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35 No-Cook Summer Lunches Perfect for Anyone Working from Home

Even if the kitchen is a few steps away, some days are harder than others to throw a lunch together. Try one of these no-cook summer lunch ideas before you jump on your next call.

California Roll Wraps

2 reviews

I love the California rolls I get at sushi restaurants and wanted to capture those flavors in a sandwich I...


Southern Peanut Butter Mayo Sandwich

1 review

Yep, Southerners love the combo of peanut butter and mayo. The mayonnaise flavor disappears into the peanut butter, just making...


Peanut Butter, Pickle and Potato Chip Sandwich

Crunchy, tangy, salty and sweet, this open-faced sandwich hits all your cravings. —James Schend, Taste of Home Deputy Editor


Peanut Butter, Strawberry and Honey Sandwich

Who needs jam when you have fresh strawberries? A drizzle of honey and a bit of mint make this sandwich...

Cherry Chicken Croissants

5 reviews

I had a similar chicken salad at a restaurant and created my own version. It may seem like an odd...


Chocolate Chip, PB & Banana Sandwiches

I love finding new ways to combine peanut butter, chocolate and bananas. I was shocked when my nephews (who are...

Layered Picnic Loaves

11 reviews

This big sandwich, inspired by one I tried at a New York deli, is a favorite with our football-watching crowd....


Italian Vinaigrette

6 reviews

What are all those specks and spices in your Italian dressing? You probably have them in your pantry. Create your...


Olive Lover’s Salad

2 reviews

Mom concocted this creative salad with a few simple ingredients. Chopped olives, celery and garlic are drizzled with oil, tossed...


Crunchy Waldorf Salad

13 reviews

The lemon juice gives this easy Waldorf salad quite a zip and the apples and nuts offer a nice crunch....

Apple-Strawberry Spinach Salad

1 review

I created this salad myself and love to serve it in spring when strawberries are at their peak.--Carolyn Popwell, Lacey,...


Caprese Salad

4 reviews

My husband and I love Caprese salad, but not the high prices we pay for it in restaurants. Here, we...


Artichoke Caprese Platter

4 reviews

I dressed up the classic Italian trio of mozzarella, tomatoes and basil with marinated artichokes. It looks so yummy on...


Chicken Tostada Salad

5 reviews

If I don't have any tostada shells on hand for this speedy salad, I just heat taco shells, break them...


Spinach Salad with Poppy Seed Dressing

14 reviews

This salad has been a family favorite for a while! I love to bring this to parties or simply eat...

Cranberry Turkey Wraps

Fruity and flavorful, these hefty grab-and-go handfuls are quick to assemble, easy to handle and low in calories. We often...


Cherry Tomato Salad

20 reviews

This recipe evolved from a need to use the bumper crops of delicious cherry tomatoes we grow. It's one of...


Chunky Chicken Salad with Grapes and Pecans

22 reviews

This chicken salad with grapes is ready in a snap when using rotisserie chicken and a few quick chops of...


Hummus & Veggie Wrap-Up

4 reviews

I had a vegan wrap that was similar to this once when I stopped at a diner while on a...


Chicken Wraps

2 reviews

Use your favorite flavor of cheese spread and tortillas to wrap up this filling sandwich. You can serve any extra...


Chicken Caesar Wraps

18 reviews

This classic handheld with tender chicken, Parmesan cheese and chopped Caesar croutons features the perfect amount of dressing for a...


Crunchy Tuna Wraps

6 reviews

Packed with protein-rich tuna and fresh, crunchy veggies, these colorful wraps have sensational flavor—and they're good for you, too. —Edie...


Turkey Ranch Wraps

6 reviews

Here's a cool idea that's ready to gobble up in no time. It's a terrific use for deli turkey. Just...

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