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Swede recipes

Discover new and delicious ways with this thrifty root veg. BBC Good Food share their top recipes including side dishes, pie toppings and cheesy gratins.

10 ratings 3.6 out of 5 star rating

Using much overlooked swede, you can create a budget-friendly, restaurant worthy gnocchi main course. Top with butter-fried herbs for a simple veggie dish

1 hr and 40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
6 ratings 3.6 out of 5 star rating

You can eat this roast chicken as a healthy Sunday lunch. Swede, celeriac and carrots flavoured with rosemary, lemon and garlic ramp up the taste

1 hr and 50 mins
Easy
Healthy
Gluten-free
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11 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

This gluten and dairy free casserole is hearty and comforting, packed with chunky meat and veg. Simple to prepare, serve up with seasonal greens

1 hr and 40 mins
Easy
Healthy
Gluten-free
5 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Enjoy a taste of Scotland in our warming soup made with swede, potato and haggis topping. It's Burns Night in a bowl

50 mins
Easy
7 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

With a golden swede, creamy potato and crunchy breadcrumb topping, this twist on a Cumberland pie is sure to become a warming winter staple 

3 hrs and 45 mins
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This sweet and spiced side dish pairs beautifully with meats such as glazed ham, roast chicken or sausages

35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
13 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

Forget boring bangers and mash, this seasonal traybake with roasted red onions, apples and swede is much more colourful, and just as easy to prepare

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
5 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Layer thinly sliced potato, swede and parsnip then bake with a cream, garlic and Parmesan sauce for a decadent side dish

2 hrs and 5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
10 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Make a change from moussaka with this warming baked one-pot - layer up slices of swede with lamb mince and finish with creamy feta

1 hr and 35 mins
Easy
8 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Potatoes, carrots and swede make a heavenly match when served smooth with a little cream, butter and nutmeg

35 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
8 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This versatile root vegetable can be roasted like a potato - with a drizzle of honey and sprinkling of spice you get a very special side dish

1 hr
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
4 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Give a classic French gratin dauphinoise a great British twist. Use swede instead of potatoes and if you don't like anchovies, add bacon lardons

2 hrs and 20 mins
Easy
13 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

The mild flavour of swede is a great vehicle for vibrant spices, so this twist on Indian vegetable pakoras really works

55 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
70 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Reawaken childhood memories of summer holidays with Sara Buenfeld's eat-by-the-sea favourite, the Cornish pasty

1 hr and 20 mins
More effort
5 ratings 3.4 out of 5 star rating

A delicious spin on the ultimate comfort food - a family favourite packed with vegetables and rich sauce

1 hr and 45 mins
Easy
1 rating 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Make the most of cheap and tasty seasonal root vegetables in this low fat and super healthy side

35 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
18 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Use penny buns or mixed wild mushrooms for this rich and earthy vegetarian recipe

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
5 ratings 3.6 out of 5 star rating

Mash doesn't have to be all about potatoes. This superhealthy side adds swede and carrots to the mix for a veggie treat

35 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
14 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Seasonal roast veg couldn't be any easier - just peel and roast - perfect alongside your Christmas roast.

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
12 ratings 3.5 out of 5 star rating

A mixed mash of favourite winter root veg with a crispy herb topping, which can be chilled or frozen ahead

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
20 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

A tasty, quick, cheap and - dare we say - healthy meal solution for students

30 mins
Easy
43 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

The pearl barley makes this stew really hearty - perfect for a cold winter evening

2 hrs and 10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
4 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Root veg is a must with Sunday lunch and Christmas dinner, and this easy recipe is low-fat, superhealthy and high in fibre to boot

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Give your romantic supper the MasterChef touch with Monica Galetti's modern vegetarian main

2 hrs and 45 mins
A challenge
Vegetarian
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