Lamb & Dauphinoise hotpot

Comfort food recipes

39 Recipes

Warming recipes for winter nights.

Lamb & dauphinoise hotpot


(2 ratings)

Savour every mouthful of this rich, comforting pie with red wine gravy and potato topping
  • 4 hours and 25 mins
  • Easy

Melty cheese & potato pie


(1 rating)

Drawing from the apres-ski classic tartiflette, this indulgent pie transforms into a cheesy fondue with creamy sliced potatoes and crisp puff pastry
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Treacle apple pudding


(9 ratings)

Using fruit purée instead of butter means you can enjoy a comforting steamed sponge pud with less fat - serve with skinny custard
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy

Homemade custard


(17 ratings)

Once you've cracked your own technique for silky smooth vanilla custard, you'll never go back to tinned
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

Cheesy leek & bacon pasta


(38 ratings)

A creamy and comforting quick pasta recipe, ideal for when you're short on time
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Masala chicken pie


(23 ratings)

A Bombay potato-topped coconut curry bake that's healthy and low-fat. Snuggle up with some nutritious comfort food...
  • 1 hour and 50 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Chicken & leek pot pies


(1 rating)

Individual shortcrust pastry pies with chicken in a cheese, leek and chive sauce. Comfort food at its best.
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

Baked apple & toffee crumble


(8 ratings)

This comforting bake has it all- circles of apple, buttery brown sugar, plump fruit and spice, all baked under a nutty oat topping
  • 1 hour and 20 mins
  • Easy

Chorizo bean burgers


(20 ratings)

Combine Spanish sausage with the traditional pork variety for a pulse-packed, spicy burger
  • 26 mins
  • Easy

Butternut macaroni cheese


(35 ratings)

This comforting and creamy family pasta bake is given a makeover by adding roasted squash
  • 50 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Bean & sausage hotpot


(47 ratings)

Warm up after work with this ultimate comfort food dish, just add a buttery dollop of mash
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

Griddle scones with honey


(14 ratings)

Quick and easy to make with storecupboard ingredients, griddle scones go perfectly with creamy honey and butter
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

Toffee apple bread & butter pudding


(3 ratings)

Bonfire night treat meets classic comfort food in this doubly delicious dessert that your family won't be able to resist...
  • 1 hour and 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Hot chocolate milkshakes


(4 ratings)

An indulgent and warming treat that neither kids nor grown-ups will be able to resist
  • 12 mins
  • Easy

Beer mac 'n' cheese


(10 ratings)

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

Fish pie with saffron mash


(37 ratings)

A great dinner party dish. This can be made ahead and frozen so there's always something ready to entertain guests
  • 1 hour and 45 mins
  • More effort

Cherry Bakewell sponge pudding


(7 ratings)

Cherry and almond is a heavenly combination. This fruity dessert has a sponge top and crunchy finish. Serve with plenty of custard
  • 1 hour and 20 mins
  • Easy