Don't look for lunch options in the nearest vending machine, fix something fast, simple and delicious instead with our lunch recipe collection. We've got lunch recipes for brown-baggers, people who work-at-home and everyone in between.
Lentil and Rice Salad
Sort lentils and rinse under cold water. Cook lentils in 4 cups of cold water over medium heat 25 minutes. Add rice, salt, pepper, reduce…
Easy Potato Leek Soup
In a 6-quart saucepan, sauté white part of leeks and onion in butter for about 5 minutes; do not brown. Put about 1 cup of the…
Watermelon, Tomato and Cucumber Salad
Enjoy the flavors of summer in this delicious side salad starring fresh fruits and vegetables.
Pork and Kale Noodle Bowl
Using leftover pork makes this a quick-and-easy dish for a busy weeknight.
The almost instant lunch
Simply put the rice into a sealable microwaveable container if taking to work, or a bowl for at home. Top it with the beans and…
Awesome Apple Snack Cake
A perfect snack for after school — especially when made with fresh fall apples.
Asian Slaw with Ramen Noodles
Remove packets from soup mix, set a side. Crush noodles, place in bottom of a large bowl. Top with slaw mix, sprinkle with almonds &…
Deep Dish Tomato Pie
Preheat oven to 350F. Place tomatoes slices in colander in the sink in 1 layer, sprinkle with salt and pepper and allow to drain 10…
In a pot of boiling salted water, blanch asparagus for 3-5 minutes. Remove and immediately put in an ice bath. Drain asparagus on a paper…
Ma Johnsons’ Goolash
Brown hamburger,onion,garlic,green pepper While hamburger is browning, cook shell-roni, or penne as directed on box. Drain hamburger if needed;add tomato sauce,mixed vegetables. Add seasonings, Add…
Tugboat Lentil Soup
Rinse and pick over lentils for any small stones. In a Dutch oven or large stockpot, heat olive oil over medium high heat until hot…
Ella Lee’s Jalapeno Shrimp
Heat soup and cheese on low in saucepan. Add remaining ingredients and heat well, but do not boil. Serve over rice.
Chicken Asparagus Almondine
In greased 9 x 13 casserole, sprinkle cooked spaghetti. Add layer of asparagus, then sprinkle cooked chicken bites over all. Pour sauce over all. Cover with…
Italian-Style Steak Wrap (Piadina)
An alternative to panini, this grilled sandwich stuffs in the veggies with dabs of melted cheese.