Top rated Hello Chef recipes in 2021

By Dec 28, 2021 Recipes

As the year draws to a close, let’s take a look back at the top rated Hello Chef recipes in 2021. 

This year saw a number of changes take place at Hello Chef. We launched our brand-new look, refreshed our website and brought you more flexibility with 3, 4, and 5 recipe boxes. But one thing that remained the same was our great tasting recipes, with some firm favourites shining through for our customers week in, week out. Here, we reflect on the top rated Hello Chef recipes of 2021. Did your favourites make the list?

Swedish Meatballs with Peas, Mash and Pickled Cucumber

top rated Hello Chef recipes 2021

“Always a winner,” according to one customer, it’s no surprise to see that this family favourite is amongst our most loved. It’s the perfect midweek meal that brings comfort, familiarity and great flavours to the table. It’s also one of our Weekly Classics, meaning you’ll never have to wait long to try it again!

For the full Swedish Meatballs recipe, click here. 

Paneer Makhni: Creamy Indian Tomato and Cheese Curry

This popular cheese curry was likened to being “as good as any takeaway” by one customer, proving that it truly is a fakeaway favourite! If you haven’t tried a paneer curry before, be sure to keep an eye out for this next time it hits our Weekly Menu – you won’t be disappointed!

For the full Paneer Makhni recipe, click here.

Chicken Tikka Masala with Cucumber Salad

top rated Hello Chef recipes 2021

The second Indian dish to grace our top rated recipes is one of our all-time favourites. “A massive yes, yes, yes from everyone,” said one customer – need we say anymore?

For the full Chicken Tikka Masala recipe, click here.

Sunny Chicken Pan with Tomato Salad

This simple dish is great for nights when you’re craving some indulgence, but don’t want to overdo it on heavy carbs or high calories. Our delicious, creamy chicken ticks all of the boxes, with many customers referring to it as a real “crowd pleaser!”

For the full Sunny Chicken Pan recipe, click here. 

One-pot Laksa with Pulled Chicken and Snow Peas

“Delicious, plentiful and – most importantly – very easy to make!” What more could you ask for in a midweek meal? Our customers loved this one, with one remarking that it was “heaven in a bowl.” Our work here is done!

For the full One-pot Laksa recipe, click here. 

9oz Fillet of Beef with Roast Potatoes and Green Beans

Nothing says gourmet like a hearty steak dinner at home. Our steak recipes have become increasingly popular in 2021, with the quality even likened to “eating at a Michelin Star restaurant” by one customer. Have you tried our steak recipes yet?

For the full 9oz Fillet of Beef recipe, click here.

Pan-fried Salmon with Italian Rocket Salad and Balsamic Dressing

If you’re a salad lover, be sure to bookmark this one for next time it comes along on our Weekly Menu. “One of the best salads on the menu,” remarked one customer. 

For the full Pan-fried Salmon with Italian Rocket Salad recipe, click here. 

Chilli Chicken with Cauliflower Fried Rice

top rated Hello Chef recipes

This low-carb favourite is one of our most popular in the range and combines fiery hot chicken with a low-cal fried rice alternative. New to cauli rice? It’s a great way of adding to your five-a-day while keeping your calorie count low!

For the full Chilli Chicken with Cauliflower Fried Rice recipe, click here. 

Halloumi Tacos with Pineapple Salsa and Chipotle Cream

top rated Hello Chef recipes

Though not a new recipe (it topped our top 10 family friendly recipes in 2020), these quick and easy tacos are not to be missed. Salty halloumi and sweet pineapple are a match made in heaven, and we’re sure it’ll be a hit with everyone at the table!

For the full Halloumi Tacos recipe, click here. 

Cottage Pie: Beef and Mashed Potato Casserole

top rated Hello Chef recipes 2021

Sometimes, all you need is a plateful of hearty, comfort food to brighten up your day. If you’re searching for inspiration, look no further. This delicious bake is perfect for feeding a crowd with minimal fuss and maximum flavour. 

For the full Cottage Pie recipe, click here. 

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