You know what it’s like: sometimes you just want a quick bowl of pasta after work; other times it’s a French classic for a dinner party. Here we’re presenting Delia’s recipes – nearly 1400 of them! – in categories so you can home in on a particular cuisine, type of dish or, if you’re wondering what on earth to do with those chicken thighs, main ingredient. We're also looking at what you should be cooking each month with the emphasis on seasonality. Bon appetit!

what should you be cooking this month?

What should you be cooking this month?  18 recipes

It's always good to eat seasonally wherever possible. Here is a small selection of Delia's recipes using ingredients you should be looking for this month.

Cuisine  1146 recipes

Whether you prefer classic French cuisine, chilli-hot Indian curries, fragrant Thai food or good old British classics, we've collected Delia's recipes into galleries, arranged by cuisine allowing you to travel the world from your kitchen.
type of dish

Type of Dish  1346 recipes

Sunday roasts, vegetarian treats, picnic food, cakes as light as a feather... this area brings together Delia's recipes arranged by the type of dish, so whether you want inspiration for the Sunday roast or are planning a barbecue we can help!
main ingredient

Main Ingredient  872 recipes

You know how annoying it is when you buy a trout then don't know how to cook it? Or a friend gives you courgettes from her allotment? Here you'll find recipe ideas arranged by main ingredient, for easy, quick meal planning.

Collection  1228 recipes

OK, you have some lovely chicken, steak, strawberries or apples, but you want to try something new and different. Or you’ve bought bars of chocolate and can’t find Delia’s chocolate bread-and-butter pud. We’ve arranged Delia’s recipes into galleries by main ingredient, allowing you to browse for ideas and inspiration.

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