Summer might be over, but now’s the time to look forward to those crisp autumnal walks, log fires, and indulging in plenty of comfort food bursting with flavour.
There’s nothing better than a heart-warming meal that feels like you’re being hugged on the inside, so if that’s what you’re looking for, here are a few of our favourite recipes to get you set up for a cosy autumn.
Autumn Salad Recipes
Check out some of our hearty salads packed with rich autumnal flavours. Eat them on their own or serve them as part of an autumn banquet to share with friends and family.
Perfect as a dinner party starter, light lunch or late supper, this versatile dish will go down a tasty treat. Serve with sweet plum tomatoes and baby gem lettuce for some essential vitamin C.
This one’s not only healthy, but also bursting with flavour, and will cheer you up on a rainy day. Packed with red pepper, carrots and French beans, this dish will certainly add some much needed colour to your diet. The bean sprouts add an extra crunch while the limes give a zesty kick!
Autumn Dinner Recipes
If autumn doesn’t signal the start of feasting season, then what does? Check out a selection of our traditional home cooked dishes below, from roast rack of lamb to shepherd’s pie – it’s difficult to pick a favourite!
Everyone loves a homemade pie and there’s nothing that will fill your bellies more than this yummy chicken, ham and pea pie. Serve with creamy mash and gravy or chunky chips and our delicious homemade aioli recipe for an extra treat.
There’s nothing to look forward to more than a Sunday lunch to end a busy week. Tuck into this mouth-watering roast rack of lamb and add all the trimmings for an extra feast with the family.
Nothing warms you up like a wholesome shepherd’s pie, especially this one with an Indian twist and an extra hot kick! Packed with cumin and curry paste, this dish will certainly heat things up in the kitchen (and your tummy!)
A family favourite and one that’s all about the cheesiness and creaminess. Add some peas and bacon for some added texture and a dollop of mustard for an extra burst of flavour.
Top tip: sprinkle breadcrumbs on top before baking in the oven for some extra crunch!
Autumn Soup Recipes
Nothing beats a homemade soup to warm you up from the inside out on a frosty day. Check out some recipes below and our guide on how to make your own soup for some extra top tips.
This delicious pea and ham soup is particularly ap-pea-ling for a chilly day! An easy dish for lunch, or as a dinner party starter, serve with some crusty homemade bread to mop up any last morsels.
Beat the autumn sniffles with this chicken noodle soup, which is everything you need when you’re slightly run down. Add some ginger for a shot of goodness and you’ll be back on your feet in no time!
If you’re looking for a vegan autumn recipe, then this one’s for you. Combining miso, sesame and ginger, these flavour combinations will impress your taste buds and leave you searching for seconds!
Why not try our pasta recipes for some more heart-warming inspiration for autumn? Take healthy tea-time to the next level by including some wholegrain fish and chicken into your dishes. Or if you’re in a hurry, check out our ready meals and quick and easy dinner recipes perfect for the whole family.