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Summer comfort food recipes

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

16 ratings 3.5 out of 5 star rating

Make the most of strawberry season with our strawberry cake, with light sponge, jam and soft cheese icing. It makes a fabulous centrepiece dessert 

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
157 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

High in fibre, low in fat and counting as 2 of your 5-a-day, this tasty veggie burger delivers on every level

25 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
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35 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

Treat loved ones to a banoffee pie for dessert featuring a classic biscuit base, oozy caramel, bananas, cream and chocolate. Who could resist?

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
7 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Hot, sweet and sticky, these Korean chicken wings make a great choice for a dinner party starter

50 mins
Easy
15 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Cutting back on meat? Try jackfruit as an alternative. This vegan bolognese not only tastes delicious, but it counts as a whopping five of your 5-a-day

50 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
9 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Combine two retro treats in one delicious bite. These rhubarb and custard biscuits have a jammy centre, to bring a touch of nostalgia to an afternoon tea or bake sale

1 hr and 5 mins
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Vegetarian
22 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This summer recipe doesn’t need an ice cream machine - pop it in the freezer, then enjoy in the sunshine

30 mins
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92 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Slow cook these American-style pork ribs so they're really tender then coat in an irresistibly sweet, sticky sauce

4 hrs and 10 mins
Easy
13 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Make the most of juicy cherries in this cake, enriched with almonds and soured cream, and finished with a crumble topping. It's delicious with custard 

1 hr and 55 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
4 ratings 3.5 out of 5 star rating

Fire up the barbecue and bring out the flavour of these Middle Eastern-style lamb meatballs. They're spiced with harissa, mint, coriander and ras el hanout

40 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
12 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Make the most of a seasonal yield with a comforting crumble bake - a crunchy, buttery topping and fruity filling

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
46 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Choose boneless thighs to make the ultimate fried chicken. For the coating, we've come up with a method that results in the crispiest finish ever

54 mins
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