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Healthy dinner party recipes

24 Recipes

Guilt-free options for the conscientious host.

Prawn spring roll wraps

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(18 ratings)
These healthy bites make a great light lunch or snack with a little bowl of sweet chilli sauce
30 minutes
Easy

Chicken skewers with satay dip

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(6 ratings)
If you're looking for a quick dinner party canapé you can't go far wrong with this easy classic
22 minutes
Easy

Smoked salmon & avocado sushi

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(10 ratings)
Fancy making sushi at home? This simple recipe makes 32 healthy little bites, ideal for lunch or served as canapés
30 minutes
Easy

Pea & mint soup

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(42 ratings)
A superhealthy starter or snack that's great hot or cold
30 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian
Healthy

Thai squash & pineapple curry

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(68 ratings)
Try this curry with a touch of Thai flavours, ready in 30 minutes
40 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian
Healthy

Risotto-stuffed tomatoes

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(10 ratings)
Ideal for a light supper or weekend lunch
1 hour
Easy
Vegetarian

Tagliatelle with vegetable ragu

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(18 ratings)
This healthy veggie bolognese-style sauce is great served with pasta and crams in 3 of your 5-a-day
50 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Spicy root & lentil casserole

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(453 ratings)
The potatoes in this recipe take on the spicy flavours beautifully - our idea of the perfect veggie supper
45 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian
Healthy

Paella fried rice

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(46 ratings)
A great dish when you fancy a taste of the med in an instant. This cheat's paella is as authentic as you can be in 10 minutes!
10 minutes
Easy

Cod & tomato tray bake

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(8 ratings)
This simple everyday fish supper with smooth tomato sauce helps you hit 4 of your 5-a-day
45 minutes
Easy

Fish pie with swede & potato topping

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(84 ratings)
Making fish pie can be a palaver - not this one! Reassuringly simple, and ready in just over an hour
1 hour and 15 minutes
Easy
Healthy

Chicken with harissa & tomatoes

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(50 ratings)
Quick and easy midweek chicken supper recipe, with just a little hint of spice
17 minutes
Easy

The ultimate makeover: Chicken pie

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(59 ratings)
Angela Nilsen reinvents a classic recipe to make chicken pie a healthy choice for you
1 hour and 15 minutes
Easy
Healthy

Teriyaki steak with fennel slaw

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(2 ratings)
This flavoursome Asian-style dish is low in fat and easy to make
20 minutes
Easy
Healthy

The ultimate makeover: Potato dauphinoise

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(18 ratings)
Crème fraîche, stock and semi-skimmed milk replace traditional ingredients to make this the healthiest dauphinoise yet
2 hours
Easy
Vegetarian

Minted green bean salad

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(9 ratings)
Just 5 ingredients in this summery vegan salad - you can make it a day in advance too
35 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian
Healthy

Stir-fried broccoli with coconut

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(3 ratings)
This quick spiced vegetable dish is inspired by the fresh flavours of south India and can be made with all greens
20 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

The ultimate makeover: Chocolate mousse

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(35 ratings)
This sophisticated dessert is great for a dinner party, or for a lighter family pud use ordinary dark chocolate with less cocoa solids
20 minutes
Easy

Lychee & ginger sorbet

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(5 ratings)
This refreshing make-ahead dessert is a cooling way to finish off a Chinese-themed dinner party
25 minutes
Easy

Quick mango pudding

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(4 ratings)
If you've taken time to make a special main course, why not take the pressure off and serve this simple but delicious pud
5 minutes
Easy

Poached pears in spiced tea

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(5 ratings)
This low-fat, easy and fresh-tasting pudding is perfect for feeding a crowd on a budget
25 minutes
Easy

Angela’s lighter chocolate tart

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(8 ratings)
A chocolate tart with a rich taste and moussey texture – but with two-thirds less fat than the classic version
1 hour
Moderately easy
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