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Budget healthy recipes

40 Recipes

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

For seven days of family-focussed budget meals try our budget family meal plan or explore budget vegetarian recipesbudget vegan recipes and student recipes

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  • Turkey & spring onion wraps

    Turkey & spring onion wraps

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.13 ratings

    Give yourself a low-fat treat with these super-quick sandwich tortillas - a fab way of using up leftover turkey

  • Pasta with tomato & hidden veg sauce

    Pasta with tomato & hidden veg sauce

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.99 ratings

    Get your family to eat more veg with this superhealthy pasta sauce recipe which counts as 5 of your 5-a-day. The sauce is freezable too

  • Winter vegetable pie

    Winter vegetable pie

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.55 ratings

    One portion of this delicious vegetarian shepherd's pie contains all 5 of your recommended 5-a-day intake

  • Sweet potato & chicken curry

    Sweet potato & chicken curry

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.207 ratings

    Chicken thighs are good value and tasty, just right for this healthy, versatile curry

  • Chickpea & coriander burgers

    Chickpea & coriander burgers

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.170 ratings

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

  • Healthy egg & chips

    Healthy egg & chips

    A star rating of 4.1 out of 5.155 ratings

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

  • Hot pasta salad

    Hot pasta salad

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.6 ratings

    This a good source of vitamin C and packed full of veg. Take some to work

  • Sardine pasta with crunchy parsley crumbs

    Sardine pasta with crunchy parsley crumbs

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.23 ratings

    An affordable way to include oily fish in your diet. Canned sardines are a great source of omega 3 and add oomph to this simple, family pasta dish

  • Dhal with garam masala carrots served in a bowl

    Dhal with garam masala carrots

    A star rating of 3.1 out of 5.10 ratings

    If you're looking for a budget vegetarian meal for one, look no further than this delicious dhal topped with spicy carrots. It's healthy and low-calorie too

  • Microwave shakshuka served on a tray

    Microwave shakshuka

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.7 ratings

    Whip up shakshuka, a Middle Eastern favourite, in just 10 minutes. Perfect for brunch, lunch or supper, it's healthy and a great option for a budget meal

  • Curry in pot on table with rice in bowl and lime wedges

    One-pot coconut fish curry

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.29 ratings

    Cook our easy one-pot curry in just half an hour, with only 5 mins prep. Serve with rice and yogurt, it's ideal for feeding the family quickly, on a budget. Or serve with cauliflower rice for a keto-friendly dinner.

  • Turkey burgers

    Easy turkey burgers

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.62 ratings

    These easy, healthy turkey burgers are perfect for feeding the whole family, kids included. Our tasty burgers are great for summer entertaining

  • Chicken & new potato traybake

    Chicken & new potato traybake

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.43 ratings

    Pop chicken thighs and potatoes in one pot and roast with olives, lemon, garlic and bay leaves for a lazy weekend lunch or dinner

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