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Mother's Day recipes

45 Recipes

Recipes to treat your mum.

Earl Grey teacakes

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(2 ratings)
Fruit buns flavoured with aromatic tea and orange to be served toasted with lashings of butter
1 hour and 20 minutes
Moderately easy

Lemony roast chicken pie

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(2 ratings)
A pie that's worth taking the time over, crisp shortcrust pastry filled with roasted chicken and a creamy onion and fennel sauce
4 hours and 15 minutes
Moderately easy

Easy one-pot chicken casserole

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(30 ratings)
A light and quick spring chicken and vegetable stew that can be whipped up in less than an hour
55 minutes
Easy

Sugared scones

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(5 ratings)
A simple and quick scone recipe that has a great sweet finish - the crunchy sugar top adds texture too
32 minutes
Easy

Eggs Benedict with smoked salmon & chives

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(18 ratings)
Get your poaching technique honed and serve up this brunch classic- it's easily-doubled to feed a family or crowd
35 minutes
For the keen cook

American blueberry pancakes

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(224 ratings)
Light, fluffy and fruity, these pancakes are a US classic. Serve them stacked high with syrup and extra fruit
35 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Malt chocolate cheesecake

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(97 ratings)
This crowd-pleasing dessert is made ahead, so all you have to do on the night is take it out of the fridge and bask in the glory
5 hours and 55 minutes
Easy

Apricot brioche

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(5 ratings)
When toasted and buttered this delicately flavoured bread is a breakfast in itself
16 hours
Moderately easy
Vegetarian

Salted caramel chocolate torte

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(81 ratings)
Indulge guests at your next party with this impressive dessert. A touch of salt really sets off the caramel and dark chocolate
2 hours
Easy

No-bake orange cheesecake

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(32 ratings)
This is an easy cheesecake for kids to prepare ahead for Mother’s Day, with a little help from Dad
25 minutes
Easy

Tangy trout

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(36 ratings)
Try this healthy trout recipe for a light summer supper
15 minutes
Easy
Healthy

Vanilla custard slices

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(5 ratings)
A glorious pastry classic that's tricky to get perfect, but lends a touch of patisserie luxury on an afternoon tea stand
2 hours and 5 minutes
Moderately easy

Parcel-poached salmon with herby mayonnaise

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Beautiful served hot or cold, this poached salmon makes a stunning yet stress-free centrepiece for a buffet lunch
2 hours
Moderately easy

Peek-a-boo Battenberg cake

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(9 ratings)
A stunning rose and almond sponge in the distinctive checkered pattern, hidden in sweet marzipan icing
2 hours and 20 minutes
For the keen cook

Slow-roast chicken with homemade gravy

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(18 ratings)
This can't-go-wrong roast chicken makes a great meal for Mother's Day - the kids can get involved too
2 hours and 50 minutes
Easy

Chicken & chorizo pie

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This wholesome pie is perfect weekend fodder. Flavour your Spanish sausage and chicken with sherry, parsley and a hint of cream
2 hours and 30 minutes
Moderately easy

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