In many countries lunch is actually the biggest meal of the day, since it's midday that you are most active, it makes sense to eat a smaller meal for dinner when you're about to retire for the evening. Here we have 50 perfect Sunday lunches, easy enough to make, but also good enough to seem like it took forever. Sundays have long been a time for families to get together and to enjoy a special feast. Normally people don't work, so it's a day in history that has been attributed to rest and worship. Whether this is a tradition that your family follows or not doesn't really matter, you can eat these delicious recipes for lunch any day of the week, or for dinner if that suits you better.
No need to restrict yourself, and with these recipes, I'm sure it will be difficult not to want to indulge in them more than once in the week! For the most part, the recipes feature a main meat, so this might not be the greatest list for any of the vegetarians out there. However, if you're a fellow meat lover, then your mouth will definitely be watering by the end of the slide show on this site. Each one is rated by difficult, it shows the time it takes to prepare and cook, and finally there are reviews so you can see what others think.
There are recipes for chicken pot pies, different roasts using lamb, pork, and beef, some stews, some seafood and so much more. They range from super simple to more time intensive options so no matter what level of expertise you're at, you'll find something that pleases!
There is something special about Sunday dinners, as a kid it was always the dinner that my mother prepared all day usually a roast or a chicken, something good, that we all loved and definitely appreciated. I have to admit I don't always have the time to prepare the dinners that my mother did, but taking a look at this great list of 50 Sunday dinner recipes, makes me want to make more effort to find enough time to give my family something similar to the types of dinner my family had as a child.
This list is certainly a good one, and you can come back to it time and time again, to get lots of great ideas to make Sunday dinner just a bit more special, or a lot more special! This Butternut Squash, Apple & Onion Galette with Stilton recipe is just one recipe to get you started. Some of the ingredients you will need for this yummy recipe include Braeburn apple, butternut squash halved and seeded, melted butter, fresh rosemary, fresh thyme, and some freshly ground black pepper. To start the filling recipe for this Sunday dinner halve and core the apple and cut each half of the apple into eight wedges and put them in a large bowl. Slice the squash and cut the onion into wedges so that both are as thick as the apple wedges and add them to the apples. Next add the butter, rosemary and thyme and toss gently to combine. Season with salt and pepper and toss again.