Pig cheek with apple and cider. Whether you plump for pig or ox, slow-cooked cheek is one of the simplest and most delicious things you can make. But whatever you do, don't try to rush it, says Nigel Slater
Braised ox cheek Wellingtons with peppercorn gravy
Dan Doherty’s chipotle-spiced braised ox cheek sloppy joe with celeriac slaw A sloppy joe is traditionally made with beef mince. This recipe from Dan Doherty of Duck and Waffle is a luxurious spiced version – it's guaranteed to be a crowd-pleaser.
Nigel Slater's pigs' and ox cheek with kale and celeriac mash recipes