Roast chicken

Easy roast dinner recipes

Try our easy roast dinner recipes for your next Sunday supper. See our simple dinners including roast chicken, beef, pork and vegetarian options.

14 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Add a springtime twist to this Sunday roast with radishes and whole spring onions, and a creamy sauce made using mascarpone, tarragon and lemon

1 hr and 40 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
15 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Enhance the flavour of roast lamb with herbs and garlic, or you could try slices of anchovy, slivers of chilli or nuggets of feta pushed into the slits

2 hrs and 30 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
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237 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Bake a satisfying vegetarian loaf with lentils, chestnut mushrooms and cheese to go with all the classic roast dinner trimmings.

1 hr and 35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
8 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Our fabulous easy roast pork with apples is ideal for a Sunday dinner the whole family will love. It takes just five minutes to prepare before cooking

2 hrs and 50 mins
Easy
28 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Cooking a chicken in a slow cooker makes it very succulent and packed full of flavour. This simple, freezable recipe is perfect for feeding a family

5 hrs and 45 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
115 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

What more can we say? A classic roast chicken recipe should be in everyone's repertoire, and it can always save the day

1 hr and 40 mins
Easy
842 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

The secret to getting gloriously puffed-up Yorkshire puddings is to have the fat sizzling hot and don't open the oven door!

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
6 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Revamp your roast chicken for the summer months with just a few ingredients. Serve our easy traybake with salad or crusty bread for a winning chicken dinner

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
229 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Slow-roasting is a great way to keep chicken nice and moist. Adding the potatoes to the roasting tin infuses them with plenty of flavour, too

2 hrs and 35 mins
Easy
11 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Adding beer and beef extract to beef brisket gives real depth of flavour to this budget cut of meat. Serve with broccoli for a comforting Sunday roast

5 hrs and 5 mins
Easy
29 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

This healthy, easy chicken thigh one-pot needs just 10 minutes prep and saves on washing up, too. Lime, garlic, paprika and thyme add plenty of flavour

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
Healthy
Gluten-free
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Transform a simple roast chicken with a rich saffron butter and a sweet date and couscous stuffing. Serve with Greek yogurt and a green salad

2 hrs
Easy
136 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Silverside and topside are cheaper and leaner cuts of meat, well-suited to slow-cooking. The stock and juices make a great sauce when combined with caramelised onions

2 hrs and 30 mins
Easy
Healthy
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This indian spiced roast chicken makes a great alternative to a traditional Sunday roast. Try with black pepper and garlic sweet potato wedges 

2 hrs
Easy
Gluten-free
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Serve this easy midweek roast with a side of creamy polenta. It's deeply flavoured and aromatic thanks to garlic, thyme and fennel

1 hr and 50 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
3 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Marinate your bird overnight in bay, rosemary, lemon thyme and sage, then slow-cook for a flavour-packed roast dinner

4 hrs and 15 mins
Easy
5 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

A leg of lamb stretches to feed a crowd of up to eight, especially when combined with sliced potatoes and carrots in gravy

2 hrs and 40 mins
Easy
39 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

For a casual summer lunch, try this Mediterranean roast with chickpeas, vegetables and salty Greek cheese

1 hr and 50 mins
Easy
13 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Rare roast topside is the ultimate centrepiece - make it extra special with Marmite and sweet onion gravy

2 hrs
Easy
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Treat yourself and others to roast pork belly served with soft fondant potatoes and caramelised pickled onions. Sunday lunch just got better

2 hrs and 35 mins
Easy
4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This recipe only has a few ingredients but North African spice blend ras el hanout adds a big punch of flavour

1 hr and 25 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
14 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Cook your Sunday lunch in the slow cooker this weekend. The pork stays succulent and moist and the vegetables are cooked alongside in the tasty gravy.

5 hrs and 30 mins
Easy
16 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Serve up this tasty Moroccan roast lamb dish for a low-calorie main that delivers stacks of flavour and three of your 5-a-day

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
Healthy
Gluten-free
8 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

We've created our ultimate recipe for crispy, crunchy roast potatoes – follow our cookery team's top tips to take this classic side dish from standard to sensational

2 hrs and 10 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
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