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Easy dinner recipes

Save yourself stress in the kitchen with our easy dinner recipes, from filling pasta bakes to warming curries and simple traybakes the family will love. 

11 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Enjoy a comforting bowl of gnocchi with parmesan and black pepper. It's simple but utterly delicious – and the best part is, it only takes seven minutes to make

7 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
64 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Enjoy a comforting bowl of risotto with tomato and mascarpone. It's perfect for a Valentine's menu, or a special midweek meal

40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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41 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Try our spaghetti dinner for two, with king prawns and harissa dressing. It only takes 20 minutes to make and is healthy too – great for a midweek meal.

20 mins
Easy
Healthy
44 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Cook this recipe inspired by saag paneer in just 30 minutes. It's a flavourful veggie curry that's heady with fresh ginger and cardamom. Serve with rice or naan breads

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
125 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Use a can of mixed beans to make this tomato-based veggie stew with halloumi. Make it in just 25 minutes for a quick and easy midweek supper

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
51 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Enjoy sausages and kale with a cheesy mash topping made with leeks and mustard. You can freeze this pie for busy weeknights when you need to feed a crowd

45 mins
Easy
30 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

Transform toad-in-the-hole with melting mustardy cheddar and broccoli. Serve with steamed greens and this delicious homemade gravy

50 mins
Easy
33 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Try this creamy one-pan Thai green salmon when you're next entertaining. The fresh flavours are enhanced with the sweet roasted shallots and potatoes

1 hr
Easy
59 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Enjoy comfort food at its best with this chicken cacciatore. The orzo soaks up the flavours of the chicken and tomatoes to make an unctuous pasta bake

1 hr
Easy
Healthy
19 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Add chunks of fresh pineapple to fried rice to transform it into something special. Serve on its own for a family dinner, or as part of a Chinese banquet

20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
42 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Cater for the whole family with our Singapore noodles. They're healthy and vegan, making an ideal accompaniment to a Chinese meal or just on their own

30 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
86 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Cook this creamy, comforting stew to serve with our smashed mini jacket potatoes. This warming one-pot with chicken, peas and leeks is perfect for a special family meal

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
14 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Try a vegan version of meatballs, made with mushrooms, oats and black beans and topped with a delicious tomato sauce. Serve with spaghetti or polenta

1 hr and 25 mins
Easy
Vegan
62 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Cook up this classic sauce in one pan, then toss with spaghetti for a simple midweek meal. It's budget-friendly too, making it a great meal for the family 

35 mins
Easy
21 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Make this easy Asian-inspired dish in just 30 minutes. It's healthy and low in calories but big on flavour, making it perfect for a speedy family supper

30 mins
Easy
Healthy
21 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Enjoy the spicy, rich flavours of tikka masala with this family-friendly lighter version that's both healthy and gluten-free. It's a guaranteed crowd-pleaser

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Healthy
Gluten-free
38 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Throw together chicken thighs, cannellini beans and crème fraîche with a few other ingredients for this easy traybake. You can easily double it up and freeze the leftovers

55 mins
Easy
179 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Feed the family this comforting, budget-friendly sausage ragu with pasta. You can freeze the leftovers for another time and it tastes just as good

50 mins
Easy
27 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Serve this chilli chicken with our tomato salsa, tortilla chips, guacamole and coriander for an easy midweek meal

55 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
59 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Double the amounts for this one-pot black bean chilli, then freeze the leftovers for busy days. It tastes just as great reheated as it does freshly cooked

40 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
31 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Struggle to find dishes to cook that take very little time but the whole family will love? Look no further than these chicken and halloumi burgers

15 mins
Easy
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Load soft tortillas with chargrilled veg, beans, tomato salsa and smashed avocado for an easy supper. No cooking is required so they're ideal for summer 

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
14 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

These summery veggie tacos are filled with a charred, smoky aubergine and black bean ragu, topped with creamy feta and crunchy pink pickled onions. They also contain four of your 5-a-day – bonus!

1 hr
Easy
Vegetarian
7 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Get all the goodness of omega-3 with easy baked salmon for lunch or supper. It's super versatile and makes a great partner for salads, veggies and pasta 

20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Gluten-free
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