10 British seaside recipes

Bring the seaside to you this summer with our 10 seaside-inspired recipes. From candy floss to fish and chips, we bring you a selection of recipes to get you in the summer mood.

Beer battered fish and chips
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Bring the seaside to you this summer with our 10 seaside-inspired recipes. From candy floss to fish and chips, we bring you a selection of recipes to get you in the summer mood.

Bring the seaside to you this summer with our 10 seaside-inspired recipes. From candy floss to fish and chips, we bring you a selection of recipes to get you in the summer mood...

Beer battered fish and chips

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Make the perfect chip shop-style fish and chips for a taste of the seaside. Try our easy beer-battered fish and chips (opens in new tab) recipe tonight.

Candy floss

Candy floss

A favourite with the kids and the adults, this recipe will bring the beach straight to your home. Although time consuming, our candy floss (opens in new tab) recipe is sure to be a hit - especially at parties.

Traffic light ice lollies

Traffic light ice lollies

These traffic light ice lollies (opens in new tab) are made with three different fruit layers. You don't have to just do red, amber and green. Change the flavours and colour of the layers by altering the fruits such as blackcurrants for a purple layer or lemon for a yellow layer.

Pimms Lollies

Pimms Lollies

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For a more grown-up treat, try our popular Pimms ice lollies (opens in new tab). They're dead easy to make and will add a punch to your seaside theme. For a special touch add a drop of brandy to the recipe.

Cinnamon ring doughnuts

Cinnamon ring doughnuts

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Love those hot doughnut rings you only seem to find at the seaside? Try making your own cinnamon ring doughnuts (opens in new tab) at home - serve when they're still warm, light and fluffy.

Chocolate mint chip ice cream

Chocolate mint chip ice cream

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Bring the ice cream van to your kitchen by making your own chocolate mint chip ice cream (opens in new tab). Matchmakers work well for this recipe, but you can add any chocolate mints. Serve in wafer cones for the finishing touch.

Hot dogs with chilli jam

Hot dogs with chilli jam

A summer staple, add a kick to your BBQ or party by making hot dogs with chilli jam (opens in new tab). It's guaranteed to be a hit with all the family.

Cherry slush

Cherry slush

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Remember slushies from the pier? Try the grown-up version from Essentials magazine, cherry slush (opens in new tab), made with seasonal British cherries.

Ice cream cone cupcakes

Ice cream cone cupcakes

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Looking for a cupcake with a cool twist? Try our fun ice cream cone cupcakes (opens in new tab) - they're sure to make the kids smile and you even bake the cakes in the cones.

Homemade cloudy lemon and limeade

Homemade cloudy lemon and limeade

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Our last British seaside recipe is this refreshing homemade cloudy lemon and limeade (opens in new tab). This lemonade with a lime twist will go down a treat in the sunshine with both kids and adults.

Where to next?

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Grace Walsh is a Features Writer for Goodto.com, covering breaking news health stories during the Covid-19 pandemic as well as lifestyle and entertainment topics.  She has worked in media since graduating from the University of Warwick in 2019 with a degree in Classical Civilisation and a year spent abroad in Italy. It was here that Grace caught the bug for journalism, after becoming involved in the university’s student newspaper and radio station.