We use cookies to help this site deliver the best possible experience.   Remove this notice.

best of british

Celebrate the best of British cooking with our fantastic selection of classic recipes written by our very own chefs! Covering everything from simple dishes such as perfect roast potatoes or butter scones to impressive show stoppers including perfect cooked racks of lamb, treacle tarts and much more!
New search
Key words
Ingredients
With :
Without :
Criteria
Dietary requirements
 Best Of British
A classic British recipe of minced beef, onion, carrot and potato wrapped in shortcrust pastry. Perfect for packed lunches or picnics.
Temps de préparation : 30mins
30mins
Temps de cuisson : 1hr30
1hr30
Temps de repos : 30mins
30mins
Rating: Note : 4.0 ( 10 votes )

This classic British favourite was created by Fanny Craddock and was the height of sophistication in the '70s and '80s. However, done right, it still has a lot of cachet even today.
Temps de préparation : 10mins
10mins
Temps de cuisson : 5mins
5mins
Temps de repos : 15mins
15mins
Rating: Note : 5.0 ( 1 vote )

A classic British sponge cake whose origin can be dated back to the 1800's
Temps de préparation : 15mins
15mins
Temps de cuisson : 30mins
30mins
Temps de repos : 15mins
15mins

A classic British Winter dessert made with golden syrup and ground almonds, served with clotted cream.
Temps de préparation : 30mins
30mins
Temps de cuisson : 50mins
50mins
Temps de repos : 30mins
30mins
Rating: Note : 4.0 ( 12 votes )

A simple classic British dessert made with a victoria sponge mix and bramley apples, served with a calvados cream.
Temps de préparation : 10mins
10mins
Temps de cuisson : 40mins
40mins
Temps de repos : 0mn
0mn
Rating: Note : 5.0 ( 1 vote )

A quick and easy recipe for deliciously light and airy scones served with jam and clotted cream.
Temps de préparation : 15mins
15mins
Temps de cuisson : 25mins
25mins
Temps de repos : 15mins
15mins
Rating: Note : 4.0 ( 13 votes )

A modern take on a classic English dessert - homemade pastry cases with a golden syrup and ground almond filling served with a raspberry and Pimm's foam and fresh mint.
Temps de préparation : 30mins
30mins
Temps de cuisson : 50mins
50mins
Temps de repos : 30mins
30mins
Rating: Note : 4.0 ( 11 votes )

The classic taste of a British summer!Summery, seasonal and refreshing.
Temps de préparation : 5mins
5mins
Temps de cuisson : 14mins
14mins
Temps de repos : 30mins
30mins

A delicious mix of fresh apple, strawberries, raspberries and blackcurrants blended with fresh yogurt and honey.
Temps de préparation : 5mins
5mins
Temps de cuisson : 0mn
0mn
Temps de repos : 0mn
0mn
Rating: Note : 4.0 ( 10 votes )

A traditional British side dish served with game birds and poultry.
Temps de préparation : 5mins
5mins
Temps de cuisson : 12mins
12mins
Temps de repos : 0mn
0mn
Rating: Note : 4.0 ( 11 votes )