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Fish stew with roast garlic & saffron

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Fish stew with roast garlic & saffron

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(2 ratings)
Try this simpler, lighter version of bouillabaisse, a classic fish soup - serve with toasted slices of baguette to mop up the tomato based sauce
2 hours and 45 minutes
Moderately easy
Healthy

Lighter Cassoulet

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(1 ratings)
This traditionally rich, slow-cooked, French casserole is made healthier with lean gammon steak and pork shoulder for a hearty, warming meal
5 hours
Easy
Healthy

Butternut soup with crispy sage & apple croutons

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(2 ratings)
The apple and sage contrast beautifully with naturally sweet butternut squash in this low-fat, gluten-free festive dinner party starter
50 minutes
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian

Whole stuffed roast fish with fennel

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(1 ratings)
This roast fish dish was inspired by Sicily, where the aromatic spices and dried fruit of Arabian cuisine meet with the fresh fish and veg of the Med
1 hour and 5 minutes
Easy
Healthy

Avocado panzanella

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(4 ratings)
With just 20 minutes preparation and no cooking time you'll be able to whip up this colourful avocado and bread salad in no time
20 minutes
Easy
Healthy

Lighter South Indian fish curry

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(1 ratings)
Use reduced-fat coconut milk and white fish fillets to make a low-fat, low-calorie curry that's still luxuriously creamy
40 minutes
Easy
Healthy

Simple fish stew

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(1 ratings)
This quick and healthy one-pot is packed with white fish fillets, king prawns, a rich tomato sauce and enough veg for 3 of your 5 a day
35 minutes
Easy
Healthy

Wild garlic & nettle soup

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Forage for some fresh spring greens and simmer with finely diced vegetables to make this vibrant, healthy, low-fat green soup
50 minutes
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian

Radish, lentil & mint salad

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(0 ratings)
A combination of sweet, sour and nutty ingredients enhance the different varieties of beautiful radish in this recipe
45 minutes
Easy
Healthy

Pea & mint soup

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(44 ratings)
A superhealthy starter or snack that's great hot or cold
30 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian
Healthy

Thai squash & pineapple curry

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(72 ratings)
Try this curry with a touch of Thai flavours, ready in 30 minutes
40 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian
Healthy

Lighter Chicken cacciatore

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(4 ratings)
The classic Italian 'hunter's stew' gets a healthy makeover, with low-fat chicken breasts, prosciutto and a rich herby tomato sauce
1 hour and 5 minutes
Easy
Healthy

Tagliatelle with vegetable ragu

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(22 ratings)
This healthy veggie bolognese-style sauce is great served with pasta and crams in 3 of your 5-a-day
50 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Spicy root & lentil casserole

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(490 ratings)
The potatoes in this recipe take on the spicy flavours beautifully - our idea of the perfect veggie supper
45 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian
Healthy

Spiced black bean & chicken soup with kale

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(11 ratings)
Use up leftover roast or ready-cooked chicken in this healthy and warming South-American style soup, spiced up with cumin and chilli
25 minutes
Easy
Healthy

Thai red duck with sticky pineapple rice

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Marinate duck breasts with red curry paste and lime, then serve with coconut rice, peas and beansprouts for a healthy weeknight dinner
35 minutes
Easy
Healthy

Fish pie with swede & potato topping

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(86 ratings)
Making fish pie can be a palaver - not this one! Reassuringly simple, and ready in just over an hour
1 hour and 15 minutes
Easy
Healthy

Kale & apple soup with walnuts

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(2 ratings)
Make the most of seasonal kale and give this soup added depth with sweet apple and a crunchy walnut topping - perfect as a healthy lunch
35 minutes
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian

The ultimate makeover: Chicken pie

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(65 ratings)
Angela Nilsen reinvents a classic recipe to make chicken pie a healthy choice for you
1 hour and 15 minutes
Easy
Healthy

Teriyaki steak with fennel slaw

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(3 ratings)
This flavoursome Asian-style dish is low in fat and easy to make
20 minutes
Easy
Healthy

The ultimate makeover: Potato dauphinoise

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(19 ratings)
Crème fraîche, stock and semi-skimmed milk replace traditional ingredients to make this the healthiest dauphinoise yet
2 hours
Easy
Vegetarian

Minted green bean salad

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(9 ratings)
Just 5 ingredients in this summery vegan salad - you can make it a day in advance too
35 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian
Healthy

Mediterranean fish gratins

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(3 ratings)
These individual portions of fish in tomato sauce, topped with herby breadcrumbs, freeze beautifully - perfect for no-fuss entertaining
1 hour and 20 minutes
Easy
Healthy

Lighter Sweet & sour pork

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(3 ratings)
This Chinese takeaway family favourite can be made much healthier - lower the sugar, fat and salt levels with this easy recipe
45 minutes
Easy
Healthy

Prawn jalfrezi

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(13 ratings)
Satisfy a curry craving the healthy way with this Indian prawn dish - blitz the onions and spices into an authentic, thick, yet low-fat sauce
32 minutes
Easy
Healthy

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