Delicious recipes for one person

Meals for one? Discover lots of dinner ideas for one right here. We’ve got speedy recipes – ready in just 15 minutes – and ideas for the 5:2 diet, as well as some treats such as scallops or a pan-fried pork chop.

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Mushroom burger

15-minute meal recipes

Mushroom burger

Assemble a tasty mushroom burger in just 15 minutes. Top our quick mushroom burger with...

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Naked fish burgers

5:2 recipes

Naked fish burgers

Capers, parsley and lemon bring zing to these lighter-than-light fish burgers that are ideal for...

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Roast chicken and asparagus soufflé omelette

Omelette recipes

Roast chicken and asparagus soufflé omelette

This comforting, pillowy soufflé omelette combines leftover roast chicken and glorious spring asparagus into a...

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Fry-up sandwich

Hangover recipes

Fry-up sandwich

Some things are meant to be kept to yourself – like this ultimate fry-up sandwich....

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Roast spiced cauliflower with chickpeas

5:2 recipes

Roast spiced cauliflower with chickpeas

If you’re following the 5:2 diet, or want to cut down on calories without sacrificing...

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Lemongrass prawn laksa noodles

Healthy lunch recipes

Lemongrass prawn laksa noodles

This healthy, wholesome, low-fat lemongrass prawn laksa recipe really hits the spot on days when...

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Coronation chicken on toast

Working from home lunch recipes

Coronation chicken on toast

Looking for quick and easy working from home lunch ideas? This tasty coronation chicken on...

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Biscoff microwave mug cake

Easy cake recipes

Biscoff microwave mug cake

Looking for a quick pick me up? This Biscoff microwave mug cake takes about 5 minutes...

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Steak with anchovy and caper butter

Steak recipes

Steak with anchovy and caper butter

This is the sort of dinner worth staying in for: flash-fried rib-eye steak served with...

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Curried eggs on toast

Vegetarian brunch recipes

Curried eggs on toast

Add a pinch of spice to your breakfast with these curried eggs on toast. It’s...

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Beans and greens on toast with chorizo and egg

Midweek meal recipes

Beans and greens on toast with chorizo and...

Give beans on toast a smart upgrade with added greens and a spicy Spanish kick....

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Surf and turf pasta

Quick pasta recipes

Surf and turf pasta

This 15-minute surf and turf pasta recipe makes a summery dinner for one.  Combine smoky,...

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Crisp-skinned chicken breast with salsa verde

Healthy chicken recipes

Crisp-skinned chicken breast with salsa verde

Got an evening to yourself? Cook this crisp-skinned chicken dinner for one, served with a...

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Vegetable gyoza dumpling stir-fry

Vegan dinner recipes

Vegetable gyoza dumpling stir-fry

Meet your new weekday staple: frozen Japanese gyoza dumplings. Cooked straight from the freezer, they...

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Sesame tuna steak with cucumber salad and rice

Delicious recipes for one person

Sesame tuna steak with cucumber salad and rice

Get your oily fish quota with this tasty, no-fuss dish inspired by Japanese flavours. It’s...

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Scallops with cauliflower and bean purée

Delicious recipes for one person

Scallops with cauliflower and bean purée

This scallops dish makes a smart supper for one that’s ready in 20 minutes and...

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Pan-fried pork chop with sage and apple mash

Delicious recipes for one person

Pan-fried pork chop with sage and apple mash

Visit a good butcher and pick up a juicy free-range chop to make this fuss-free,...

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Celeriac and fennel potato latkes with smoked trout

Trout recipes

Celeriac and fennel potato latkes with smoked trout

At just 250 calories per serving, these celeriac latkes with smoked trout are a great...

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Smoked salmon and ginger black rice bowl

Delicious recipes for one person

Smoked salmon and ginger black rice bowl

This smoked salmon and black rice bowl serves one, but you can easily scale up...

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Poached egg, squash, mushrooms and kale on sourdough

Delicious recipes for one person

Poached egg, squash, mushrooms and kale on sourdough

A healthy meal for one that takes poached eggs on toast up a notch with...

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