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The best healthy bean dishes to try, including nutritious recipes to use up kidney beans, butter beans, black beans, cannellini beans and more.

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  • Kidney bean curry

    Kidney bean curry

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.208 ratings

    A rescue recipe for when there's nothing in the fridge, or when you fancy something cheap, delicious and filling

  • Chicken & white bean stew in bowl with spoon

    Easy chicken casserole

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.158 ratings

    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

  • Mixed-bean chilli with wedges

    Mixed-bean chilli with wedges

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.139 ratings

    A warming bowl of meat-free comfort food. Make extra for the freezer

  • Spicy chicken & bean stew

    Spicy chicken & bean stew

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.64 ratings

    This hearty, satisfying one-pot is low fat and easy on the washing up

  • Vegetable & bean chilli

    Vegetable & bean chilli

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.59 ratings

    This healthy veggie chilli makes for a quick and satisfying supper, crammed with pulses and colourful fresh vegetables

  • Mexican bean soup with guacamole

    Mexican bean soup with guacamole

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.114 ratings

    This warming, spiced vegetarian soup packs in goodness and is filling too. The quick-to-assemble guacamole topping tastes as good as it looks

  • Butter bean & tomato salad

    Butter bean & tomato salad

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.39 ratings

    This quick and easy vegan French salad combines delicious flavours - perfect summer dish

  • Smoky beans on toast

    Smoky beans on toast

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.35 ratings

    Forget shop-bought cans of baked beans. This homemade version is tastier and healthier, with an impressive four of your 5-a-day

  • Spicy chilli bean soup

    Spicy chilli bean soup

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.43 ratings

    There's minimal prep time to make this hearty vegetarian stew, which works just as well as an easy dinner or packed in a flask for lunch

  • Italian butter beans

    Italian butter beans

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.16 ratings

    This healthy side dish gives Mediterranean flavour to grilled chicken or chops

  • Bean & pesto mash

    Bean & pesto mash

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.9 ratings

    Substitute potatoes with pulses for a healthy alternative mash with a chunky texture

  • Smoky beans with basil & bacon

    Smoky beans with basil & bacon

    A star rating of 3.5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Whip up a super healthy alternative to beans on toast in 10 minutes flat. This dish is high in fibre too

  • Easy BBQ beans

    Easy BBQ beans

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.5 ratings

    Quick, simple and packed with goodness, make these smoky barbecue beans in less than 30 minutes and serve as part of a pick-and-mix Mexican-style supper.

  • Simple mashed black beans

    Simple mashed black beans

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Fibre packed refried beans are easy to make yourself and are fantastic fajita fillers

  • Mexican beans & avocado on toast

    Black beans & avocado on toast

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.28 ratings

    A vibrant Mexican-style breakfast with fresh avocado and black beans. Give yourself a healthy start with our easy vegan beans on toast with a twist

  • Creamy leek & bean soup

    Creamy leek & bean soup

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.16 ratings

    This healthy, low-fat soup is based on the classic leek and potato, but cannellini beans replace the potatoes – as they contribute to your 5-a-day

  • Avocado & black bean eggs in a bowl

    Avocado & black bean eggs

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.43 ratings

    Set yourself up for the day with this healthy veggie breakfast with eggs, avocado and black beans. It takes just 10 minutes to throw together and makes a great lunch, too

  • Giant butter bean stew

    Giant butter bean stew

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.23 ratings

    This authentic vegetarian casserole makes a delicious first course, or serve alongside slow-cooked lamb as part of a Greek Easter feast

  • Storecupboard tuna bean salad

    Storecupboard tuna bean salad

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.12 ratings

    Use up some of those storecupboard leftovers in this delicious salad

  • A plate serving slow cooker breakfast beans

    Slow cooker breakfast beans

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.9 ratings

    Enjoy this slow-cooked alternative to canned baked beans for breakfast or brunch, served on toast or with eggs. They're a good source of protein

  • Bean & barley soup

    Bean & barley soup

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.16 ratings

    Low-fat, vegetarian and super-healthy, this filling one-pot lunch or dinner is packed with chickpeas, butter beans and pearl barley

  • Mexican pulled chicken & beans

    Mexican pulled chicken & beans

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.15 ratings

    This budget-busting sharing platter of slow-cooked chipotle chicken is perfect for feeding a crowd - and won't break a student budget, either

  • Three bean spring minestrone served in a bowl

    Three bean spring minestrone

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.5 ratings

    Enjoy this three bean minestrone soup as a healthy lunch or supper. Full of protein, it will keep you going through the day and contains 3 of your 5-a-day

  • Saucy bean baked eggs in a pan

    Saucy bean baked eggs

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.14 ratings

    Make these five-ingredient baked eggs with tomatoes and beans using storecupboard staples. It's a quick, easy, tasty and healthy dish

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