Easy dinner ideas

Make satisfying meals with these quick and easy budget recipe ideas. We love them because they’re purse-friendly and easy to make – there’s almost one recipe a night for a month, if you fancy a daily challenge!

There’s a spaghetti carbonara, beef meatballs and a leek risotto to discover.

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Ravioli pasta bake

Quick Italian midweek meal recipes

Ravioli pasta bake

This quick and easy pasta bake recipe is made with fresh ravioli and classic Italian...

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Chicken schnitzels with quick fennel and apple sauerkraut

Easy dinner ideas

Chicken schnitzels with quick fennel and apple sauerkraut

These chicken schnitzels take just 30 minutes to make, making them perfect for a fuss-free...

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Red curry rice with prawns

Easy dinner ideas

Red curry rice with prawns

Don’t give dinner a second thought with this easy-to-throw-together midweek red curry rice recipe.

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Quick paneer and chickpea curry

Cauliflower recipes

Quick paneer and chickpea curry

Don’t wait for the weekends to enjoy a curry. This quick recipe combines crispy paneer...

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Easy jacket potatoes with smoky beans

Comfort food

Easy jacket potatoes with smoky beans

A golden-skinned, fluffy jacket potato topped with easy homemade beans and melted cheese is the...

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Roasted cauliflower and pesto pasta

Cauliflower recipes

Roasted cauliflower and pesto pasta

More than a simple bowl of pasta – this recipe is bursting with flavour from...

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Cheese and broccoli bake

Vegetarian bake recipes

Cheese and broccoli bake

This vegetarian pasta bake recipe is fast enough for midweek cooking. It’s the ultimate comfort...

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Bubble and squeak with gammon and fried eggs

Gammon recipes

Bubble and squeak with gammon and fried eggs

Use up Sunday lunch leftovers with this bubble and squeak recipe. Throw in anything else...

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Broccoli and anchovy pasta with lemon breadcrumbs

Low-fat recipes

Broccoli and anchovy pasta with lemon breadcrumbs

Crunchy lemon breadcrumbs take this quick dinner recipe from a simple budget meal to an...

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Griddled vegetable and halloumi burger with chilli yoghurt

Vegetarian burger recipes

Griddled vegetable and halloumi burger with chilli yoghurt

A fuss-free, £5 midweek recipe, packed with fresh, summer flavours.

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Roast chicken thighs with garlic butter potatoes and tomato salad

Lower-calorie mains

Roast chicken thighs with garlic butter potatoes and...

A quick one pot chicken recipe with a refreshing tomato salad- perfect for midweek meals,...

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Grilled mackerel with orange and basil-dressed pepper salad

Easy dinner ideas

Grilled mackerel with orange and basil-dressed pepper salad

Omega 3-rich fresh mackerel pairs perfectly with zingy orange and sweet peppers in this 20-minute...

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Edamame and chorizo salad with fried egg

Lower-calorie mains

Edamame and chorizo salad with fried egg

A quick and easy edamame and chorizo salad recipe that uses just seven ingredients and...

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Bistro salad with poached egg, croutons, lardons and walnuts

Easy dinner ideas

Bistro salad with poached egg, croutons, lardons and...

Packed with the wonderful smoky flavours of lardons and crunchy textures of croutons — this...

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Teriyaki chicken with sesame vegetables

Healthy chicken recipes

Teriyaki chicken with sesame vegetables

Try these healthy Japanese-style chicken skewers, served with a crunchy vegetables, for a quick midweek...

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Leek risotto with lemon crumbs

Risotto recipes

Leek risotto with lemon crumbs

This leek risotto with lemon crumbs is budget-friendly, yet impressive enough for a dinner party.

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Pasta with sweetcorn, ricotta and basil

Budget pasta recipes

Pasta with sweetcorn, ricotta and basil

This quick pasta recipe uses orecchiette pasta to make a simple supper with sweetcorn, garlic,...

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Thai beef larb with egg-fried rice

Beef mince recipes

Thai beef larb with egg-fried rice

Make weeknights less stressful with this easy, spicy, Thai-inspired storecupboard recipe made with minced beef....

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Beef koftas with herb couscous

Easy dinner ideas

Beef koftas with herb couscous

Don’t use lean mince – a bit of fat keeps this kofta recipe moist. It’s...

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Crispy chicken thighs with olives and chickpeas

Easy dinner ideas

Crispy chicken thighs with olives and chickpeas

You can replace the crispy chicken in this easy recipe with sausages, or king prawns. ...

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One-pot pancetta stew with butter beans and chorizo

Discover one-pots

One-pot pancetta stew with butter beans and chorizo

Simmer chorizo, butter beans and pancetta in a chipotle-spiced tomato sauce to make this hearty...

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Spaghetti carbonara

Carbonara recipes

Spaghetti carbonara

Classic spaghetti carbonara is the ultimate in comfort food. Quick, easy and affordable – there’s...

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Five-spice chicken noodle stir-fry

Easy student recipes

Five-spice chicken noodle stir-fry

This clever chicken noodle stir-fry recipe uses time-saving products to make midweek cooking quick and...

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Quick stuffed jacket potatoes

Easy dinner ideas

Quick stuffed jacket potatoes

Stuffed with pancetta and Boursin then drizzled with pesto, these jacket potatoes are certainly a...

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