Sunday lunches for roast haters

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Forgo the traditional roast dinner this weekend for something a bit more jazzy...

lamb and rosemary meatballs in a yorkshire pudding

© The Bowler's Meatball Cookbook

Just because it's Sunday - doesn't mean you can't get experimental. If you're tired of cooking up the same old roast chicken, veggies and gravy - have a go at some of these delicious alternatives.

Go on, we dare you.

The best alternative Sunday lunch recipes


LAMB, ROSEMARY & GARLIC MEATBALLS RECIPE (above)

These garlic, herb and rosemary meatballs are a perfect twist on a classic roast. The Yorkshire pud is great for traditionalists too.

Welsh lamb and potato torte


WELSH LAMB AND POTATO TORTE WITH GARLIC RECIPE

Hearty Welsh lamb is served with crispy sliced potatoes - just add veggies for a perfect weekend meal.

Slow Cooked Beef Stew with a Puff Pastry topper


SLOW COOKED BEEF STEW WITH A PUFF PASTRY TOPPER RECIPE

Tender beef topped with melt-in-the-mouth puff pastry makes this hearty pie perfect for a lazy Sunday lunch.

Breast of Gressingham Duck with Shallots 3 Ways


DUCK BREAST WITH SHALLOTS 3 WAYS RECIPE

Rich duck breast and buttery potatoes served alongside fried shallots give this dish the ultimate wow-factor.

Chicken Swirls with Red Pepper and Honey


CHICKEN SWIRLS WITH RED PEPPER AND HONEY RECIPE

This yummy recipe looks great and is perfect for a dinner party with the girls. Combine juicy chicken, fresh peppers and crisp basil, then serve with a chilled glass of white wine.

Roasted vegetables and goat's cheese puff pastry tarts


ROASTED VEGETABLE AND GOAT'S CHEESE TARTS RECIPE

Great for a light summer lunch or if you're a veggie, these roast vegetable and goat's cheese tarts are deliciously moreish.

Mini beef wellington


CUTE AS THEY ARE TASTY: MINI BEEF WELLINGTON RECIPE

These super cute (and delicious) mini beef wellingtons are perfect for impressing the in-laws.

Bison steak in Jack Daniels sauce recipe

© The Exotic Meat Cookbook: From Antelope to Zebra



BISON STEAK WITH JACK DANIEL'S SAUCE RECIPE

Sometimes, you just need a steak. Spice up a traditional fillet with a delicious Jack Daniels sauce and meaty cut of bison.

Tea Tabouleh with Spiced Lamb Cutlets


TEA TABOULEH WITH SPICED LAMB CUTLETS RECIPE

Tea infused quinoa and succulent, spicy lamb cutlets are perfect for a summery Sunday lunch.

Honestly Healthy Recipe: Layered Vegetable Bake

© Honestly Healthy



HONESTLY HEALTHY RECIPE: LAYERED VEGETABLE BAKE RECIPE

Layer freshly chopped veggies with olive oil and bake - healthy, yummy and so easy to make.

Lamb herb parcels pastry wraps


LAMB FILLETS IN HERB PASTRY PARCELS RECIPE

These pastry parcels are stuffed with juicy lamb and plenty of herbs, perfect for a weekend treat. Alternatively make in advance and take on a picnic.

Crispy rabbit bake recipe

© The Exotic Meat Cookbook: From Antelope to Zebra



CRISPY RABBIT BAKE WITH ALE GRAVY RECIPE

The ale gravy in this recipe brings out the flavour of the rabbit - perfect for a warming weekend meal.

Chicken and leek pie by Marco Pierre White


CLASSIC CHICKEN AND LEEK PIE RECIPE

Always a family favourite, this classic chicken and leek pie recipe is best served with creamy mash and vegetables.

Porterhouse steak sliced


PORTERHOUSE STEAK WITH PINE NUT SPAGHETTI RECIPE

The ultimate comfort meal - succulent steak and buttery spaghetti with pine nuts. Yum.

savoury sausage bread and butter pudding


SAVOURY BREAD & BUTTER PUDDING WITH SAUSAGES RECIPE

A little bit naughty, but oh-so-delcious. This modern twist on an old-fashioned recipe is great when you want a filling but quick weekend meal.

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