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Fish stew with roast garlic & saffron

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Fish stew with roast garlic & saffron

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(1 ratings)
Try this simpler, lighter version of bouillabaisse, a classic fish soup - serve with toasted slices of baguette to mop up the tomato based sauce
2 hours and 45 minutes
Moderately easy
Healthy

Lighter Cassoulet

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This traditionally rich, slow-cooked, French casserole is made healthier with lean gammon steak and pork shoulder for a hearty, warming meal
5 hours
Easy
Healthy

Butternut soup with crispy sage & apple croutons

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(1 ratings)
The apple and sage contrast beautifully with naturally sweet butternut squash in this low-fat, gluten-free festive dinner party starter
50 minutes
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian

Whole stuffed roast fish with fennel

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This roast fish dish was inspired by Sicily, where the aromatic spices and dried fruit of Arabian cuisine meet with the fresh fish and veg of the Med
1 hour and 5 minutes
Easy
Healthy

Avocado panzanella

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(4 ratings)
With just 20 minutes preparation and no cooking time you'll be able to whip up this colourful avocado and bread salad in no time
20 minutes
Easy
Healthy

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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(43 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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(70 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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(20 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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(482 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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(10 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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(86 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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(51 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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(61 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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(19 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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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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(37 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

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