Welsh rarebit

Fork Welsh rarebit

Cooking time: 15

Preparation: 5 minutes

Cooking: 15 minutes

Serves: 6


Cheese on toast with attitude! A great comfort food (perfect for this wet and windy weather) this Welsh rarebit recipe is great for breakfast, lunch or dinner.

Source: realfood.tesco.com


  • 350g Mature Cheddar, grated
  • 1 medium Bird Bros egg, lightly beaten
  • 2 tbsp beer (preferably stout) or milk
  • 1 tsp Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 tsp English mustard
  • pinch cayenne pepper
  • 12 thick slices bread


  1. Set aside 1 heaped tablespoon of grated cheese. Mix the rest with the egg, beer (preferably stout) or milk, Worcestershire sauce, mustard and cayenne.

  2. Preheat the grill to high and toast the bread on both sides. Spread the cheese mixture on top and then sprinkle on the reserved cheese.

  3. Grill until the cheese is melted and starting to turn golden brown. Serve immediately.

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