Canned Food Recipes

Festive Eve’s Pudding

If you like to bake, have a sweet tooth, and don't want to spend hours in the kitchen, this one's for you! A classic sponge topping over a speedy short-cut apple pie filling. All you need is some Greek yogurt or canned custard to serve.

This delicious recipe was created by Azmina Govindji for Love Canned Food.

Chickpea & Spinach Curry

For tonight's dinner, ditch the takeaway and enjoy this speedy creation that will also be kind to your wallet. You’re just three cans away from an aromatic healthy dish.


Pro Tip: Add more chilli if desired and serve hot with steamed rice and plain yoghurt.


This delicious recipe was created by Azmina Govindji 
for Love Canned Food.

 

Pasta Puttanesca

This dish mixes the ideas of the traditional Italian dish, with our favourite canned fish. Besides the taste, our favourite thing about this recipe is that it only uses one pan… result!

This delicious recipe was made by Azmina Govindji for Love Canned Food.

Thai Prawn Green Curry

Need to know how to impress someone in 15 minutes? THIS recipe. Loaded full of canned vegetables, this recipe can be ready before you’ve even had a chance to set the table. Guest entertaining made easy!

Pastrami-style Corn Beef Sliders with a Fried Egg

For a delicious variation on the American classic, try switching your usual meat with corned beef for these scrummy sliders. Topped with a freshly cooked egg for an extra protein boost, these are not only yummy they’re filling, too. Packed with flavour and perfect to eat with friends or family, they’re quick and easy to make so you won’t be slaving away in the kitchen for hours.

Overnight Oats with Fruit

For a tasty and convenient breakfast, try these overnight oats made with juicy canned fruit. This deliciously filling morning meal will keep you going till lunchtime and little ones will love the fruity flavour. Quick, easy and can be prepared in minutes!

Banana and Prune Muffins

Canned prunes are so easy to use, so why not try these light and fluffy muffins? They’re packed full of fibre and make the perfect mid-morning snack or guilt-free breakfast to keep you fuller for longer.

Easy Chicken and Pea Curry

For an easy alternative to a takeaway, try this quick and delicious curry made with canned chicken soup, which has all the taste of fresh. Cooked in under 20 minutes, this curry recipe is easy to follow and can be served with either brown rice or naan bread.

Minced Beef Burritos

This recipe mixes traditional Mexican flavours with crunchy vegetables and high fibre canned pulses to create burritos the whole family can enjoy after a busy day. Serve with wholemeal wraps and a sprinkle of cheese for even more flavour and calcium to help support growing bones.

Three Bean Tacos

For a delicious, protein-rich family meal, try these tasty three bean tacos using canned beans. Fun to make and full of fibre, serve them with fresh coriander and sliced jalapenos for an optional extra kick! Why not get the kids involved to make their own?

Peach Pancakes

For a fruity breakfast or as a quick and easy dessert using fruit, this peach pancakes recipe is ideal. Made with semi-skimmed milk and tasty canned peaches, this dish is a great way to cook with the kids! Easy to follow and ready in minutes…

Mackerel with Mango Salsa

Packed full with oily fish and aromatic, juicy fruit, this quick and easy canned mackerel starter recipe is perfect to enjoy with friends and family. Or if you’re hungry, turn it into a nutritious lunch for one. Using canned mackerel saves both time and waste – making your life easier.

Chorizo, Halloumi and Tomato Pasta

This pasta dish mixes Mediterranean flavours with nutritious canned vegetables and pulses to create a smoky, delicious family meal. Ideal for lunch or dinner, add as many vegetables as you like in the mix and enjoy served with a side salad. Check out this quick and easy-to-follow recipe below...

Creamy Chicken and Mushroom Pie

If you’re a home-made pie lover but can’t be bothered with the fuss, this recipe is for you. It uses speedy life-savers like canned chicken in white sauce, mushrooms and sweetcorn so you don’t have to create the filling from scratch.

This delicious recipe was created by Azmina Govindji for Love Canned Food.

Greek Chicken Salad

This is a great recipe to use up any leftover chicken! Classic Mediterranean ingredients like

olives and feta are combined with convenient canned beans, fresh herbs and tomatoes

to bring colourful Greek cuisine to your table in minutes.

This delicious recipe was created by Azmina Govindji for Love Canned Food.

Tuna and Tomato Pasta Bake

A classic recipe which has the twist of half-fat ingredients like crème fraiche to

make it a healthier option. It’s also quick to make as it uses kitchen cupboard essentials like

dried pasta, canned tomatoes and tuna. Serve with a simple green salad.

This delicious recipe was created by Azmina Govindji for Love Canned Food.

Mushroom and Jalapeño Pizza

This short-cut pizza is a treat for the whole family and is a fun way to get the kids

creative in the kitchen. No need to make your own dough; as we use pre-bought pizza bases in this recipe.

This delicious recipe was created by Azmina Govindji for Love Canned Food.

Pork Chops with Minted Pea Puree

Pork chops are a classic family favourite. In this recipe, they are brought to life using quick

and easy shortcuts like canned potatoes and peas to make a colourful family meal in just

over half an hour.

This delicious recipe was created by Azmina Govindji for Love Canned Food.