
For the keen cook

Greek lamb & macaroni bake

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(15 ratings)
A cross between moussaka and macaroni cheese, this thrifty Mediterranean pasta bake makes for a hearty meal
1 hour and 35 minutes
Easy

Roast aubergine parmigiana

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(5 ratings)
An Italian-style roasted vegetable gratin with tomato and basil sauce, Parmesan and mozzarella
1 hour and 35 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

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