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Comfort Food

When the weather changes and we hit the deepest, darkest depths of winter, we all look for food that will bring us warmth and comfort. We've handpicked a selection of tasty treats to enjoy through the winter months!

Stuffed pasta bake bolognese

Combine two favourites – bolognese and stuffed pasta shells – to make the ultimate pasta bake. Serve bubbling from the oven for true comfort food. Get the recipe

Creamy korma-style sweet potato soup

Enjoy all of the classic flavours of a creamy korma curry in this aromatic sweet potato soup recipe, made with crunchy peanut butter and warmly spiced with fragrant ginger, coriander and garlic. Make-ahead for work lunches or ladle into bowls and enjoy immediately. You'd never guess, but this silky soup recipe is completely vegan and gluten-free! Get the recipe

Chorizo & purple sprouting broccoli carbonara

Throw together this seasonal take on carbonara in 30 minutes for an easy midweek meal. This is comfort food at its best. Get the recipe

Spicy pork chop traybake

Try this simple Asian-inspired spicy pork traybake for a stress-free family meal – put everything in one large roasting tin and let the oven do the work. Fluffy lemongrass rice with leeks and pak choi is topped with juicy pork chops marinated in chilli, lime and ginger for punchy layers of flavours.

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One-pot sausage casserole with garlic breadcrumbs

Take ‘sausages and beans’ from its modest midweek meal status and elevate it to an elegant one-pot casserole that’s special enough for entertaining. Get the recipe

Cheese and onion toad-in-the-hole with mash, peas and gravy

Is there anything more comforting than a toad-in-the-hole? Put meaty sausages in a thick and fluffy Yorkshire pudding traybake and serve alongside mash, peas, and gravy for a family dinner that everyone will love. Get the recipe