A CLASSIC 1970s prawn cocktail starter, followed by steak and chips with peppercorn sauce and an apple crumble has been voted the perfect dinner.
Researchers surveyed Britons to reveal the ultimate starter, main course, and pudding for a dream three-course meal.
A classic prawn cocktail has been voted the perfect starter to a three-course meal[/caption]
The dream first course nabbed 40 per cent of the vote — beatingrolls into second place.
When it comes to the favourite main, 51 per cent voted for a medium rare steak, with lasagneon 38 per cent.
The poll of 2,000 Brits by Rodda’s Cornish clotted cream found top dessert on 39 per cent.crumble and custard
Sue Cobbledick, Marketing Director at Rodda’s, said: “We were intrigued to uncover the quintessential recipes which resonate with the nation.
“The combination of tender steak, perfectly paired with a luxuriously creamy peppercorn sauce, claimed its place at the top of the list.”
The survey also revealed that 85 per cent of Brits elevate their meals with indulgent ingredients.
- TOP STARTERS: Prawn cocktail; 2. Spring rolls; 3. Tomato soup; 4. Smoked salmon; 5. Bruschetta.
- TOP MAINS: 1. Medium rare steak; 2. Lasagne; 3 Roast chicken; 4. Fish and chips; 5. Sausage and mash.
- TOP PUDS: 1. Apple crumble and custard; 2. Ice cream; 3. Lemon cheesecake; 4. Sticky toffee pudding; 5. Profiteroles.