Weeknight Winners®

Weeknight Winners®

These aren't 30-or-fewer-minute meals, although many of them take no time at all. These are dishes that real cooks make. None of those dump 'n stir ditties that use 90% store-bought ingredients. Bottom line: They're just as quick but infinitely more tasty.

Lamb Chops Recipe With Cilantro and Mint Sauce

These lamb chops have a nifty little trick that works wonders at putting dinner on the table pronto while banishing boredom.

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  • 10 M
  • 30 M
  • 9

Cheater’s Chorizo Recipe

A sassy mix of ground pork, paprika, garlic, cayenne pepper, and wine that’s as irresistible to eat as it is easy to make.

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  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 22

Potatoes with Mexican Chorizo | Papas con Chorizo Recipe

Easy, authentic, and awesome any time of day, whether accompanied by steaming hot coffee or cold cerveza.

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  • 25 M
  • 50 M
  • 4

Spinach with Raisins and Pine Nuts Recipe

When prepared simply yet perfectly as here, this classic will leave a lasting effect on guests…not to mention lingering recipe requests.

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  • 20 M
  • 30 M
  • 0

Pasta Grattugiata Recipe

Tax man taketh? Then you need this frugal Italian staple that’s crazy satiating yet made in minutes from mere flour, eggs, bread crumbs, and cheese.

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  • 15 M
  • 40 M
  • 13

Tom Yum Goong Soup Recipe

The elusive lilt of lemongrass. The sour, puckery smack of tamarind. The warm-your-belly pervasiveness of galangal. The unmistakable funk of fish sauce. All in this exquisitely authentic Thai soup.

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  • 15 M
  • 25 M
  • 4

Bayou Fried Shrimp Recipe

Say the word “bayou,” and we conjure romantic notions of swampy marshlands, banjo playing, and, natch, the best Cajun fried shrimp.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H
  • 10

Carrot Ginger Soup Recipe

What it lacks in novelty it more than makes up for by being easy, healthy, scrumptious, simple, vegan, and done in an hour.

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  • 15 M
  • 1 H
  • 0

Grilled Lamb Chops Recipe

After grilling up these lovely little lamb lollies, we finally understand why so many folks use “lamb chop” as a term of endearment.

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  • 15 M
  • 45 M
  • 0

Chocolate Sandwich Recipe

Rest assured, dear reader, this chocolate sandwich is a far cry from Wonder bread and Hershey’s. Ooooooooh soooooooo far.

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  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 2

Apple Cider Vinaigrette Recipe

This slightly sweet, subtly tangy, entirely apple-y vinaigrette recipe is going to come in far more handy than you can ever imagine.

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  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 6

Pork Meatballs Recipe

The chewiness of rice, the sweetness of pork, the easiness of a made-for-weeknight recipe, and the loveliness of Asian flavors such as ginger, scallion, and sesame.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 2

Egg Salad Recipe Without Mayo

Most definitely not your grandma’s egg salad. It’s crammed full of gently caramelized onions and it’s sooo surprisingly lovely you won’t even miss the mayo. Swear.

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  • 10 M
  • 45 M
  • 10

Baked Fish with Lemon and Bread Crumbs Recipe

Quick, easy, healthful, spectacular in terms of taste, and maybe even able to lower your husband’s cholesterol. Anything else?

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  • 20 M
  • 30 M
  • 6
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