Best of: 30 Minutes or Less

Crunched for time? We hear you – here are some of our favourite Points-friendly recipes you can whip up in half an hour.
Published August 19, 2020

Healthy eating doesn’t have to be a complicated or time-consuming endeavour, and these recipes prove it! From breakfast to dessert and everything in-between, the following mouthwatering options can all be made in 30 minutes or less. 


With such a wide range of quick and easy breakfast options to choose from, you can say goodbye to your go-to weekday meal of cold cereal and toast. Whether you prefer to start the day with a touch of sweetness or with something on the savoury side, these recipes are ideal for busy mornings as well as laid-back brunches.

Soups, salads and sandwiches

When lunchtime rolls around (or you’re in the mood for a lighter meal) these enticing recipes will have you thinking outside the box. Make a big batch of soup and freeze pre-portioned leftovers to defrost in the microwave or fridge overnight for a last-minute fuss-free meal. You’ll discover that many of the salads are quite hardy, meaning they can be prepared at the beginning of the week and enjoyed over the next three to four days.

Main meals

Tired and thinking of splurging on delivery? These nourishing main meals can be made in less time than it takes for pizza to arrive. These recipes range from traditional comfort foods to new and interesting takes on old favourites. Why get take-out when you can opt for a homemade meal in 30 minutes or less?