Classic comfort food recipes

When the nights draw in and temperatures drop, there's nothing better than a warming bowl of homemade comfort food.

HELLO! Online have gathered a selection of their favourite hearty recipes that are perfect for a cosy night in.

Click on the photo below for our gallery of savoury and sweet comforting classics — from cheesy mushrooms on toast to chicken with braised greens and creamy potato gratin and apple and pear crumble to bread and butter pudding.