Budget winter recipes

Budget meals don’t have to lack flavour; here are some hearty winter recipes that will fill you up without making a big dent in your wallet.

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Hasselback miso roasted vegetables

Healthy family meals

Hasselback miso roasted vegetables

Use up root vegetables in this spectacular hasselback tray bake recipe. We’ve used a pouch...

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Cheese and onion stuffed squash

Squash recipes

Cheese and onion stuffed squash

A mix of gooey cheese, crispy croutons and sweet onions are used to stuff soft...

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Autumn vegetable hash with dukkah

Vegetarian brunch recipes

Autumn vegetable hash with dukkah

Autumn offers a multitude of seasonal veg and we’re championing just some of them in...

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Pomegranate and sweet potato chicken traybake

Traybake recipes

Pomegranate and sweet potato chicken traybake

A five-ingredient one-pan wonder that’s easy to make and good for you too! We think...

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Lighter cottage pie

Beef mince recipes

Lighter cottage pie

Our less calorific, fibre-packed version of a cottage pie is simple to make and just...

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Spinach dhal with roasted cauliflower and squash

Cauliflower recipes

Spinach dhal with roasted cauliflower and squash

This filling vegetarian meal is packed full of veggies, fibre-rich lentils and drizzled with thick...

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Honey and mustard baked chicken and rice

Purse-friendly chicken recipes

Honey and mustard baked chicken and rice

Jazz up a thrifty pack of chicken drumsticks with a tangy storecupboard marinade in this...

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30-minute chicken and cauliflower curry

Lower-calorie mains

30-minute chicken and cauliflower curry

This tasty chicken and cauliflower curry is a great option if you’re following the 5:2...

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Corned beef and bean hash with chimichurri

Budget winter recipes

Corned beef and bean hash with chimichurri

A tasty, filing and budget-friendly recipe with a Mexican twist. Serve as an easy midweek...

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Vegetable tagine

Vegetarian main courses

Vegetable tagine

As this hearty vegetable tagine simmers away slowly, the root vegetables gradually release their natural...

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Chicken hotpot

Our favourite chicken recipes

Chicken hotpot

This recipe makes enough filling for two meals – just freeze any leftovers ready for...

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Roast sweet potato, chorizo and onion hash with poached eggs

Recipes with chorizo

Roast sweet potato, chorizo and onion hash with...

“Eggs are a particularly filling, protein-rich food. They’re also one of the few foods that...

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Mexican veggie and tortilla soup

Discover one-pots

Mexican veggie and tortilla soup

What if you could have a soup that tasted like nachos? Well now you can....

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Pearl barley and vegetable stew

Budget winter recipes

Pearl barley and vegetable stew

Use up root vegetables in this comforting vegetarian stew recipe. On the table and ready...

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Spaghetti with kale pesto and pangrattato topping

Kale recipes

Spaghetti with kale pesto and pangrattato topping

We’ve pimped up the pesto with a handful of kale and added a wonderfully crunchy...

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Smoky sausage chilli

Chilli recipes

Smoky sausage chilli

We’ve doubled the quantities of this sensational smoky sausage chilli so you can eat half...

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Butternut squash chilli with rice

Squash recipes

Butternut squash chilli with rice

Make this comforting vegetarian chilli, serve half now and freeze the rest for later. You...

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Curried parsnip soup

Parsnip recipes

Curried parsnip soup

A gently spiced soup recipe – made with cumin, coriander, turmeric and ginger –  that...

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Sweet potato, okra and chickpea curry

Vegetarian curry recipes

Sweet potato, okra and chickpea curry

This sweet potato, okra and chickpea curry is full of vitamin A from the sweet...

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Butternut squash, chicken and tarragon traybake

Traybake recipes

Butternut squash, chicken and tarragon traybake

This recipe for butternut squash, chicken and tarragon traybake is a healthy option for a...

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First class beef curry

Beef curry recipes

First class beef curry

Food writer and cook Ivor Peters shares his grandfather’s recipe for this first class beef...

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Warm roast carrot and goat’s cheese salad

Our favourite warm salad recipes

Warm roast carrot and goat’s cheese salad

Sweet roast carrots, creamy goat’s cheese and peppery watercress come together in this dish to...

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Christmas chutney

Chutney recipes

Christmas chutney

This cranberry, orange and ginger chutney is wonderful addition to any festive cheeseboard and makes an...

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Macaroni cheese

Macaroni cheese recipes

Macaroni cheese

Macaroni cheese is a childhood classic. The Gruyère, mustard and parsley give this old favourite...

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