Pigeon breasts in pot with herbs

Pigeon recipes

7 Recipes

Try our easy game recipes this winter for a new twist on your Sunday lunch. See our top pigeon dishes like light salads, hearty pies and wholesome roasts. 

Roasted wood pigeon on toast

5

(2 ratings)

Cooking game on top of a thick slice of sourdough bread is a lovely rustic way to trap all of the juices. Add herbs and red wine for extra oomph
  • 50 mins
  • More effort

Pigeon pies with bramble gravy

5

(4 ratings)

These puff pastry parcels are packed with rare cooked game, Savoy cabbage and pancetta. Serve with a blackberry gravy
  • 55 mins
  • More effort

Pigeon & hedgerow salad

4.857145

(7 ratings)

Blackberries and game go perfectly together in this light and seasonal salad
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

One-pan pigeon breast with spinach & bacon

3

(2 ratings)

Indulge in this easy, one-pan pigeon dish for two. Serve with sourdough toast, spinach and bacon for a delicious meal. Impressive but simple, it takes just 20 minutes to make
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Gamekeeper’s pie

4.90909

(11 ratings)

Tailor this mash-topped stew to suit whatever game is in season - add more matured meat if you like a strong game flavour
  • 2 hours and 40 mins
  • Easy

Pigeon & beetroot salad

0

(0 ratings)

Pan-fried game turns a simple salad into a special dish. Contrast the meat with apples and beetroot, and add texture with hazelnuts
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

Game terrine

5

(1 rating)

John Torode shows how to prepare classic coarse set terrine with duck and mixed game of your choice
  • 2 hours
  • More effort
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