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Walnut recipes

70 Recipes

Use walnuts in all kinds of sweet and savoury dishes to add a delicious, nutty flavour to cakes, breads, pestos, sauces, salads, chutneys and more.

1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

These crunchy walnuts make a great topping for a festive treat or a bowl of ice cream. The simplest way to take a dessert to dinner party level

7 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
131 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

This homely and wholesome cake is also light and moist, with the natural sweetness of sticky bananas and the warm toastiness of nuts

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
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63 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Retro favourite coffee and walnut cake in a cupcake version, with a choice of luxurious mascarpone topping or classic buttercream

30 mins
Easy
58 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This vegetarian dish is packed full of great textures and tastes - smoky aubergine, nutty chickpeas and earthy walnuts

50 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
88 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

A tea-time treat - packed with sweet honey. A great way to use up those ripe bananas too

1 hr and 25 mins
Easy
42 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Gary Rhodes's traditional fruit and nut pudding can be oven baked in an hour for a warming family treat

1 hr
Easy
51 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

A no-fuss open puff pastry pie that makes a great vegetarian main course or quick lunchtime treat

55 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
41 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Enjoy a tasty treat with golden orange & walnut flapjacks

55 mins
Easy
27 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Homemade pesto knocks spots off shop-bought jars. This earthy blend is a new take on the versatile Italian sauce

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
49 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Boozy coffee and walnut cake is the perfect party sponge- serve at afternoon tea, cake sales and birthdays

30 mins
Easy
12 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Quick and easy to make, these biscuits will add a flourish to the final Christmas course

35 mins
Easy
89 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

The classic combo is made extra sumptuous with mascarpone frosting - a traditional sponge for cake sales and parties

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

Celebrate carrots with this fab salad that combines them with chicory, mandarin, burrata and walnuts to give lots of different colours, textures and flavours

50 mins
More effort
20 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Top up on essential fatty acids, calcium and iron with this healthy and delicious bread

2 hrs
Easy
Vegetarian
11 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Combine crunchy nuts with caramel flavours in this open shortcrust pastry pie with a creamy, sticky filling

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

These fabulous soufflés are not as nervewracking to cook and serve as traditional ones, and can be prepared ahead

1 hr and 20 mins
A challenge
Vegetarian
13 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Use your favourite cheese in these delicious rolls from Great British Bake Off judge Paul Hollywood

50 mins
Easy
37 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

This easy all-in-one cake is perfect if you've got friends coming for coffee or afternoon tea

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
9 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Studded with walnuts and stem ginger, this pickle is delicious on a cheeseboard or with cold meats, plus it makes a great gift

1 hr and 25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
12 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

This unusual pesto is also wonderful with potato gnocchi, on crostini, in panini, or stirred into risotto at the end

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
34 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

We love a slice of banana bread with crunchy walnuts and sweet dates, warm from the oven. This vegan version is great for breakfast or with an afternoon cuppa

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
Vegan
17 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

A nice and spicy partner to pre-dinner drinks. Great with some toasted pitta for dipping

12 mins
Easy
Vegan
17 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Add colour, crunch, and a dollop of cheesy indulgence to a straightforward pasta dish

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Prepare your own delicious homemade cereal that is nutritionally-dense, naturally sweetened and super satisfying thanks to the healthy fats from nuts and seeds

12 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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