Remember, remember the 5th of November…Bonfire Night is here and with it comes all the fun of fireworks displays and feasting. If you’re hosting a gathering and are looking for some inspiration for easy - and delicious - recipes to feed a hungry crowd, we’ve got you covered. All of these ideas can be thrown together in under an hour and are sure to warm you up on a chilly November night.
1. Sausage and Lentil Casserole
Our scrummy Sausage and Lentil Casserole is ready in less than 30 minutes when you use a pressure cooker. And it makes a big batch, fantastic if you're looking to feed a crowd of hungry people!
Get the recipe for Sausage & Lentil Casserole
Bonfire Night just isn’t complete without a baking tray full of Parkin. This traditional Northern treat includes treacle, golden syrup and oatmeal and is even better when smothered in custard. Delicious!
Get the recipe for Parkin from BBC Good Food
3. Slow Cooker Hot Chocolate
This easy Slow Cooker Hot Chocolate recipe is the perfect thing to have simmering away on a Winter’s evening. Simply add whipped cream, marshmallows or a slug of brandy for a more adult twist.
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Get the recipe for Slow Cooker Hot Chocolate from BBC Good Food
4. Baked Potato Soup
Now this is what we call a winter warmer! We’d suggest breaking out your biggest stock pot for this delicious savoury soup from Jamie Oliver.
You can make a batch for your Bonfire Night party and have plenty for lunch the next day. Yum! It’s also a great way to use up any leftover spuds.
Get the recipe for Baked Potato Soup from Jamie Oliver
5. Roasted Aubergine, Courgette and Macaroni Bake
Cold nights deserve some serious comfort food. This easy pasta bake is a fantastic way to hide vegetables in what looks like a simple tomato sauce - perfect for any fussy eaters!
Just throw everything into a roasting tin, cook for 30 minutes and you’ll have a pile of bubbling, cheesy goodness that the whole family will enjoy.
Get the recipe for Roasted Aubergine, Courgette and Macaroni from The Quick Roasting Tin
5. Bonfire Night Cookies
Whilst toffee apples might be the traditional sweet treat of choice, we personally love these Bonfire Night Cookies -- and they're easy for little ones to get involved with decorating!
Use our non-stick baking trays for fuss-free cookie creativity.
Get the recipe for Bonfire Night Cookies from BBC Good Food
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