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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Wine-Poached Pears

These pears look beautiful on a plate. The rosy color and wonderful flavor set the scene for a memorable holiday dinner. —Patricia Stiehr, Eureka, Missouri

Poached Pears with Mixed Greens

Special occasions call for deliciously different salads like this. Slices of pretty poached pears add fabulous flavor to a mixed...


Zesty Chicken Tortellini Soup

20 reviews

I love coming home knowing this soup is waiting for me. Don't hesitate to toss in whatever veggies you have...


Cajun Chicken & Rice Soup

17 reviews

We enjoy this comforting, spicy soup frequently in our household. It's really good served with hot corn bread. —Lisa Hammond,...


Chicken Taco Salad

1 review

"This refreshing recipe is totally flexible," Lily Julow writes from Lawrenceville, Georgia. "You can use yellow onion instead of red,...

Twisted Eggs Benedict Salad

2 reviews

Salad for breakfast? Absolutely. You can prep everything except the dressing and chill it overnight. In the morning, dress the...


Salmon Salad Pitas

From Bloomington, Indiana, Cheryl Bainbridge promises, “Stuffed in whole wheat pitas, these salmon sandwiches make a healthy lunch. My husband...

Chicken and Rice Salad

2 reviews

Notes Janne Rowe from Wichita, Kansas, "I start this salad by poaching chicken breasts in a mixture of white wine,...


Authentic Cajun Gumbo

8 reviews

I learned to cook in Louisiana and I love to cook Cajun food. This cajun gumbo recipe is one of...


Poached Egg Salads with Pancetta Vinaigrette

My husband and I think the best way to eat an egg is to poach it. Nothing is better than...


Chicken Chorizo Posole

11 reviews

“I first tasted posole while visiting a friend in Santa Fe. It was a
revelation! I have since been...

Egg-Topped Avocado Toast

4 reviews

We always have avocados on hand, so it's easy to make this quick breakfast toast for my husband and me....