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Croissant recipes

15 Recipes

Make your own homemade croissants for a breakfast treat, or transform a simple shop-bought pastry with our delicious sweet or savoury fillings.

25 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

James Martin shares his recipe for this French patisserie classic. It involves some ambitious pastry work, but the end results are worth it

1 hr and 33 mins
A challenge
Vegetarian
3 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

Give your croissants an indulgent twist with this super simple brunch idea

10 mins
Easy
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8 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

These breakfast baps with creamy eggs are camping-friendly, but work just as well as a casual brunch

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Za'atar-spiced croissants are a popular street food in Beruit. We've given these savoury pastries a delicious cheddar-and-parmesan filling

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
3 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Transform a shop-bought croissant into something extra special with smoked salmon, creamy scrambled egg and chives, for a quick and easy brunch or lunch

15 mins
Easy
6 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Croissants, custard, lemon curd and blueberries combine to make this irresistible yet easy bake that's perfect for dessert or brunch with friends

52 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
4 ratings 3.5 out of 5 star rating

Add banana, bacon and maple syrup to transform a simple shop-bought croissant into a decadent brunch or lunch. Trust us - you won’t look back

15 mins
Easy
1 rating 4.0 out of 5 star rating

A stylish twist for sausage rolls - a sure-fire hit at parties with kids and grown-ups alike

35 mins
Easy
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Think of these pastry swirls like a cheat's garlic dough balls. Made with an irresistible garlic and rosemary butter, enjoy with your favourite dips

50 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
3 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Cross a croissant with a muffin and you'll get these buttery, flaky, fruity pastries - perfect for brunch or an indulgent treat

1 hr and 5 mins
More effort
6 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Use ready-made croissant dough to make these easy cinnamon rolls. We’ve topped the rolls with a thick caramel, but you could use a thin white icing instead

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 3.0 out of 5 star rating

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

2 hrs
A challenge
4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This classic chicken casserole is brought up to date with clever snail-shaped swirls packed with garlic butter

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Use ready-to-roll croissant pastry to create these chocolate and toffee-filled treats that are gooey and sticky when eaten warm

40 mins
Easy
3 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

BBC Good Food Magazine reader Alicia Saad shares her recipe for croissant bread and butter pudding with a Middle Eastern twist

1 hr
Easy
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