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10-minute mincemeat

10-minute mincemeat

Prep: 10 mins no cook
1 kg (2 x 500ml jars)
Make your own mincemeat this Christmas – and not just for mince pies. Try it in Chelsea buns or sweet samosas. You could also give jars of it away as gifts

10-minute couscous salad

10-minute couscous salad

Prep: 10 mins
Serves 2
This makes a great lunchbox filler for a day out and is equally good at home from the fridge

15-minute mix & match salad

15-minute mix & match salad

Prep: 15 mins
Serves 4 - 6
This no-cook salad is a great way to use up leftover veg and ready quick as a flash - perfect for Boxing Day

15-minute prawn curry

15-minute prawn curry

Prep: 5 mins Cook: 10 mins
Serves 4
Prawn curry ready in a flash

15-minute summer soup

15-minute summer soup

Ready in 15 mins
Serves 4
This soup has a wonderful, fresh peppery flavour. Great for Sunday lunch

20-minute beef in red wine

20-minute beef in red wine

Prep: 5 mins Cook: 15 mins
Serves 1
A rich and warming one-pot casserole for one

20-minute pork pan-fry

20-minute pork pan-fry

Cook: 20 mins
Serves 4
Comfort food at its best

20-minute rice supper

20-minute rice supper

Prep: 5 mins Cook: 15 mins
Serves 4
Superhealthy - good source of omega-3s

20-minute seafood pasta

20-minute seafood pasta

Ready in 20 mins
Serves 4
Make a low-fat, satisfying dish in minutes - ideal for Friday nights

3-in-1 brown-buttered winter vegetables

3-in-1 brown-buttered winter vegetables

Prep: 10 mins Cook: 20 mins
Serves 6
Save yourself time and washing-up on Christmas Day by cooking carrots, leeks and Brussels sprouts together along with butter and sage for a perfect side dish

5-a-day couscous

5-a-day couscous

Prep: 10 mins Cook: 30 mins
Serves 1
Rebecca Roberts serves roasted courgette, carrots, red onion, tomatoes and mushrooms with couscous and chicken in this recipe for one

5 easy pizza toppings

5 easy pizza toppings

Prep: 10 mins - 15 mins Cook: 20 mins
Serves 2
Knock up a quick dough base then choose one of these exciting toppings for an easy homemade Italian feast

Easy Christmas pudding

Easy Christmas pudding

Prep: 2 hrs, 45 mins - 3 hrs Including steaming
Serves 8 - 10
A classic light, spiced Christmas pudding - so simple you don't even need any kitchen scales

A good steak & kidney pie

A good steak & kidney pie

Takes around 2¼ hours, plus chilling
Serves 6
An old favourite - a traditional steak and kidney pie, comfort food at its best.

A nice rice pudding

A nice rice pudding

Prep: 5 mins Cook: 2 hrs
Serves 4
Try this recipe for a low-fat rice pudding, which doesn't skimp on creaminess

A risotto for early summer

A risotto for early summer

Cook: 50 mins
Serves 1
Deliciously creamy risotto without being too rich

Açaí bowl

Açaí bowl

Prep: 5 mins No cook
Serves 1
Try this fruit-packed breakfast bowl for a quick, easy start to your day. Vary toppings according to the season – fresh berries or peaches work well in summer

Acquacotta

Acquacotta

Prep: 20 mins Cook: 40 mins
Serves 4 - 6
This traditional Tuscan soup, which means 'cooked water', is served with a poached egg for extra richness - a perfect starter or light lunch

Affogato al caffè (Vanilla ice cream & coffee)

Affogato al caffè (Vanilla ice cream & coffee)

Prep: 5 mins Plus freezing no cook
Serves 6
This heavenly combination is so simple - yet impressive

After-dinner mint cream

After-dinner mint cream

Prep: 10 mins No cook
Serves 6
This creamy syllabub is a spin on classic mint choc chip and a great way to use up leftover chocolates

Alaskan yule log

Alaskan yule log

Prep: 50 mins Cook: 35 mins - 45 mins plus 5 hrs freezing
Serves 8
Arctic roll meets baked Alaska in this ice cream filled chocolate log topped with meringue - an impressive dessert to make ahead for a dinner party

Alex's mega brownies

Alex's mega brownies

Prep: 10 mins Cook: 35 mins
Makes 16-20
Ten-year-old Alex from London shares this recipe for easy, really rich brownies

Broccoli and kale green soup

Broccoli and kale green soup

Prep: 15 mins Cook: 20 mins
Serves 2
This super healthy soup combines broccoli and kale with ginger, coriander and turmeric for a nutrient dense and low-fat lunch

All-American T-bone

All-American T-bone

Prep: 5 mins Cook: 12 mins
Serves 2
For a special supper, try this classic American cut from the sirloin. The steak has a T-shaped bone with meat on each side, perfect for sharing

All in-one bread sauce

All in-one bread sauce

Prep: 5 mins Cook: 15 mins
Serves 8
Christmas isn't complete without creamy bread sauce and this recipe is super-easy to make

All-in-one posh lamb balti

All-in-one posh lamb balti

Prep: 35 mins Cook: 4 hrs, 20 mins plus overnight marinating
Serves 5 - 6
Feed a crowd with this gorgeous slow-cooked curry made from tender lamb shanks

All-American chocolate chunk cookies

All-American chocolate chunk cookies

Takes 40-50 minutes
Makes 12 big cookies
Irresistible All-American chocolate chunk cookies

All-in-one gammon, egg & chips

All-in-one gammon, egg & chips

Prep: 5 mins Cook: 45 mins
Serves 1
Having a solo supper? Save on the washing up with this one-pan version of the old favourite

All-in-one leek & pork pot roast

All-in-one leek & pork pot roast

Prep: 15 mins Cook: 2 hrs
Serves 6
A cheap, easy Sunday lunch. Leeks are at their loveliest when they are slow cooked – they virtually melt

All-in-one roast chicken & veg

All-in-one roast chicken & veg

Prep: 10 mins Cook: 50 mins
Serves 2
Fancy the flavour of a roast, but not the fat? Try this simple, healthy one-pan recipe