One man's meat is another man's poison, or so the saying goes. So we're hedging our bets with main course recipes that offer everything from meat and potatoes to kid-friendly foods to homespun casseroles so you can pick your, uhm, poison with ease.
Chicken Fricassee with Peas and Orzo
The rich meal stars orzo, an Italian pasta that resembles rice.
Fig-Glazed Chicken Thighs
Here’s an easy, dark-meat chicken dish with flavors that evoke North African accents.
Penne with Caramelized Onions, Peppers and Feta
Sweet caramelized onions and red peppers pair with tangy feta cheese.
Tomato Phyllo Pie
Served with a salad, this fresh, simple tomato tart makes a great vegetarian meal.
Weeknight White Bean Soup with Swiss Chard
Canned beans plus fresh chard and fennel shine in this warm, comforting soup.
Squash and Greens Winter Lasagna
Butternut squash and turnip greens—unlikely for lasagna, but so good.
Chicken with 40 Cloves of Garlic
We know, 40 sounds like a lot, but trust us, and James Beard, who first developed this dish.
End of Summer Rice Salad with Tuna
A super easy and zesty salad built on leftover Chinese rice, it can act as a main dish or side.
Chicken and Squash with Chimichurri Sauce
Summer squash and herbs make this chicken dish fresh and bright.