50 recipes everyone should know how to cook

Add a few more dishes to your weekly dinner rota with some ideas from our round-up

Want to teach yourself how to cook? There are so many recipes out there – where do you start?

We’ve rounded up 50 classic recipes we think everyone should know how to cook – how many can you make?

From baking recipes like a Victoria sponge, apple pie muffins, brownies and rocky road to dinner favourites chilli con carne, roast dinner and homemade curry, our basic recipes will give you a great foundation for your cookery skills.

Click through to see what recipes you can make and which ones you can learn…

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