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Sunday lunch recipes

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Sit down to a comforting Sunday lunch, complete with all the trimmings. Choose from roast chicken, beef and pork belly, plus meat-free options, fish and spicy alternatives.

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  • Classic roast chicken & gravy with carving knife & fork

    Classic roast chicken & gravy

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.125 ratings

    What more can we say? A classic roast chicken recipe should be in everyone's repertoire, and it can always save the day

  • Giant Yorkshire pudding Sunday lunch with cutlery served alongside

    Giant Yorkshire pudding Sunday lunch

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.14 ratings

    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

  • Roast potatoes scattered with salt in a baking tin

    Ultimate roast potatoes

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.264 ratings

    This foolproof recipe will ensure even first timers get crispy skins and fluffy insides. Make sure your roast potatoes are perfect for Sunday lunch or even Christmas dinner

  • One-pan lamb with hasselback potatoes served on a wooden platter

    One-pan lamb with hasselback potatoes

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.17 ratings

    Enhance the flavour of roast lamb with herbs and garlic, or you could try slices of anchovy, slivers of chilli or nuggets of feta pushed into the slits

  • Four Yorkshire puddings in a baking tin

    Best Yorkshire puddings

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.899 ratings

    The secret to getting gloriously puffed-up Yorkshire puddings is to have the fat sizzling hot and don't open the oven door!

  • Pot-roast beef with French onion gravy

    Pot-roast beef with French onion gravy

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.143 ratings

    Silverside and topside are cheaper and leaner cuts of meat, well-suited to slow-cooking. The stock and juices make a great sauce when combined with caramelised onions

  • Cauliflower cheese in large dish with spoon

    Cauliflower cheese

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.329 ratings

    Pop this classic side dish in the oven when you take your roast chicken out to rest, so there's no hot shelf juggling

  • One-pot spiced roast chicken served in a casserole dish

    One-pot spiced roast chicken

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.8 ratings

    Experiment with roast chicken: stuff with a spiced butter and surround with a creamy, tikka-inspired sauce before topping with a punchy green chutney

  • Roasted carrots in a bowl next to a glass of red wine

    Roasted carrots

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.27 ratings

    These sticky honey-roasted carrots make a simple yet scrumptious side for Christmas dinner or a Sunday lunch

  • One-pan salmon with roast asparagus

    One-pan salmon with roast asparagus

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.460 ratings

    For an easy side dish to complement a spring roast, just cook this recipe without the salmon

  • Dauphinoise potatoes in an oval dish with portion out

    Dauphinoise potatoes

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.236 ratings

    Thin slices of potato slow cooked in the oven with cream and garlic – the most decadent of side dishes

  • Ham & cheese served in a roasting tin

    Ham & cheese

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.12 ratings

    Try sticky-glazed gammon with rich cauliflower cheese for a whole new take on ham and cheese. It's an indulgent Sunday lunch served with golden roast potatoes to mop up the sauce

  • Cherry pie with a slice cut out

    Cherry pie

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.7 ratings

    Make this classic pie whilst cherries are in season. It's the perfect summer dessert served just warm with plenty of cream or ice cream

  • Fondant potatoes in a pan

    Fondant potatoes

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.33 ratings

    Try something new with potatoes. Fondant potatoes are favourites with chefs, and are seasoned with rosemary and thyme. They're gorgeous when served as part of a Sunday roast

  • Roast salmon with preserved lemon

    Roast salmon with preserved lemon

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.8 ratings

    Lightly curing this salmon with preserved lemon-flavoured gin gives the dish a deep citrus note and firms up the flesh to give you lovely flaky fish

  • Pork belly with bay, cider & pears in a roasting dish

    Pork belly with bay, cider & pears

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.4 ratings

    Roast pork belly with pear cider, bay leaves and pears for an autumnal main course. It’s perfect for a special Sunday lunch for family and friends

  • Foolproof slow roast chicken

    Foolproof slow roast chicken

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.229 ratings

    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

  • Crunchy parsnips served in a roasting dish

    Crunchy parsnips

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.6 ratings

    Forget soggy parsnips: roast them with our polenta and paprika coating and you'll be rewarded with golden, crunchy veg. It makes a lovely Christmas side dish

  • Sticky toffee pudding with spoon taken out

    Ultimate sticky toffee pudding

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.210 ratings

    One of our most requested recipes – puddings don't get any better than this

  • Sliced nut roast with a jug of tomato sauce

    Nut roast

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.254 ratings

    Bake a satisfying vegetarian loaf with lentils, chestnut mushrooms and cheese to go with all the classic roast dinner trimmings.

  • A pan filled with onion gravy

    Easy onion gravy

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.29 ratings

    Add this simple onion gravy recipe to your repertoire. It's the perfect accompaniment to sausages and roasts with the deep flavours of beef stock, red wine and herbs

  • A dish serving roast spiced duck with plums

    Roast spiced duck with plums

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.13 ratings

    If you're looking for an alternative Sunday roast, try this roast spiced duck served with plums. It's the perfect balance of savoury, sweet and sour

  • Stuffed squashetta cut into slices

    Stuffed butternut squash

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.13 ratings

    Make a veggie roast everyone will love – this squash is packed with nuts, barley and herbs, so it has plenty of flavour and lots of lovely textures

  • Hasselback potatoes in a baking dish with rosemary

    Hasselback potatoes

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.7 ratings

    Try something different with your Sunday roast this weekend with these garlic and rosemary hasselback potatoes. Using same-sized potatoes will help them cook through evenly

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