From Monday to Friday, make quick dinners with the flavors you love
Everyone has moments like these, when at the end of a long day, you’d rather relax on the couch than spend hours making dinner. Well, we have the solution: these five quick dinners full of flavor that you can make in under an hour.
Monday: Pork chops with mashed potatoes in 50 minutes
Main dish: Pork chops are super tasty, and even more so if you make Fried Pork Chop Empanadas. What’s even better is that they can be ready in 20 minutes.
Side dish: Serve the pork chops with Creamy Mashed Potatoes made with Country Crock® Original. In 35 minutes you’ll have the perfect accompaniment to your chops.
Tuesday: Fish tacos and rice in 50 minutes
Main dish: It’s Taco Tuesday, girl! Make these delicious Fish Tacos; they’re fresh, good for you and in 20 minutes you’ll have a really delicious dish.
Side dish: Rice and tacos go together like, well, peanut butter and jelly. In 30 minutes you can have a Simple Caribbean Rice with added exotic flavor thanks to some coconut milk. So there’s tacos . . .check; rice . . . check; and more time to relax before dinner . . . double check!
Wednesday: Potato omelet and mixed greens in 54 minutes
Main dish: By now we all know that eggs aren’t just for breakfast, especially with this recipe for Spanish Tortilla: the taste of Spain plus Country Crock® Original. It takes 10 minutes to prepare, and the 30 minutes it takes to bake you can use to make the side dish.
Side dish: There’s nothing like a salad to make sure your family is eating well. And if it’s a Ham and Vegetable Salad that’s ready in 14 minutes, that’s even better. Complete, delicious and quick dinners are definitely a reality.
Thursday: Roast chicken and potatoes in 47 minutes
Main dish: Who doesn’t like chicken? Simplify your life by making easy meals like this one that you know everyone will love. Cut the chicken in pieces, cook them in a pan and serve them as Chicken Chipotle and Lime Kabobs. Give them an extra touch of flavor with Hellmann’s® Real mayonnaise. The entire dish is ready in 22 minutes.
Side dish: Potatoes and chicken are a winning combination. Serve your chicken kabobs with this Potato Salad recipe that’s ready in 25 minutes.
Friday: Pizza and green salad in 25 minutes
Main dishes: TGIF! Time to forget about schedules and routines and go c.h.i.l.l. Make this Chipotle Chicken Pizza in 10 minutes and listen to some music while it cooks.
Side dish: For those in your family who are still hungry after dinner, make this Creamy Cabbage Salad. It’s a simple recipe that will ease you into the weekend.
To see more recipes for delicious quick dinners, visit our section on quick meals.