All Freezer-friendly Lunch

  • Side view of a flaky spring pie on a large blue platter. One slice of the pie is missing and the cheesy artichoke filling is visible on the plate. The lower left has a pile of forks on a white plate. A grey linen tablecloth is on the table and a glass is in the upper left corner.
    1 hr, 20 min
    Vegetarian
    Canned artichokes, lemon zest, and parsley combined with a cheese trifecta of Ricotta, Swiss, and Parmesan make this surprisingly light, cheesy artichoke pie. It only takes 30 minutes to assemble and less than an hour in the oven!
  • Tailgate Beef Chili Recipe in a crock pot.
    8 hrs, 30 min
    Chili season is upon us, and this hearty beef and bean slow cooker chili recipe is an easy way to kick it off! It’s loaded with all the classic chili ingredients plus a pinch of cinnamon to deepen the flavor. Top it off with homemade crispy corn strips.
  • Best minestrone soup recipe served in a dutch oven
    1 hr
    Gluten-Free, Healthy, Vegetarian
    Minestrone soup is an Italian classic! This version is made with cannellini beans, chicken stock, cabbage, potato, zucchini, carrots, plum tomatoes, and Parmesan cheese.
  • A slice of breakfast strata is on a white plate and spring salad is on the plate to the right. Sliced radish and chopped asparagus are visible in the salad. A fork is resting on the top of the plate. Cream linens are under the plate.
    1 hr, 10 min
    Healthy
    This breakfast casserole, or strata, is everything breakfast should be—easy, healthy, and delicious. Layer crusty bread, beaten eggs, tender greens, and prosciutto in an ovenproof skillet, and bake to golden, cheesy perfection.
  • A white bowl of pressure cooker tortilla soup with a spoon and grey patterned linen napkin to the left. The top right corner has a partial view of a second bowl of the same soup.
    50 min
    This Instant Pot Chicken Tortilla Soup is loaded with shredded chicken, tomatoes, corn, and beans. It's ready so fast in the pressure cooker! Don’t forget to garnish this weeknight soup with avocado, lime, and, of course, tortillas.
  • Maryland Crabcakes wtih greens and lemon wedges on a white plate wtih mayo
    30 min
    You don’t need to travel to Maryland for delicious, easy-to-make crab cakes. Make them in the comfort of your own home in about 30 minutes. Serve them on a bed of lettuce or a bun, just don’t forget the lemon wedges!
  • Slice of Greek Spinach Pie on a white plate, with a fork, a glass of white wine, and the casserole dish in the background,
    1 hr, 10 min
    Vegetarian
    Spanakopita! Spinach, feta, ricotta, and fresh herbs are encased in layers of flaky, buttery phyllo to create this easy-to-make vegetarian Greek pie. Spanakopita is often folded into triangles, but we opted to make it into a quick and simple casserole. Serve as a side or a vegetarian main course!
  • Vegetarian soup with pesto in a white bowl with a gold spoon to the right and a second bowl in partial view in the upper right. Sliced carrots, chopped asparagus, tortillini and peas are in the broth with a dollop of pesto in the center.
    35 min
    Healthy, Vegetarian
    This tasty tortellini soup is loaded with vegetables like asparagus and peas, and is topped with zesty pesto! It comes together in 35 minutes, start to finish. Use what’s on hand whether it's fresh, frozen, or from the pantry.
  • Chicken freezer burritos with jalapeno avocado
    40 min
    Chicken Freezer Burritos are your answer to a quick, family-friendly weeknight meal! They're easy to make and delicious (when reheated correctly!). Here's everything you need to know about how to make freezer burritos you'll actually want to eat!
  • The best lentil burger is served on a plate with halved grape tomatoes and a spoon of green chutney is resting on the plate next to the burger. A patterned napkin is to the right of the plate and small glass containers of yogurt and chutney are visible above.
    47 min
    Vegetarian
    Elevate your basic veggie burger with the bold flavors of ginger, turmeric, coriander, and cumin. Top these Indian-inspired lentil burgers with cilantro chutney and you’ll want them on your weekly rotation forever!
  • Top view of easy hash brown egg bites on a white plate.
    55 min
    Gluten-Free, Healthy, Vegetarian
    Jam-packed with spinach and surrounded by crispy potatoes, this is not your average egg bite. They’re perfect for your next brunch party or just a quick grab-and-go midweek breakfast.
  • Side view of two simple breakfast quesadillas on a blue plate with a bowl of salsa to the left and a glass of orange juice above. The scrambled eggs, black beans and cilantro are visible inside the quesadilla.
    40 min
    Vegetarian
    Breakfast quesadillas are the ultimate quick, easy breakfast. Just scramble some eggs and beans, fold them into a tortilla with cheese, and cook until crispy. Make a whole batch and freeze some for a quick meal on the go!
  • Bowl of easy homemade creamy tortellini soup with sausage, carrots, and spinach
    1 hr, 10 min
    This easy tortellini soup is loaded with Italian sausage, spinach, and cheese-filled pasta. The short ingredient list makes this soup the perfect weeknight dinner. It's light on the cream but rich in flavor, with an added protein boost from puréed cannellini beans.
  • A slice of best deep dish quiche on a decorative china plate. A handful of arugula is to the right of the quiche. A fork is to the left of the plate and a table linen is above the plate.
    4 hrs
    Grace your holiday table, Easter brunch, or Sunday supper with this Deep-Dish Quiche. It’s a show-stopping main course that's as beautiful as it is delicious. Make it ahead of time, freeze it and reheat when needed. What could be better than that?
  • A horizontal image of a bowl of low carb cauliflower rice with sliced scallions and cilantro scattered on the top. A silver serving spoon is in the bowl and the bowl is set on a slate background.
    25 min
    Dairy-Free, Gluten-Free, Healthy, Low Carb, Vegan, Vegetarian
    Cauliflower rice with spinach and fresh herbs is a healthy, quick, and easy weeknight side or main meal. Add some extra heft to this recipe by topping it with a fried egg, adding some tofu, or using it as the foundation for a burrito bowl.