Chilli Recipe with Bone Marrow

Best beef mince recipes

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A pack of mince goes a long way in these crowdpleasing recipes, from classic cottage pie and spaghetti bolognese to a rich twist on a chilli con carne and the ultimate burger


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  • We use 5-20% fat mince in these recipes depending on the required consistency

Spaghetti bolognese

With our best ever spaghetti bolognese, we've perfected a true family favourite including tips on how to easily make it in a slow cooker. This recipe is the ultimate hearty midweek comfort food using beef mince.

Best Spaghetti Bolognese Recipe

Classic cottage pie

This is our take on a classic cottage pie. With rich minced beef and creamy mash, it's a long-standing family favourite and a good one to have in the freezer for emergencies! In search of more crowd-pleasing comfort food recipes? Click here to see our favourites...

Classic cottage pie

Meatball and mozzarella pan bake

Meatballs are the perfect way to use beef mince. Make our cheesy one-pot for a crowd pleasing meal. There's no way of plating this up politely, so just shove it in the middle of the table and let everyone dig in.

Meatball Recipe With Mozzarella

Tex-mex style chilli con carne

Try our chilli recipe Tex-Mex style with aged minced beef, chipotle powder, red wine, 70% dark chocolate and semi-dried tomatoes. This is an easy-to-follow recipe for a speedy mid week meal.

Burgers and slaw

This recipe for burgers and slaw is super simple and ready in under 30 minutes. The focus is on the quality of the beef, using a 20% fat mince to create a meltingly soft burger so good you can afford to keep the rest simple. For more weeknight burger recipes, check these out...

Burgers and slaw

Classic lasagne

Follow our tips to make the best lasagne, including how to get the richest beef mince ragu, crispiest topping and perfect bechamel sauce every time. This'll be a hit with everyone from the kids, to the grandparents.

Easy Lasagne Recipe

Chilli cornbread pie

Add a kick to your midweek meal with our comforting beef chilli pie complete with cornbread topping. Serve with extra jalapeños and a dollop of soured cream, and your regular chilli con carne has immediately been upgraded.

Chilli Cornbread Pie Recipe

Beef skewers

These kebabs are simple to make and they cook fast on a barbecue. Rather than serve them in a wrap, make these a little different, plating them up on a slick of hummus – and then top the minced meat with a really zesty mix of red onion, sumac and parsley for a delicious Middle Eastern-style dinner.

Beef Skewers Recipe

Bone marrow chilli

Check out our easy yet super comforting chilli recipe with bone marrow. This is the classic American chilli but with extra depth courtesy of cocoa and the wonderfully enriching marrow. If you have any leftovers, they go fantastically with a baked potato and a little extra cheese.

Chilli Recipe with Bone Marrow

Meatball sub melts

Have a go at these indulgent meaty sandwich subs with gooey mozzarella and nutty parmesan. This easy recipe serves a family of four and is ready in less than an hour. Plus, it's low calorie, too.

Easy Meatball Sub Recipe

Baked bolognese risotto

If you love bolognese and risotto, then you'll love this risotto with a beef mince ragu. This hearty dish is super easy to make and will soon become a firm family favourite, combining two of your favourite meals.

Bolognese Risotto Recipe

The patty melt sandwich

The beef patty melt has been around in the US since the ’40s but is making a comeback on trendy NYC menus lately. A mash-up between a grilled cheese and a burger, the melt combines the best elements of the two in one squidgy mouthful, and now you can bring New York-style food to your own kitchen.

Patty Sandwich Recipe with Cheese