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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Grilled Club Sandwich with Caramelized Onions

Leftover turkey slapped between two pieces of bread just won’t cut it. Let the feasting continue with a post-Christmas sammy filled with caramelized onions, cranberries, hot sauce and other club-style staples, all toasted into a hot, melty panini.
—Linda Rohr, Darien,

Grilled Eggplant Panini with Basil Aioli

I love being able to use the bounty of fresh vegetables and herbs from my garden for summer meals. This...


Prosciutto Egg Panini

6 reviews

With mustard, maple syrup, prosciutto and eggs, this is a yummy twist on the usual bacon-and-egg sandwich. Your family will...


Cuban Roasted Pork Sandwiches

3 reviews

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


Bistro Apple Panini

4 reviews

My family loves panini press recipes. The bacon, apple and tarragon in this recipe go together so well. If you...

Ultimate Panini for Two

Here's a great option for a hearty lunch or dinner. “Sometimes I crave caramelized onions. I wanted to pair them...


Curried Chicken Paninis

2 reviews

Serve leftover chutney with chicken or pork tenderloin or with fat-free cream cheese as a fast cracker spread. Michaela Rosenthal...

Turkey Burgers

1 review

I created this recipe on a whim for company. It was a hit. Now my family asks me quite often...


Omelet Panini

1 review

"When you're in a hurry to get to work, this speedy breakfast recipe does the trick. The recipe makes two...


Prosciutto Provolone Panini

4 reviews

During the busy holiday season, I like to make this "uptown" take on grilled cheese sandwiches for a quick lunch...


Turkey, Bacon & Feta Paninis

No more boring turkey sandwiches! These flavorful paninis are the perfect way to use up leftover cranberry sauce and turkey....

Rotisserie Chicken Panini

8 reviews

This ooey-gooey, melty delight is packed with bacon, chicken, cheese and just enough lemon to tickle your taste buds. Other...


Bistro Breakfast Panini

15 reviews

I tried an omelet that contained brie, bacon and apples and thought it would be tasty as a breakfast panini—so...


Tomato-Basil Grilled Cheese

3 reviews

My teenager and I were in a lovely coffee shop and she was hungry for a sandwich. She never eats...


Apple-Beef Panini

2 reviews

The horseradish sauce adds interest to this beef sandwich, and the apple adds a great crunch. I don't have a...


Southwestern Beef Panini

1 review

This fast favorite will hit the spot, particularly when you're short on time. Shredded beef, spicy Jack cheese and sauteed...

Chicken Pesto Clubs

4 reviews

This colorful sandwich is a crisp golden-brown on the outside, with a fresh-tasting, full-flavored filling the whole family will love....


Omelet Croissants

15 reviews

Bacon and eggs never tasted so good, stacked with cheese, greens, tomato and more in this grilled meal-in-one. —Edna Coburn,...


Pork Tenderloin Panini with Fig Port Jam

“I serve these rather sophisticated, yet simple sandwiches for dinner or cut them into smaller servings for appetizers. They’re great...


Monterey Artichoke Panini

5 reviews

Looking for a new sandwich idea? This wonderful combination of cheese, artichokes, spinach and tomatoes feels fresh and special. —Jean...


Southwestern Panini

3 reviews

“I'm a busy wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother who loves to cook,” writes Janet Miller from her home in Midland,...


Caesar Chicken Burgers

5 reviews

“My family loves this casual mainstay recipe and, since it’s so easy to make, we enjoy it often. It’s great...


Pork Panini & Spiced Fries

5 reviews

The spread on this sandwich is a unique blend that goes perfectly with pork. It's easy enough for a weeknight,...


Turkey Florentine Sandwiches

Upgrade a lunchtime classic into a dinnertime feast with a few fancy yet simple tweaks. —Karel Reynolds, Rutherfordton, North Carolina

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Chicken Salad Panini

5 reviews

Grilled indoors, this delightful sandwich can be enjoyed any time of year. “The honey-mustard dressing gives the chicken plenty of...


Pizza Quesadillas

9 reviews

When my husband and I needed a quick meal, I fixed this recipe using leftover ingredients. Unlike traditional Mexican quesadillas,...


Grilled Sourdough Clubs

3 reviews

Toasty Grilled Sourdough Clubs, shared by Kristina Franklin of Clarkston, Washington, are filled with deli ham and turkey, bacon and...


Apple ‘n’ Prosciutto Sandwiches

2 reviews

Prepared on an indoor grill, this apple prosciutto sandwich are spread with homemade rosemary pesto. They’re wonderful on a cool...


Super Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

3 reviews

Heat up your indoor grill to make these ooey-gooey grilled cheese sandwich recipes. They're delicious served with soup! —Debbie Murray,...


Ranch Turkey Burgers

6 reviews

A chopped jalapeno gives this interesting turkey burger a bit of a kick. Every bite is flavorful and cheesy. Top...