Fish stew with roast garlic & saffron

Healthy dinner party recipes

Guilt-free options for the conscientious host.

5 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

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 hrs and 45 mins
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6 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

This traditionally rich, slow-cooked, French casserole is made healthier with lean gammon steak and pork shoulder for a hearty, warming meal

5 hrs
Easy
Healthy
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6 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

The apple and sage contrast beautifully with naturally sweet butternut squash in this low-fat, gluten-free festive dinner party starter

50 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

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 hr and 5 mins
Easy
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22 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

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 mins
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Vegan
10 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Use reduced-fat coconut milk and white fish fillets to make a low-fat, low-calorie curry that's still luxuriously creamy

40 mins
Easy
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Gluten-free
74 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

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 mins
Easy
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4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

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

50 mins
Easy
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Vegetarian
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

A combination of sweet, sour and nutty ingredients enhance the different varieties of beautiful radish in this recipe

45 mins
Easy
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Gluten-free
78 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

A superhealthy starter or snack that's great hot or cold

30 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
138 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Try this curry with a touch of Thai flavours, ready in 30 minutes

40 mins
Easy
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Vegetarian
77 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

The classic Italian 'hunter's stew' gets a healthy makeover, with low-fat chicken breasts, prosciutto and a rich herby tomato sauce

1 hr and 5 mins
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40 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

This veggie Bolognese-style sauce is great served with pasta and crams in three of your five-a-day

50 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
783 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

The potatoes in this recipe take on the spicy flavours beautifully - our idea of the perfect veggie supper

45 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
40 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Use up leftover roast or ready-cooked chicken in this healthy and warming South-American style soup, spiced up with cumin and chilli

25 mins
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Healthy
7 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

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

35 mins
Easy
Healthy
104 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Making fish pie can be a palaver - not this one! Reassuringly simple, and ready in just over an hour

1 hr and 15 mins
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8 ratings 3.3 out of 5 star rating

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 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
104 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Angela Nilsen reinvents a classic recipe to make chicken pie a healthy choice for you

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
Healthy
9 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This flavoursome Asian-style dish is low in fat and easy to make

20 mins
Easy
Healthy
22 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Crème fraîche, stock and semi-skimmed milk replace traditional ingredients to make this the healthiest Dauphinoise yet

2 hrs
Easy
Vegetarian
11 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Just 5 ingredients in this summery vegan salad - you can make it a day in advance too

35 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
18 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

These individual portions of fish in tomato sauce, topped with herby breadcrumbs, freeze beautifully - perfect for no-fuss entertaining

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
Healthy
8 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

This Chinese takeaway family favourite can be made much healthier - lower the sugar, fat and salt levels with this easy recipe

45 mins
Easy
Healthy
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