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Best healthy curry recipes

I absolutely love curry, It’s always such a joy to try new flavours and combinations of ingredients, and it’s on my bucket-list to visit India to try some really authentic curries, and increase my knowledge around cooking them.  Most of the curry recipes that I come up with for The Slimming Foodie fall into the ‘quick and easy’ camp, as …

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Roasted tomato and red pepper soup

Roasted tomato and red pepper soup Simple to make, and super tasty- the perfect soup! 15 mins 1 hour 78 kcal 15 mins 1 hour 78 kcal SERVES 6 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 6 Difficulty EASY I love the roasting method for soups as not only can you just chop everything, chuck it in a roasting tin and forget about it, …

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Simple chicken casserole

Simple chicken casserole A simple and easy-to-make chicken casserole that the whole family will love 15 mins 1 hour 529 kcal 15 mins 1 HOUR 529 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY Sometimes the simplest meals are the best- just good ingredients and simple flavours. Chicken casserole is one of those things- Strip it back to the …

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Slow-cooker sweet potato, lentil and coconut curry

Slow-cooker sweet potato, lentil and coconut curry An easy and delicious slow-cooker curry that’s great for feeding a crowd, or portioning into the freezer for easy meals 15 mins 4 hours (slow-cook) 228 kcal 15 mins 4 hours (slow-cook) 228 kcal SERVES 6 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 6 Difficulty EASY This is a fantastic easy curry to make which requires little …

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Black bean, butternut squash & coconut curry

Black bean, butternut squash & coconut curry A tasty and easy to make vegetarian curry- great for feeding a crowd! 15 mins 45 mins 338 kcal 15 mins 45 mins 338 kcal SERVES 6 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 6 Difficulty EASY Curry is a fantastic meal to make if you are feeding a big group- you can prepare it in advance …

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Easy chana masala (chickpea curry)

Easy chana masala (chickpea curry) This curried chickpea dish is delicious, filling and low-cost! 10 mins 45 mins 211 kcal 10 mins 45 mins 211 kcal SERVES 8 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 8 Difficulty EASY Chana masala is a classic Indian side dish- it’s spicy, hearty and warming and this version is also super easy to make and bulked out with …

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Slow-cooker guide

why i love my slow-cooker If you’re familiar with my recipes, you’ll know that I love my slow-cooker! My Grandma sent one to me at my university accommodation via mail order in 2001, and it’s still going strong 19 years later! What’s so great about a slow-cooker? The joy of a slow-cooker is that it’s very ‘hands off’ cooking, often …

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The best autumn soups

The best Autumn soup recipes For me, Autumn in the time when I most want to eat soup. It’s cosy, warming and nourishing. Soups are a brilliant way of increasing your intake of vegetables, and also ideal for getting around fussy eaters by blending everything together. A hand-blender is an essential bit of kit for soup-making, and they really aren’t …

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Slow-roast Greek-style Welsh Lamb leg with chickpeas and tomatoes

Slow-roast Greek-style Welsh Lamb leg with chickpeas and tomatoes A fantastic alternative Sunday roast, all cooked on one tray! Greek inspired flavours of garlic, lemon, oregano and mint flavour this slow-roasted lamb-leg and a rich chickpea and tomato sauce. 10 mins 25 min 450 kcal 10 mins 25 min 450 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY Disclosure: …