Sesame ramen with pan choi and eggs in a bowl

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Quick and easy recipes that are simple to prepare and fast to cook. From speedy stir-fries and chillies to last-minute desserts, these dishes are all ready in 30 minutes or less.

16 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Rustle up this warming veggie ramen in just 15 minutes. Think of it as healthy fast food – it's low-fat, low-calorie and low-cost as well

15 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
18 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Make our healthy chicken and hummus salad bowl for a delicious budget lunch option. It can be thrown together in just 10 minutes and delivers three of your 5-a-day

10 mins
Easy
Healthy
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176 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This makes a great lunchbox filler for a day out and is equally good at home from the fridge

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
9 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Bake peanut butter cookies and blitz frozen bananas with cream and vanilla to make this impressive speedy dessert. Kids will think they've hit the jackpot

27 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
88 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Make our budget-friendly quick sausage stroganoff tagliatelle for a simple family dinner. This filling bowl takes just five minutes to prepare

20 mins
Easy
90 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Make curry in a hurry with this speedy recipe - a fragrant spice pot ready in half an hour

30 mins
Easy
73 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Our egg-fried rice recipe with peas, bacon and mushrooms is a great way to use leftovers. Ready in under 15 minutes, it makes a super-speedy one-pan supper

12 mins
Easy
50 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Three ingredients and two minutes is all you need to whip up this low-fat, low-calorie yogurt, which is ideal for eating after exercise

2 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
110 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Whip up this filling pork noodle stir-fry for a quick and easy midweek meal. It takes just 30 minutes to make, so is great for busy evenings 

30 mins
Easy
107 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Whip up a hearty bowl of soup in next to no time, perfect for a quick lunch or warming supper

10 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
126 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Being short of time needn't stop you making your own pudding. This microwave-friendly sponge is ready in 10 minutes and can easily be a chocolate pud too

10 mins
Easy
172 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Try this easy, sticky Asian-style teriyaki chicken for a speedy weeknight supper – it takes just 20 minutes to make! Serve it with sticky rice and steamed greens

20 mins
Easy
39 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Save on the washing up with this speedy supper for one, with wholesome ingredients like Chinese cabbage and brown rice, finished with a fried egg

20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
42 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Combine Spanish sausage with the traditional pork variety for a pulse-packed, spicy burger

26 mins
Easy
28 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Make our budget-friendly stir-fry with ginger, sesame and chilli prawns for a super-simple midweek meal. This speedy, low-fat supper makes a great dinner for two

15 mins
Easy
86 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This fast and filling chilli is great served with rice or piled high onto a baked potato and dolloped with soured cream

20 mins
Easy
15 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Enjoy a comforting bowl of gnocchi with parmesan and black pepper. It's simple but utterly delicious – and the best part is, it only takes seven minutes to make

7 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
3 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

Make the most of strawberries in this quick dessert, with a silky mascarpone layer complemented by a tangy compote, crunchy ginger biscuits and pistachios

25 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
9 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Make one of Kerala’s staple dishes – malabar prawns, a speciality of the South Indian coast. They're quick and easy to prepare and full of distinct flavours

27 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
28 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Pulse cauliflower in a food processor to make cauliflower couscous or an easy rice-like side dish that's much lower GI and ready in just 10 minutes

10 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
20 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Marinate lean loin steaks with Chinese sauce then serve with plenty of bok choi cabbage for a healthy supper

20 mins
Easy
7 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Serve this quick and easy sushi bowl when you're short on time midweek. It contains a tasty mix of salmon, sushi rice, carrot, radish and pickled red cabbage

25 mins
Easy
22 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Grill a fillet of fish or chicken and serve with this crispy, superhealthy side

10 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
52 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Making risotto doesn't have to involve hours of stirring over the stove, as this easy tomato recipe proves

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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