Midweek meal recipes

Worked late? Need something not too challenging? Our choice of midweek meal recipes is what we like to cook when we’re busy. They’re speedy, satisfying and easy to make. Discover quick burgers, easy pasta dishes, speedy frittatas and simple fishcakes…

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Sweetcorn houmous with lamb chops and tomatoes

Recipes using chickpeas

Sweetcorn houmous with lamb chops and tomatoes

We’ve topped homemade sweetcorn houmous with spiced lamb chops and roasted cherry tomatoes for a...

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Chorizo-crumbed cod, pepper and olive traybake

Cod recipes

Chorizo-crumbed cod, pepper and olive traybake

Chorizo-crumbed cod, pepper and olives combine in this colourful and oh-so easy traybake recipe. Check...

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Aubergine milanese with spaghetti

Vegetarian versions of classic recipes

Aubergine milanese with spaghetti

Slices of aubergine are coated in a cheesy panko crumb then fried until golden, and...

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Sausage, lentil and goat’s cheese salad with tapenade dressing

Lentil recipes

Sausage, lentil and goat’s cheese salad with tapenade...

This French-inspired sausage, lentil and goat’s cheese salad, with a tapenade dressing, is a real...

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Chicken paella with squid and beans

Our favourite chicken recipes

Chicken paella with squid and beans

This much-loved Spanish dish is the ideal one-pan supper. Traditionally made for Sunday lunch, it’s...

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Fish pie with crispy gnocchi topping

Gnocchi recipes

Fish pie with crispy gnocchi topping

Try our updated version of the family classic; fish pie. Instead of mashed potatoes, we’ve...

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Cacio e pepe gnocchi with mint and pea shoots

Recipes for 2 people

Cacio e pepe gnocchi with mint and pea...

This is the quickest, easiest and potentially tastiest gnocchi dinner you’ll likely come across. Made...

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Salmon fillets with ras el hanout butter and chickpeas

Traybake recipes

Salmon fillets with ras el hanout butter and...

This fibre-rich chickpea and salmon traybake requires just 5 ingredients, takes less than half an...

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Singapore-style crab noodles

Stir-fry recipes

Singapore-style crab noodles

Take your stir-fry game to the next level with these curried coconut and crab noodles. If...

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Zesty lime and anchovy lamb steaks

Our favourite lamb recipes

Zesty lime and anchovy lamb steaks

We’ve used anchovies and lime zest to really amp up the flavour in this easy...

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Spicy salmon and aubergine curry

Salmon fillet recipes

Spicy salmon and aubergine curry

A quick, creamy salmon and aubergine curry made with half coconut milk and half vegetable...

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Easy Bengali fish curry

Midweek meal recipes

Easy Bengali fish curry

This hot and sour fish curry is the kind of easy-to-prepare yet impressive dish every cook...

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Mexican-style prawn rice with avocado salsa

Midweek meal recipes

Mexican-style prawn rice with avocado salsa

This Mexican-style prawn rice dish is rich in Vitamins E, K and B12 making it...

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Spanish-style cod and chickpea stew

Midweek meal recipes

Spanish-style cod and chickpea stew

A simple supper made with white fish (we’ve used cod but you could use any...

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Spicy beef stuffed jackets

Midweek meal recipes

Spicy beef stuffed jackets

Think of these stuffed jackets, with a spicy beef filling, as compact flavour bombs –...

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Cumin paneer salad

Indian side dishes

Cumin paneer salad

Chetna Makan’s vegetarian recipe for her marinated cumin paneer salad can be thrown together in...

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Halloumi and pea falafel flatbreads with houmous and slaw

Halloumi recipes

Halloumi and pea falafel flatbreads with houmous and...

Try our easy DIY falafel recipe made with halloumi, peas and leeks. Then use to...

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Chunky ‘chip shop’ fish and pea wraps

Midweek meal recipes

Chunky ‘chip shop’ fish and pea wraps

Cod is coated in panko breadcrumbs and fried until golden, then stuffed inside  tortilla wraps...

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Olive, artichoke and mozzarella calzone

Italian vegetarian recipes

Olive, artichoke and mozzarella calzone

This vegetarian calzone recipe sees ready-made pizza dough stuffed with tomato sauce, artichokes and mozzarella...

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Baked salmon in a creamy maple and spinach sauce

Salmon fillet recipes

Baked salmon in a creamy maple and spinach...

Our baked salmon, in a creamy spinach sauce, is ready in just 30 minutes. Serve...

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Baked falafel in tomato sauce

Healthy vegetarian recipes

Baked falafel in tomato sauce

A seriously simple supper with the warming spices and comforting aromas of the Eastern Mediterranean....

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Quick miso pork stir-fry

Stir-fry recipes

Quick miso pork stir-fry

This quick miso pork stir-fry is a chuck-it-all-in-the-pan kind of meal. Plus, it packs in...

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Lentil, tomato and paprika soup with crispy kale

Healthy family dinners

Lentil, tomato and paprika soup with crispy kale

Switch up your soup game with our spicy lentil, tomato and paprika recipe served with...

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Cauliflower cheese and greens pasta bake

Pasta bake recipes

Cauliflower cheese and greens pasta bake

There are lots of good things about this cauliflower cheese pasta bake: it’s quick and...

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September 2019