Chicken, hummus and vegetables in a bowl

Cheap and healthy recipes

Being healthy on a budget doesn't have to be hard. Try our easy recipes that are low in price but rich in nutritious ingredients and great flavour.

75 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

A low-fat, superhealthy shepherd's pie that can be popped in the freezer or enjoyed on the day

1 hr and 5 mins
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Healthy
71 ratings 3.6 out of 5 star rating

Lighter than pasta and packed with protein - these meatballs make for a satisfying and superhealthy supper

30 mins
Easy
Healthy
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142 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

High in fibre, low in fat and counting as 2 of your 5-a-day, this tasty veggie burger delivers on every level

25 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
29 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Spice up supper with this superhealthy recipe that's high in fibre, packed with iron and counts as 4 of your 5-a-day - it's cheap too!

35 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
57 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

High in fibre, a good source of iron, vitamin C and it counts as 3 of your 5-a-day - what's not to love about this superhealthy salad?

40 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
344 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

For an easy, warming family casserole on a budget, this one-pot ticks all the boxes

45 mins
Easy
Healthy
150 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

One that dads will love! This any-time meal is perfect with a helping of baked beans

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
281 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Instead of calling the Indian takeaway, make your own easy chicken jalfrezi. This curry is also healthy with two of your 5-a-day and a dose of vitamin C

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
Healthy
Gluten-free
169 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Protein-packed quinoa makes this midweek meal a superhealthy option

35 mins
Easy
Healthy
18 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Lentils make a low-fat addition to these minced pork patties for a healthier family favourite - still full of herby, garlicky flavour

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Healthy
156 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This warming vegetarian chilli is a low-fat, healthy option that packs in the veggies and flavour. Serve with Tabasco sauce, soured cream or yogurt

1 hr and 45 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
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