Some days cry out for comfort food – satisfying stews, spicy curries, and indulgent desserts. Get even more of a feel-good factor with dishes that are not only delicious, but have added health benefits too.
We’ve cut the sugar and calories and ramped up the portions of fruit and vegetables in some of our all-time favourite foods, so you can eat well everyday.
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1. Cardamom chicken with lime leaves
2. Sticky baked meatloaf with avocado & black bean salsa
3. Pork & apple stew with parsley & thyme dumplings
Is there a more comforting start to the day than a steaming pan of shakshuka? Eggs are perfectly poached in a smoky, spiced tomato sauce, packed with peppers, onions and fresh herbs.Try our healthy shakshuka
5. Jerk chicken burger
Our list of classic comfort food wouldn’t be complete without a burger. Be transported to sunnier climbs with lean chicken breasts chargrilled with jerk seasoning, then sandwiched between soft buns with mango, tomato and lettuce. This hits every taste bud for a satisfying and healthy burger option.Try our jerk chicken burger
6. Super-quick sesame ramen
Sometimes the comfort of a dish lies in the ease of its preparation. If you’re looking for a super-quick solution to your comfort food cravings, this healthy veggie ramen ticks all the boxes. It’s warming, flavourful, low in calories and cheap to make – what more could you want?Try our super-quick sesame ramen
7. Cajun prawn pizza
Who said pizza has to be unhealthy? This recipe ditches cheese in favour of juicy smoked prawns. A wholemeal flour base offers a boost of fibre, while peppers, tomatoes and celery add a nutritious hit.Try our cajun prawn pizza
8. Frozen strawberry yogurt
Try our frozen strawberry yogurt
9. Chocolate & berry mousse pots
10. Sweet & fruity Yorkshire pudding
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What comfort food would you like to be healthier? We’d love to hear your suggestions below…