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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    Pressure-Cooker Vegetable Wild Rice Soup

    This thick and hearty soup is packed with colorful vegetables. It's wonderful for lunch alongside a healthy salad or a light sandwich. —Thomas Faglon, Somerset, New Jersey

    Cornbread Salad for Two

    Looking for a tasty way to use up extra corn bread? Give this change-of-pace salad with vegetables and bacon a...


    Bell Pepper Slaw

    Try this recipe when you want to round out a small-serving meal with a crisp, creamy slaw without a week's...


    Quick Vegetable Salad

    4 reviews

    This recipe was given to me by a friend and it's one the entire family likes. Whenever we have a...


    Colorful Corn Salad

    10 reviews

    This colorful, tasty corn salad is an excellent way to perk up a summer picnic. The seasonings add a bold,...

    Cornbread Salad

    This recipe appeared in our local newspaper years ago. I adapted the recipe to suit our tastes. My husband, Ron,...


    Corn and Bean Soup

    1 review

    "For lunch or dinner on a chilly day, this fresh-tasting colorful vegetable soup really hits the spot," comments Betty Andrzejewski...

    Flower Garden Soup

    Fresh vegetables flavor traditional chicken soup in this bountiful blend. To add seasonal fun, just cut notches in the carrots...


    Microwave Minestrone

    2 reviews

    "This hearty soup is packed with vegetables and pasta," remarks Emma Magielda of Amsterdam, New York. "By the time I...


    Potluck Pasta Soup

    2 reviews

    In an attempt to duplicate a soup served at an Italian restaurant, I came up with this recipe. Friends and...


    Bacon Blue Cheese Artichoke Tossed Salad

    1 review

    It's a cinch to mix this zesty salad together for a potluck. "It'll feed a crowd and then some," attests...

    Microwave Corn Chowder

    2 reviews

    "I used to cook for a tearoom, and this rich, sunny-colored chowder was a customer favorite," reports Isabel Kublik of...


    Save-the-Day Soup

    1 review

    "I created this pureed vegetable soup from what was left in the refrigerator before we went on an extended vacation,"...


    Crunchy Corn Medley

    3 reviews

    This recipe came from my husband's aunt, who's an excellent cook, friend and mentor. It's crunchy, colorful and combined with...


    Slow-Cooker Vegetable Soup

    25 reviews

    What a treat to come home from work and have this savory soup ready to eat. It's a nice traditional...


    Cornucopia Salad

    I first enjoyed this salad at a church potluck and has since become a Thanksgiving tradition at my house. I've...

    Turkey-Tarragon Noodle Soup

    I think tarragon and turkey are a flavor match made in heaven and this recipe proves it! — Carolyn Ketchum,...


    Sausage & Chicken Gumbo

    3 reviews

    This recipe for classic southern comfort food was the first thing I ever cooked for my girlfriend. It was simple...


    Savory Winter Soup

    9 reviews

    Even my father, who doesn't particularly like soup, enjoys my full-flavored version of traditional vegetable soup. He asked me to...


    Creamy Asparagus Chowder

    7 reviews

    Although this soup is best when made with fresh asparagus, you can use frozen or canned. I like to blanch...


    Corn Relish Salad

    3 reviews

    "My family enjoys hiking in the mountains," says Claudia Poynter, Cortez, Colorado. "This salad is great with chicken or trout...


    Corny Good Chili

    My family loves corn so adding it to chili was a no brainer. It is great during the fall and...


    Celery Zucchini Soup

    2 reviews

    There's a harvest of fresh flavor in Alyson Sprague's pleasant celery soup. "I concocted the recipe at the end of...


    Parmesan Corn Chowder

    7 reviews

    "My mom made this thick soup when I was young," recalls Michelle Kaiser of Bozeman, Montana. "She passed the recipe...

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    Hamburger Veggie Soup

    1 review

    "I can't wait for chilly weather just so I can make this hearty soup!" notes Sandra Koch from Elyria, Ohio....


    Iowa Corn Relish

    I've been making colorful, crunchy corn relish for more than 30 years, and my family never tires of it. It's...


    Rosemary Corn Soup

    6 reviews

    When our granddaughter Kim hosted the family Thanksgiving dinner at her home for the first time, she served a five-course...


    Vegetable Pork Soup

    1 review

    Meat-and-potatoes man Dave Bock concocted this hefty and full-flavored meal-in-a-bowl one cold winter day in Auburn, Washington. Now it’s a...


    Cream of Celery Soup

    2 reviews

    This rich celery soup whipped up by Janet James of Bluff City, Tennessee will warm up any family gathering or...


    Steak Soup

    6 reviews

    Meet the Cook: One of the nice things about this thick soup is you can make it in an afternoon...