Welsh recipes for St David's Day

St David's Day falls on March 1, and it's the perfect excuse to cook up some traditional delicacies. We've rounded up some of our favourite Welsh treats, and they're all brilliantly simple to make.


Welsh cakes

Traditionally cooked on an iron bakestone, these cakes can also be made in a non-stick pan. 

welsh cakes


Bara Brith

A delicious fruitcake where the filling is soaked in tea to make it extra moist.

bara brith


Welsh Rarebit

A thick and indulgent variation of cheese on toast.

welsh rarebit


Lamb and leek hotpot

Wonderfully warming, this rustic hotpot is perfect for a cosy evening in.

hot pot


Slow cooker leek and potato soup

Slow-cooking makes for an extra thick and chunky soup that's full of flavour.

leek and potato soup





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