Beetroot & lentil tabbouleh on a plate

Lentil recipes

Meaty and vegetarian dishes with protein-packed storecupboard pulses.

6 ratings 2.9 out of 5 star rating

Serve this tasty beetroot, chickpea and lentil tabbouleh as a side dish or vegan main. It's healthy, gluten-free, low-calorie and three of your five-a-day

15 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
5 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Make this butternut squash and lentil salad for a low-calorie, gluten-free lunch or dinner, or as a side dish. It's easy to make, with just a few ingredients

45 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
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19 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This one-pot wonder delivers three of your five-a-day and makes a fuss-free dinner solution on a busy day. With sausages, lentils and veg, it's filling too

50 mins
Easy
15 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Serve this tasty, healthy dhal as a vegetarian main meal or side dish. Adding tamarind to the lentils delivers fabulous sweet and sour flavour

1 hr and 45 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
7 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

These whole roasted broccoli stalks with a nutty tahini yogurt and Puy lentils make a hearty veggie main that hungry guests can help themselves to

50 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
39 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

A great storecupboard salad, topped with golden brown halloumi and quick, homemade pickled red onion

45 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

A lovely, wintry salad using fresh, seasonal ingredients that you can serve warm or cold. Bright beetroot, crunchy hazelnuts and a punchy mustard dressing

2 hrs and 20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
5 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

This easy vegetarian one-pan dish is quick to prepare and will help you to get your 5-a-day. Treat yourself to whole ricotta cheeses and seasonal veg

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
20 ratings 3.2 out of 5 star rating

A vegan winter warmer the whole family will love. This healthy potato-topped bake is low in calories and fat, high in fibre, and three of your 5-a-day

45 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
7 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

A fruity chicken salad with lentils and spice to make lunchtimes worth taking a break for

30 mins
Easy
535 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

A comforting vegan one-pot recipe that counts for 3 of your 5-a-day! You can't go wrong with this iron-rich, low-fat, low-calorie supper.

45 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
28 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

A healthy tomato 'pasta' dish that makes full use of your spiralizer. This vegan-friendly supper is five of your five-a-day and will fill you to the brim

55 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
53 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Puy lentils bulk out this low-calorie vegetarian bake with mozzarella cheese, tomato and basil sauce and roasted aubergines

1 hr
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
9 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Spruce up a light tomato-based casserole with a generous sprinkling of parsley, lemon and garlic, also known as 'gremolata'

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Healthy
10 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Great if you're following a low-cholesterol diet, this fresh plate of greens contains nutty, toasted supergrains and flavoursome lemon and herbs

55 mins
Easy
Healthy
35 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Chicken thighs and drumsticks go a long way when teamed with healthy pulses flavoured with Dijon, cream and parsley

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
95 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Sweet smoked paprika and cumin flavour this rustic blend topped with spicy Spanish sausage

1 hr
Easy
Healthy
16 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Impressive looking, but simple to prepare, this lamb cutlet dish is perfect for a speedy mid-week supper party

20 mins
Easy
122 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
43 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Simple soups like this make great lunches - and are wallet-friendly too!

35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
30 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

A low-GI supper for two with delicate fish and flavoured pulses - filling and nutritious

35 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Use pulses as the base for your sweet mustard-dressed salad to create a healthy lunch that's full of fibre and vitamin C

10 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
19 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Sausage and mash with a healthier twist - roll your bangers into patties and serve with parsley pulses

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
98 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Lesley Waters’ rich chicken dish has vibrant North African flavours and goes fantastically with rice or couscous

2 hrs
Easy
Healthy
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