Halloween has been and gone so it's time to look forward to a night of toffee apples, fireworks and giving a penny for the Guy – that's right, Bonfire Night is nearly here!
Whether you love the magic of fireworks, or seeing the bonfire light up the night, the 5th of November is a special occasion in the UK calendar. Gathering with friends or family is an essential part of this traditional evening, and what better way to spend it than with sharing a meal before the festivities begin.
If you're planning a home-based fireworks evening, or want to go out and about to experience a professional display, you're going to want something easy that will serve a crowd without you having to spend hours in the kitchen.
That's why we've rounded up three of our favourite easy crowd-pleasing autumn recipes, so you can whip up a hassle-free feast in no time at all.
Take a look and see which easy family recipe takes your fancy!
This smokey and spicey dish is great for big groups and is sure to warm your stomach after a night out in the cold!
This light dish would make a great finger food alongside some crisps, dip and a nice salad - perfect for everyone to get stuck in.
A British classic with a healthy twist, this hearty meal is sure to satisfy the whole family and, what's more, the hidden veggie cauliflower mash is great for the smaller members of house!