17+ idiot proof recipes all students should learn

Super quick pizza muffin recipe

Student cooking needn’t be hard and these super easy recipes prove it.

From quick snacks to homely meals, all of these super easy student recipes are (almost) impossible to get wrong.

Pasta bakes

turkey pastabake
Cheap, simple to make and (almost) impossible to mess up, pasta bake is a student staple – 15+ Pasta Bake Student Recipes That Are Easy To Make.

Homemade toad in the hole recipe

It has just five ingredients and can't go wrong. > Homemade toad in the hole recipe


blt wraps recipe
Quick and easy, from breakfast burritos to lunch time snacks, here’s some 25+ varying wrap recipes and ideas that are super easy to put together.

Stir fry

Easy Chinese chicken stir-fry 1Stir-fry recipes are super quick, easy to make and need just the one pan – see all our stir fry student recipes


chicken and cheese quesadillas recipes 3You need to be something rather odd to cook a quesadillas wrong.


student recipes toasties
Toasties are simple to make and you can shove pretty much anything between two slices of fried bread, even a cheese burger. > 9 yummy toastie ideas

Easy chicken korma

Make this homemade, one pan chicken korma curry and save money by avoiding the takeaways. > Easy chicken korma

Fruit crumbles

strawberry crumble recipe b2Mix flour, butter and sugar to make a simple crumble can be sprinkled on chop up fruit for a crispy crumble pudding. Try a classic apple crumble recipe or this super strawberry crumble.

Pizza nachos

pizza nachos recipe

Pizza nachos: For when you just can’t decide which of the two tasty staples you want to eat. > Pizza nachos

Beans on toast nine ways

It can't get any simpler than beans on toast, here are some ideas to make them more interesting! > Beans on toast nine ways

Tuna melt

Tuck into this yummy (and super cheap) ultimate tuna melt toastie in just minutes! > Tuna melt

Pizza bagels

This 3 ingredient pizza bagel recipe is a must for students requiring just a toaster and a microwave. > Pizza bagels


cheese omletteEgg omelettes are trivial and take only minutes – try this basic omelette recipe, one packed with veggies or with a melting cheese and onion. filling.

Oven chicken fajitas

fajitas student recipe 1

This super simple, one dish chicken fajitas recipe makes for a great meal that you can easily scale up or down. > Oven chicken fajitas


An easy student bolognese recipe that is fool proof to cook! > Bolognese

Easy Peasy Mince recipe

Easy Peasy Mince

An idiot proof mince recipe with plenty of vegetables. > Easy Peasy Mince recipe

Ultimate Christmas dinner

Budget Christmas dinner: This budget busting Xmas roast chicken recipe costs less than a tenner and can serve up to six people. > Ultimate Christmas dinner

Eggs all sorts of ways

student recipes howto 02Fried, poaches, scrambled or boiled, on their own, in salads or in pies, there’s so many ways to use eggs the list is endless – see all of our recipes with eggs here.

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