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Fresh crumpets with fried duck egg, mushrooms and pancetta
Treat yourself to a brilliant brunch with homemade crumpets, dripping with butter, and an egg and bacon fry-up.
Christmas gingerbread men
This easy recipe for gingerbread men makes great Christmas presents or decorations - perfect for baking with children.
Veggie bean burgers
Shop-bought veggie burgers are often deep-fried and quite expensive. You can make your own versions at home which can be frozen and then oven-cooked from [...]
Steamed bass and tomatoes with sardine and tomato ketchup
Try making your own sardine-flavoured ketchup for this delicate steamed fish and tomato dinner for two.
No-churn lemon yoghurt ice cream
This is a light and refreshing lemon ice cream that you can make without an ice cream maker. Try freezing in ramekins or glasses and top with raspberries [...]
Lamb kebabs
These spicy lamb kebabs are perfect for the barbecue. Serve with hot pitta bread and tomato and chilli chutney.
Blackberry and raspberry tart
Make the most of late summer berries with this sweet tart topped with toasted almonds.
Fisherman’s pie
This is a quick version of a family favourite - use ready- made white sauce and ready mashed potato for a speedy mid-week meal. Top with grated cheese, if [...]
Mary Berry’s perfect Victoria sandwich
The traditional Victoria sandwich is a baking classic and a tasty tea-time treat.
Warm watercress salad with honey-roasted figs, Stilton and walnuts
Quick recipe finder Warm watercress salad with honey-roasted figs, Stilton and walnuts Preparation time less than 30 mins Cooking time 10 to 30 mins Serves [...]
Onion bhaji
Homemade onion bhajis are well worth the effort, they're great as a starter for an Indian feast.
Spiced aubergine on toast
Quick recipe finder Spiced aubergine on toast Preparation time less than 30 mins Cooking time 10 to 30 mins Serves Serves 4 Recommended by 1 person Dietary [...]
Roast loin of venison with haggis ravioli and game consommé
The deliciously rich flavour of venison is served here in an imaginative combination of fine Scottish ingredients, Italian pasta making and a dash of [...]
Pumpkin ravioli with sage butter
You'll need two fluted pastry cutters, one 5cm/2in, the other 11.5cm/4.5in, or similar sized cutters
French martini
Mix together vodka, raspberry liqueur and pineapple juice for this delicious cocktail.
Salt liquorice caramels
Tangy liquorice gives these salted caramels a quirky edge. The caramels only take 30 minutes to make but need to set overnight. Equipment and [...]
Quick recipe finder Kedgeree Preparation time less than 30 mins Cooking time less than 10 mins Serves Serves 2 Recommended by 6 people By Sophie Dahl From [...]
Deep-fried soft-boiled egg with mushrooms, toasted brioche and herb mayonnaise
For a truly indulgent breakfast, try deep-frying the eggs and making your own tarragon and parsley mayonnaise.
Pumpkin and apple chutney
This delicious autumnal chutney combines tart Bramley apples and sweet pumpkin and is perfect with strong Cheddar.
Chocolate Chantilly
Quick recipe finder Chocolate Chantilly Preparation time less than 30 mins Cooking time no cooking required Serves Serves 4 Dietary   Vegetarian By Heston [...]