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Homemade Baked Egg Custard

Rating: 5 stars 20
Smooth and silky egg custard baked in the oven in a sweet homemade crust.
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Emma's Humongous Yorkshire Puddings

Rating: 4.5 stars 2
Being a Yorkshire lass, I take great pride in making these puddings the bigger the better! The only drawback is not having a big enough plate for them!
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Classic Bangers and Mash

Rating: 4.5 stars 41
This is a delicious and irresistible recipe that everyone loves. It pairs creamy potatoes, crunchy onions, smooth gravy, and yummy sausages!!

Mark's English Sausage Rolls

Rating: 4.5 stars 191
I had never heard of these until I met my husband, Mark, who is English. They are simple and delicious! They freeze really well too.

Cheddar Pudding

Rating: 4 stars 9
This Cheddar cheese bread pudding is delicious served either hot or cold with a salad.

Eccles Cakes

Rating: 5 stars 19
From the North of England, these cakes are pastries, a sweet and spicy mixture in a puff pastry case with a shiny coating -- best eaten straight from the oven.
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English Roast Beef

Rating: 4.5 stars 77
A pot roast that can't be beat! A blend of flavors you never would expect. This has become a favorite of my historical interpreter friends. Wine can be substituted for water in the roasting pan if you like.

Simple British Flapjack

Rating: 5 stars 1
This is a simple but tasty flapjack recipe from the UK that is very easy and simple to do for anyone of any skill, even kids. Flapjacks are a simple sheet cake with oats, sugar, golden syrup, butter, and raisins. [Recipe originally submitted to Allrecipes.co.uk]
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Perfect Lemon Curd

Rating: 4.5 stars 520
Wonderfully tart, classic English lemon curd, perfect with scones and tea.

Mushy Peas

Rating: 4.5 stars 87
Mushy peas are a tasty side dish for any entree, especially fish and chips.
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Quick and Easy Yorkshire Pudding

Rating: 4.5 stars 473
Tall and fluffy Yorkshire puddings make a delicious addition to a roast beef dinner.
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Battenburg Cake
Rating: 4.5 stars 29

This fancy almond-flavored tea cake, also called 'Battenberg/Battenburg Cake' or 'Battenberg/Battenburg Square' features a homemade marzipan.