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Christmas recovery recipes

40 Recipes

Healthy pick-me-ups to beat the festive excess.

Pan-fried mackerel with orange salsa

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(2 ratings)
Mackerel is not only a sustainable fish, it's also rich in omega-3 and cooks in minutes - great with a citrus sauce
21 minutes
Easy

Roasted squash with pesto & mozzarella

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(3 ratings)
Bake squash with peppers and onions then serve in a salad with basil sauce and creamy cheese - full of goodness and low calorie too
55 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian
Healthy

Chicken, kale & sprout stir-fry

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(2 ratings)
Brussels sprouts aren't just for Christmas- add them to a healthy noodle pot for extra nutrition and crunch
30 minutes
Easy
Healthy

Moroccan roasted vegetable soup

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(2 ratings)
Roasted roots are perfect for making soup- we used parsnips, butternut squash and carrots, flavoured with ras el hanout spice mix
55 minutes
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian

Mustardy beetroot & lentil salad

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A rustic, healthy accompaniment to serve alongside main courses like sausages, roast chicken or lamb
25 minutes
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian

For-the-freezer ratatouille

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Make a batch of our healthy veg mix, then serve three ways- with feta, as pictured, with jacket potatoes, or in stuffed peppers
2 hours and 10 minutes
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian

Baked potatoes with spicy dhal

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(4 ratings)
Cook red lentils with cumin, mustard seeds and turmeric and serve with a fluffy jacket potato and chutney
1 hour and 10 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian
Healthy

Indian bean, broccoli & carrot salad

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(2 ratings)
Stock up on your super-greens with this vibrant, healthy lunch dish with cucumber raita, mustard seeds and lots of veggie goodness
30 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian
Healthy

Kale pesto

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(4 ratings)
This leafy green cabbage-like vegetable is a genuine superfood - it's great whizzed up in place of basil in an Italian sauce
10 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian
Healthy

Masala chicken pie

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(20 ratings)
A Bombay potato-topped coconut curry bake that's healthy and low-fat. Snuggle up with some guilt-free comfort food
1 hour and 50 minutes
Easy
Healthy

Butternut squash salad

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(16 ratings)
Get a whopping 4 of your 5-a-day with this superhealthy salad, why not make extra for your lunchbox too
1 hour and 5 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian
Healthy

Banana, clementine & mango smoothie

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Kickstart your day in a superhealthy way with this vitamin-packed refreshing fruit drink
25 minutes
Easy
Healthy

Moroccan turkey salad

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Use up abundant roast meat in a healthy salad with aubergine, tomatoes, pomegranate and mint
35 minutes
Easy
Healthy

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