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Thrifty recipes to save you money in the kitchen. Try our budget-friendly salads, jacket potatoes or wraps for lunch, and our curries, pasta and pizza for dinner.

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  • Jacket potato with whipped feta & sumac

    Jacket potato with whipped feta & sumac

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.31 ratings

    The perfect budget-friendly, filling supper for one. The fragrant, zesty flavour of sumac is a refreshing contrast to the creamy whipped feta

  • Sausage ragu served in a casserole dish

    Sausage ragu

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.293 ratings

    Feed the family this comforting, budget-friendly sausage ragu with pasta. You can freeze the leftovers for another time and it tastes just as good

  • Halloumi flatbreads

    Halloumi flatbreads

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.25 ratings

    Try these simple veggie halloumi wraps with a crunchy slaw and a generous helping of hummus. A great cheesy budget option for a midweek meal

  • Orzo tomato soup with pesto in bowl

    Orzo & tomato soup

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.55 ratings

    Make our simple, budget-friendly tomato, orzo and chickpea soup in just 30 minutes. This easy, vegetarian family meal is healthy and even low fat

  • Crispy cod fingers with wedges & dill slaw

    Crispy cod fingers with wedges & dill slaw

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.23 ratings

    A fantastic budget family meal with a crunchy slaw and sweet potato wedges. This easy, crowd pleasing recipe is low-fat and full of fresh flavours

  • Curried kale and chickpea soup in a bowl

    Curried kale & chickpea soup

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.11 ratings

    Rustle up this budget-friendly, healthy soup for a nourishing, easy midweek meal. It's packed with kale, chickpeas, sweet potato and plenty of flavour

  • Veggie yaki udon in a wok

    Veggie yaki udon

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.84 ratings

    Pack in the veg with our flavour-packed Japanese-inspired yaki udon. It takes just 25 minutes to make and is healthy and low in fat and calories to boot

  • Chipotle chicken & slaw served on a tray

    Chipotle chicken & slaw

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.21 ratings

    Enjoy our hot and spicy chicken drumsticks with homemade slaw on the side for a healthy and low calorie supper. Serve with steamed corn on the cob

  • Prawn tikka masala served with rice

    Prawn tikka masala

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.68 ratings

    Forget a takeaway and tuck into a midweek meal that will please the whole family with our easy, low calorie prawn tikka masala. Serve with naan breads

  • Pork souvlaki served on a plate

    Pork souvlaki

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.49 ratings

    Serve our speedy pork souvlaki skewers when you’re in need of a quick and easy midweek meal. Serve with flatbreads and yogurt and chilli sauces on the side

  • Pea, potato and egg curry in bowls with flatbreads

    Potato, pea & egg curry rotis

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.9 ratings

    Cook this low-calorie potato curry for a budget-friendly midweek family meal. Serve warm bowlfuls with rotis and yogurt on the side

  • Spaghetti puttanesca served in a pan

    Spaghetti puttanesca

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.90 ratings

    Cook up this classic sauce in one pan, then toss with spaghetti for a simple midweek meal. It's budget-friendly too, making it a great meal for the family

  • Spiced koftas with honey & chickpeas

    Spiced koftas with honey & chickpeas

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.16 ratings

    Spiced lamb koftas are a great budget option for a simple family meal. Serve with a drizzle of the creamy yogurt dressing, and baked chickpeas

  • 5-minute mocha pots

    5-minute mocha pots

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.7 ratings

    This dreamy dessert is ready in under 10 minutes. Use milk chocolate if you're feeding young children

  • Sausage & fennel risotto served in a pan

    Easy sausage & fennel risotto

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.11 ratings

    Warm up on chilly nights with this comforting risotto. It's a budget-friendly choice for feeding the family on busy weeknights

  • Peanut butter chicken

    Peanut butter chicken

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.294 ratings

    The whole family will love this new, budget chicken dish. Any leftovers freeze well and make a handy lunch

  • Sticky chicken drumsticks & sesame rice salad

    Sticky chicken drumsticks & sesame rice salad

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.12 ratings

    This recipe makes a wonderful dinner or lunch on the go. Make sure to chill the rice and chicken as soon as they're cool, then pack into containers

  • Chilli con carne jackets

    Chilli con carne jackets

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.9 ratings

    Turn your baked potato into a satisfying midweek meal with this simple-to-make pork and chipotle chilli filling

  • Masala frittata with avocado salsa

    Masala frittata with avocado salsa

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.41 ratings

    A spicy twist on a simple frittata recipe, with Masala paste, coriander and plump cherry tomatoes. Pair it with our avocado salsa for a light and budget-friendly supper

  • Pistachio lamb koftas with apricot relish

    Pistachio lamb koftas with apricot relish

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.13 ratings

    These budget-friendly, Middle Eastern-inspired lamb meatballs make a simple yet tasty supper, served with fruity chutney and crisp wholemeal pittas

  • Jumbo sausage roll with salsa beans

    Jumbo sausage roll with salsa beans

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.18 ratings

    This giant sausage roll and spicy homemade baked beans are easy to make and perfect for sharing - great for students on a budget

  • Frying pan pizza bianco with mushrooms & egg

    Frying pan pizza bianco with mushrooms & egg

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.10 ratings

    This easy homemade pizza dough can be pan-fried and finished off under the grill - top with cream cheese, rosemary and an egg

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