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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Tandoori Masala Chicken Sandwiches

This recipe combines spices from my Indian roots with a modern twist. If you want to add some extra heat to your sandwiches, add half a serrano pepper to the slaw. —Mary Lou Timpson, Centennial Park, Arizona

Muffuletta Wellingtons

This recipe is inspired by the muffuletta, a sandwich originating in New Orleans made with deli meat and olive salad....


Shrimp and Tomato Migas

This Migas recipe is a cast-iron beauty. My friends and family know I love shrimp, especially when it’s mixed with...


Kung Pao Sloppy Joes

6 reviews

What happens when you combine two favorites into one easy dish? Clean plates, that’s what! My family loves Chinese food,...


Banh Mi Burger

I love burgers cooked in a cast-iron pan, and banh mi sandwiches are delicious, so why not combine the two?...

Ranch Chicken Sliders

When my grandson was younger, we always joked that nothing could make ranch chicken taste better. Then one day Avery’s...


Chinese Scallion Pancake Beef Rolls

This is a favorite in our household, and it's perfect for using up leftover roast beef. The green onion cake...

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Grilled Cheese and Mushroom Sandwich

2 reviews

Give your favorite grilled cheese sandwich a boost with the addition of earthy portobello mushrooms. This savory recipe takes this...


Grilled Cheese and Pepperoni Sandwich

Who doesn't love a good grilled cheese sandwich recipe? This super decadent version comes fully loaded with pepperoni and five...


Easy Buffalo Chicken Lettuce Wraps

One time when making sloppy joes, I wanted mine spicy, so I doused it in hot sauce. After that, my...


Bernie’s Pork Chop Sandwiches

2 reviews

My aunt worked in Butte, Montana, and whenever we visited we had pork chop sandwiches. This recipe is a take...

Mini Rosemary-Roast Beef Sandwiches

3 reviews

Roast beef sandwiches never last long at a party, especially if you dollop them with mayo, mustard, horseradish and pickled...


Dilly Turkey Melt

6 reviews

This is a hearty grilled sandwich with a distinctive and delicious combination of ingredients. The pickle slices add a bit...


Pork and Balsamic Strawberry Salad

1 review

Serving this entree salad gives me hope that warmer days aren't too far off. If strawberries aren't in season yet,...


Stuffed Jalapeno Grilled Cheese

1 review

Not your ordinary grilled cheese, these sandwiches are all grown up! Made with a comforting combination of jalapenos, roasted garlic,...


Touchdown Brat Sliders

12 reviews

It's game time when these mini sausage sliders make an appearance. Two things my husband loves—beer and brats—get stepped up...

Blue Plate Open-Faced Turkey Sandwich

10 reviews

Turkey with gravy makes divine comfort food that reminds me of old-time diners on the East Coast that serve open...


Curried Beef Pita Pockets

2 reviews

If there are people in your family who think they won’t like the taste of curry, serve this. They’ll be...


Sensational Sloppy Joes

17 reviews

"I’ve always liked sloppy joes but was feeling that my own recipe lacked character. Then a co-worker shared hers with...


Ham and Brie Melts

6 reviews

Melty cheese, ham and apricot preserves offer a special change of pace from the classic grilled cheese. These quick, crispy...


Tuna Burgers

17 reviews

My family members were so accustomed to typical beef burgers that they were hesitant to try these when I first...


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Mushroom Burgers

33 reviews

Ready to turn over a new burger? I guarantee no one will be missing the beef after tasting these vegetarian...


Chipotle Chili Dogs

7 reviews

Long live childhood favorites! I created this recipe for the 125th anniversary of a small town in Minnesota. The medium...


Grilled Pesto, Ham and Provolone Sandwiches

2 reviews

These Italian-style sandwiches are loaded with zesty flavors. To lighten them a little, use fat-free mayo. We serve them with...

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Spicy Mongolian Beef Salad

1 review

This light and loaded beef salad even satisfies my meat-loving husband. —Marla Clark, Albuquerque, New Mexico


Papa Burger

5 reviews

When whipping up something for Father’s Day or the Fourth of July, I go big and tall with this fully...


Shrimp Patty Sandwiches

2 reviews

Quite often when we eat at a restaurant, my husband will try something and tell me that I could make...


Thai Chicken Wraps

1 review

Thanks to quick-cooking chicken, convenient broccoli slaw mix, and an easy peanut sauce, you can wrap up dinner in 25...