Bowl of lamb curry with flatbread and rice

Easter leftover recipes

Make the most of leftover Easter lamb, potatoes, chicken and chocolate with our easy recipes. Try curries, pie, stir-fries, desserts and more.  

1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Use up leftover roast potatoes on Boxing Day and make luxury potato skins with brie and truffle. The latter is optional, but Christmas is a time to indulge

50 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
17 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Packed with biscuits, sultanas, puffed rice and lots of chocolate, these refrigerator bars are ideal for a kids' party

20 mins
Easy
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10 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Make lamb steaks go further with this simple light supper idea

30 mins
Easy
4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Use up potatoes left over from Christmas and make these refried roasties with pickled onions and thyme. Ideal for a Boxing Day buffet

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This is a brilliant way to use up leftover potatoes, perfect with roast chicken

50 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Use up leftover meat from Sunday's roast in this colourful sandwich

5 mins
Easy
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Enjoy a grown-up way to drink chocolate with this indulgent chocolate martini, a blend of Irish cream, coffee liqueur and vodka

5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
12 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

These Oreo-filled cheesecake brownies are the ultimate indulgence. Bake this rich, squidgy chocolate traybake for an Easter sharing treat

1 hr and 25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

A savoury Turkish pastry that's actually made with bread. Stuff with lamb, feta, raisins and pine nuts and serve with pomegranate dip

1 hr and 35 mins
More effort
6 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Bake this deliciously indulgent chocolate slice for dessert if you're entertaining at Easter, or simply to enjoy with an afternoon cuppa

1 hr
Easy
Vegetarian
24 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

These easy chocolate nests are the perfect Easter treat. They're simple enough for kids to get involved and they need just three ingredients

33 mins
Easy
8 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Kids will love making these little chocolate cupcakes, with a crunchy biscuit base and Easter egg topping

50 mins
Easy
3 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This satisfying summer salad is very quick to make and provides an interesting use for oven chips...

20 mins
Easy
44 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

A quick, thick Spanish omelette that's a brilliant way to use up leftover potatoes and cheese with eggs

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

This recipe puts a British spin on the traditional Italian classic, but it's guaranteed to be a winner for brunch

45 mins
Easy
59 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This thrifty Asian-inspired one-pot recipe uses up leftover rice and chicken, plus it contains child-friendly mild spice and plenty of vegetables

15 mins
Easy
50 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

Serve up a basmati rice one pot flavoured with cinnamon, mint and apricot, studded with tender lamb

30 mins
Easy
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