The BEST Episodes of Jamie's 30 Minute Meals
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Nov 20, 2019
Network: Channel 4
Jamie's back in the kitchen, and this time he's against the clock After his culinary tour in Jamie Does, Jamie Oliver is bringing his culinary inspiration back home to boost our kitchen confidence in the revolutionary new cooking show, Jamie's 30 Minute Meals . In this amazing new show, Jamie makes mouth-watering family meals from scratch with every half-hour episode playing out in real time. To keep you on track, Jamie will take you step-by-step through the cookery process. Forget staged food shows with clever editing, this is the real deal - not one carrot has been peeled beforehand, or one pan sneakily preheated.
#1 - Killer Jerk Chicken
Season 1 - Episode 20
Chef Jamie Oliver presents a step-by-step guide to preparing jerk chicken with rice and beans, chopped salad and chargrilled corn. Last in the series.
#2 - Stuffed Focaccia
Season 1 - Episode 13
Jamie Oliver shows how to prepare focaccia stuffed with prosciutto and celeriac remoulade, served with dressed mozzarella and fresh lemon and lime granita, all in half an hour.
#3 - Chicken Skewers
Season 2 - Episode 18
Jamie cooks chicken skewers with amazing satay sauce which he serves with a fiery noodle salad, followed by fruit and mint sugar.
#4 - Fish Tray Bake
Season 1 - Episode 11
Jamie Oliver presents a step-by-step guide to making a fish tray bake with Jersey Royal potatoes, salsa verde and a simple spinach salad, followed by banoffee pie.
#5 - Duck Salad
Season 1 - Episode 7
Jamie prepares a duck salad with giant croutons and demonstrates an easy recipe for rice pudding with stewed fruit.
#6 - Spaghetti
Season 2 - Episode 3
Jamie creates a spaghetti alla puttanesca with crunchy salad, garlic bread, and silky chocolate ganache in just 30 minutes.
#7 - Steak Sarnie
Season 1 - Episode 9
Jamie Oliver presents another real-time cookery demonstration, preparing a steak sandwich with crispy new potatoes, cheesy mushrooms and beetroot salad.
#8 - Cauliflower Macaroni
Season 1 - Episode 12
The chef makes cauliflower macaroni, and prepares a chicory salad with a unique dressing, followed by stewed fruit.
#9 - Steak Indian-Style
Season 2 - Episode 16
Jamie prepares steak Indian-style with spinach and paneer salad, naan breads and a mango dessert.
#10 - Smoky Haddock Corn Chowder
Season 1 - Episode 17
Jamie prepares smoky haddock corn chowder, spiced tiger prawns, rainbow salad and raspberry and elderflower slushie.
#11 - Roast Beef
Season 1 - Episode 3
Jamie Oliver shows how to make roast beef with baby Yorkshire puddings, little carrots, crispy potatoes and gravy in half an hour.
#12 - Moroccan Lamb
Season 1 - Episode 14
Jamie Oliver shows how to make Moroccan lamb chops, served with flatbreads, herby couscous, stuffed peppers and pomegranate - all in half an hour.
#13 - Asian Style Salmon
Season 1 - Episode 19
Jamie shows how to make Asian-style salmon, noodle broth, beanspout salad and lychee desert in under half an hour.
#14 - Trapani-Style Rigatoni
Season 2 - Episode 8
Jamie creates Trapani-style rigatoni with griddled chicory salad, rocket and parmesan salad, and limoncello kinda trifle in just 30 minutes.
#15 - Thai Green Curry
Season 2 - Episode 2
Jamie creates a Thai green curry with crispy chicken, kimchee slaw and rice noodles in just 30 minutes.
#16 - Chicken Pie
Season 1 - Episode 10
Chef Jamie Oliver demonstrates how to cook a chicken pie with French-style peas and sweet carrot mash, before preparing berries with shortbread and Chantilly cream.
#17 - Rogan Josh
Season 1 - Episode 6
Jamie Oliver presents a step-by-step guide to making a rogan josh curry with rice, carrot salad, poppadoms and flatbread.
#18 - Wonky Summer Pasta
Season 2 - Episode 12
Jamie prepares a delicious feast of wonky summer pasta, herby salad, and drop pear tartlets.
#19 - Tasty Crusted Cod
Season 2 - Episode 17
Tasty crusted cod with "my mashy peas," tartare sauce and warm garden salad all feature on Jamie's menu today.
#20 - Jool's Pasta and Jam and Frangipane Tarts
Season 1 - Episode 5
Jamie Oliver prepares 'Pregnant Jools's Pasta' with crunchy chicory and watercress salad, and little frangipane tarts.
#21 - Thai Red Prawn Curry
Season 1 - Episode 2
Jamie cooked a tasty Thai dinner with papaya platter as one of his 30 Minute Meals.
#22 - Oozy Mushroom Risotto
Season 1 - Episode 8
Jamie Oliver shows how to cook oozy mushroom risotto with spinach salad, and quick lemon and raspberry cheesecake, all in 30 minutes.
#23 - Mustard Chicken
Season 2 - Episode 7
Jamie creates mustard chicken with quick dauphinoise potatoes, greens, and black forest affogato in just 30 minutes.
#24 - Spring Lamb
Season 2 - Episode 6
Jamie creates spring lamb with vegetable platter, mint sauce, chianti gravy and chocolate fondue in just 30 minutes.
#25 - Rib Eye Stir Fry
Season 2 - Episode 1
Jamie creates a rib eye steak stir fry with dan dan noodles and chilled hibiscus tea in just 30 minutes.