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Simple Recipes

Find simple recipes from our Simple and Delicious Magazine. Get simple recipes for appetizers, breakfast, dinner, and more simple recipes by course.

Chile Relleno Sandwiches

Chile Relleno Sandwiches

Chile Relleno Sandwiches

Since I retired over 20 years ago, I don't cook as much anymore, but I love to make these zippy sandwiches.—Gladys Hill, Quilin, Missouri

Lemon-Lime Mousse

Lemon-Lime Mousse

Lemon-Lime Mousse

"For a light and refreshing dessert after any meal, try this tangy citrus treat," suggests field editor Kathryn Anderson of Wallkill, New York.

Peachy Pork Chops

Peachy Pork Chops

Peachy Pork Chops

Pork and peaches team for a palate-pleasing combination in this hearty main dish. The sweet peaches dot the stuffing and make an appealing golden glaze. Even the pickiest eaters will love these tempting stuffed chops. -Brenda DuFresne, Midland, Michigan
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Summer Squash and Bell Pepper Saute with Bacon

Summer Squash and Bell Pepper Saute with Bacon

Summer Squash and Bell Pepper Saute with Bacon

YELLOW SQUASH with colorful bell peppers makes an attractive and delicious combination that goes well with many entrees. I enjoy experimenting with new recipes, and fortunately, my husband likes new dishes appearing on the table. -Maxine Lynch, Boise City, Oklahoma

Hearty Wild Rice Soup

Hearty Wild Rice Soup

Hearty Wild Rice Soup

When I was a judge at a local fair, this soup recipe received my highest score. Of all the recipes I tasted that day, it was the only one I went home with and has been a winner ever since. —Kathy Herink, Gladbrook, Iowa

Chunky Chicken Noodle Soup

Chunky Chicken Noodle Soup

Chunky Chicken Noodle Soup

Marjoram and thyme come through nicely in this old-fashioned soup that tastes just like Grandma used to make. You can modify the recipe to include vegetables your family enjoys. My kids love carrots, so I always toss in extra. —Coleen Martin, Brookfield, Wisconsin

Glazed Sprouts and Carrots

Glazed Sprouts and Carrots

Glazed Sprouts and Carrots

This recipe uses simple seasonings to turn this vegetable duo into a special side dish. It complements any dinner menu.—Page Alexander, Baldwin City, Kansas

Sweet and Tangy Barbecue Sauce

Sweet and Tangy Barbecue Sauce

Sweet and Tangy Barbecue Sauce

This sweet and tangy basting sauce came from my husband's family. With just four ingredients, it's simple to stir up. A speedy alternative to bottled sauce, it can be brushed on chicken, ribs, pork or even turkey. —Jenine Schmidt, Stoughton, Wisconsin

Sweet-Sour Lettuce Salad

Sweet-Sour Lettuce Salad

Sweet-Sour Lettuce Salad

This super-quick salad dressing is a breeze to shake up when you're in a hurry. "It's refreshing, slightly sweet flavor compliments fresh lettuce and crisp bacon bits quite nicely," remarks Lois Fetting of Nelson, Wisconsin.

Chocolate Pretzel Rings

Chocolate Pretzel Rings

Chocolate Pretzel Rings

If you like chocolate-covered pretzels, you'll love these simple snacks. They're fun to make any time of year because you can color-coordinate the M&M's to each holiday. —Kim Scurio, Carol Stream, Illinois



Colorful Chicken Casserole

Colorful Chicken Casserole

Colorful Chicken Casserole

In Marshfield, Missouri, Bernice Morris combines chicken and pasta with a variety of colorful vegetables to create this all-in-one entree. "It's a nice change of pace from the usual creamy casseroles," she comments. "I make one for dinner and keep the other in the freezer for unexpected company

Cinnamon Hot Chocolate Mix

Cinnamon Hot Chocolate Mix

Cinnamon Hot Chocolate Mix

When our children left for college, they each insisted on taking a large container of this cinnamon-y cocoa mix with them to the dorm. For rich results, all they need to do is add hot milk, stir and enjoy! —Linda Nilsen, Anoka, Minnesota

Steak Diane

Steak Diane

Steak Diane

When I want to provide a memorable dinner but don't want to spend hours in the kitchen, this is the recipe I rely on. I've used it many times on holidays or other occasions for a quick, impressive main dish. We relish the savory sauce poured over the steaks.

Hearty Barley Bake

Hearty Barley Bake

Hearty Barley Bake

Barley is a nice change of pace from the usual pasta or rice in this colorful casserole from Jenny Browning of Cypress, Texas. It's chock-full of spicy sausage and a variety of vegetables including spinach, carrots and corn.
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