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American recipes

59 Recipes

Get inspired by Stateside favourites, from burgers and hotdogs to pancakes and pies.

Buffalo chicken

4.666665

(3 ratings)

These spicy wings are ideal party food for any celebration. The chicken is brined to make it extra juicy and the smoky sweetness of the sauce adds heat
  • 1 hour and 35 mins
  • More effort

Texas BBQ medley

0

(0 ratings)

Once you've tried smoking and slow cooking your chicken, you'll be totally converted. The dry brine seasons the meat to the bone and keeps it succulent during cooking...
  • 7 hours
  • More effort

S'mores dip

4.6

(5 ratings)

A sized-up, super chocolatey twist on the classic American campfire treat. This s'mores dip will be gone before you can say 'mini marshmallow'...
  • 17 mins
  • Easy

Fully loaded Cajun chicken burgers

4.733945

(109 ratings)

Grilled Cajun-spiced chicken breasts topped with bacon, avocado and cheese... set to become a Friday night favourite
  • 35 mins
  • Easy

Spicy pies with sweet potato mash

4.6

(5 ratings)

This pie is loosely based on the flavours of an American sloppy joe, but we've topped it with mash as an alternative to the traditional cottage pie...
  • 1 hour
  • Easy

Cheesesteak hot dogs

5

(1 rating)

Take the humble hot dog to another level by using steak, complemented by melted cheese, fried green peppers and crispy onions. Easy to make and so good
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Creamed corn

4

(1 rating)

The best side dish in the States, this addictive, creamy, cheesy mix goes well with pretty much everything, but pairs particularly well with barbecue dishes
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

American pancakes

4.583335

(36 ratings)

Easy, American-style, fluffy pancakes are great for feeding a crowd at breakfast or brunch. Top with something sweet like fruit, jam or syrup, or rashers of crispy bacon.
  • 55 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Baby back ribs with Carolina baste

4

(2 ratings)

This American pork rib recipe is sure to satisfy at a barbecue - roast until tender, then finish with a sticky glaze for melt-in-the-mouth meat
  • 3 hours and 20 mins
  • Easy

Choc chip pecan pie

5

(4 ratings)

An indulgent chocolate and pecan treat with buttery pastry and a gooey filling everybody can get stuck into
  • 2 hours and 25 mins
  • More effort

American burnt onion dip

0

(0 ratings)

A tasty veggie dip with a mayonnaise and soured cream base, great for raw veggies or toasted pitta bread
  • 13 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Smoky braised brisket

3.75

(4 ratings)

This cheap, flavourful cut of meat is perfect for the smoky flavours of American and South American barbecue, ideal comfort food for a cold winter’s night...
  • 4 hours and 5 mins
  • Easy

Diner sloppy joes

4.555555

(9 ratings)

A simple, American staple the whole family can get stuck into. Add a dash of spicy chipotle or smoky barbecue sauce to bring some zing
  • 35 mins
  • Easy

Safe-to-eat uncooked cookie dough

3.285715

(7 ratings)

Who doesn't love cookie dough and this one takes only minutes to make. Keep a batch in the fridge, eat it by the spoon, serve it with ice cream, or mould it, shape it and colour it with food dye like edible Play-Doh!...
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

All-American T-bone

5

(1 rating)

For a special supper, try this classic American cut from the sirloin. The steak has a T-shaped bone with meat on each side, perfect for sharing
  • 17 mins
  • Easy

Smoky pork & Boston beans one-pot

4.625

(8 ratings)

Transform this American baked bean stew into a filling no-fuss meal with pork loin steaks and shredded ham hock - it saves on the washing up, too
  • 55 mins
  • Easy

Pumpkin pie

4.477275

(44 ratings)

Fill a sweet shortcrust pastry tart case with lightly spiced squash to make a traditional American treat
  • 2 hours and 10 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

John Torode's big burger

3.727275

(11 ratings)

Not just any burger, John Torode's ultimate burger, with a spicy tomato relish and all the trimmings
  • 55 mins
  • Easy

New York cheesecake

4.75076

(329 ratings)

This authentic creamy dessert will add a taste of New York to any dining table
  • 1 hour and 30 mins
  • Easy

BBQ pulled pork

4.94737

(19 ratings)

An American classic, the meat is slow-cooked then shredded or ‘pulled’ and layered with BBQ sauce, pickles and slaw in a soft brioche bun...
  • 5 hours and 20 mins
  • Easy

Peanut butter jelly cookies

5

(1 rating)

Enjoy the classic American combo of peanut butter and 'jelly' in a cookie. Buy a good quality raspberry jam or try making our easy homemade jam recipe...
  • 32 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

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