Chunky butternut mulligatawny

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Healthy and filling recipes for fasting days – all dishes come in at under 250 calories…

Chunky butternut mulligatawny

4.57237

(38 ratings)

This spicy soup with basmati rice and apples is chunky, warming and wholesome - plus its low in fat and calories to boot.
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Porridge with blueberry compote

3.541665

(12 ratings)

Top high-fibre porridge oats with creamy Greek yogurt and healthy blueberries - buy frozen to help cut the cost of this filling breakfast
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Paillard of chicken with lemon & herbs

4.615385

(13 ratings)

Pounding meat until thin and flat is a great technique for barbecued chicken breast, as it ensures it won’t dry out. Try this version with lemon and herbs.
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Broccoli and kale green soup

3.31731

(26 ratings)

This super healthy soup combines broccoli and kale with ginger, coriander and turmeric for a nutrient dense and low-fat lunch
  • 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Teriyaki salmon parcels

4.666665

(15 ratings)

These easy steamed fish parcels with Japanese seasoning are an ideal way to get kids in the kitchen
  • 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Acquacotta

4.25

(5 ratings)

This traditional Tuscan soup, which means 'cooked water', is served with a poached egg for extra richness - a perfect starter or light lunch
  • 1 hour
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Mushroom, spinach & potato pie

3.776315

(38 ratings)

A low fat, superhealthy, vegetarian midweek meal - you can even freeze any leftovers for later
  • 1 hour
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

Asian chicken salad

4.488095

(21 ratings)

This easy-to-prepare salad is filled with zingy flavours - the simplified version is great for kids' lunchboxes too
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Creamy pumpkin & lentil soup

4.43182

(11 ratings)

Whether you're carving a Halloween pumpkin or have picked up a cheap squash, use the plentiful flesh and seeds in this soup...
  • 50 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Baked eggs with spinach & tomato

3.791665

(18 ratings)

A rustic dish with a delicious combination of flavours and just four ingredients, try whipping it up for brunch
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Spanish stuffed marrow

4.25

(13 ratings)

Like its smaller cousin courgette, chunky marrows are great roasted with a strong-flavoured filling like paprika and chorizo
  • 1 hour and 20 mins
  • Easy

Baked salmon & eggs

3.833335

(6 ratings)

Do something different with your eggs and smoked salmon by baking into a bread roll for an extra special brunch
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Healthy egg & chips

3.84896

(96 ratings)

One that dads will love! This any-time meal is perfect with a helping of baked beans
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Cacciatore chicken

2.613635

(11 ratings)

Jazz up chicken breasts with an Italian tomato sauce with rosemary and garlic, baked like a casserole - it's a healthy choice, too
  • 55 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Prawn & pink grapefruit noodle salad

4.285715

(7 ratings)

Take a healthy Vietnamese approach to salads by using cold vermicelli noodles with a sweet dressing, shellfish, coriander and mint
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Lemony mushroom pilaf

4.107145

(7 ratings)

If you're after a lighter alternative to risotto, this low-fat mushroom pilaf is just the ticket
  • 40 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

Potato & paprika tortilla

4.041665

(6 ratings)

This thick, traditional Spanish omelette is bulked out with new potatoes and flavoured with herbs
  • 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

Spiced pepper pilafs

3.785715

(7 ratings)

This colourful vegetarian supper is superhealthy and freezable in individual portions, so you can defrost as many as you need
  • 1 hour
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

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