Two roast pheasant on a plate

Roast pheasant recipes

Raise your game when roasting pheasant. Discover recipes with all the trimmings that make an impressive centrepiece for Sunday lunch, or even Christmas Day.

16 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

A true autumnal treat, this pot roast works equally well with partridge, guinea fowl or chicken

2 hrs and 20 mins
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6 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Gordon's pheasant dish makes an affordable but smart meal for two

1 hr and 55 mins
11 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Oven roast this rich game bird - bring out the flavour with sweet cider and apples, and let the juices run into a cream and sage sauce

1 hr
7 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

For a really special Sunday lunch pheasant is a good choice. The parma ham crisps us beautifully in the oven and gives the pheasant an eye-catching edge

1 hr and 20 mins
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5 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This dish is full of woodland flavours from the herbs, mushrooms and stock. The sherry works well with pheasant, while the grapes add a touch of sweetness

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

Try this faff-free method of cooking pheasant and produce a sensational roast

4 hrs and 15 mins
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5 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

A small pheasant makes an ideal roast for two – serve this earthy game bird with porcini sautéed potatoes

1 hr and 35 mins
2 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

If you're cooking to impress, up your game with Tom's perfect poultry dish for a sensational, seasonal supper for two

2 hrs and 40 mins
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2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

You'll need a little skill and patience to pull off this elegant multi-bird roast of chicken, pheasant and duck, but there's no other main course quite like it

4 hrs
A challenge