Quick & Easy Lunch Recipes

Seeking simple lunchtime solutions that are ready in a flash? Follow our recipes, and packing delicious homemade lunches for work or the kids will be a cinch.

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Classic Chicken Salad

Rating: 3.41 stars
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Try serving this Classic Chicken Salad on a bed of mixed greens or on whole-grain bread.

How to Make Perfect Hard-Boiled Eggs

Rating: 3.25 stars
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Get a perfect hard-boiled egg every time with these simple tips. With hard-boiled eggs in the refrigerator, you always have the components of a satisfying meal.

Cucumber Salad with Sour Cream and Dill Dressing

Rating: 3.16 stars
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We've given this creamy cucumber salad recipe a healthy update. But it's still so good, you won't even notice! Reduced-fat sour cream (in place of full-fat) lowers the calorie count without losing taste.

Tomato, Corn, and Avocado Salad

Rating: 3.61 stars
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Nothing compares to the juiciness of summer tomatoes. Go beyond the expected with this showstopping salad.

Potato Salad

Rating: 3.16 stars
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Chopped scallions are sprinkled on a potato salad made with Yukon golds.

Chicken Tostada Salad

Rating: 3.71 stars
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Dress these Chicken Tostada Salads with your favorite Mexican-inspired flavors. We like tomato, avocado, red onion, and cilantro, but you can also add salsa, sour cream, or taco sauce to the mix.

Nicoise Salad

Our tasty version of a classic Nicoise salad can also be turned into a sandwich.

Sauteed Baby Bok Choy

Large bok choy can also be used: Just trim the stem ends and cut the heads into 2-inch pieces. Try serving alongside our Soy-Honey-Glazed Arctic Char.

Potato and Green Bean Salad

Rating: 3.27 stars
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Whether eaten warm or out of the fridge, this bright, crunchy potato salad pairs perfectly with grilled meats like pork, steak or chicken.

Classic Egg Salad

Rating: 3.22 stars
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Other mix-ins include sliced black olives, chopped fresh parsley, chopped fresh chives, walnut pieces, chopped dill pickles, and capers.

Creamy Deviled Eggs

Rating: 3.27 stars
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Deviled eggs are a classic and one of Martha Stewart's favorite hors d'oeuvres. Deviled eggs are crowd-pleasing party snack that are the perfect way to start a casual evening. Make this creamy deviled egg recipe and get your party started in 30 minutes or less!

Spicy Shrimp Fajitas with Grilled Pineapple Pico

Get tropical with these citrusy shrimp tacos topped with charred pineapple salsa. It's a Mexican-inspired recipe and family favorite dinner for any night of the week, not just Tuesday.
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Inspiration and Ideas


Turmeric-Ginger Chicken Soup

If you need to get dinner on the table fast but you're tight on time, you can make this restorative, immunity-boosting soup with store-bought broth and rotisserie chicken.