Meatball lasagne topped with melted cheese with a slice cut out

Comfort food recipes

82 Recipes

Our comfort food classics will warm you up on a winter's night. Tuck into cheesy pasta bakes, satisfying pies, hearty stews, indulgent puddings and more.

Homemade custard


(61 ratings)

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

Rigatoni sausage bake


(261 ratings)

A great way to get kids to eat spinach, this comforting sausage supper dish is also perfect for a hungry crowd
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • More effort

Bean & sausage hotpot


(57 ratings)

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

Caramel pear blondies


(11 ratings)

Bake these caramel pear blondies for an indulgent teatime treat. With a biscuity flavour that comes from browning the butter, they're moreish and chewy...
  • 50 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Creamy chicken, squash & pecan pasta


(9 ratings)

This crowd-pleasing pasta is easy to make, healthy and satisfying with squash providing 1 of your 5-a-day and pecans stirred through, which add a nice crunch
  • 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Sprout, comté & walnut tart


(3 ratings)

Make the most of seasonal sprouts this winter with this tasty tart. It combines comté cheese and walnuts in a wonderful spelt and pumpkin seed pastry case
  • 1 hour and 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian


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