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Ditch the Friday night takeaway and whip up your own version. From pizza and curries to pad Thai and chicken katsu, we've got plenty of fabulous fakeaway recipes for you to enjoy.

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  • Stickiest ever BBQ ribs with chive dip

    Stickiest ever BBQ ribs with chive dip

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.101 ratings

    Slow cook these American-style pork ribs so they're really tender then coat in an irresistibly sweet, sticky sauce

  • Thai green chicken curry in a wok

    Thai green chicken curry

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.330 ratings

    Don't call the local takeaway – impress friends and family by cooking this fragrant and creamy Thai green chicken curry. It's easy and quick to make

  • Special fried rice with prawns & chorizo

    Special fried rice with prawns & chorizo

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.52 ratings

    A fusion dish that merges Spanish paella with Asian egg fried rice - a great way to get kids to eat vegetables

  • Chicken tikka masala with rice on a plate

    Chicken tikka masala

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.321 ratings

    This takeaway favourite is freezer-friendly and quick to reheat, giving you the chance to get ahead and save money.

  • Chicken Madras curry in a balti dish with naan bread

    Chicken madras

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.211 ratings

    Ditch the takeaway menu and cook our healthy chicken madras curry instead. This simple family dinner is full of fragrant spices and tender pieces of chicken

  • Easy sweet & sour chicken

    Easy sweet & sour chicken

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.275 ratings

    Ditch the takeaway and make our simple sweet and sour chicken recipe. This speedy Chinese-style rice dish is ready in under 30 minutes and packed with zingy flavours

  • Calzone on board cut in half

    Calzone

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.11 ratings

    Buy pizza dough to make this hearty dinner for two with Parma ham and melty mozzarella. You can make it in less time than your local takeaway delivers

  • The ultimate makeover: Fish & chips

    The ultimate makeover: Fish & chips

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.65 ratings

    Angela Nilsen takes the British favourite and gives it a lighter, healthier, and modern twist

  • A bowl of Thai red curry

    Thai red curry

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.97 ratings

    Forget ordering takeaway and make your own Thai red curry at home. This classic dish takes just 15 minutes to prep and it's bursting with flavour.

  • Naan bread pizza

    Naan bread pizza

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.7 ratings

    When you're in too much of a hurry to make a pizza base, simply substitute with naan bread

  • The Ultimate Makeover: Chicken tikka masala

    The Ultimate Makeover: Chicken tikka masala

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.26 ratings

    You'll love Angela Nilsen's version of this classic Indian favourite - it tastes authentic but is far lighter and healthier

  • Spicy Indian rice

    Spicy Indian rice

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.39 ratings

    Sara Buenfeld’s delicious spicy rice is perfect served with your favourite curry

  • Salami & cherry pepper pizza

    Salami & cherry pepper pizza

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    A homemade pizza is the perfect midweek TV supper- this version has a mild chilli kick

  • Vegetable curry for a crowd

    Vegetable curry for a crowd

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.132 ratings

    This vegetarian curry is great for feeding a group of mates on a budget, or make a batch to freeze.

  • Chilli beef with broccoli & oyster sauce

    Chilli beef with broccoli & oyster sauce

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.32 ratings

    Marinate a cheaper cut like rump steak to tenderise the meat then stir fry with vegetables and rich Chinese flavours

  • Veggie Thai red curry

    Veggie Thai red curry

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.40 ratings

    This fragrant Thai dish is sure to get your taste buds into action, and is ready in under an hour

  • Red Thai salmon curry

    Red Thai salmon curry

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.143 ratings

    Make this as spicy as you like and experiment with different veg. It will soon become a last minute favourite

  • 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

  • Chinese pork ribs

    Chinese pork ribs

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.41 ratings

    A superquick family favourite - fab for barbeques

  • Sticky pork

    Sticky pork

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.92 ratings

    A low-fat fave, this pork can be left overnight or cooked to go, don't let on how simple it is and impress your friends

  • Next level pad Thai served in a bowl

    Next level pad Thai

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.11 ratings

    Take the classic pad Thai to new levels, adding king prawns and tofu, pickled turnip and tamarind paste - a dish for two that's packed with flavour

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