Healthy Lunch Recipes

Lighten up your lunch routine with midday meals that are good for you and taste even better. We've got you covered with countless easy lunch ideas for work and tons of healthy options for kids.

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Favorite Lunch Salad Recipes

All your favorites are here, and any of these tried and true recipes will guarantee you a delicious, satisfying lunch. Find recipes for Cobb salad, salade Nicoise, Caesar salad, taco salad, Greek salad, chefs salad, and more.

How to Make Perfect Hard-Boiled Eggs

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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.

Roasted Red Potatoes

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Fresh rosemary complements the earthy taste of roasted red potatoes in this simple but satisfying side dish.

Potato and Green Bean Salad

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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.

Ratatouille

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This hearty ratatouille is a country dish from the Provence region of France that's an easy mix of seasonal vegetables, garlic, and olive oil.

Classic Chicken Salad

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

15-Minute Lentil Soup

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This is a fast, hearty soup for dinner; vegetarians can use vegetable broth.

Roasted Vegetable Soup

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Roasted vegetables have a sweet, smoky flavor. Serve this soup with slices of good-quality crusty bread, or with toasted cheese sandwiches.

Cabbage-Vegetable Soup

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This winter soup is well-spiced and full of nourishing vegetables.

Steamed Spinach in the Microwave

This recipe uses a microwave to steam the remaining fresh spinach from Meaghan's Lasagna just before serving.

Classic Egg Salad

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

Chicken Salad with Scallions and Yogurt

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Our Chicken Salad with Scallions and Yogurt is a creamy, delicious take on a classic. Use our Basic Poached Chicken shredded and mixed with low-cal salad ingredients when you want a healthy lunch.
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Inspiration and Ideas

24 Vegetarian Sandwich Recipes That Are Perfect for Lunch

From mouthwatering melts to light and healthy bites, these delicious meatless sandwiches will quickly become some of your favorite lunch options.

Baked Eggs in Whole Roasted Tomatoes

These rustic tomatoes deliver a similar sweet-savory fix. We particularly love the way the eggs soak up the juices.