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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These savoury cheese scones, filled with thin slices of apple and chutney, make a delicious addition to an afternoon tea spread

37 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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Make a healthier take on an English breakfast, with sausages, eggs, mushrooms, tomatoes and beans. Super tasty and it even serves up three of your 5-a-day

40 mins
Easy
Healthy
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5 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Get the kids in the kitchen to help make this easy fish pie recipe. They'll love the creamy filling and crisp topping, and it's 2 of your 5 a day, too

55 mins
Easy
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Made with intensely flavoured collar of bacon, this recipe may be old-fashioned, but it's the best of British

2 hrs and 35 mins
More effort
4 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This easy lamb one pot takes classic comfort food and makes it healthier, without compromising on flavour

3 hrs and 10 mins
Easy
8 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Sausages don't come much better than in toad-in-the-hole. In this easy version, they're served with gherkins and pickled onions for the ultimate comfort food

45 mins
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Slash the fat, salt and calories in this comfort food classic, with homemade haddock fingers served on ciabatta as open sandwiches

22 mins
Easy
8 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

These brunch cakes from Birmingham are similar to savoury scones, with cheese, tomato ketchup and Worcester sauce - perfect with eggs

55 mins
More effort
67 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This easy roast beef recipe with carrots and a simple gravy is ideal for a stunning Sunday dinner for the family. It takes just 15 minutes to prepare

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
3 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Use semi-skimmed milk and half-fat crème fraîche to cut the calories and fat of this comforting childhood classic

1 hr and 35 mins
Easy
3 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

Use up leftover chicken in this fruity, spicy sarnie - swap mayonnaise for Greek yogurt in the lower-fat curried sauce

15 mins
Easy
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Add some greenery to your traditional English breakfast and enjoy two of your five-a-day

45 mins
Easy
1 rating 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Take the classic strawberry, clotted cream and meringue combo and serve it on easy-to-make scones- irresistible

35 mins
Easy
38 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

An old favourite - a traditional steak and kidney pie, comfort food at its best.

2 hrs and 25 mins
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7 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

The Great British Bake Off winner combines two classic bakes - Victoria sponge and jammy shortbread. The result is dazzling

2 hrs and 15 mins
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14 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

A very British version of Key lime pie - an indulgent, creamy tart with tangy oranges and lemons

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

A new take on the traditional pastry, this cake will go down well on any occasion

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

The ultimate grown-up comfort food, use leftover fruit bread or even croissants instead of the bread if you prefer

1 hr and 45 mins
Easy
868 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
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Part of Good Food's British treasures series, this traditional tart makes a wonderful teatime treat

1 hr and 25 mins
More effort
15 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

These pocket-sized pasties make an old favourite portable

55 mins
Easy
2 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

The Banbury cake reigns in the Midlands. Try this quick recipe for a teatime treat, lovely with a cup of Earl Grey

1 hr
Easy
12 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Serve this impressive looking Yorkshire pudding filled with a warming sausage casserole and create an instant family classic. Use veggie sausages to make this vegetarian

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
19 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

A grown up twist on an old classic from your childhood, these splits still taste delicious

35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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