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Afternoon Tea, Sunday Roast, and Pimm’s cocktails… here are some of my favorite British Recipes.

Yesterday I shared my London Neighborhood Guide, and today I am following that theme and sharing some of my go-to British recipes. I know that British food can have a less than stellar reputation, but after marrying a Brit and spending a good amount of time in London, I have learned to love English cuisine.

How to make a Sunday Roast | A traditional Sunday Roast consists of roasted meat, gravy, roasted potatoes, vegetables, and Yorkshire Pudding. Get a full Sunday Roast menu right here.

The strongest argument for British food might be Sunday Roast. I love the concept of making time for a hearty meal with your family before the work week starts again. I also love the meal itself. The meat main can vary, but it’s always served with potatoes, vegetables, Yorkshire Pudding, and gravy. When we are in London we go to a pub for Sunday Roast, but when we are home in Chicago, I cook it myself. It’s one of the best comfort food meals.

The tradition of Afternoon Tea is even more popular than Sunday Roast – you can even find it offered at restaurants and hotels in America. I love how Afternoon Tea can be a casual get together with friends or served for a more formal occasion like a baby shower, bridal shower, or birthday. It’s also so easy to prepare the food for an Afternoon Tea at home.

Eton Mess is a traditional British dessert that is perfect for summertime!

Whether you are inviting friends over for a Sunday Roast, hosting Afternoon Tea, or just looking for a classic British meal, this collection of British recipes will help you out.

British Recipes

Whether you are hosting Afternoon Tea, cooking a Sunday Roast, or celebrating happy hour with a gin and tonic, these classic British recipes will help you plan your menu.

Want to read more about British foods? Check out this list of 24 British Foods to try in London! Or if you want to read more about London, you can check out these posts.

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Afternoon Tea, Sunday Roast, and Pimm's cocktails... here are some of my favorite British Recipes.

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