Giant Yorkshire pudding filled with a Sunday roast meal

St George’s Day recipes

Celebrate the patron saint of England's big day with our classic recipes, including Yorkshire puddings, toad-in-the-hole, steamed sponges, scones and plenty more.

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Try this twist on a Sunday roast, with steak, potatoes, veg and gravy served in a giant Yorkshire pudding. Prep ahead and make Sunday lunch in no time

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
46 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Transform a stale loaf into a comforting bread and butter pudding. This traditional British dessert is layered with a rich vanilla custard, dried fruit and lemon zest

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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1,175 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

You can have a batch of scones on the table in 20 minutes with Jane Hornby's storecupboard recipe, perfect for unexpected guests

15 mins
Easy
100 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Get this beef brisket in the slow cooker first thing in the morning, so that come evening-time your Sunday dinner is an absolute breeze. Perfect for busy family weekends

7 hrs and 45 mins
Easy
30 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

A syrupy basin pudding with a moist sponge and sticky sauce- a Great British tradition with retro charm

2 hrs
Easy
7 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Smoked salmon and eggs is a cracking breakfast combination – take it to the next level with these Scotch eggs, flavoured with herbs, capers, lemon and cayenne

1 hr
More effort
306 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Serve this comforting classic made with chipolata sausages and a simple batter – it’s easy enough that kids can help make it.

1 hr
Easy
4 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

A showstopping pork dish that's a great Sunday lunch for a crowd, the trim from the rack makes a flavourful stuffing, infused wtih wild garlic or use a combination of spinach and garlic

3 hrs
More effort
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Serve this giant scone in slices for a simply ace afternoon tea treat, filled with fresh strawberries and fluffy whipped cream

45 mins
Easy
13 ratings 3.4 out of 5 star rating

Angela Nilsen makes a healthier version of an iconic English meal - without losing the nostalgia

30 mins
Easy
22 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Steam a traditional fruity sponge pudding with suet, citrus zest and currants then serve in thick slices with hot custard

1 hr and 45 mins
Easy
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Wrap a meaty filling, studded with juicy dried apricots, in a hot water pastry crust for a truly British dish, perfect for a buffet, party or picnic

2 hrs and 20 mins
A challenge
11 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

A stunning floral layer cake, flavoured with rosewater and layered up with vanilla cream, raspberry icing and crystallised petals

1 hr and 55 mins
More effort
25 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

The perfect vehicle for gravy and roasted goodies: the Yorkshire pudding - this version is gluten-free but never fear, you still get that characteristic puff and golden colour

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
26 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Love Marmite? We’re staking our bets on these being the best sausage rolls you’ve ever tasted. Cut them into mini portions as a canapé or keep them longer for a filling lunch

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
10 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Try this vegan take on the classic English breakfast that boasts vegan sausages with hash browns, mushrooms, tomatoes, scrambled tofu and baked beans

45 mins
Easy
Vegan
42 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

A comforting fish bake with a buttery cheese sauce that will warm you up on the coldest of evenings

1 hr
Easy
459 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

We've got some lovely twists on shepherd's pie on the site, but we were missing a definitive version of this classic family recipe – here it is!

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
4 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Succulent roast topside of beef, made especially irresistible with a mustard crust, piquant shallots and red wine enriched gravy

1 hr and 40 mins
Easy
235 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Gordon Ramsay's version of the classic steak dish – a showstopping centrepiece on a special occasion

2 hrs and 30 mins
A challenge
6 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

What's better than dunking biscuits into tea? These ingenious tea and biscuits cheesecake bars capture that flavour sensation perfectly

50 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
916 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

The perfect party cake, a Victoria sponge is a traditional bake everyone will love. Makes an easy wedding cake, too

1 hr
Easy
45 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Wrap fat sausages in streaky bacon for a posh version of a British classic - perfect comfort food for the whole family

1 hr
Easy
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
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