Chicken and chorizo ragu in a pot with spoon

Freezable family recipes

Get ahead in a busy week with family meals you can freeze. Just batch cook from our variety of tasty recipes then freeze the leftovers for another day.

23 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

This comforting dish of layered pasta sheets, meat and spinach is topped with gooey, melted cheese - freeze now for entertaining later

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
157 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

This flavoursome, low-fat chicken casserole is easy to make and freezes really well, so why not make double and freeze for speedy midweek meals

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Gluten-free
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2,223 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This great chilli recipe has to be one of the best dishes to serve to friends for a casual get-together. An easy sharing favourite that uses up storecupboard ingredients.

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
161 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Sweet, slow-cooked melty carrots and beautifully tender meat, this dish is comfort in a pot

3 hrs and 30 mins
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Batch cook these family-friendly burgers and freeze to use on busy weeknights. Sure to be a hit, they're also full of veg

40 mins
Easy
100 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Cook a batch of this delicious family favourite and you'll always have a satisfying meal to hand

1 hr and 50 mins
Easy
4 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

A classic chocolate-orange flavour in a rich and squidgy dessert that's low in sugar but no less tasty!

1 hr and 55 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
15 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

A low-and-slow cooking dish that works a treat when you don’t have time to watch a pot. Add this rich sauce and tender shredded beef to your favourite pasta

4 hrs and 20 mins
Easy
35 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

This easy and freezable chicken tagine is sure to be a family favourite. It's rich, full of depth of flavour and ideal for feeding a hungry crowd

1 hr and 40 mins
Easy
57 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Whip up a huge batch of bolognese that's fit to feed a hungry crowd, or freeze half for a speedy midweek meal

1 hr and 55 mins
Easy
Healthy
39 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Dish up a hearty bowl of comfort on a cold, wintry evening with this simple sausage stew that uses a tin of baked beans to make it even easier

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Try this stunning white chocolate dessert to finish off your Sunday roast - sprinkle with freeze-dried raspberry dust to make it extra special

1 hr and 30 mins
More effort
103 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Keep a few portions of this vegetarian classic in the freezer and you'll never be stuck for a satisfying supper

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
31 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

This satisfying evening meal can be made in advance: simply make up the pie and freeze until you are ready to bake it

2 hrs and 30 mins
More effort
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

You don't need an ice cream machine to make this easy frozen dessert, topped with freeze-dried strawberries and crushed biscuits

20 mins
Easy
105 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

A slow-cooked chicken casserole with Italian basil flavours that makes a perfect weekend one-pot

3 hrs and 10 mins
Easy
128 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

A one-pot hearty stew to share with friends and family - you can make ahead and freeze it if you prefer

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
55 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Kids will love this green vegetable blend with chunks of breaded fish fingers

20 mins
Easy
104 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

This alternative pasta bake is great for making in batches- assemble the layers of mascapone, chicken, basil and butternut then freeze or bake

1 hr and 25 mins
Easy
129 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This vegetarian curry is great for feeding a group of mates on a budget, or make a batch to freeze.

1 hr
Easy
Vegetarian
19 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This irresistible cheesecake is the perfect indulgence for peanut butter fans - freeze for up to two months and serve as a show-stopping dinner party dessert

35 mins
Easy
115 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Warm up your week with this good-for-you vegetable soup that's easy to freeze ahead

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
91 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Once you've cracked this technique for silky smooth vanilla custard, you'll never go back to tinned

25 mins
Easy
13 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Freeze single portions of sirloin steak and chips so you have a home-cooked meal within minutes of getting home

35 mins
Easy
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