Dinner Archive

Roast Beef and Yorkshire Pudding

“The pairing of roast beef and Yorkshire pudding is one of the great culinary marriages of all time. It was the classic British Sunday lunch for generations and is still esteemed and enjoyed today.” Pudding: A …

Steak and Mushroom Pie

“I generally have a meat pie on Sunday; it is baked at a public oven, which is very properly allowed, because one man can attend it; and thus the advantage is obtained of not keeping …

Roast Pork with Crackling and Applesauce

“There can be no greater disappointment in a cook’s repertoire than sub-standard, flabby crackling; such wasted potential is enough to make you weep…” Felicity Cloake, food writer

Prawn Cocktail with Marie Rose Sauce

“Call me an unreconstructed heathen, but the sooner we get back to a national diet of chips with gravy and that sort of thing, the happier I will be. In my day every restaurant meal …

Shepherd’s Pie

We Brits are fond of our comfort foods, and none are more comforting than pies. This pie is unusual in that it involves no pastry, only a creamy layer of potatoes. Like many British dishes, …