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Chicken jalfrezi in a large pan with white rice

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Our most popular, top-rated healthy recipes have been loved by thousands. There's spicy carrot soup, spinach dhal, chicken curry, veggie risotto and vegan chilli – you're guaranteed to find some new favourites.

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  • Chicken & chorizo jambalaya in a shallow cast iron dish with wooden spoon

    Chicken & chorizo jambalaya

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.2454 ratings

    A Cajun-inspired rice pot recipe with spicy Spanish sausage, sweet peppers and tomatoes

  • Spiced carrot & lentil soup in a bowl

    Spiced carrot & lentil soup

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.1212 ratings

    A delicious, spicy blend packed full of iron and low in fat to boot. It's ready in under half an hour, or can be made in a slow cooker

  • Dhal with fork on plate

    Spinach, sweet potato & lentil dhal

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.741 ratings

    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.

  • Spicy root & lentil casserole

    Spicy root & lentil casserole

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.819 ratings

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

  • Chicken noodle soup in bowls with spoons

    Chicken noodle soup

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.715 ratings

    Mary Cadogan's aromatic broth will warm you up on a winter's evening - it contains ginger, which is particularly good for colds.

  • Chicken curry wth rice and peas in bowls, with chopsticks alongside

    Chinese chicken curry

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.409 ratings

    Cook an easy, healthy curry with just 15 minutes preparation. Serve this replica of your favourite takeaway dish with fluffy rice for a wholesome family meal

  • Pancakes on a plate with lemon wedges

    Easy pancakes

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.527 ratings

    Learn a skill for life with our foolproof crêpe recipe that ensures perfect pancakes every time – elaborate flip optional

  • Serving of risotto with bacon & peas with fork

    Easy risotto with bacon & peas

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.348 ratings

    Not one for risotto purists – this simple recipe has just a few ingredients and the stock is added all in one go.

  • Chicken curry with red chillies in silver bowl on wooden board

    Chicken jalfrezi

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.421 ratings

    Instead of calling the Indian takeaway, make your own easy chicken jalfrezi. This curry is also healthy with two of your 5-a-day and a dose of vitamin C

  • Superhealthy salmon burgers

    Superhealthy salmon burgers

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.359 ratings

    If you're after something a bit lighter than potato-packed fishcakes, try these simple salmon burgers with ginger, soy sauce and coriander

  • Moroccan chicken one-pot scattered with feta, mint and lemon zest

    Moroccan chicken one-pot

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.300 ratings

    You don't need a clay pot to whip up a fragrant, North Africa tagine - throw it all in a casserole dish and top with feta, mint and lemon.

  • Chicken parmigiana in a large oven dish with serving spoon

    Chicken parmigiana

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.336 ratings

    This classic chicken Parmesan recipe gets the Good Food makeover, resulting in a hearty yet healthy dish great for sharing with your mates

  • Easiest ever paella

    Easiest ever seafood rice

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.324 ratings

    Using pre-prepared mixed seafood makes this dish very easy to put together

  • Curried cod 2016

    Curried cod

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.361 ratings

    An easy-to-prepare midweek one-pot with cod fillet, chickpeas, ginger and spices - it's healthy, low calorie and packed with iron too.

  • Moroccan chickpea soup

    Moroccan chickpea soup

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.304 ratings

    Try something different for vegetarians with Moroccan chickpea soup

  • Plate of chicken korma with basmati rice

    Chicken korma

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.288 ratings

    Want a curry without too many calories? Use fat-free Greek yogurt instead of cream for a healthy korma that will give your local takeaway a run for its money

  • Fruity lamb tagine

    Fruity lamb tagine

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.249 ratings

    This succulent and superhealthy one-pot is guaranteed to satisfy a crowd - save time and make it up to two days ahead

  • Double bean & roasted pepper chilli

    Double bean & roasted pepper chilli

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.256 ratings

    This warming vegetarian chilli is a low-fat, healthy option that packs in the veggies and flavour. Serve with Tabasco sauce, soured cream or yogurt

  • Creamy tomato risotto

    Creamy tomato risotto

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.230 ratings

    A budget rice dish flavoured with rosemary, basil and sweet cherry tomatoes. An ideal midweek supper

  • Chicken casserole with mushrooms, peas and sauce

    Chicken and mushrooms

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.281 ratings

    A healthy and low calorie chicken casserole with bacon, button mushrooms, peas and a parsley sauce - use chicken thighs for extra flavour and juiciness

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