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Our easiest ever student recipes, all ready in just 25 minutes or less, and with plenty of vegan options. Try our breakfast porridge, salads, curry, pasta and quick puddings.

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  • A prawn & grain poke bowl

    Prawn & grain poke bowls

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.4 ratings

    Quickly marinate prawns in a chilli & lime dressing, then serve with grains, mango, radish, avocado and spring onions. This poke bowl is the ultimate summer salad

  • Guacamole in dish

    Best ever chunky guacamole

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.162 ratings

    This is the best version of this classic guacamole dip. The ingredients are kept to a minimum, so it's as fresh-tasting as possible.

  • Katsu curry wrap

    Katsu curry wrap

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.4 ratings

    Your favourite katsu curry in wrap form, ready in minutes! This simple supper is full of flavour, golden brown chicken and needs just 4 ingredients

  • Chocolate microwave mug cakes with napkin and spoons

    Microwave mug cake

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.320 ratings

    Need a quick chocolate fix? Try making this easy microwave mug cake with storecupboard ingredients. It's even more delicious with a scoop of vanilla ice cream

  • Falafel burgers in a pitta bread with salsa

    Falafel burgers

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.698 ratings

    A healthy burger that's filling too. These are great for anyone after a satisfying bite low in calories.

  • Easy homemade hummus

    Easy hummus recipe

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.81 ratings

    A smooth blended chickpea dip with tahini and garlic that's versatile and good for you, this easy hummus makes a great snack or lunch

  • No-cook veggie fajitas served on a plate

    No-cook veggie fajitas

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.4 ratings

    Load soft tortillas with chargrilled veg, beans, tomato salsa and smashed avocado for an easy supper. No cooking is required so they're ideal for summer

  • Bowls of chia and almond overnight oats topped with berries

    Chia & almond overnight oats

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.13 ratings

    Start the day with energising oats and omega-3-rich chia seeds with this delicious breakfast. It's vegan, but you can use cow's milk and yogurt, if you prefer

  • Halloumi fries

    Halloumi fries

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.14 ratings

    Crisp and slightly salty shallow-fried halloumi fries make perfect party food. Great with a sprinkling of za'atar and a spicy yogurt for dipping

  • One-pot chicken pilaf

    One-pot chicken pilaf

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.116 ratings

    Keep the washing-up down to an absolute minimum with this one-pot supper - you can even eat it out of the cooking dish!

  • Quick sausage bolognese

    Quick sausage bolognese

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.73 ratings

    Pasta, sauce, and sausages, what could be a better combination? The sausage meat adds great flavour to a simple dish

  • Homemade chicken nachos

    Homemade chicken nachos

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.27 ratings

    A super-quick Mexican snack to enjoy with a Margarita or three

  • Avocado on sourdough toast with knife on plate

    Avocado on toast

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.30 ratings

    Make this simple speedy breakfast with just a handful of ingredients. Our avocado toast uses crusty sourdough bread and a pinch of chilli for a kick

  • Two bowls of vegan ramen with chopsticks

    Vegan ramen

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.60 ratings

    Enjoy this vegan ramen for a tasty midweek meal in just 25 minutes. Dried mushrooms and miso paste give the broth plenty of umami flavour

  • Breakfast burrito served in a foil sleeve

    Breakfast burrito

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.33 ratings

    Make a nutritious cocoon for breakfast ingredients with a wholemeal wrap. We’ve included protein-rich eggs and avocado to add good fats to this burrito

  • Easy huevos rancheros

    Easy huevos rancheros

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.22 ratings

    An easy Mexican breakfast that'll keep you going all morning, it's got everything you need to pep up your plate

  • Easy Thai prawn curry

    Easy Thai prawn curry

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.276 ratings

    Try our easy Thai prawn curry on a busy weeknight. This quick dinner is ready in under 20 minutes and flavoured with warming red Thai curry paste

  • Cheesy tuna pesto pasta

    Cheesy tuna pesto pasta

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.69 ratings

    Throw together some storecupboard ingredients and pop under the grill for a simple midweek meal

  • Easy veggie biryani

    Easy veggie biryani

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.60 ratings

    This tasty Indian-inspired dish is faster than a takeaway

  • Tomato salsa with the ingredients alongside

    Ultimate tomato salsa

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.65 ratings

    Make this tasty salsa in just 5 minutes with tomatoes, onion, garlic, lime, coriander and white wine vinegar

  • Two bowls of clementine and vanilla porridge with fresh fruit

    Clementine & vanilla porridge with citrus salsa

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.6 ratings

    Brighten up your morning with these healthy oat bowls, topped with fresh citrus fruit. They’re a good source of vitamin C, calcium and folate, too

  • Tortellini with pesto & broccoli

    Tortellini with pesto & broccoli

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.35 ratings

    A speedy pasta salad with Mediterranean flavours - perfect for packed lunches

  • 10-minute pad Thai

    10-minute pad Thai

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.31 ratings

    A delicious one-pan dinner - who needs takeaways?

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