Lunch Recipes

Djuvec Rice Recipe
Djuvec Rice Recipe

Djuveč Rice Instructions_Step Heat the oil in a pan and fry the finely chopped onions until light brown. Peel the celery, carrots, and garlic cloves and chop coarsely. Add to the onions and continue t...

20 to 25 minutes 3 -4
Herbed Spinach Frittata with Feta Recipe
Herbed Spinach Frittata with Feta Recipe

Herbed Spinach Frittata with Feta Instructions_Step In a heavy 10-inch (25-cm) ovenproof frying pan over medium heat, warm the oil. Add the onion and sauté just until softened, 3-4 minutes. Add the ...

20 minutes 4
Risotto alla Milanese Recipe
Risotto alla Milanese Recipe

Risotto Alla Milanese (Risotto Milan-Style) Here, we have probably the granddaddy of all risotti. It is famous, and justifiably so. This is one of the few risotto dishes that is served on the same pla...

16 to 18 minutes about 6 servings
Perfectly Fine Ungrilled Steak  by Jeffrey Steingarten
Perfectly Fine Ungrilled Steak by Jeffrey Steingarten

A Perfectly Fine Ungrilled Steak I do all my grilling in California, where I have an embarrassment of grills. The last time I lit up a charcoal grill on my fire escape in Manhattan, the fire department...

20 to 25 minutes 1 to 2
Garlic-Mashed Potatos Recipe
Garlic-Mashed Potatos Recipe

Garlicky Mashed Potatoes The secret to making good mashed potatoes? Use a potato ricer to do the mashing and heat the milk before adding it. If need be, you could mash potatoes with a fork or with one...

25 minutes 6 Servings
Fettuccine with Prosciutto & Mushrooms
Fettuccine with Prosciutto & Mushrooms
20 minutes 4 to 6

Fettuccine with Prosciutto, Mushrooms, and Peas Instructions_Step In a large skillet, fry the bacon until crisp and drain on paper towels. Instructions_Step Add the butter and oil to the skillet an...

Favorite (Slow Cooker) Beef Pot Roast
Favorite (Slow Cooker) Beef Pot Roast
5 hours 6 to 8 servings

Favorite Beef Pot Roast With a slow cooker, you can fix this perennial family favorite any day of the week. For mornings on the run, cut the carrots or parsnips and onions the night before. Instructi...

Dijon Chicken & Mushrooms Recipe
Dijon Chicken & Mushrooms Recipe
30 minutes 4

Dijon Chicken & Mushrooms Instructions_Step Sprinkle chicken with salt and pepper. Melt butter in a heavy large skillet over medium high heat. Add chicken and cook until just brown, about 4 minutes pe...

Chicken-Fried Steak with White Gravy
Chicken-Fried Steak with White Gravy
35 to 40 minutes 4 servings

Country-Fried Steak with White Gravy This Southern staple can be found in just about any restaurant in every state south of the Mason-Dixon line. It's also called "chicken-fried steak," since the stea...

Creamed Spinach Royale Recipe
Creamed Spinach Royale Recipe
15 minutos 6-8

Creamed Spinach Royale You can make this delicious spinach recipe up to two days in advance, and reheat it in a skillet or casserole dish. Instructions_Step Melt the butter. Add the onion and sauté u...

Japanese Three Mushroom Rice Recipe
Japanese Three Mushroom Rice Recipe

This lovely dish, from Naoko Boerger, a Tokyo native who now lives in Palo Alto, California, is perfect for autumn. It uses three very different types of mushrooms, shiitake, shimeji, and oyster. The ti...

70 minutes 6
Traditional Corned Pork Recipe
Traditional Corned Pork Recipe

Corned Pork From the National Pork Board Pork to be corned must be very lean as the fat is much softer than beef fat, and it does not "eat well" after long brining. Saltpeter is potassium nitrate or ...

2 to 2-1/2 hours 10
Thai Meatballs with Peanut Dipping Sauce
Thai Meatballs with Peanut Dipping Sauce

Thai Beef Meatballs with Peanut Dipping Sauce Equipment: Stand mixer with food grinder and flat beater Large baking sheet, lined with parchment paper Instructions_Step Place beef in a shallow cont...

about 25 meatballs
Real Sweet-and-Sour Pork (Gulao Rou)
Real Sweet-and-Sour Pork (Gulao Rou)

Real Sweet-and-Sour Pork (Gulao Rou) Instructions_Step In a small bowl, combine 1 cup cornstarch and 1/2 cup water to make a smooth paste. Place 1/2 cup cornstarch in a separate bowl. Dip the cubes o...

18 minutes 4
Open-Face Quesadillas Recipe
Open-Face Quesadillas Recipe

Open-Face Quesadillas The simplest, best-tasting quesadillas ever – and they're low-fat. Instructions_Step Preheat the broiler. Instructions_Step Heat the tortilla in a skillet over low heat until...

3 - 5 minutes 2 servings
Goat Cheese-Stuffed Gypsy Peppers Recipes
Goat Cheese-Stuffed Gypsy Peppers Recipes

Goat Cheese-Stuffed Gypsy Peppers Instructions_Step Cut around the base of each pepper stem and gently pull the stem out. Trim off the seeds and keep the tops to hold the stuffing in. Blanch the peppe...

20 minutes 6
Minestra di Pasta e Patate Recipe
Minestra di Pasta e Patate Recipe

In Rome many years ago, I had this dish of humblest origins, and it has appeared on my table countless times since. I never tire of it – it is so good you want to inhale it. Over time, extra-virgin oliv...

23 to 25 minutes 6 servings
Ferran Adrià's Rotisserie Chicken with Dried Fruits
Ferran Adrià's Rotisserie Chicken with Dried Fruits

Ferran Adrià's Rotisserie Chicken with Dried Fruits (Pollo con Frutos y Frutas Secas) As this recipe demonstrates, Ferran Adrià, the alchemist chef of El Bulli, is as practical as he is inventive. It'...

30 minutes 4