Lunch

You need quick and easy lunch recipes for school, and healthy lunch recipes for work to make on busy weeks. Don’t miss recipes for lunch at home, too!

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Creamy Pizza Soup

This Creamy Pizza Soup is like eating supreme pizza with a spoon! You can add your own favorite pizza toppings...


Grilled Pimiento Cheese Sandwiches

1 review

Rich and creamy pimiento cheese is a southern favorite. It makes this grilled pimiento cheese sandwich shine, especially when sweet...


Polynesian-Inspired Macaroni Salad

2 reviews

I have always loved SPAM, so I decided to combine it with pineapple to make this Polynesian-inspired macaroni salad recipe....


Cubano Macaroni Salad

2 reviews

One of my favorite sandwiches is a hot Cubano, piled high with juicy pork, layers of ham and melty Swiss...

Kalua Pork

3 reviews

Planning a luau-themed party? This Kalua pork is the perfect main dish for your get-together. It will feed a crowd,...


Grandma’s Baked Ham Salad Sandwiches

This is another tried-and-true recipe I found in my grandma's recipe box. I love seeing her handwriting on faded notecards....

Dutch Oven Pulled Pork Sandwiches

These fabulous Dutch-oven pulled pork sandwiches have a sweet, tangy flavor. If you want a smokier taste, add a little...


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Pressure-Cooker Chicken and Bacon White Chili

8 reviews

I made a twist on my favorite white chicken chili and used my pressure cooker, which made it very quick...


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Pressure-Cooker Andouille Lentil Chili

1 review

This recipe has been in my family for a number of years, and it's still a hit today. The smoky...


Sourdough Bread Bowl Sandwich

I created this recipe for when my husband and I go to the lake. I don’t like to spend a...

Bratwurst Burgers with Braised Onions

3 reviews

This burger is a fun mashup of a bratwurst with onion and peppers, chicken-fried steak and a beef burger. The...


Hearty Pork Bean Soup

4 reviews

It's wonderful to come home to this pork bean soup dinner simmering away in a slow cooker, especially on a...


Pumpkin Sausage Soup

15 reviews

This dish is well suited to my lower-carb way of eating. It's definitely soul food, and I love that it's...


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Chicken Cordon Bleu Stromboli

17 reviews

If chicken cordon bleu and stromboli had a baby, this would be it. Serve with jarred or homemade Alfredo sauce,...


Yummy Corn Chip Salad

3 reviews

Corn chips give a special crunch and an unexpected flavor to this potluck favorite. Bacon adds a hint of smokiness,...

Creamy Pasta with Bacon

9 reviews

My son loves bacon, so this side is a hit with him. Sometimes I even add chicken to make it...


Bratwurst Soup

6 reviews

I came up with this recipe one day when I had some leftover bratwurst. It has been a favorite of...


Cuban Roasted Pork Sandwiches

5 reviews

For an incredible hot sandwich, slowly roast pork in a seasoned citrus marinade, then layer slices of meat with pickles,...


Picnic Sweet Potato Salad

3 reviews

A homemade vinaigrette coats this colorful salad chock-full of sweet potato cubes. It’s ideal for warm-weather picnics and patio parties,...


Classic Cobb Salad

5 reviews

Making this salad is a lot like putting in a garden. I “plant” everything in nice, neat sections, just as...


State Fair Subs

8 reviews

My college roommate and I first ate these meaty sandwiches at the Iowa State Fair. After a little experimenting, we...


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Ham and Swiss Sliders

101 reviews

My next-door neighbor shared this ham and swiss sliders recipe with me, and I simply cannot improve it! You can...


Split Pea Soup with Ham

8 reviews

For a different spin on split pea soup, try this recipe. The flavor is peppery rather than smoky. —Barbara Link,...

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Slow-Cooked Reuben Brats

22 reviews

Sauerkraut gives these beer-simmered brats a big flavor boost, but it’s the special chili sauce and melted cheese that put...


Chunky Chipotle Pork Chili

14 reviews

My leftover pulled pork chili recipe is a busy cook's dream. Make it ahead and reheat later—it's even better the...


Sausage Sloppy Joes

2 reviews

"I quickly came up with this barbecued burger recipe using pork sausage when I ran out of ground beef on...


Potato and Cabbage Soup

4 reviews

I traced this hearty soup recipe to my great-grandmother, whose parents were potato farmers in Ireland. My mom served many...


Whiskey Barbecue Pork

7 reviews

The ingredient list may seem long for this saucy pork, but most of these items are common things you’ll already...


Slow-Cooked Spicy Portuguese Cacoila

3 reviews

You're probably used to pulled pork coated with barbecue sauce and made into sandwiches. Portuguese pulled pork is a spicy...