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Summer comfort food recipes

36 Recipes
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Discover incredible summer comfort food recipes. Explore savoury and sweet ideas, including burgers, pasta, ice cream and more.

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  • A serving dish with bacon nachos with cheese sauce

    Bacon nachos with cheese sauce

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.14 ratings

    Rustle up these bacon nachos as a party snack or for that big sporting event. They only take 20 minutes, including the tasty cheese sauce topping

  • Strawberry ice cream in a tub

    Strawberry ice cream

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.8 ratings

    Use sweet strawberries whilst they’re in season to make this fabulous homemade strawberry ice cream. It's perfect on its own or as an accompaniment summer desserts

  • Vegan potato salad served in a decorative bowl

    Vegan potato salad

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    Make a vegan version of a classic potato salad using vegan mayonnaise. It’s the perfect accompaniment to a barbecue, picnic or salads in the summer

  • Flourless chocolate cake served on a plate

    Flourless chocolate cake

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.5 ratings

    Treat someone to this flourless chocolate cake. It’s ideal for anyone following a gluten-free diet, and makes an irresistible dessert with fresh berries

  • Strawberry cheesecake Eton mess served in a dessert glass

    Strawberry cheesecake Eton mess

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.8 ratings

    Combine two mighty desserts – cheesecake and Eton mess – to make this indulgent summer treat packed with ginger biscuits, meringue, strawberries and cream

  • Rhubarb & apple crumble served in bowls with ice cream

    Rhubarb & apple crumble

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.27 ratings

    Use up a glut of rhubarb and apples for this simple crumble. Ground ginger adds a nice spice to the topping, but leave it out if you’d prefer

  • Buffalo chicken with blue cheese coleslaw on a plate

    Buffalo chicken & blue cheese slaw

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.6 ratings

    Enjoy these sticky buffalo wings New York-style for a sharing family supper. You can use chicken wings or legs, if you prefer. Serve with blue cheese slaw

  • Two bowls of pasta arrabbiata with aubergine and cheese

    Pasta arrabbiata with aubergine

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.39 ratings

    Choose this healthy pasta supper after a workout. Although it's low in fat and calories, it's packed with flavour, and also provides calcium and fibre

  • A selection of chocolate-dipped strawberries

    Chocolate-dipped strawberries

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.5 ratings

    Indulge in chocolate-dipped strawberries for dessert or as part of a romantic picnic. Drizzle over milk and white chocolate for the wow factor

  • Raspberry & white chocolate financier traybake cut into squares

    Raspberry & white chocolate financier traybake

    A star rating of 4.1 out of 5.13 ratings

    Think of financiers like posh bakewells made with brown butter. Tom Kerridge turns them into a traybake here, using raspberries and white chocolate

  • Lemony prawn & courgette tagliatelle in a bowl

    Lemony prawn & courgette tagliatelle

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.56 ratings

    Make this king prawn and courgette tagliatelle in just 20 minutes. It's full of garlic, lemon and chilli, and it's healthy too, so it's great for busy weeknights

  • Bhaji burger

    Bhaji burger

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.15 ratings

    We've combined two of our favourite recipes to make a bhaji in a bun. Serve with mango chutney and a fluffy brioche bun

  • Summer sausage traybake served in a casserole dish

    Potato, pesto & sausage traybake

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.47 ratings

    Use sausages as the base for this easy summer traybake. It's packed with artichokes, new potatoes, butter beans, tomatoes and fresh pesto, and is delicious with crusty bread

  • A nacho cheeseburger

    Nacho cheeseburger

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.6 ratings

    Pile up burgers with cheese, guacamole, chipotle, salsa and nachos for a fiery and zingy twist on a cheeseburger. The nachos give added crunch

  • A portion of asparagus risotto

    Asparagus risotto

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.18 ratings

    Put asparagus centre stage in this satisfying risotto. Top with a sprinkling of parmesan for an easy midweek meal for two

  • Four chorizo hot dogs with chimichurri

    Chorizo hot dogs with chimichurri

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Jazz up a humble hot dog with punchy chimichurri sauce. It’s perfect fuss-free food for a family movie night on the sofa, or even dinner in the garden

  • Next level potato salad served on a plate

    Next level potato salad

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.19 ratings

    Take the humble potato salad to the next level with our ultimate version of this ever-versatile side dish. It's perfect for picnics, barbecues and more

  • Turkish kebabs with tomato chilli sauce

    Turkish kebabs with tomato chilli sauce

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.28 ratings

    These spicy chicken kebabs can be marinated the day before for extra flavour. Wrap in a warm flatbread and top with pickled chilli and cooling yogurt

  • Creamy bacon & tomato pasta salad served on picnic plates

    Creamy bacon & tomato pasta salad

    A star rating of 2.5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Make a summer pasta salad to serve as a main meal or side dish. It's made with bacon, spinach, tomato and basil, and a delicious honey and mustard dressing

  • Bacon, pea & basil macaroni

    Bacon, pea & basil macaroni

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.76 ratings

    The perfect summer comfort food - classic macaroni cheese with extra veggies and herbs

  • Crispy chicken & smashed avocado baps served in a lunchbox

    Crispy chicken & smashed avocado baps

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.2 ratings

    Pack these healthy chicken, avocado and lettuce sandwiches to enjoy on a family summer picnic. The chicken has a crispy coating made from flour, almonds and sesame seeds

  • Tofu katsu served on a plate

    Vegan katsu curry

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.25 ratings

    Enjoy a vegan version of katsu curry, with crispy, golden tofu. Serve with rice, fresh herbs and cucumber and carrot ribbons

  • Creamy mushroom pasta in a large bowl

    Creamy mushroom pasta

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.91 ratings

    Make this creamy mushroom pasta dish on days when you need a big bowl of comfort. Cream, parmesan, white wine, lemon zest and parsley make this a rich and flavourful dinner

  • Two ice cream cones in a stand, filled with dairy ice cream

    Dairy ice cream

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.6 ratings

    Make your own no-churn ice cream with a recipe from the award-winning Our Cow Molly. You only need eggs, sugar and double cream for this cooling summer treat

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