Share:

Quick Main Dish Recipes

Looking for more quick main dish recipes? Find many more quick main dish recipes, healthy quick main dish recipes, and quick main dish recipe ideas.

Pizza Snacks

Pizza Snacks

Pizza Snacks

"Since pizza is a big favorite with my teenagers, I like to keep these crispy snacks on hand," says Ruby Williams of Bogalusa, Louisiana. "Loaded with toppings, they go right from the freezer to the oven with little time and effort. And they're always a hit."

Salsa Chicken

Salsa Chicken

Salsa Chicken

Perfect for guests or family meals, this chicken is full of color and flavor. The simple sauce is tasty over pork chops, too. Some mornings, I put the ingredients in the slow cooker.—Patty Burk, Nanaimo, British Columbia

Maple-Glazed Grilled Salmon

Maple-Glazed Grilled Salmon

Maple-Glazed Grilled Salmon

My brother-in-law once made a sweet glaze for salmon. I lightened up a similar recipe. Grilling gives the salmon palate-pleasing taste and eye-appealing flair, making it perfect for weeknight suppers as well as weekend dinner parties.—Kate Selner, St. Paul, Minnesota
Advertise with us
ADVERTISEMENT

Montego Bay Chicken

Montego Bay Chicken

Montego Bay Chicken

You don't need high-fat ingredients to make this grilled chicken taste good. The marinade both flavors and tenderizes the meat. —Julie De Matteo, Clementon, New Jersey

Crispy Salmon Steaks

Crispy Salmon Steaks

Crispy Salmon Steaks

My husband and I had always enjoyed fish, but I could never make it quite right until I found this recipe. The first time I made it, I knew I had a winner. -Maxine Pheasant, Mt. Airy, Maryland

Shrimp with Basil-Mango Sauce

Shrimp with Basil-Mango Sauce

Shrimp with Basil-Mango Sauce

Instead of serving cold shrimp with cocktail sauce, prepare this simple basil sauce and top it with tender cooked shrimp. It's a fun and fancy appetizer. —Ken Hulme, Prescott, Arizona

Tangy Sirloin Strips

Tangy Sirloin Strips

Tangy Sirloin Strips

My love of cooking started when I was trying to earn my Girl Scout cooking badge. My family savors the sweet sauce on these skewers. —Joanne Haldeman, Bainbridge, Pennsylvania

Hurry-Up Tuna Supper

Hurry-Up Tuna Supper

Hurry-Up Tuna Supper

All kinds of convenience products—including canned tuna, frozen vegetables and instant rice—are used to prepare this satisfying supper from Dorothy Pritchett, Wills Point, Texas.

Almond Vegetable Chicken Stir-Fry

Almond Vegetable Chicken Stir-Fry

Almond Vegetable Chicken Stir-Fry

Margaret Wilson of Hemet, California shared the recipe for this yummy mainstay. Pineapple juice, ginger and soy sauce lend a slightly tangy flavor to the chicken strips and veggies in this pretty blend. A package of frozen vegetables speeds along the prep time, making this a quick meal for busy weeknights.

Poached Halibut

Poached Halibut

Poached Halibut

Rosadene Herold of Likeville, Indiana relies on her microwave to get delicious whitefish on the table in no time.

Dijon Grilled Pork Chops

Dijon Grilled Pork Chops

Dijon Grilled Pork Chops

"My mom gave me the recipe for these savory chops with a sweet and tangy marinade," relates Babette Watterson from Atglen, Pennsylvania. "The apple juice and Dijon mustard complement the pork nicely. With a vegetable and some rice or pasta, you have a meal."
Advertise with us
ADVERTISEMENT
Advertise with us
ADVERTISEMENT