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Keep it easy with these simple but delicious recipes. From make-ahead lunches and midweek meals to fuss-free sides and moreish cakes, we've got everything you need.

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  • Easy chicken tagine

    Easy chicken tagine

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.166 ratings

    Simple one-pots are perfect for the busy cook. This chicken tagine is great eaten with cous cous for something a bit more filling

  • Cheat's chicken kiev

    Easy chicken kiev

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.65 ratings

    Homemade chicken kievs don't have to mean hours in the kitchen. Just add spuds and salad before serving

  • Ultimate chorizo ciabatta

    Ultimate chorizo ciabatta

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.17 ratings

    Crusty ciabatta, spicy chorizo, a generous dollop of pesto and sweet roasted peppers make a moreish combination. Serve warm for a quick supper you'll really enjoy

  • Easy vegan burger on a plate with sauce dripping down the side

    Easy vegan burgers

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.16 ratings

    Make vegan burgers with polenta and spice with cumin, chilli and coriander. Cook in the oven or on the barbecue and serve with a plant-based salsa

  • Easy chocolate biscuits

    Easy chocolate biscuits

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.137 ratings

    Try this basic recipe for fail-safe biscuits every time. Make a batch of chocolate chip cookies, or adapt it to include nuts, fruit or your favourite sweets

  • Easy sweet & sour chicken

    Easy sweet & sour chicken

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.280 ratings

    Ditch the takeaway and make our simple sweet and sour chicken recipe. This speedy Chinese-style rice dish is ready in under 30 minutes and packed with zingy flavours

  • Easy chocolate cupcakes

    Easy chocolate cupcakes

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.59 ratings

    These light cakes are perfect for freezing – they just need a quick blast in the microwave to bring them back to life

  • Asian prawn & quinoa salad

    Easy prawn & quinoa salad

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.21 ratings

    This fresh salad is 3 of your 5-a-day. With zingy lime and a hit of chilli heat, it's also a great introduction to quinoa if you haven't tried it before

  • Banana muffins served on a wire tray

    Easy banana muffins

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.167 ratings

    Make these moreish banana muffins for an easy breakfast or a snack on the go. They're also great for lunchboxes and will prove popular with the whole family.

  • Easy white bread loaf sliced with butter

    Easy white bread

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.493 ratings

    A great recipe for an electric breadmaker – or do it the traditional way

  • Easy cheesy frittata

    Easy cheesy frittata

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.21 ratings

    This simple lunch dish is a great way of getting children aged 5-9 involved in the kitchen

  • Easy lentil curry in pot with serving spoon

    Easy lentil curry

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.99 ratings

    Our fast, cheap and healthy vegetarian lentil curry, is comforting and full of flavour. It's also low in fat and freezable for speedy midweek meals.

  • Bread roll and butter

    Easy bread rolls

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.124 ratings

    Bake these simple white bread rolls for sandwiches, burger buns or to dunk in soup. Using only a handful of ingredients, bread-making has never been so easy

  • Metal jug and bowl filled with green vegetable soup, next to wooden spoon

    Easy green vegetable soup

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.11 ratings

    Cook a bowlful of goodness inspired by the most famous soup connoisseur in the galaxy, the Soup Dragon, from the hit children's show Clangers

  • Chicken stir-fry in 4 easy steps

    Chicken stir-fry in 4 easy steps

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.43 ratings

    Asian cooking can be light, healthy and so quick that you’ll think twice before ever ordering a takeaway again!

  • Easy veggie biryani

    Easy veggie biryani

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.61 ratings

    This tasty Indian-inspired dish is faster than a takeaway

  • Easy strawberry ice cream

    Easy strawberry ice cream

    A star rating of 4.1 out of 5.10 ratings

    Children aged 3-6 can enjoy getting stuck in to making and eating this summery treat. Add your own toppings for extra fun

  • Easy gooseberry cobbler

    Easy gooseberry cobbler

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.8 ratings

    This low-fat and satisfying cobbler is the perfect way to end a roast lunch with friends in summer

  • Easy tomato pizzas

    Easy tomato pizzas

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.25 ratings

    These colourful, flavour-packed pizzas are low-fat and delicious too

  • Easy falafels

    Easy healthy falafels

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.15 ratings

    Pair John Torode's easy falafels with soft flatbreads, well-spiced humous and crunchy pickles for a magnificent meze of a lunch, or a shareable starter

  • Vegan chocolate and avocado cake on cake stand

    Easy vegan chocolate cake

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.121 ratings

    This indulgent, fudgy vegan cake is topped with a rich frosting – you'd never guess that it's gluten-free and made without dairy, eggs, wheat or nuts

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