15 Mary Berry Dishes to Warm You Up This Winter

Cosy cooking for chilly months

As the days get shorter and the temperature falls, we’re looking for some winter recipe inspiration. Mary Berry’s Complete Cookbook is full of winter recipes for every occasion, whether you’re after comfort food or a family dish. Here are some of our favourite Mary Berry dishes, from roast chicken to sticky toffee pudding, guaranteed to keep you cosy all winter.

Butternut Squash Soup

Once you’ve roasted butternut squash, puree it to make this winter soup. Serve it piping hot with a bread roll for the ultimate cosy feel.  

Sunday Roast Chicken

A classic roast chicken is a guaranteed family favourite. With its crisp skin, light and juicy stuffing, and accompaniment of rich gravy, this roast chicken is hard to beat.

Spicy Meatballs

One for the meat lovers, these spicy meatballs will soon get you warmed up. Easy to make, these can be served with dips or as part of a pasta dish.

Treacle Pudding

Make comfort food sweet and stay warm when dinner’s done with a treacle pudding – serve hot!

Chicken Casserole

Casserole is a perfect go-to winter food. This easy chicken casserole recipe will keep the whole family warm all winter.

Roast Duck with Cranberries

Shake up your winter cooking this year with some roast duck. The cranberry stuffing gives this a real festive feel.

Traditional Steak and Kidney Pie

We all love a good pie, and this steak and kidney pie is a classic. Save time on the day by cooking the meat a day in advance.

Sticky Toffee Pudding

You can't go wrong with a warm pudding this winter, and the melted toffee sauce on this delicious winter dessert is to die for.

Mushroom Lasagne

Stay warm this winter with a delicious vegetarian twist on a family favourite. Packed with spinach and mushroom, it’s got all the vitamins to ward off a winter cold. 

Veggie Burgers

Bonfire night is important for two reasons: fireworks and food. Chuck some of these veggie burgers on the barbeque for a unique winter warmer.

Cottage Pie with Cheesy Potato Topping

Few recipes can beat a simple cottage pie. This traditional recipe is the perfect winter comfort food.

Winter Vegetable Soup

This tasty winter vegetable soup is a great vegetarian dish to warm up this winter, perfect as a starter or standalone meal.

Slow-roast Belly of Pork

If you fancy trying a new meat with your roast dinner, look no further. This slow-roasted pork is best served with thick gravy.

Hot Chocolate Soufflés

Don’t forget pudding! This delicious dessert will satisfy your sweet tooth and warm you up. What could be better?

Farmer’s Bacon Bake

With tasty bacon, a mix of vegetables, and a cheese sauce to finish, this farmer’s bacon bake is well worth cooking up this winter.