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Christmas recovery recipes

41 Recipes
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Healthy pick-me-ups to beat the festive excess.

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  • Chicken tikka with spiced rice

    Chicken tikka with spiced rice

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.24 ratings

    Indian food needn't be a guilty pleasure - this healthy baked chicken with fragrant, fresh rice is nutritious and flavoursome

  • Pan-fried mackerel with orange salsa

    Pan-fried mackerel with orange salsa

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.5 ratings

    Mackerel is not only a sustainable fish, it's also rich in omega-3 and cooks in minutes - great with a citrus sauce

  • Roasted squash with pesto & mozzarella

    Roasted squash with pesto & mozzarella

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.12 ratings

    Bake squash with peppers and onions then serve in a salad with basil sauce and creamy cheese - full of goodness and low calorie too

  • Chicken, kale & sprout stir-fry

    Chicken, kale & sprout stir-fry

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.6 ratings

    Brussels sprouts aren't just for Christmas- add them to a healthy noodle pot for extra nutrition and crunch

  • moroccan roasted vegetable soup

    Moroccan roasted vegetable soup

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.40 ratings

    Roasted roots are perfect for making soup- we used parsnips, butternut squash and carrots, flavoured with ras el hanout spice mix

  • Mustardy beetroot & lentil salad

    Mustardy beetroot & lentil salad

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.8 ratings

    A rustic, healthy accompaniment to serve alongside main courses like sausages, roast chicken or lamb

  • For-the-freezer ratatouille

    For-the-freezer ratatouille

    A star rating of 4.1 out of 5.10 ratings

    Make a batch of our healthy veg mix, then serve three ways- with feta, as pictured, with jacket potatoes, or in stuffed peppers

  • Baked potatoes with spicy dhal

    Baked potatoes with spicy dhal

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.25 ratings

    Cook red lentils with cumin, mustard seeds and turmeric and serve with a fluffy jacket potato and chutney

  • Indian bean, broccoli & carrot salad

    Indian bean, broccoli & carrot salad

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.9 ratings

    Stock up on your super-greens with this vibrant, healthy lunch dish with cucumber raita, mustard seeds and lots of veggie goodness

  • Kale pesto

    Kale pesto

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.38 ratings

    This leafy green cabbage-like vegetable is a genuine superfood - it's great whizzed up in place of basil in an Italian sauce

  • Masala chicken pie

    Masala chicken pie

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.39 ratings

    A Bombay potato-topped coconut curry bake that's healthy and low-fat. Snuggle up with some nutritious comfort food

  • Cauliflower & chestnut soup

    Cauliflower & chestnut soup

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.10 ratings

    This creamy, vegetarian soup, from Becky Lovatt, is a great way to use up leftover chestnuts, or use freshly roasted chestnuts for a more intense flavour

  • Butternut squash salad

    Butternut squash salad

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.30 ratings

    Get a whopping 4 of your 5-a-day with this superhealthy salad, why not make extra for your lunchbox too

  • Banana, clementine & mango smoothie

    Banana, clementine & mango smoothie

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.3 ratings

    Kick-start your day with this deliciously refreshing drink, made with fresh fruit and yogurt. It's rich in vitamin C and counts as one of your 5-a-day

  • Moroccan turkey salad

    Moroccan turkey salad

    A star rating of 3 out of 5.3 ratings

    Use up abundant roast meat in a healthy salad with aubergine, tomatoes, pomegranate and mint

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