Lamb & Dauphinoise hotpot

Comfort food recipes

39 Recipes

Warming recipes for winter nights.

Golden veggie shepherd’s pie


(56 ratings)

Make this comforting pie in bulk and freeze in separate servings, so you can defrost only what you need
  • 2 hours and 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Brie, ham & fig jam toastie


(1 rating)

This speedy comforting snack has everything you want from a sandwich- melty cheese, salty ham and a touch of sweet fruit
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

Moroccan harira & chicken soup


(11 ratings)

This North African-inspired soup is flavoured with harissa and spices. Serve with houmous toasts and cooling yogurt
  • 1 hour and 20 mins
  • Easy

A good steak & kidney pie


(25 ratings)

An old favourite - a traditional steak and kidney pie, comfort food at its best.
  • 2 hours and 25 mins
  • More effort

Flat apple & vanilla tart


(55 ratings)

A gorgeous looking tart that is fantastic for any occasion - from morning tea to decadent dessert
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Chocolate brownie cake


(168 ratings)

The perfect cake for brownie lovers, try a big slice warm with some ice cream
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy

Sticky pan-roasted sausages with grapes


(16 ratings)

Served with mash or polenta, these make sophisticated comfort food, and the sweet grapes with a hint of red wine vinegar really cut through the richness of the sausages
  • 35 mins
  • Easy



(0 ratings)

What could be more indulgent than a croissant a doughnut combined? Edd Kimber's cheat's dough gives wonderful crisp layers
  • 2 hours
  • A challenge

Greek lamb & macaroni bake


(28 ratings)

A cross between moussaka and macaroni cheese, this thrifty Mediterranean pasta bake makes for a hearty meal
  • 1 hour and 35 mins
  • Easy

Roast aubergine parmigiana


(10 ratings)

An Italian-style roasted vegetable gratin with tomato and basil sauce, Parmesan and mozzarella
  • 1 hour and 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian