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Quick Recipes

Spend less time in the kitchen, without sacrificing taste, by making these family-favorite quick recipes. You'll find great appetizers, desserts and main dish recipes made in 30 minutes or less!

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Broccoli Raisin Salad

Broccoli Raisin Salad

Broccoli Raisin Salad

For a simple but sensational side dish, I throw together this refreshing salad. I adjusted a friend's recipe to cut a few calories. The raisins add sweetness, and the bacon gives it a nice crunch. —Angela Oelschlaeger, Tonganoxie, Kansas

Chocolate Peanut Butter Candy

Chocolate Peanut Butter Candy

Chocolate Peanut Butter Candy

With just three ingredients, these chocolate-swirl treats take just moments to whip up! If you have little ones visiting for the holidays, have them help you with the stirring. —Holly Demers, Abbotsford, British Columbia

Contest-Winning Festive Tossed Salad

Contest-Winning Festive Tossed Salad

Contest-Winning Festive Tossed Salad

With its unique medley of fruits and festive look, this salad is a holiday tradition at our house. Our three grown daughters have come to expect it. One forkful reminds us of all the things we can be thankful for. -Jauneen Hosking, Waterford, Wisconsin
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Ice Cream Cookie Dessert

Ice Cream Cookie Dessert

Ice Cream Cookie Dessert

Our family loves dessert, and this chocolaty, layered treat is one of Mom's most-requested recipes. It's so easy to prepare this Oreo ice cream cake! —Kimberly Laabs, Hartford, Wisconsin

Tangy Parmesan Tilapia

Tangy Parmesan Tilapia

Tangy Parmesan Tilapia

I was looking for a fish coating that didn't have bread crumbs or flour. Don't forget the lime juice—it really perks up this delicious dish. —Deborah Purdue, Westland, Michigan

Almond Chicken Salad

Almond Chicken Salad

Almond Chicken Salad

My mother used to prepare this salad for an evening meal during the hot summer months. It also serves well as a delicious but quick luncheon or potluck dish. You can't beat the tasty combination of chicken, grapes and almonds. —Kathy Kittell, Lenexa, Kansas

Frosty Toffee Bits Pie

Frosty Toffee Bits Pie

Frosty Toffee Bits Pie

On a hot summer day or to finish off a wonderful meal any time, this dessert tastes oh-so-good! —LaDonna Reed, Ponca City, Oklahoma

Antipasto Platter

Antipasto Platter

Antipasto Platter

We entertain often, and this is one of our favorite party pleasers. It's such a refreshing change from the usual chips and dip. —Teri Lindquist, Gurnee, Illinois

Corn and Black Bean Salad

Corn and Black Bean Salad

Corn and Black Bean Salad

This colorful, crunchy salad is chock-full of easy-to-swallow nutrition that all ages will love. Try it with a variety of summer entrees…or as a wholesome salsa!—Krista Frank, Rhododendron, Oregon

Contest-Winning Grilled Mushrooms

Contest-Winning Grilled Mushrooms

Contest-Winning Grilled Mushrooms

Mushrooms cooked over hot coals always taste good, but this easy recipe makes the mushrooms taste fantastic. As the mother of two children, I love to cook entire meals on the grill. It's fun spending time outdoors with the kids. —Melanie Knoll, Marshalltown, Iowa

Creamy Peanut Butter Pie

Creamy Peanut Butter Pie

Creamy Peanut Butter Pie

Quartered peanut butter cups top this rich smooth pie that's always a hit at gatherings. It saves time, too, because it can be made in advance and frozen until needed. —Rhonda McDaniel, Rossville, Georgia

Mocha Punch

Mocha Punch

Mocha Punch

I first tried this smooth, creamy punch at a friend's Christmas open house. It was so special and distinctive I didn't leave until I had the recipe. Having a frosty glass of this chocolate punch is almost like sipping a chocolate shake. &mash;Yvonne Hatfield, Norman, Oklahoma

Broccoli Side Dish

Broccoli Side Dish

Broccoli Side Dish

With just a few ingredients, this makes a special side that kids of all ages would enjoy. A touch of brown sugar makes it a great dish for parents trying to get the kids to eat more veggies! —Taste of Home Test Kitchen, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Holiday Eggnog Pie

Holiday Eggnog Pie

Holiday Eggnog Pie

I created this holiday pie one day when trying to use up a few things I had on hand. Everyone loved it! With pumpkin pie spice and eggnog, this creamy, dreamy pie has fantastic flavor. —Shirley Darger, Colorado City, Arizona
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