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Easy chicken & chickpea tagine

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Making a mouthwatering Moroccan-inspired meal doesn't have to be difficult - this no-fuss one-pot dinner is full of flavour
1 hour and 25 minutes
Easy
Healthy

Super-green fish cakes

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Even picky kids will love the blended broccoli, peas and sweet potatoes in these nutrient-rich smoked mackerel fish cakes
50 minutes
Easy

Cauliflower, paneer & pea curry

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(3 ratings)
Ready in less than an hour, this easy, vegetarian curry recipe made with pan-fried Indian cheese and vegetables is also cheap to prepare
55 minutes
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian

Pea falafels with minty couscous salad

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(4 ratings)
Give falafel a makeover by using a mix of chickpeas and frozen peas, serve with couscous and a dollop of yogurt for a cheap but tasty meal
35 minutes
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian

Smoky beans on toast

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(0 ratings)
Forget shop-bought cans of baked beans, this homemade version is tastier and healthier, with an impressive 4 of your 5 a day
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian

Egg & rocket pizzas

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(5 ratings)
Use seeded tortillas as pizza bases for a quick and healthy lunch - crack an egg in the centre and bake to boost protein intake
30 minutes
Easy
Healthy

Porridge with blueberry compote

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(4 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 minutes
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian

Spicy chicken & avocado wraps

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(8 ratings)
Pan-fry lean chicken breast with lime, chilli and garlic, then pile onto seeded tortilla wraps. Cool before assembling if packing for lunch
13 minutes
Easy
Healthy

Fruit & nut breakfast bowl

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(3 ratings)
Top cheap and healthy porridge oats with chopped fresh oranges, Greek yogurt and a sprinkling of dried fruit, nuts and seeds
15 minutes
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian

Egg & tomato baps

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(3 ratings)
Fill wholewheat bread rolls with juicy tomatoes and a herby omelette for a filling yet cheap breakfast or brunch
10 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Green fritters

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(4 ratings)
A quick, easy and healthy breakfast that will keep you satisfied until lunch, with eggs and green vegetables such as broccoli and courgettes
30 minutes
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian

Red lentil & carrot soup

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(5 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
25 minutes
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian

Spicy avocado wraps

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Pan-fry vegetarian, chicken-style pieces with lime, chilli and garlic, then pile onto seeded tortilla wraps - cool before assembling if packing for lunch
13 minutes
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian

Pan-cooked feta with beetroot salsa & bean mash

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(4 ratings)
Whip up this budget vegetarian dinner in minutes - pile slices of light feta onto cannellini bean mash and top with tangy beetroot salsa
17 minutes
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian

Indian sweet potato & dhal pies

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(12 ratings)
Spiced red lentil dhal is topped with creamy sweet potato mash in these individual vegetarian pies - a cheap weeknight dinner option
40 minutes
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian

Pearl barley, parsnip & sage risotto

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Pearl barley makes a great alternative to rice in this vegetarian risotto recipe flavoured with sage, garlic and Parmesan
1 hour
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian

Creamy pasta with asparagus & peas

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(32 ratings)
Take five ingredients and whip up this simple green vegetable fusilli supper for two, plus hit 3 of your 5-a-day
17 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian
Healthy

Full English frittata with smoky beans

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(12 ratings)
This healthy baked omelette with classic fry up ingredients is versatile enough for brunch or supper
35 minutes
Easy

Chicken, edamame & ginger pilaf

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(32 ratings)
Make this healthy rice pot for a mid-week supper - crammed with fibre and vitamin C
27 minutes
Easy
Healthy

Black bean tostadas with avocado salsa

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(9 ratings)
For a quick veggie health-boost make this speedy supper using flavourful corn tortillas, which make a really nice change from flour tortillas
25 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Chicken, red pepper & almond traybake

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(36 ratings)
A tasty one-pan roast chicken supper with lemon, cumin, paprika, coriander and other North African flavours
55 minutes
Easy
Healthy

Pork, green bean & oyster stir-fry

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(24 ratings)
A rich Asian dish of noodles or rice that's ready in 20 minutes - a wholesome midweek family supper
20 minutes
Easy

Thai prawn fried rice

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(24 ratings)
This delicious Asian supper is faster, healthier and cheaper than a takeaway - ready in a super-quick 20 minutes
20 minutes
Easy

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