Harissa is a versatile ingredient. You can throw this hot chilli pepper paste into just about everything. We've used it wisely in our spiciest harissa recipes. These simple harissa recipes are a great way to use this spice paste in a variety of different ways. Want to know how to cook with harissa? How about harissa chicken? Harissa pasta? Harissa Shepherd's pie? The sky's the limit with this collection of harissa recipes.
Mob's Spiciest Harissa Recipes
Harissa Chicken. So simple, yet so good. One of those combinations that you'll be using again and again.
Harissa Tahini Cauliflower
Creamy tahini and spicy harissa over roasted cauliflower. On a rich and aromatic chickpea stew? Doesn't get much better.
Harissa and Cumin Potatoes with Crispy Chickpeas and Yoghurt
These potatoes are cooked in a spicy tomato sauce for a super warming bowl of goodness, finished with fresh yoghurt and crunchy chickpeas.
Harissa Aubergine Pilaf
Tender aubergine embedded in fragrant and spicy harissa-spiked Tilda Basmati and Wild Rice. Top with cooling lemony yoghurt, crispy onions and toasted almonds.
Halloumi and Harissa Pancakes
The only way to make your pancakes this Shrove Tuesday. Two worlds collide. Melted halloumi and a crispy egg. Harissa brings the heat. It's ridiculously good.
Harissa Bulgur Wheat Traybake
Food cooked in one tray has never tasted this good. Fluffy bulgur wheat. Juicy tomatoes. Warming spices. A kick of rose harissa. A beautiful lunch.
Harissa-Spiced Shepherd’s Pie
Your classic shepherd’s pie has had a delicious makeover. Spiked with spicy harissa and topped with sweet potato mash, it's a dish you're going to bloody love.
Harissa Chorizo Prawn Rice
Chorizo and prawn is a winning combination. Add some spicy harissa and tangy salty feta into the mix and trust us, you’ve got a belter of a dish.
Harissa Chickpea Kofte Bowl
Dr Rupy joins us to make the very best veggie koftes. Gently spiced and served with harissa tahini, this dish is brought to life by Arla Skyr Creamy 5% Yogurt.
Creamy Rose Harissa Spaghetti
Why more people are not coating their spaghetti in spicy harissa paste, tonnes of herbs and creamy mascarpone we do not know. So flavoursome. So saucy.
Harissa and Apricot Stuffed Chicken
The best way to roast a chicken. Served with deliciously flavoured rice and a cooling yoghurt sauce. Once you’ve tried this method you won’t go back.
Sweet Potato, Coconut and Harissa Soup
This soup is similar to one I used to eat in the Seychelles. Gently spiced, warming and super fragrant. Jordon x
Harissa Lentils with Charred Peppers and Olive Salsa
An unbelievably simple plant-based meal with heaps of flavour. Merchant Gourmet Puy Lentils, charred peppers and the most addictive olive and hazelnut salsa.
Honey Harissa Camembert
The baked camembert of your dreams. Oozy cheese stuffed with sticky honey and spicy harissa paste? Yeah, go on then.
Harissa Lamb Sausage Rolls
A great alternative to your classic sausage roll. Spicy, herby, cheesy goodness, all encased in a crisp pastry shell.
Harissa and Tomato Gnocchi
Making gnocchi from scratch isn't as hard as you might think. The sauce we toss these in is a garlicky tomato sauce enriched with harissa paste and silken tofu.
Honey Harissa Carrots With Whipped Feta
Delicious, spicy sweet carrots on a bed of creamy whipped feta, perfect with some warm flatbreads.
Harissa Mac and Cheese
Creamy and spicy mac and cheese with tangy harissa. It's also made totally vegan using Violife!
Spicy Harissa Quorn Rolls
A delicious vegan alternative to your classic sausage roll. Packed with Quorn Brilliant Bangers, cumin, caramelised onions, mushrooms, and spicy harissa.
Crispy Feta, Olive and Harissa Phyllo Parcels
These are the most simple but satisfying crispy phyllo parcels, perfect as a starter, or a to have with a cold beer...
You want a bit of sun and an icy cold beer for this one. If you're not into 'nduja, swap it for harissa, roasted chilli paste or your favourite hot sauce. B x
Harissa Tomato Bruschetta
Cherry tomatoes chucked in a frying pan with olive oil and harissa are fried until they just begin to burst, then spooned over cool yoghurt and garlic toasts.
Harissa Chicken Skewers & Zesty Yoghurt Slaw
The key to perfectly tender, flavourful chicken skewers? Yeo Valley Organic Natural Yogurt. Marinated in the yog and teamed with a cucumber slaw. Delicious.
Chermoula Cod Rolls With Harissa Yoghurt
This sandwich is packed with bold, brash flavours. We've taken a herby sauce originally from North Africa, and paired it with beautifully with grilled fish.
Caramelised Onion Bubble & Squeak With Harissa Mayo
Bubble and Squeak's a blank canvas, you can chuck in whatever you fancy. We've gone for spicy harissa mayo using Hellmann's Vegan Mayo. It's killer. B x
Crispy Harissa Quorn Mince With Squash Hummus
This hummus bowl topped with Quorn Mince is the perfect balance of creamy, crispy, sticky textures and packed with flavour.
Harissa Courgette Grain Salad With Tahini Dressing
This one-pan, creamy spiced grain bowl, which also happens to be vegan, is going to become your Monday night regular. A casual little weeknight dinner.
Harissa Cod & Chickpeas
You only need six ingredients to make this easy recipe for harissa cod and chickpeas. It's spicy and incredibly satisfying.
Vegan Harissa Ragù
A thick and rich ragù spiced with a fragrant harissa paste tossed in pasta. This twist on a classic is undoubtedly delicious.
Speedy Chickpea and Harissa Soup
This soup comes together in no time and packs a nutritional punch. The creaminess comes from blending half of the chickpeas and the rest give a chunky texture.
Herby 'Chicken' Orzo with Harissa Tomatoes
This is a one tray number, packed with flavour with minimum effort.
Cauliflower With Harissa Tahini And Lentils
This one's a super satisfying, protein packed meal. Great for meal prep, just keep the tahini sauce separate until ready to serve.
Creamy Hummus with Harissa Tomatoes
This method delivers the creamiest, silkiest hummus. Topped with harissa tomatoes and pine nuts, it's a delicious dish that’s perfect for sharing.
Herby Chickpea Pancake With Strawberry Harissa Jam
Chickpea flour comes to life with a load of fresh herbs, transforming into a delicious savoury pancake. Complimented with a moorish strawberry harissa jam.
Easy Sun-Dried Tomato And Harissa Pasta
This quick and easy pasta sauce is made with just 4 ingredients and comes together in no time. It's creamy, tomatoey and a little bit spicy.
Sticky Harissa Onion Linguine With Dukkah Breadcrumbs
This vegetarian pasta recipe is sticky, spicy and silky. Oh, and it's jammy, carby and crispy, too. This is an all-timer.
Juicy Harissa Tomato Hummus Bowl With Couscous
This speedy, healthy, filling bowl is a perfect mid week meal. Feel free to use shop bought hummus to make this even quicker.
Saucy Harissa Gnocchi Traybake With Tahini Drizzle
One tray, 30 mins and a short list of everyday ingredients are all you need to get this saucy, hearty meal on the table. It's got fibre and protein.