Who says you have to leave the house to enjoy pub and bar food? Try these recipes at home! When it comes to pub and bar food, there’s something about it that hits the spot. Whether it’s the casual atmosphere or the deliciously indulgent dishes, it’s hard to resist. But why settle for mediocre pub grub when you can make your own at home? These are favorite pub and bar food recipes that are easy to make and packed with flavor. So, whether you’re hosting a game night or want to indulge in some comfort food, you won’t want to miss these delicious recipes.
Leftover turkey shepherd’s pie is an easy weeknight dinner using leftovers, such as turkey and mashed potatoes, as well as onion, herbs, vegetables, and Guinness for flavor. It’s a delicious and hearty meal that everyone will enjoy.
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Chicken Mozzarella Sticks
These crispy air fryer chicken mozzarella sticks are the perfect appetizer. Made with ground chicken and mozzarella sticks, this easy recipe is sure to be a crowd-pleaser.
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Smoked Gouda Mac and Cheese with Pancetta
Elbow noodles pair up with gouda cheese, white cheddar, garlic, pancetta or bacon, shallots, and more, to create this seriously impressive dish.
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Indulge in Canada’s most beloved dish, the delicious poutine, which is perfect for satisfying any comfort food cravings. Smothered with cheese curds, bacon, and gravy, this tasty dish is a must-try for fry lovers.
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Truffle Nacho Loaded Fries
You are going to love all the flavours in this truffle nacho loaded fries recipe. It’s made with thick cut steak fries, strip steak, cheese, and more, for an incredible flavour in every mouthful.
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Homemade Mini Pizza Bagel Bites
These homemade mini pizza bagel bites are just as more-ish as they sound! That’s right – one is never enough. Once you know how to make bagel bites, you’ll want to rustle up this bite size pizza snack all the time.
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Hot Italian Sliders
Spice up your next gathering with hot Italian sliders – the perfect appetizer for tailgating or backyard picnics! Made with slider rolls, deli meats, and cheeses, these mini sandwiches are a crowd-pleaser. Don’t forget the marinara dipping sauce for an extra kick of flavor!
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Hot Turkey Sandwich
Hot turkey sandwiches are a beloved treat in Canada but their popularity is growing rapidly everywhere. The combination of succulent turkey, thick fluffy bread slices, peas, butter, gravy, and cranberries is truly a magical one.
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Air Fryer Chicken Wings
These Air Fryer Chicken Wings are crispy, baked to perfection, and covered in a delicious savory buffalo sauce that will have everyone licking their fingers.
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Bean Nachos With Fresh Corn
Your kids will love these Fresh Corn and Bean Nachos for dinner or an after-school snack. Loaded with fresh summer corn, kidney beans, jalapenos, and cheese. They are impossible to resist.
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Instant Pot Pork Tacos
They are packed with flavorful Mexican spices, tender pork, and topped with all of your favorite taco toppings. Load them up with avocado, red onion, tomatoes, lime, and avocado crema for a delicious gluten-free, keto, and paleo meal (minus the tortilla shells).
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Slow Cooker Barbecue Pork
This easy Slow Cooker Barbecue Pork recipe is a no-fuss and no-prep recipe perfect for busy weeknights and summer potlucks. Toss 3 common ingredients into your slow cooker in the morning for a flavorful meal in the evening.
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The Best Pulled Pork Nachos
Pulled Pork Nachos are one of my favorite game day snacks. They are always a complete crowd favorite. The only thing you need to worry about is running out of them before game time!
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Red Robin Steak Fries In Air Fryer
Red Robin Steak Fries in air fryer, are a classic side dish with a crispy texture with delicious flavors and seasoned salt. Grab a bag of these delicious steak fries from the frozen foods section at your local grocery store and have ready for a side dish or snack, in just a few minutes cooking time.
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Bangers And Mash + Stout And Onion Gravy
Bangers and mash recipe with pan-fried bite-sized sausages smothered in stout and onion gravy on creamy garlic mashed potatoes. A classic comfort food recipe with bite-sized sausages which makes it easier to enjoy!
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Steak and Ale Pie
Who can resist those tasty little steak and ale pies at the pub? Now you can get that unforgettable flavor, in your home kitchen, complete with the perfect flaky crust.
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Beer Battered Fish and Chips
Learn how to make Fish and Chips at home! Delicious beer battered fish fillets that are fried until they are golden brown and crispy. Pair it with sliced potatoes that are fried until crispy to make the perfect homemade French Fries!
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Chicago Style Pub Pizza
Get the iconic flavor of Chicago pub style pizza with this easy to make at home recipe. Load these pizzas up with all of your favorite toppings to make a meal that is customized to your taste buds.
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Air Fryer Nashville Hot Wings
Air Fryer Nashville Hot Wings have nice crispy skin on the outside and tender, juicy chicken on the inside. These fantastic crispy chicken wings are coated in a layer of pickle juice, air fried and then covered in Nashville Hot Seasoning that packs a huge heat punch.
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Air Fryer Jerk Chicken Wings
Air Fryer Jerk Chicken Wings are incredibly flavorful after marinating in your favorite Jerk Chicken Sauce. All you need are 3 simple ingredients and less than half an hour to whip up these crispy air fryer chicken wings.
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Homemade Onion Rings in the Air Fryer
Homemade Onion Rings in the Air Fryer are the perfect appetizer or side dish to whip up. Crispy, crunch breading around a firm onion round that’s air fried to golden brown perfection.
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Air Fryer Frozen Potato Skins
Wondering how to make the best Frozen Potato Skins in the Air Fryer? Well, look no further because I’m here to tell you all about taking the boxed frozen potato skins you can buy at the store and making them perfectly just like you’d get them at a restaurant, fried or baked in the oven.
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Baked Gouda Mac And Cheese
Indulge in a creamy, delicious homemade baked gouda mac and cheese for the ultimate comfort food! This easy-to-follow recipe has a rich, creamy texture and is ready in just 45 minutes!
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Fried Oyster Mushrooms
Try fried oyster mushrooms for a fried chicken alternative that’s just as crispy, crunchy, and meaty! Tender, umami-rich mushrooms are coated with a homemade buttermilk batter and spice-infused coating, then fried until golden. This crowd-pleasing snack is perfect on its own, as a filling for your favorite sandwich, or even as a burger addition!
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Vegan Buffalo Cauliflower Wings
These vegan Buffalo cauliflower wings are soft and tender on the inside, crispy on the outside, and ultra-spicy! They’re breaded and baked until golden, then tossed in Frank’s Red Hot sauce. Serve them at a potluck or the big game with a side of creamy ranch dressing.
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