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Breakfast in bed recipes

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Start the day in decadent fashion with one of our extra-special sweet or savoury brunch dishes.

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  • Cardamom buns

    Cardamom buns

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.22 ratings

    This spiced Swedish bun has an intense floral perfume from cardamom seeds, which works its way into the dough during cooking

  • Matcha breakfast bowl

    Matcha breakfast bowl

    A star rating of 3.5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Mix nutritious matcha powder with natural yogurt in this maple syrup and fruit-topped breakfast that's 2 of your 5-a-day

  • Marmite eggs benedict with waffles

    Marmite eggs benedict with waffles

    A star rating of 3 out of 5.2 ratings

    Soft, fluffy waffles and a Marmite hollandaise sauce, treat your poached eggs to something special

  • Ricotta strawberry French toast

    Ricotta strawberry French toast

    A star rating of 3.6 out of 5.9 ratings

    Give your French toast a summer makeover with fresh berries, lashings of ricotta, honey and mint

  • Poached eggs on avocado & feta toast

    Poached eggs on avocado & feta toast

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.28 ratings

    Jamie Cullum's brunch recipe is a moreish combination of creamy avocado, salty feta, a hint of chilli, topped off with a runny poached egg. Worth getting up for!

  • Simple nutty pancakes

    Simple nutty pancakes

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.6 ratings

    Stephen Mangan's easy breakfast pancakes are great for getting kids into cooking, and they're healthier with the addition of agave syrup rather than sugar, and chopped mixed nuts

  • Homemade crumpets with burnt honey butter

    Homemade crumpets with burnt honey butter

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.4 ratings

    Light, fluffy, fresh crumpets are perfect for a weekend brunch - top with sweet and salty burnt honey butter

  • Brummie bacon cakes

    Brummie bacon cakes

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.8 ratings

    These brunch cakes from Birmingham are similar to savoury scones, with cheese, tomato ketchup and Worcester sauce - perfect with eggs

  • Waffles with banana & salted caramel sauce

    Waffles with banana & salted caramel sauce

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.12 ratings

    Smother fluffy waffles with fried bananas, vanilla ice cream and caramel sauce for an indulgent dessert or brunch time treat

  • Raspberry, chocolate & hazelnut breakfast bread

    Raspberry, chocolate & hazelnut breakfast bread

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.7 ratings

    This indulgent brunch loaf requires good bread and kneading skills- prepare the dough ahead then pop it in the oven to serve warm

  • Baked eggs with ham & spinach

    Baked eggs with ham & spinach

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.15 ratings

    Serve this adaptable Mexican-style dish for brunch, breakfast or dinner with spicy tomato sauce

  • Eggs benedict with smoked salmon & chives

    Eggs benedict with smoked salmon & chives

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.34 ratings

    Get your poaching technique honed and serve up this brunch classic – it's easily-doubled to feed a family or crowd

  • The great breakfast burger

    The great breakfast burger

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.6 ratings

    Start the day with this flavour-packed breakfast sausage burger with bacon, cheese and tomato relish

  • Blueberry pancakes with maple syrup stacked on a plate

    American blueberry pancakes

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.473 ratings

    Light, fluffy and fruity, these pancakes are an American classic. Serve them stacked high with syrup and extra fruit

  • Seven-cup muesli

    Seven-cup muesli

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.17 ratings

    Mary's muesli will set you up for a busy day, it counts as one of your 5-a-day and is high in iron and packed with fibre

  • Shakshuka in a pan

    Shakshuka

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.110 ratings

    Make our easy shakshuka for a comforting brunch. Vary this dish by flavouring the simple tomato sauce with whatever you have to hand - curry powder, pesto or fresh herbs

  • Vegan tomato & mushroom pancakes

    Vegan tomato & mushroom pancakes

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.20 ratings

    You can't beat pancakes for brunch. Try making this delicious dairy and egg-free recipe with a creamy tomato and button mushroom topping

  • All-in-one-baked mushrooms

    All-in-one-baked mushrooms

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.17 ratings

    A great midweek meal or weekend breakfast baked in one tray to save the washing up

  • Veggie breakfast bakes

    Veggie breakfast bakes

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.26 ratings

    Hit 3 of your 5-a-day with this alternative fry-up - it's packed with vegetables and oven-baked

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