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  • Chicken chow mein in a wok

    Chicken chow mein

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.10 ratings

    This Taiwanese-style chow mein uses a combination of stir-frying and steaming, so there's less oil involved. Pork would also work well instead of chicken

  • Meatballs in tomato, cardamom & lime sauce served in a large casserole dish

    Meatballs in tomato, cardamom & lime sauce

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Enjoy these rich meatballs for a weeknight dinner or part of a larger spread. The meatballs are complemented by zingy lime and cardamom flavours

  • One serving of air fryer crispy chilli beef

    Air fryer crispy chilli beef

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.20 ratings

    Use your air fryer to whip up crispy chilli beef for dinner. It takes just 30 minutes to make – perfect for a crowdpleasing midweek meal

  • Baked feta & tomato pasta in a serving dish

    Baked feta & tomato pasta

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Try a new family favourite with this recipe for baked pasta, feta, olives and tomatoes. It's an easy meal that kids will enjoying learning to cook themselves

  • Campfire stew with jacket potatoes

    Campfire stew

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.9 ratings

    Enjoy this easy stew made with gammon and plenty of veg – it’s full of goodness, delivering four of your five-a-day, and can also be cooked in a slow cooker

  • Cowboy pie in a baking dish

    Cowboy pie

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.14 ratings

    What says comfort food better than sausages and baked beans in a pie topped with cheesy, buttery mashed potato? This is a guaranteed family favourite

  • Sesame lemon chicken in bowl with noodles

    Crispy sesame lemon chicken

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.25 ratings

    Make our crispy sesame lemon chicken for a quick, easy and flavour-packed family dinner. Scatter with spring onions and serve with your favourite sides.

  • A shared bowl of one-pot five-spice rice

    One-pot five-spice rice

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.3 ratings

    Start with ½ tsp of five-spice in this spiced rice as it’s quite a strong flavour, but you may want to add more. It makes a filling and healthy veggie main

  • A serving of halloumi pasta

    Halloumi pasta

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.7 ratings

    Add the punchy flavours of halloumi to pasta along with olives, courgette and tomato. Halloumi has more salt than cheddar, so a little goes a long way

  • A slow cooker and two bowls of coq au vin, served with mash

    Slow cooker coq au vin

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Use budget-friendly chicken thighs in this delicious slow cooker coq au vin – they make the best cut for slow cooking. Enjoy with mash or tagliatelle

  • A serving of pork chop with creamy leeks

    Pork chop with creamy leeks

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.2 ratings

    Make Miguel Barcley's pork chops with creamy leeks and polenta chips. It makes a great family meal for a special celebration such as Father's Day

  • One serving of big-batch lamb stew

    Big-batch lamb stew

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    For the best texture, use diced boned lamb shoulder or neck fillet in this crowd-pleasing stew for eight. You can freeze any leftovers for up to three months

  • Chicken nuggets with dipping sauce

    Chicken nuggets

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.5 ratings

    Pan-fry or oven cook these homemade chicken nuggets. They're sure to be a crowdpleaser with the whole family, and take just half an hour to make.

  • A selection of coffee, caramel & tahini cupcakes

    Coffee, caramel & tahini cupcakes

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Fill cupcakes with sweet caramel and top with a buttercream that’s been given a savoury edge with brown butter and tahini. They’ll be the star of any party

  • Turkey chilli divided between two bowls with guacamole alongside

    Turkey chilli

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Achieve all five of your five-a-day with this turkey chilli. Full of healthy ingredients and gut-friendly spices, you can’t go wrong with a bowl for dinner

  • Charred spicy salsa in a bowl

    Charred spicy salsa

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Make this delicious and easy salsa recipe that goes with everything. It's a perfect accompaniment to tacos or alongside some tortilla chips

  • Peach tarte tatin with a slice cut away

    Peach tarte tatin

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    This pudding makes it look like you’ve spent a summer in France learning the arts of the pâtissier, but it’s simply shop-bought puff pastry and peaches

  • One smash burger on a board

    Smash burgers

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.13 ratings

    The new method of ‘smashing’ burgers creates the ultimate meaty crust. Serve in a burger bun with lettuce, gherkin, tomatoes and your favourite sauces

  • Spiced paneer dhal in a casserole dish

    Spiced paneer dhal

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.8 ratings

    Omit the chilli if you prefer less heat, or if you’re making this spiced paneer dhal for kids. This is a balanced and flavourful midweek meal for the family

  • Courgette fries with parmesan

    Courgette fries

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Ditch the potatoes and try these moreish courgette fries as a snack or side dish. Scatter with parmesan before serving

  • Healthy lasagne in a baking dish with a piece taken

    Healthy lasagne

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.13 ratings

    Enjoy our lighter version of the family classic – lasagne. It has bags of flavour, but comes in at under 500 calories a portion, as well as packing in four of your five-a-day

  • Soy caramel-glazed pork ribs

    Soy caramel-glazed pork ribs

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Marinate ribs in a sweet and salty soy caramel to give them a sticky richness. You can marinate the ribs for up to 24 hours to give them even more flavour

  • Garlic chicken in pan with green beans and rice alongside

    One-pot garlic chicken

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.54 ratings

    Save on the washing-up with this easy one-pot garlic chicken. Creamy and comforting, you can adjust the amount of garlic to suit your own tastes.

  • Spaghetti with tomatoes & walnuts in a bowl

    Spaghetti with tomatoes & walnuts

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.5 ratings

    Serve up a bowl of spaghetti with aubergine, tomatoes, capers and walnuts for a fibre-rich, healthy and filling lunch that's part of our Healthy Diet Plan