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Top 5 Healthy Quick Dish RecipesThe New Year is here and with that, a wave of healthy eating has swept the nation as we creep out of our Christmas food slump and peoples New Year’s Resolutions start to kick in. On top of that, we’re all heading back to work and school, so time really is of the essence when it comes to cooking. So with that in mind, we’ve had a rummage through our archives to pull together some of our favourite healthy recipes from the past year to give you plenty of inspiration.
Curry in a HurryThe perfect way to add a pinch of spice to your midweek dinner times, our Curry in a Hurry is ideal for curbing those curry cravings without resorting to the takeaway menu! Best of all, it’s ready in less than 20 minutes and costs just £2.31 per serving- much cheaper than a trip to the local curry house.
Ham & Chicken LasagneA delicious and healthy twist on an Italian family favourite, our Ham & Chicken Lasagne is on the table in just over an hour and serves up to 8 making it perfect when you’re cooking for the entire brood. Serve with a crisp green salad and a crunchy garlic bread for a midweek treat without the calorie count!
Chicken and Chorizo JambalayaA taste of the Deep South, our spicy Chicken and Chorizo Jambalaya, packed with smoky sausage, rice and vegetables is so tasty, you’ll forget it’s the healthy option! Ready in just 45 minutes, it’s a great option when you’re pushed for time midweek, plus, you only need one pan, meaning less time to spend washing up.
Spiced Chicken & Sweet Potato Stew with SpinachA warming stew is just the ticket when the mercury starts to plummet and our Spiced Chicken & Sweet Potato Stew with Spinach is a great option for those who want an alternative to traditional beef. With a generous helping of spices, this fragrant dish certainly packs a punch, warming those cockles while giving your immune system a much needed boost thanks to nutrient packed ingredients like ginger and spinach.
Ultra-Lean Spaghetti BologneseHealthy spaghetti Bolognese? Surely not! That’s where our Ultra-Lean Spaghetti Bolognese comes in. Ready in under an hour, by swapping the usual minced beef for an ultra-lean variety and opting for whole wheat spaghetti, you can still enjoy that old Italian comfort food without worrying about the calorie implications! Perfect with a couple of slices of garlic bread and a sprinkle of parmesan cheese. Those are just a handful of our favourites from the past 12 months, but if you have any Healthy Quick Dish ideas of your own, we’d love to hear them! Share them on our Facebook or Twitter pages. Better yet, if these recipes have inspired you, take a look at our full Healthy Quick Dish recipe archive for even more delicious ideas for you and the whole family.