35 easy dinner recipes
This flavorful and satisfying Vietnamese chicken noodle soup is an excellent choice for lunch and dinner. With 25g of protein and 5g of fibre, it's a dish worth incorporating into your regular meals.
Discover a delightful honey soy beef recipe that's both diabetic and budget-friendly. With a quick 10-minute preparation and 10-minute cooking time, this dish serves two and boasts Asian flavours that will please even the pickiest eaters. Make it a staple in your collection of go-to easy dinner recipes for a delicious and accessible meal option.
This cheesy delight will satisfy even the fussiest of eaters, and you can count on having leftovers for later.
4. Chicken pho
This comforting and substantial Vietnamese chicken noodle soup is ideal for lunch or dinner. With a generous 25g of protein and 5g of fibre, it's a dish worth incorporating into your meals more frequently.
Lively and aromatic, this dish featuring white fish is rich in green elements, including chilli, zucchini, pak choy, and lemongrass. It serves as an excellent choice when you're looking for a light, refreshing, easy meal option.
Whether you follow a vegetarian diet or not, you'll enjoy this lively noodle dish featuring wholesome tofu and nuts, complemented by the freshness of aromatic herbs. Have this easy dinner ready in less than 30 minutes, too.
Fry up a fritter for a light and zesty mid-week dinner with garden-fresh flavour.
Ready in 25 minutes, this easy dinner combines mushrooms' natural, earthy taste with a velvety sauce to elevate your pasta dish to a royal and creamy delight!
Feeling drained in the middle of the week? Rather than resorting to your usual Thai takeout, consider this quick and straightforward Asian-inspired dish that promises both health and freshness! The best part is it only takes 30 minutes to make.
Enhance the comforting appeal of a generous bowl of hearty soup by adding a goat's cheese toastie on top.
This pasta dish with a Mexican twist is speedy, simple, and incredibly tasty. The shell-shaped pasta serves as the ideal carrier for soaking up the rich cheesy sauce, but feel free to opt for your preferred fresh or dried pasta.
It's budget-friendly and simple – in this recipe, you toss everything, including the pasta, into a large saucepan!
A timeless and traditional pasta bake that's sure to please the entire family. Our tuna, vegetable, and pasta mornay create an ideal weeknight dinner. Utilize any remaining cooked small pasta you have for this recipe.
15. Chicken lo mein
Prepare this traditional Chinese meal on any day of the week. It's a quick stir-fry featuring chicken, assorted vegetables, an authentic homemade sauce, and delicious noodles. Enjoy every bite!
Reduce the need for additional dishes by cooking the dry spaghetti directly in the sauce – a perfect one-pan dinner solution!
Bolognese stands out as one of the most globally recognised and cherished dishes, yet the quality of Bolognese sauces varies. Karen Martini shares her deluxe recipe, elevating the classic dish to a higher standard.
A quick and easy weekday meal, this Ranch-style chicken macaroni bake is a delightful one-pan tray bake recipe.
A dish featuring bacon and eggs is sure to be a hit, and when you incorporate cheese and pasta, it becomes a guaranteed success. While the ingredient list may be modest, Karen will share a few tricks to ensure this dish tastes extraordinary.
Running low on time? This beef meatball dish bursts with flavour and goes directly into the oven. While substantial enough to serve as a main course, you also have the option to present it as a side dish or pair it with pasta.
This delectably simple curry is perfect and can be prepared in no time.
Have this creamy, vibrant chicken curry on the table in next to no time.
Give this time-efficient pasta a shot with its cheesy garlic and chilli sauce. Additionally, the crispy breadcrumbs contribute a delightful texture to this speedy and fulfilling dish.
Achieving a flawless balance of luscious hot-smoked salmon, lively seasonal vegetables, and the zesty essence of lemon, this dish crafts a gourmet-quality pasta that is both gratifying and pleasantly tangy within just 20 minutes.
A cheesy twist on the Italian classic, this cheesy taco pasta can be ready in 35 minutes and serves 6. Complement with salsa for a complete Mexi feast.
This fragrant dish utilises yellow split peas and is so satisfying that additional protein is unnecessary.
This dish features perfectly stir-fried rice combined with a delightful mix of veggies, proteins, aromatic spices, and a touch of sweet soy sauce. Top it off with a fried egg for the ultimate, savoury experience!
This flavorful chicken and rice recipe is a satisfying midweek dinner winner.
While fried rice might appear easy to whip up for a quick dinner, achieving the authentic flavour and texture mastered by your favourite local Chinese restaurant involves specific details. Fast Ed shows you how.
30. Curried sausages
It's an old-school favourite that's perfect for a mid-week dinner. And you can have it on the table in 30 minutes.
These delectable mini tacos featuring chipotle chicken offer an explosion of flavours and are the perfect easy dinner.
Introduce the delectable flavours of Tex-Mex cuisine to your dining table with this air-fried extravaganza.
A wholesome casserole that caters to the whole family, this meatball and risoni bake is a one-pan marvel, sure to please any crowd on any given day of the week.
There’s no need to ring your local Thai takeaway. Here's how to make your own pad Thai.