Blue bowl with sticky buffalo wings

American recipes

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

7 ratings 3.3 out of 5 star rating

These American traybake brownies include all of our favourite things, chocolate, booze and bacon - pure decadence

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
14 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

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
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14 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

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

55 mins
Easy
462 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This authentic creamy dessert will add a taste of New York to any dining table

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
22 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

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 hrs and 20 mins
Easy
9 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Enjoy the classic American combo of peanut butter and 'jelly' in a cookie. Buy a good quality raspberry jam or try making our

32 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Get three of your five-a-day from this chicken and bacon salad, which can be adapted to use leftover turkey and is packed with protein and vitamins

15 mins
Easy
1 rating 3.0 out of 5 star rating

Try a twist on American-style marshmallow and chocolate s'mores by swapping the traditional crackers for malted biscuits

6 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

An indulgent solo supper of a layered sandwich with sliced beef, creamy dressing and homemade chips

35 mins
Easy
8 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Grill whole sweetcorn and serve with paprika-spiced chicken and crisp Little Gem for a healthy, speedy salad

35 mins
Easy
14 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Only five ingredients are needed for these low calorie, spicy hot dogs made from pork sausages and caramelised onion

25 mins
Easy
220 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Lime, cream and a buttery biscuit base – this zesty oven-baked treat makes a refreshing and indulgent end to a meal

55 mins
Easy
7 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Have chicken left over from supper? Use it up in a crisp salad with creamy Caesar dressing

5 mins
Easy
11 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

When the kids have friends over, this stack of ribs and spuds is a cheap, crowd-pleasing, prepare-ahead option

2 hrs and 50 mins
Easy
9 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Pretzel crumbs create a super-crisp coating for chicken, and oven cooking reduces the fat content. This recipe makes extra for lunch the next day

50 mins
Easy
221 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Squidgy and super moreish, these gorgeous foolproof fruity chocolate bakes will be snapped up in seconds

50 mins
Easy
91 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Fluffy American-style pancakes are a blank canvas for toppings like blueberries and bacon – great for breakfast in bed. Why not get the kids to help?

30 mins
Easy
105 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

A chocolate chip cookie and custard cream in one - super-simple and they'll keep in the biscuit tin for a fortnight

30 mins
Easy
3 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Breaded chicken needn't be greasy - this oven-baked version with vegetable accompaniments is diet-friendly

15 mins
Easy
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Sausage sandwiches with an American twist - load up hot dog buns with chipolatas, caramelised onions, roasted peppers and a creamy cheese sauce

35 mins
Easy
8 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

For a simple side, try oven baking breaded onion rings rather than frying to dramatically cut the fat content

40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
56 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Sticky spiced wings make great finger food or canapés, and this version skips the deep-fried stage so they're healthier

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
19 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This irresistible cheesecake is the perfect indulgence for peanut butter fans - freeze for up to two months and serve as a show-stopping dinner party dessert

35 mins
Easy
6 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Treat your guests to these gloriously sticky ribs for a finger-licking lunch

1 hr and 35 mins
Easy
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