Meat dishes

Tantalising ideas and recipes for beef, lamb, pork, venison, veal and other meat dishes

10 Easter main course recipe ideas

Make a feast to remember this Easter Sunday with our top 7 Easter recipe ideas for main courses. From traditional Slow roast spring lamb and Windsor Crown Roast of Lamb with Jewelled Rice Stuffing to Spiced...

Quick Massaman curry

Serves: 4 Preparation time: 20 minutes Cooking time: 25 minutes Ingredients  450g/1lb lean beef or lamb strips 15ml/1 tbsp rapeseed or olive oil 1 onion, peeled and sliced 30ml/2 tbsp Massaman curry...

Piquant mini burgers with apple and chilli slaw

Makes: 10-12 mini burgers Preparation time: 25 minutes plus 20 minutes chilling time Cooking time: under 10 minutes Ingredients  450g/1lb beef mince Salt and freshly milled black pepper Grated zest...

Open steak sandwiches

Serves: 4 Preparation time: 20 minutes Cooking time: (Based on a 2cm/¾inch thick steak) Rare: 2½ minutes on each side Medium: 4 minutes on each side Well done: 6 minutes on each side Ingredients  2...

Flat iron sirloin steaks with flaming mayonnaise

Serves: 2 Preparation time: 20 minutes Cooking time: Rare: 2 minutes on each side Medium Rare: 3-4 minutes on each side Medium: 5-7 minutes on each side Ingredients   2 lean Flat iron steaks Salt...

Spiced lamb skewers with blackberry quinoa salad

Look out for packs of mixed red and white quinoa with bulgur wheat, which cooks in just 10 minutes and makes a great change from rice. Any leftovers can be packed into a plastic box and taken to work for...

Inspired by the Oscars: gluten-free pizza recipes and more

At this year's Oscars ceremony, host Ellen DeGeneres delighted guests by sharing out not just pizza, but gluten-free pizza. "No worries on the pizza peeps!" tweeted pregnant Scandal actress...

Gluten-free chargrilled chicken pizza

Turn your gluten-free Square Wrap into a quick and easy chargrilled chicken pizza. Serves: 1-2  Ingredients 2 Newburn Bakehouse Square Wraps Tomato puree Cooked chicken Chargrilled aubergines,...

Beef and Guinness stew

Serves: 4 Ingredients 200ml of Guinness Foreign Extra Stout 400g stewing diced beef 1 medium onion - diced 1 large carrot - diced 1 large celery - diced 1 large parsnip - diced 1 litre of thick beef...

The Paleo Diet: the celebs who love it and why

Celebrities such as Matthew McConaughey, Jessica Biel, Miley Cyrus, Uma Thurman and Jack Osbourne are all reportedly reaping the rewards of the Paleo Diet, which focuses on meat, fish, vegetables...

One-pot chicken and oaty sweet potato roast

Total cost: £5.28/cost per serving: £1.32 Nutrition: 509 calories per serving Prep time: 15 minutes Cook time: 30 minutes Serves: 4 Ingredients 800g chicken drumsticks, remove skin 2 tbsp...

Moroccan turkey kofta pittas

Total cost: £5.96/cost per serving: £1.49 Nutrition: 360 calories per serving Prep time: 10 minutes Cook time: 15 minutes Serves: 4 Ingredients 1 tbsp rapeseed oil 1 bunch spring onions,...

Rare seared venison with thyme and red wine

Makes: 2 Preparation time: 10 minutes Cooking time: 10 minutes Ingredients 2 knobs of butter ¼ small onion, finely chopped 2 venison steaks, if possible cut about 4cm thick 3 sprigs of thyme,...

Individual turkey and stilton pies

Makes: 4 Nutrition: 986 calories Preparation time: 25 minutes Cooking time: 45 minutes Ingredients 50g butter/1 tbsp olive oil 450g British turkey breast fillets, cut into chunks 3 sweet potatoes, cut...

Welsh lamb with coconut chilli and coriander

Serves: 6 Calories: 238 calories Time required: 50 mins Ingredients 1 Boneless leg of Welsh Lamb 400ml (approx) can reduced fat coconut milk 2 red chillies, deseeded and finely chopped 2 garlic cloves,...

Spicy meatballs: Great Balls of Fire

Dish type: Beef Serves 4–6 Preparation time 20 minutes Cooking time 35 minutes Jez Felwick, author of The Bowler’s Meatball Cookbook, said: "This is the first ball I developed, and...

The perfect steak: A guide to old favourites and new beef cuts

Steak and chips is one of the nation's favourite dishes – often set aside for a day of indulgence. But we tend to shy away from cooking steak and are reluctant to try new cuts, often because...



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