Each week we publish one of our favourite Dairy Diary or Dairy Cookbook recipes. We present a selection of them here in an easy to find alphabetical list. Just click and enjoy!
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Hearty and delicious, the perfect weekend breakfast.
Apple and Blackberry Tartlets
Perfect for an afternoon treat – go on, spoil yourself.
Apple and Plum Crumble
Rather than make a traditional crumble mixture, here oats are used as a topping.
Apricot and Lamb Couscous
A Moroccan inspired dish, packed with flavour and really is an all-in-one meal.
Apricot cookies recipe
These delicious cookies are perfect for summer picnics
Asparagus with Poached Eggs
The English asparagus season only lasts a couple of months, so make the most of it.
Full-flavoured, deliciously sweet and tender, British asparagus is regularly described as the ‘best in the world’.
A perfect way to make use of home-grown apples and pears. And very satisfying to make.
Baked Cream Cheesecake
Baked cheesecake is easy to make and absolutely delicious
Banana and Cinnamon Muffins
Try these lovely moist muffins. Ready in just 30 minutes!
Don’t buy BBQ sauce, make this fabulous fruity version in no time at all!
Beef & Mushroom Casserole with Garlic Bread Crust
The garlicky buttered crust contrasts with the full-bodied beef stew.
Succulent beef with liver pate and wrapped in pastry. Nick Rowe’s favourite.
A mouth-watering combination of crisp pastry, summer fruits and cream
Black Forest Gâteau
A gorgeously retro celebration cake to cook for a special occasion
Blueberries given a sharp lemony edge beneath a comforting topping.
Delicious rice pudding that’s low in calories!
Perfect for Christmas puddings, mince pies, baked and steamed fruit puddings.
Brie & Chive Omelette recipe
A quick and easy classic omelette
A stylish take on the ubiquitous cheeseburger.
Brie with Redcurrant Jelly
Made in Somerset, according to traditional French methods, Somerset brie is considered by many to be as fine as French brie.
Brunchtime French Toasts
Perfect for using up leftover egg, bacon and tomato. It’s quick and easy too!
Refreshingly different with pineapple and mango as well as prunes and apricots. Perfect for Christmas Day.
Carrot, Apple & Celeriac Soup
Packed full of flavour and low in calories here is a tasty soup to hit the spot when you fancy a light snack.
A simple recipe for a beautiful cake that’s perfect for celebrations.
The smoothest, creamiest, fluffiest mashed potatoes ever.
Cheese & Tomato Bake
A super comforting dish rather like eating a hot cheese and tomato sandwich.
Cheese and Apple Parcels
Sweet juicy apple goes well with this tangy regional cheese in a puff pastry case.
Cherry Yogurt Ice
When cherries are plentiful, make a batch of this creamy low fat ice cream for a refreshing treat.
A delicious variation on the ever popular pasty.
Cheese and Ham Souffle Omelette
A delicious and easy omelette from Clever Cooking for One or Two
Very morish and perfect for an energy boost on the move.
Cherry Bread Pudding
Moist and sticky with glistening succulent fruit.
Children will love them – if you don’t eat them first!
Perfect for warming you up after a wintry stroll and for using up that surfeit of chestnuts.
Chicken and Avocado Salad Sandwich
Avocados are a rich source of vitamin E, which is required for healthy skin.
Chicken Satay with Indonesian-style salad
Succulent, nutty chicken served with a bowl of crunchy finely chopped vegetables.
Chocolate Layer Cake
Perfect for birthday cakes or afternoon tea
A yummy treat to share, but even better just for one!
Chocolate Whisky Cake
Every Scottish baker has their own recipe for chocolate cake
Quick, scrumptious and a great way to start the day.
They look wonderful and would make a super present.
Surprisingly easy and very British despite its name
Corned Beef Flan
This tasty dish is a winner with children
A real summer treat. Bake it in August, when strawberries are good value.
The perfect accompaniment for duck, goose, game, turkey and lamb.
Cranberry Stuffing Loaf
A delicious alternative to traditional Christmas turkey stuffing.
Cranberry & Cinnamon Cookies
A rich shortbread lightly spiced with cinnamon with a contrasting tang from the dried cranberries.
Cranberry & Muesli Muffins
Serve these muffins for breakfast or tea – they are best eaten on the day they are baked
Simple and easy to make. Why buy it in a jar?
The name of this rich, tasty soup comes from the fishing village of Cullen, in Morayshire.
A quick and easy warming soup for the chillier months.
A super-speedy way to enjoy an indulgent breakfast or coffee-time snack.
Duck with Plum Sauce
A bed of noodles with rich and succulent duck breasts and fruity sauce.
Easter biscuits are made with currants but this version is made with wild blueberries.
Egg and Bacon Toastie
A hearty breakfast that’s healthy too!
A deliciously healthy variation on simple bacon and eggs
A wonderfully comforting pudding. Use Bramley apples for best results.
Biscuits originally cooked on open turf or peat fires on Whitby Moor.
Provençal flavours in a delicious fish dish which is superbly easy to make.
Five-spice Beef with Chilli & Peppers
Warming and lightly scented, this meaty meal is a treat for the taste buds.
When lettuce is crisp and young, it is deliciously sweet when very lightly cooked.
Frosty Top Lemon Cake
Quick, easy and lemony lovely
Fruit Baked Custard
This fluffy pudding is perfect autumnal comfort food.
Fruity Coffee Pancakes
This dessert is wonderfully light and fruity and so works well after a heavy main course.
Try the sweet and subtle taste of fruity gin with a splash of cava or tonic.
Ginger and Banana Sponge Pudding with Hot Toffee Sauce
If you ever need a recipe that is the definition of comfort food – this is it!
Fun for all the family.
Gloucester Cheese and Ale
An English variation of Welsh rarebit, this filling snack was originally served after the meat course of the evening meal.
A delicious watercress omelette made in just 10 minutes
Ham and Green Pea Soup
A delicious and easy soup from Clever Cooking for One or Two
Start the day a super-healthy way with this delicious breakfast.
A childhood favourite; this honey blancmange will be a favourite with grownups too!
Honey Flapjack Cookies
Both wheat and dairy free, these little oaty crunchies are completely irresistible.
Honey Roast Parsnips
Christmas isn’t Christmas without roast parsnips. And these are very special.
Irish Whiskey Cake
A naughty but nice cake for adults
Jewelled Christmas Cake
A fabulous cake that is both delicious and a beautiful additional to the dinner table.
Kent Plum Pudding
Not quite as rich as a traditional Christmas pudding, it can be made a few days before, then steamed for an hour before serving.
Lamb Burgers with Figs
Gourmet lamb burgers with style!
One of Britain’s favourite lamb dishes.
Lemon Chicken with Potato Wedges
This recipe is a good alternative to roast chicken.
Liver & Bacon on Irish Soda Farls
A classic combination of succulent meats on toasted Irish soda farls
Surely one of the most divine biscuits you can bake. And they look fabulous!
Mackerel with lime and caper sauce
Delicious and nutritious ready in less than 30 minutes.
Simple to make and delicious on a summer afternoon.
Minty Lamb Patties
One of the best ‘burgers’ you’ll ever taste.
Nutty Pesto Tomatoes
Big juicy tomatoes with a crunchy pesto-infused filling.
Oaty Fudge Treats
Irresistible treats that disappear in minutes
One-pan Pasta for One
Delicious and nutritious, and takes just 30 minutes to prepare and cook
Orange Iced Cup Cakes
Daintily iced buns, perfect for a girly coffee morning or tea party.
Oriental Chicken Stew
This Chinese-style dish is low in fat but certainly not low in flavour.
Paprika Sausage Supper
The tangy crunch of dill pickle provides a delicious contrast to this goulash-style dish.
Pea and Watercress Soup
The peppery, sweet soup contrasts wonderfully with the salty pancetta
Pear & Ginger Trifle
A quintessentially British dessert with a twist
Deliciously tasty and surprisingly simple to prepare.
A super-tasty chicken dish cooked up in less than 30 minutes.
Picnic Ciabatta recipe
This is no ordinary picnic ciabatta… this is a fabulous Dairy Diary ciabatta
Pigs in Blankets
Made with bread blankets these pigs are great finger food.
Pitta breads make a quick and light pizza-style base which goes crispy in the oven.
Ploughman’s Lunch Chutney
A firm favourite since its creation in the 1960s.
Very tasty, very quick and uses your own Spiced Plums
Perfect for a chilly Halloween celebration.
Quick Cottage Pie
The perfect comfort food in an unbelievable time!
Quick Pawn Wraps
Make your own lunchbox. Healthier, tastier and fresher sandwiches.
Perfect with a nice afternoon cup of tea.
Raspberry, Mango & Stilton salad
A tangy yet fruity salad with the distinctive taste of Stilton.
Raspberry, Sherry & Amaretto Trifle
A wonderfully flavoured trifle that’s perfect for celebrations
Ratatouille and Ham Pasta Bake.
Fabulous comfort food and the perfect meal to prepare in advance and freeze.
Real custard sauce
It doesn’t take long to make at all, but it is worth the effort.
Red Pepper Soup
Warming food for cool Autumn evenings.
Red Pesto Lamb with Pasta
Here is a tangy, tasty alternative to Bolognaise.
Rhubarb and Custard Ice Cream
Simple to make and perfect for an afternoon treat.
Rich’s Fruit Cake
Perfect for afternoon tea.
Who can resist home-made rice pudding?
The name of this dish comes from the village of Ripe in Sussex, where a pie feast celebrated the cherry harvest.
Delicious crunchy roast potatoes are essential for any roast dinner
Ruby Beef Stew
A hearty dish which is perfect for an autumn dinner
From the Border regions of Scotland, mashed potato and in-season cabbage.
Salmon and Ginger Fishcakes
Thai inspired flavours without the fuss.
17th century recipe for large flattish buns made by Sally Lunn in Bath.
Salmon with Minty Salsa
Deliciously tasty and so healthy too!
Sausage & Leek Supper
I think this is the most requested recipe of all time!
Sausages baked with apples & squash
Autumnal squash and spiced apple baked with sausage and maple syrup.
What can be more delicious than freshly baked biscuits?
Scrambled eggs with smoked salmon
A European twist on this breakfast classic
Traditional comfort food at its best.
Simnel cake has at some point been adopted as a traditional Easter cake. It’s easy and fun to make.
Skate with Capers
Capers and vinegar perfectly complement the taste of skate.
Spiced bread pudding
A healthy, tasty twist on the traditional bread pudding.
This spiced elderflower cordial captures the essence of warm English summers
Spiced Plums for Stir Fry Pork and Plum Semi-Freddo
This recipe makes enough sauce for 2 separate dishes and can be frozen until required.
A perfect dish after the excesses of Christmas – wholesome, healthy and delicious.
Squash, Bean and Stilton Risotto
Rich and creamy with a fantastic colour, this combination of textures and flavours results in simple, modern, comfort food!
St George’s Day Roast Beef
Traditional roast beef dinner from Around Britain Dairy Cookbook. Always a winner with all the family!
Stir Fry Pork with Spiced Plum Sauce
Very tasty, very quick and uses your own Spiced Plums
An irresistible summer dessert.
Stuffed Mediterranean Chicken
Healthy, wholesome Italian food at its best.
Quintessentially British, this pudding is crammed with succulent summer berries
Smoked salmon pin wheels, cucumber, curried egg mayonnaise, crab mayonnaise, cream cheese and prawn.
Sweet Potato and Pepper Omelette
A colourful vegetarian dish that is just as good served hot as it is cold. It’s good for a picnic, too.
Sweet Spicy Nuts
Wrap in cellophane and tie with a ribbon to make a tasty gift.
Tasty Tomato Potatoes
Baked potatoes filled with a delicious tomato, onion and cheese filling.
Thai chicken curry with noodles
One of my favourite recipes from Just One Pot Dairy Cookbook.
Coffee and rum biscuits, topped with mascarpone.
Irresistible hot from the oven with a little cheddar cheese
Tomato Soup with Pesto Cream
This soup is so rich and tasty you will never want to have canned tomato soup again.
Traditional homemade bread
A proven recipe for both white and wholemeal bread rolls
Traditional Roast Turkey
An essential part of Christmas. Try this recipe to guarantee perfect results.
Treacle-Glazed Red Cabbage
Serve this wonderful treacle-glazed red cabbage with traditional roast turkey.
Tropical Christmas puddings
Add a few rays of tropical sunshine to a traditional favourite.
Tropical Ginger Creams
Forget about the calories – this dessert has a large helping of ‘the feel good’ factor.
Two Cheese and Onion Tart
Perfect comfort food for wet and windy autumn days.
Perfect for munching while watching a great movie
A scrumptiously spicy dish, which is easy to prepare and ideal for vegetarians.
Delicious Mediterranean vegetables layered with creamy sauce.
Welsh Leek Soup
Also known as cawl cennin, the word ‘cawl’ meaning broth.
Wholesome raisin scones
Home-baked scones are a fabulous comfort food and surprisingly good for you.
No roast dinner can be complete without a Yorkshire Pudding