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Healthy Main Dishes

Looking for healthy main dishes? Find healthy main dishes including easy healthy dinners, healthy chicken main dishes, and more healthy dinners ideas.

Ham-Stuffed Jumbo Shells

Ham-Stuffed Jumbo Shells

Ham-Stuffed Jumbo Shells

This is a good way to use up leftover ham. I made it for a family reunion, and the dish came back empty. I also received a lot of requests for the recipe. —Leona Reuer of Medina, North Dakota

Pork Loin with Currant Sauce

Pork Loin with Currant Sauce

Pork Loin with Currant Sauce

I serve this roast often to family and friends...and someone at the table always asks for the recipe. To complete the meal, I make stir-fried green beans and a lightened-up version of twice-baked potatoes. —Edie Urso of Spokane, Washington

Fruited Pork Chops

Fruited Pork Chops

Fruited Pork Chops

Here's one of my favorite slow-cooker recipes. I often prepare these tender chops with pineapple sauce for guests. I like to serve them with brown rice. —Cindy Ragan of North Huntingdon, Pennsylvania
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Jamaican Pork Tenderloin

Jamaican Pork Tenderloin

Jamaican Pork Tenderloin

This recipe is perfect for barbecues and parties! A spicy citrus marinade adds plenty of flavor to the tenderloin overnight. Then you can grill the meat in just minutes the next day. —Rosetta Hockett of Colorado Springs, Colorado

Pork Soft-Shell Tacos

Pork Soft-Shell Tacos

Pork Soft-Shell Tacos

It's hard to find recipes that have enough flavor to satisfy my husband without overwhelming our kids. This Southwestern take on pork tenderloin earned a thumbs-up from them all! —Margaret Steele of North Vancouver, British Columbia

Contest-Winning Pork Chops with Apple Stuffing

Contest-Winning Pork Chops with Apple Stuffing

Contest-Winning Pork Chops with Apple Stuffing

Here's an easy way to dress up plain old pork chops&151;top them with a moist apple stuffing! Apples and pork always seem to go together so well...this makes a wonderful fall meal. —Alta Looney of Howard, Ohio

BBQ Country Ribs

BBQ Country Ribs

BBQ Country Ribs

I created this sauce 45 years ago when I adapted a recipe I saw in a magazine. The original called for much more oil. I usually triple the sauce and keep some in my freezer to use on chicken , beef or pork. —Barbara Gerriets of Topeka, Kansas

Rio Grande Pork Roast

Rio Grande Pork Roast

Rio Grande Pork Roast

Years ago, I used this recipe many times during in-store promotions when I was the Nebraska Pork Industry Queen. It is still a family favorite and one I like to make when we have company. —Konnie McKown of Ringgold, Georgia

Pork Cabbage Stir-Fry

Pork Cabbage Stir-Fry

Pork Cabbage Stir-Fry

The ginger comes through nicely in this colorful stir-fry that is lower in fat and sodium than many. It's great served over steamed rice or cooked noodles. —Marcie Nor of Macungie, Pennsylvania

Spicy Turkey Stir-Fry

Spicy Turkey Stir-Fry

Spicy Turkey Stir-Fry

"This is one of my husband's favorite recipes, and he doesn't even know it is good for him!" writes Alexandra Armitage of Nottingham, New Hampshire.

Stir-Fried Chicken Marinara

Stir-Fried Chicken Marinara

Stir-Fried Chicken Marinara

This hearty dish is chock-full of chicken and vegetables. "I'm always looking for ways to lighten up menus," notes Bonnie Buckley of Kansas City, Missouri, who sent the recipe.
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