Chorizo and pea risotto served on a plate

Storecupboard comfort food recipes

Use basic storecupboard ingredients like beans, lentils, grains and canned veg and fish to create comforting dishes like risotto, stew, soup and pasta.

66 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Using simple storecupboard and freezer ingredients, this pea and chorizo risotto makes an easy midweek meal. Garnish with crisped chorizo and grated parmesan

35 mins
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Try Diana Henry's ultimate storecupboard supper – combine smoked anchovies and garlicky chilli breadcrumbs with spaghetti, and top with a fried egg

30 mins
Easy
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6 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

Make these five-ingredient baked eggs with tomatoes and beans using storecupboard staples. It's a quick, easy, tasty and healthy dish

25 mins
Easy
Healthy
Gluten-free
19 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Enjoy our creamy pesto and kale pasta as a tasty and nutritious supper. Make it with just a handful of ingredients and storecupboard staples

35 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
5 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

Our warming braised lamb and bean stew uses storecupboard ingredients to create a hearty family-sized dinner. This easy recipe is perfect for cold nights

3 hrs and 5 mins
Easy
21 ratings 3.3 out of 5 star rating

Make a simple and healthy storecupboard supper like this easy dhal when you're cooking on a budget. To keep it vegan, use vegetable oil rather than ghee

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
15 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

This storecupboard grain adds a nutty flavour and texture to create a comforting, low-calorie dish

55 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
39 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

An easy storecupboard supper, that can be out of the oven and on the dinner table in 25 minutes

25 mins
Easy
15 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

An easy vegetarian curry that can be cooked in one pan with a rich and creamy sauce - serve with simple, homemade flatbreads

1 hr
Easy
Vegetarian
255 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

A storecupboard spice pot with red and green lentils, chickpeas and coriander. Serve with yogurt and naan bread

35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
4 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

A simple solo supper made from storecupboard black beans and Mexican spices. Serve with avocado and yogurt

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
29 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

A traditional storecupboard supper of fried potatoes with thrifty corned beef. Serve with baked beans for a simple lunch or supper.

35 mins
Easy
83 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Replace the usual rice with filling, storecupboard barley. Spicy Spanish sausage provides a rich flavour and vibrant colour

55 mins
Easy
4 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Raid your storecupboard and rustle up this cheesy bake with a creamy sauce and tortilla wrap 'pancakes'

45 mins
Easy
15 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Creamy and hearty, polenta makes a great alternative to mashed potatoes or pasta- serve topped with a tomato-based sauce flavoured with rosemary

35 mins
Easy
15 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Have a pack of flour tortilla wraps knocking about in your storecupboard? Sandwich them with a bean filling and griddle

17 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
37 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

A casual storecupboard Spanish-inspired casserole that can be served in a tapas spread or simply with some toasted bread

15 mins
Easy
14 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

The secret ingredient in this chipotle-spiced, beef chilli con carne is a storecupboard favourite - baked beans

50 mins
Easy
4 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

This pizza pie is great for using up storecupboard ingredients – you can experiment with fillings and flavours

55 mins
Easy
31 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Black beans make a great foundation for this storecupboard, Mexican one-pot with smoky hot sauce, coriander and tortillas

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

A storecupboard, vegetarian fry-up with beans, sweetcorn, avocado and eggs, served with soured cream and tortillas

40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

A simple storecupboard standby supper for the whole family - top your pizza bases with salty seafood and a garnish of rocket and red onion

27 mins
Easy
9 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Use up budget storecupboard groceries in this simple Italian rice pot with basil and breadcrumb topping

40 mins
Easy
13 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Use storecupboard pulses and tasty chicken thighs in this healthy paprika-flavoured casserole with peppers and tomato

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
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