Dinner Tonight: September 2014
Southwest Pinto Bean Burgers
Featuring fresh cilantro, jalapenos, and corn kernels, these hearty, quick-cooking pinto bean burgers are made even more memorable with a tongue-tingling chipotle mayo.
Southwest Pinto Bean Burgers Recipe
Pasta with Fresh Tomato-Basil Sauce
Fresh ingredients pump up this quick-and-easy Meatless Monday dish. For a more dramatic presentation, use multicolored cherry tomatoes. Though we paired this chunky sauce with fettuccine, it would also be nice with short pasta like penne or farfalle.
Pasta with Fresh Tomato-Basil Sauce Recipe
Skillet Chicken Souvlaki
A homemade yogurt sauce and simple chicken strips come together to make an over-the-top good Mediterranean meal at home. Serve with a simple side salad.
Skillet Chicken Souvlaki Recipe
Sausage-Spinach Rice Bowl
This quick, easy sausage and spinach rice bowl recipe is a one-dish meal that can be ready in 10 minutes flat. Use precooked brown rice, hot Italian turkey sausage, and fresh baby spinach. Serve with garlic toast, if desired.
Sausage-Spinach Rice Bowl Recipe
Coconut and Basil Steamed Mussels
Impress guests with this elegant and easy main dish. Pair with spinach and scallion rice for a complete meal in about 20 minutes.
Coconut and Basil Steamed Mussels Recipe
Chipotle Chicken Taco Salad
Serve a zesty chicken taco salad drizzled with a chipotle chile, cumin, and cilantro dressing. The smokiness of the chipotle brings out the rich flavors of the roasted chicken breasts.
Chipotle Chicken Taco Salad Recipe
Feta Chicken and Vegetables
Crumbled feta cheese and fresh vegetable strips bring the flavor of the Mediterranean to the table in no time with this quick all-in-one dish.
Feta Chicken and Vegetables Recipe
Mushroom, Steak, and Poblano Tacos
This Tex-Mex favorite tastes as good as it looks. Please your family by letting everyone choose their own toppings to add to the tacos.
Mushroom, Steak, and Poblano Tacos Recipe
Two-Step Macaroni and Cheese
Quick and easy comfort food satisfies the stomach and the soul in this four-ingredient dish. Toss in crumbled cooked bacon and serve with buttery steamed broccoli to round out the meal.
Two-Step Macaroni and Cheese Recipe
Chicken with Lemon-Leek Linguine
Add fresh flavors to a weeknight staple with this family-friendly menu that's ready in just 30 minutes.
Chicken with Lemon-Leek Linguine Recipe
Peppery Monterey Jack Pasta Salad
Enjoy a Mediterranean-inspired supper for a quick-fix meal. Serve alongside Asiago breadsticks.
Peppery Monterey Jack Pasta Salad Recipe
Bacon, Arugula, and Shrimp Salad
Chicken Cordon Bleu
Spirals of ham and cheese create the filling for this 35-minute, lightened version of Chicken Cordon Bleu. Fix mashed potatoes and a side of green beans while the chicken bakes.
Chicken Cordon Bleu Recipe
Spinach and Feta-Stuffed Focaccia
This calzone-like roll mixes fresh spinach with cheese, raisins, and pine nuts—a flavor combination reminiscent of the Mediterranean.
Spinach and Feta-Stuffed Focaccia Recipe
Greek Lamb Chops and Mint Yogurt Sauce
Give lamb chops a Greek twist with the addition of fresh oregano and a minty yogurt sauce.
Greek Lamb Chops and Mint Yogurt Sauce Recipe
Ready in less than 20 minutes, Ricotta-Spinach Pasta is the perfect solution for a quick and easy Meatless Monday dish.
Ricotta-Spinach Pasta Recipe
Balsamic-Glazed Chicken Sandwiches
Balsamic vinegar cooks down to a glaze that clings to the sandwich fillings, adding a hint of sweetness and a touch of acidity.
Balsamic-Glazed Chicken Sandwiches Recipe
Spicy Shrimp and Grits
Crank up the heat (in your weeknight meal, that is!) and serve a spicier version of this Southern favorite.
Spicy Shrimp and Grits Recipe
Chicken and Herb White Pizza
Instead of the usual tomato sauce, make a white sauce for your pizza and top with shredded chicken and fresh oregano, chives, and parsley.
Chicken and Herb White Pizza Recipe
Pepper and Garlic-Crusted Tenderloin Steaks
Pepper and Garlic-Crusted Tenderloin Steaks Recipe
Patty Melts with Grilled Onions
Juicy hamburgers are packed with flavor from the sweet onions and spicy mustard. For a sharper onion taste, use white or red onions in place of Vidalias.
Patty Melts with Grilled Onions Recipe
Fall Vegetable Curry
Embrace the beginning of autumn in a 30-minute vegetarian meal featuring sweet potato, chickpeas, and cauliflower.
Fall Vegetable Curry Recipe
Kung Pao Chicken
Drop the takeout menu! We cut calories and sodium by making this Asian stir-fry favorite at home. This recipe delivers authentic flavor in less than 30 minutes.
Kung Pao Chicken Recipe
Turkey and Bean Chili
Make this low-calorie chili in just 20 minutes for a quick, one-pot supper. Serve with cornbread to complete the meal.
Turkey and Bean Chili Recipe
Cider-Glazed Chicken with Pecan Rice
With chicken cutlets and boil-in-bag rice, this unique take on the chicken-and-rice dinner couldn’t be easier (or faster!) to make.
Cider-Glazed Chicken with Pecan Rice Recipe
Spicy Sausage and Mushroom Pizza
Hot sausage gives this classic pizza a welcome spicy kick, and choosing turkey rather than traditional pork sausage keeps the calories and fat down.
Spicy Sausage and Mushroom Pizza Recipe
Quick Fall Minestrone
Make the most of fall produce like butternut squash and kale in this hearty vegetarian soup. Pasta and beans make it especially filling.
Quick Fall Minestrone Recipe
Orzo Salad with Chickpeas, Dill, and Lemon
An easy four-ingredient dressing brings bright flavor to a dinner salad packed with fresh veggies, herbs, and feta cheese.
Orzo Salad with Chickpeas, Dill, and Lemon Recipe
Chicken and Cashews
Top tender chicken with an Asian-inspired sauce packed with cashews, honey, and sesame oil. Serve this one-dish dinner over instant rice for a delicious dinner in about 10 minutes.
Chicken and Cashews Recipe
Salisbury Steak with Mushroom Gravy
At less than 200 calories per serving, you can feel good about serving this comforting salisbury steak meal to your family.
Salisbury Steak with Mushroom Gravy Recipe