When it comes to lunchtime, it’s easy to make a less-than-inspired choice. The convenience of quick fix meal deals in every supermarket and unhealthy fast food options around the corner from the office never quite leave us feeling as good as we should at midday. But, convenience doesn’t have to mean compromise. Our healthy lunch recipes are simple to prepare and are so packed full of flavour and good stuff that you’ll be the envy of your colleagues. Take a look through our light lunch ideas below and make your al desko dining a little bit more exciting.
Nourishing Teriyaki Tenderstem® broccoli & Shiitake Mushroom, Smoked Mackerel, Red Rice Congee
Chinese congee is warming, perfectly comforting and especially nourishing. It is a Chinese ‘soul’ food. Juliette Kellow BSc RD, a registered dietician and fan of…
Tenderstem® broccoli, Paneer & Carrot Sambhal Served with Poodla & Pink Lady® Raita
A lovely Indian-inspired vegetarian recipe here, for the adventurous cook. Poodla, incidentally, is a chickpea crêpe.
Tenderstem® broccoli, Horseradish, Pink Lady® Apple & Toasted Hazelnut Salad
A super summery collision of flavours in this light salad: sweet, savoury and sharp.
Tenderstem® broccoli & Beef Pattani Salad
A brilliant, fresh and fiery salad to serve with steak. If you’re afraid of heat, stay away. Or use less chilli. That would also work.
Vegetarian Tenderstem® broccoli & Cornish Blue Cheese Pasty
Tenderstem® broccoli has teamed up with food blogger, The Hedge Combers (hedgecombers.com), to create this twist on a classic Cornish pasty. The perfect vegetarian recipe…
Tenderstem® broccoli Galette with Lardons, Mushrooms & Brie
A pleasing assortment of flavours, brought together in a pastry. This savoury treat works well as a party snack.
Warm Salad of Tenderstem® broccoli & Chickpeas
A warm salad, yes, but one that is full of summery flavours and ideal for a picnic.