Chicken tikka masala with salad on a plate

Freezable recipes

47 Recipes

Get ahead in a busy week by making a batch of your favourite meal then freezing for another day. Try it with our recipes for pies, curries, stews and soups.

Chicken tikka masala


(199 ratings)

This takeaway favourite is freezer-friendly and quick to reheat, giving you the chance to get ahead and save money
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy

Slow cooker meatballs


(5 ratings)

Try these slow cooker meatballs for a tasty family meal. Turkey mince makes lighter meatballs which kids love. They also freeze well so you can batch cook
  • 6 hours
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Moroccan sausage stew


(16 ratings)

Ras el hanout is a fragrant North African spice. It works perfectly with pork sausages in a tomato casserole sauce with dates and onions
  • 17 mins
  • Easy

For-the-freezer ratatouille


(6 ratings)

Make a batch of our healthy veg mix, then serve three ways- with feta, as pictured, with jacket potatoes, or in stuffed peppers
  • 2 hours and 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Chicken & broccoli potato-topped pie


(3 ratings)

Cook this low-calorie chicken pie using a base recipe that you can prepare ahead of time and freeze. It makes an easy, tasty and nutritious family meal
  • 2 hours
  • Easy

From-the-freezer Yorkies


(0 ratings)

You can't have a roast dinner without Yorkshire puddings! These fluffy, crispy beauties can be made ahead and frozen
  • 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

Classic lasagne


(145 ratings)

Prepare this easy lasagne ahead of time and save in the freezer, uncooked, for when you need it during a busy week. Then just bake for an extra 45 mins
  • 2 hours
  • Easy

Freezer biscuits


(67 ratings)

Everyone needs a treat now and again, and these biscuits are packed with oats, which takes away some of the guilt
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Freeze-ahead roasties


(11 ratings)

Save precious time when planning a group meal by prepping and freezing your potatoes in advance
  • 1 hour and 35 mins
  • Easy

Yummy scrummy carrot cake recipe


(898 ratings)

Delight friends with an afternoon tea that includes this easy carrot cake. You can bake the cake, freeze it and just drizzle over the icing on the day
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • Easy

Cottage pie


(375 ratings)

This great-value family favourite freezes beautifully and is a guaranteed crowd-pleaser
  • 2 hours and 25 mins
  • Easy

No-fuss shepherd's pie


(274 ratings)

We've got some lovely twists on shepherd's pie on the site, but we were missing a definitive version of this classic family recipe - here it is!...
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • Easy

Banana & blueberry muffins


(204 ratings)

A low-fat muffin that tastes as good as it looks - they'll keep in an airtight container for up to 3 days, or freeze for up to a month
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Chicken & white bean stew


(133 ratings)

This flavoursome, low-fat casserole freezes really well, so why not make double and freeze half for next time
  • 1 hour and 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Beef & stout stew with carrots


(126 ratings)

Sweet, slow-cooked melty carrots and beautifully tender meat, this dish is comfort in a pot
  • 3 hours and 30 mins
  • Easy

5-a-day tagine


(150 ratings)

Get your day's vegetable quota all in one go. Great for feeding a group, or freeze portions...
  • 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Spaghetti & meatballs


(117 ratings)

Get everyone to help rolling meatballs and you'll soon have one supper on the table and another in the freezer...
  • 1 hour
  • Easy

Chicken enchiladas


(101 ratings)

Mildly spicy and satisfying, these easy enchiladas stuffed with refried beans, onion and red pepper will be popular with the whole family
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • Easy

Golden veggie shepherd’s pie


(83 ratings)

Make this comforting pie in bulk and freeze in separate servings, so you can defrost only what you need
  • 2 hours and 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian