Quick and easy dinner ideas

A collection of tips, recipe ideas, information and advice for the time poor.

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Chicken and broccoli chow mein noodles

Fritter

Kumara, salmon and corn fritters

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Teriyaki tempeh bowl

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Nutty courgette ‘noodle’ bowl

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Sashimi donburi

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Japanese prawn hotpot

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Chicken noodle and dumpling soup

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Vietnamese fresh spring rolls with peanut sauce

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Saganaki prawns with greens

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Spiced fish with slaw and coconut rice

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Vegetable and sausage pilaf with egg

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Quick broccoli and blue cheese risotto

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How to eat well when you’re unmotivated

Health reporter Catherine Milford talks to mental health dietitians Brad...

Salads

Chicken avocado warm cobb salad

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Spaghetti with clams and olives

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Creamy chicken pasta with tomato pesto

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Lentil and vege penne

A meal for one that's full of goodness.

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How to choose frozen dumplings

Fancy dumplings without heading out to a restaurant? We look...

Snacks, light meals

Basic omelette

Mains

Spicy ginger pork with crispy lettuce cups

Curries, Asian-style

Stir-fried udon with pork and veges

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One hour to a healthy week

A few easy Sunday moves can help you make quick...

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Bought vs homemade: Falafel

Served with salad and pita, falafel is a quick and...

Curries, Asian-style

Chinese-style mince with noodles

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Good old mince: Easy recipe ideas

Here's everything you need to know about cooking a family...

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How to make tasty meals super fast

Getting dinner on the table quickly while keeping it healthy...

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How to choose frozen fish

We were once limited to the humble fish finger, but...

Mains

Puttanesca fish parcels

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Ideas for simple rice-based meals

The complete guide to cooking and using this staple food,...

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No-cook summer dinner ideas

You will have a meal on the table in no...

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Cook once, meals for a week vegetarian special!

Set aside some time on a Sunday and do precooking...

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Salmon tortillas with creamy avocado salsa

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Make a meal in minutes with eggs

Eggs can be cooked in minutes and are the perfect...

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10-minute meals

I have always had a full-on life and I wouldn’t...

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Cook once, meals for a week

Set aside three hours on a Sunday and do some...

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Master stir-fries

Here's everything you need to know about a basic -...

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Quick and easy microwave meal ideas

We all have them in the kitchen – here's how...

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40 meals in 20 minutes

Having a meal ready in 20 minutes is a godsend!...

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Guide to packaged soups

While making soup is a great way to use up...

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The ultimate fast food: Fish

Here's everything you need to know to cook fish to...

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How to cook the perfect steak

It's quick, tasty and nutritious. Sarah Swains demonstrates how to...

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