9 British Recipes with Thyme

Drew Glover • March 17, 2015
Traditionally British food employed seasonal and local produce to get the best out of simple and unfussy dishes. British cuisine has, however, increasingly absorbed the cultural influences of those that have settled in the United Kingdom as well from its imperial past and today reflects this rich and cosmopolitan mix of influences.Curried Cottage Pie
1. Curried Cottage Pie
Curried Cottage Pie
Cottage pie is a real family favourite but if you're looking for something familiar with a tasty twist, try our curried version with a lightly spiced parsnip mash.
2. Steak and Mushroom Pudding
Steak and Mushroom Pudding
Here's our version of a very traditional British savoury pudding. This takes a little time to prepare, but once it's cooking you can pretty much leave it alone for 4 hours and come back to a dinner that's ready to go!
3. Horseradish Poached Eggs and Salmon
Horseradish Poached Eggs and Salmon
Packing the punch to invigorate your brunch with style and flavor. Join Josh Posner in this Grokker Premium video as he shows a modern twist on this classic egg dish that will awaken your taste buds and add warmth to your belly.
4. Creamy Winter Celeriac Soup
Celery Root Soup
Creamy and comforting, this winter soup features the subtle flavors of celery root and thyme, to delight the palate and warm the heart. Served with a sophisticated garnish of shaved fennel and egg yolk, yet simple to prepare, this winter soup recipe from Chef Josh Posner is ideal for a chilly weeknight supper. See all of Chef Josh's Seasonal Nosh series in his Grokker Premium video collections.
5. Smokey Baby Aubergine with Yogurt Dressing
Smokey Baby Aubergine with Yogurt Dressing
Elegant and delicious this baby eggplant recipe incorporates garlic, yogurt and thyme to make a light and savory vegetarian dish. Using simple and easy to find ingredients, Chef Josh Posner invites you to explore the world of winter produce in this Grokker Premium video.
6. Easy Beef Wellington Recipe
Easy Beef Wellington Recipe
Learn how to make restaurant-worthy Beef Wellington in your own kitchen. To see more cooking videos like this go to
7. Beef Wellington by Gordon Ramsey
Beef Wellington by Gordon Ramsey
This is Gordon Ramsey's version of Beef Wellington....It is an amazing dish...perfect for an elegant dinner party, or perhaps a sophisticated holiday feast! I had to fiddle around with the measurements and temps b/c they were in grams, mils, celsius...etc. This version also is without the pate....I think that's why I decided to give it a whirl!!! Enjoy!
8. British Classic Bangers & Mash
British Classic Bangers & Mash
London style bangers and mash done olympic style.
9. Gordon Ramsay's Shepherds Pie
Gordon Ramsay's Shepherds Pie
This dish is so delicious that you can mess it up and it will still leave you feeling as if you’re in heaven! As always, use fresh herbs and vegetables. When using the freshest ingredients, it’s hard to make a meal that doesn’t taste good.
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