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Beer recipes

Ever cooked with beer? Use it to make a moreish mac 'n' cheese, a hearty beef pie, or a rich chocolate pudding with our easy recipes.

52 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

A steak and ale pie is a comforting classic - this version has suet pastry and a dark rich gravy

5 hrs
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3 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Beer lovers everywhere rejoice – this twist on the tiramisu combines beer alongside layers of sponge and cream. Enjoy this spin on a classic pud

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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75 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

A staple of Manhattan's East Village, Emma Freud's cheddar and pale ale pasta dish is the ultimate comfort food

45 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
9 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

What better way to prove that pollock is the new cod than by giving it the most classic British treatment? Mushy peas optional!

40 mins
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21 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Sticky, tender beef ribs with a subtle oak-smoked flavour are sure to be a hit at your next barbecue

6 hrs and 15 mins
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12 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This method of cooking a chicken may look a little undignified, but it is guaranteed to keep the meat really tender and juicy

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
3 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

This Puy lentil side dish is special enough for a dinner party - perfect with Tom Kerridge's salt-baked lamb shanks

45 mins
Easy
44 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Cooking cod, hake or haddock in a super-crispy batter made from sparkling water steams the fish so it's really moist

1 hr and 25 mins
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4 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This hearty dish uses a thrifty cut of meat. Marinate, then slow cook for a tender finish and serve on a soft, creamy risotto

4 hrs and 25 mins
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1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

An easy beer bread with chunks of sweet apple. This wholemeal loaf is made with buttermilk and treacle for a dense, moist slice you can enjoy with your tea

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

Sweet, slow-cooked melty carrots and beautifully tender meat, this dish is comfort in a pot

3 hrs and 30 mins
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

A dark and fruity stout brings out the flavour of dark chocolate in Diana Henry's simple steamed pudding. Pour on our decadent chocolate sauce and enjoy

2 hrs and 20 mins
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12 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Shin of beef is a flavoursome cut that becomes really tender when slow cooked. Add more gutsy flavour with beer, horseradish and shallots

3 hrs and 35 mins
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5 ratings 3.4 out of 5 star rating

Forget soggy onions rings! Lightly pickling the onion before frying gives Tom Kerridge's beer-battered onion rings the edge

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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