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.
This colorful dish is bursting with flavor and nutritious veggies.
Lemony Protein Pancakes
If you’re a fan of lemon ricotta pancakes or cheese Danish, you’ll flip for these higher-protein pancakes that will remind you a little of both, minus the sugar crash.
Bacon, Kale and Raisin Strata
Assemble this savory strata or bread pudding the night before and pop it in the oven in the morning.
Crunchy Wild Striped Bass
This recipe from Prairie Grass Cafe in Northbrook, Chicago, is a perfect way to introduce kids to fish.
Chicken Satay with Peanut Sauce
Skewers of savory chicken and a luscious peanut sauce for dipping. Satay is the perfect dish for introducing kids to the flavors of the world.
Pasta with Meatballs and Sauce
A classic meat combo for meatballs is about one third each of veal, beef and pork. You can often find this in the meat area of the supermarket labeled “meat loaf mixture,” and if so, your work is done.
Fun-Guy (Funghi) Pizza
Mushrooms are the stars in this kid and vegetarian-friendly pizza perfect for weeknight family dinners.
Skillet-Baked Eggs with Spinach
Eggs are cooked in the oven in a bed of savory spinach in this recipe perfect for brunch of dinner.
Beef and Black Bean Chili
This thick Texas-style chili will be the hit of your Super Bowl Party! To crank up the heat, add chopped chipotle peppers in adobo.
Pork Chops Braised in Milk
In this classic Italian dish, everyday pork chops are cooked in milk until tender and coated in a yummy caramelized milk sauce.
Classic Spaghetti and Meatballs (Checkered Tablecloth Spaghetti and Meatballs)
A classic tomato sauce, Italian meatballs and spaghetti are a hit whenever they’re served.
Pork Chops with Orange and Thyme
These pork chops with an orange and thyme cream sauce are worth the splurge.
Beef Lettuce Wraps
Need a quick light dinner with substance? Make this streamlined version of a favorite Asian wrap.
Quinoa (pronounced “keen-wah”) is an ancient grain that comes from the Andes in South America.
Black Bean and Caramelized Onion Burritos
Caramelized onion add a touch of sweetness to these black bean burritos.