The nation of comfort foods. Whoever said Britain doesn’t have good cuisine has obviously never read this list.
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Melt-in-your-mouth homemade scones.
Turn any hour into high tea with these perfectly fluffy, perfectly dense, fresh-out-the-oven scones. (Life tip: It's pronounced “skons”. Wild, I know, but trust me.) Recipe here.
Adorable, Christmas-ready mincemeat pies.
Miraculously, mincemeat (or mince) pies contain no meat — just delicious bits of fruit and a lot of holiday spirit. Impress your English friends with these little treats. Recipe here.
Bizarre and mouthwatering Eccles cakes.
Ohhh, man. Eccles cakes are unlike anything you've had before, and you've got to have them. Some Brits will swear by lard, but we think you can get away with butter. Recipe here.