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  • Cauliflower with tomato sauce and naan in a bowl

    Roasted cauliflower with tomato & cashew sauce

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.34 ratings

    For an easy veggie dinner, try this roasted cauliflower in a creamy tomato and cashew sauce. You can use peanut butter instead of cashew, if you like

  • Spicy ‘vedgeree’ served in a casserole dish

    Spicy ‘vedgeree’

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.10 ratings

    Try our veggie twist on kedgeree for a healthy supper. Like the traditional version, it's served with boiled eggs and has a lovely mild curry flavour

  • Two plates with beans and cheese on toast

    Turbo beans & cheese on toast

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.4 ratings

    Make an elevated version of beans on toast using your favourite beans, plus tomatoes, garlic and chilli – they're great topped with cheese

  • Masala frittata with avocado salsa

    Masala frittata with avocado salsa

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.48 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

  • 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

  • Greek loaded fries on a plate

    Greek loaded fries

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.9 ratings

    Bake some budget-friendly frozen fries and pile them high with a moreish Greek-inspired topping of feta, olives, tomatoes and cucumber. Great for sharing

  • Italian veggie cottage pie

    Italian veggie cottage pie

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.83 ratings

    An Italian twist on an English classic, with sundried tomato, spinach and aubergine, this veggie pie makes a super budget supper

  • Orzo tomato soup with pesto in bowl

    Tomato & pasta soup

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.68 ratings

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

  • Egg, chips and beans on plate with fork

    Posh egg, chips & beans

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Whip up a classic egg and chips with smoky beans for an easy dinner or weekend brunch. This version is healthy, high in fibre and low-calorie too

  • Red lentil & carrot soup in a bowl

    Red lentil & carrot soup

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.109 ratings

    This warming and budget-friendly vegetarian soup is perfect packed in a flask for lunch. It's also easy to double the quantities and freeze half for later

  • Beetroot & feta pasta served in 2 bowls

    Beetroot & feta pasta

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.12 ratings

    Bring colour to your dinner table with our creamy beetroot and feta pasta. Packed with nutrients, it's a satisfying veggie lunch or supper for the family

  • Chole with cumin rice and raita served with rice

    Chole with cumin rice & raita

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.15 ratings

    Make a chickpea curry served with raita for a brilliant budget-friendly family meal. As well as being quick and easy, it's healthy too

  • Vegetable curry for a crowd

    Easy vegetable curry

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.140 ratings

    This simple vegetable curry is budget-friendly and great for feeding a crowd, served with naan and rice. You can freeze batches for future midweek meals.

  • A serving of chipotle chickpeas with aubergine & pitta

    Chipotle chickpeas with aubergine & pitta

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.5 ratings

    Give chickpeas and aubergine a spicy kick with chipotle. Serve on top of pittas with tahini and crème fraîche and finish with lime wedges and coriander

  • Spinach falafel & hummus bowl

    Spinach falafel & hummus bowl

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.10 ratings

    Make this easy vegan salad bowl, with homemade spinach falafels and hummus served alongside pitta and salad. It's packed with nutrients for a healthy supper

  • Carrot pilaf on a plate with coriander chutney alongside

    Carrot pilaf with coriander chutney

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.14 ratings

    Try this healthy pilaf filled for an easy midweek meal. With cashew nuts, veg and spices, it's not only tasty but budget-friendly too. Top with coriander chutney

  • Springtime minestrone

    Springtime minestrone

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.13 ratings

    This simple soup makes the most of Spring veg and will become a favourite standby for a quick lunch or supper

  • Miso mushroom & tofu noodle soup served in a bowl

    Miso mushroom & tofu noodle soup

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.8 ratings

    Rustle up this miso, mushroom and tofu noodle soup with just six simple ingredients. Healthy and low in calories, it makes a tasty light lunch or supper

  • Creamy pesto & kale pasta served in a bowl

    Creamy pesto & kale pasta

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.56 ratings

    Enjoy our creamy pesto and kale pasta as a tasty and nutritious supper. Make it with just a handful of ingredients and storecupboard staples

  • Sweet potato & spinach bake

    Sweet potato & spinach bake

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.117 ratings

    If you're after some substantial comfort food on a budget then this vegetarian bake is just the thing. Add lamb chops for the meat eaters

  • Mushroom, ricotta & rocket tart

    Mushroom, ricotta & rocket tart

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.27 ratings

    This puff pastry slice requires minimum fuss. Use Italian cheese as a simple base and top with garlic mushrooms and salad leaves

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