Main Dishes

Host dinner parties, celebrate the holidays, or simply bring the family together for a home-cooked meal. Pampered Chef's main dish recipes offer easy dinner recipes and healthy meal inspiration for American food, Asian food, Italian food, and other cuisines from around the world. Browse vegetarian recipes, gluten-free recipes, pasta dishes, casserole dishes, and more now.


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Cherry Balsamic Pork Stir-Fry Salad

Try this sensational stir-fry two different ways—over a cool, crisp salad or warm peppery orzo.

Grilled Cheese & Tomato Skillet

This skillet will put an end to the question of what to eat first — the grilled cheese or the tomato soup?

Homemade Herbed Fettuccini & Vegetables

Homemade pasta is well worth the effort and lends a rustic texture and appearance to this dish.

Chicken with Dijon Vin Blanc Sauce

Vin blanc (van BLAHNK) is a classic French sauce with a light velvety texture made using white wine, stock, shallots and cream.

Tilapia with Garlic Sauce & Pasta

Fresh herbs, garlic, and spicy chipotle peppers mingle in a rich butter sauce.

Red Snapper with Citrus-Avocado Salad

Fresh grated ginger adds an unexpected twist to this upscale dish.

Creamy Chipotle Chicken Crêpes

Homemade crêpes are filled with a creamy sauce and chicken for a rich main dish.

Baked Salmon with Creamy Leeks

Fresh garlic is poached in cream, giving the leeks an even sweeter flavor.

Grilled Pork Chops with Apple Slaw

Toasting the cumin intensifies the flavor and helps to infuse the spice throughout the dish.

Swedish-Style Turkey Meatballs

Who knew that this classic dish could be so easy? Using ground turkey lightens it up a bit without sacrificing flavor.

Squash Lasagna with Fresh Basil

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Made with frozen squash and fresh zucchini, this rich an creamy lasagna is easy to prepare.

Creamy Roasted Corn Chowder

This silky chowder gets its creamy texture from the starches in the corn.

Smoky Beer Can Chicken with Potato Wedges

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Our BBQ Roasting Pan & Can Holder turns chicken into a real conversation piece!

Southwestern Stuffed Bell Peppers

Filled with chicken sausage, rice and beans, these peppers are an all-in-one meal on the grill.

Chicken Pesto Sandwich Ring

Bistro-style ingredients and ring-shaped French bread make this sandiwch ideal for an evening concert under the stars.

Spicy Tilapia Burritos

Cool and crunchy slaw surrounds spicy, grilled tilapia for a great contrast in texture with every bite.

Chicken with Caramelized Garlic & Sage

The sweetness of caramelized garlic combined with the distinctive flavor of fresh sage creates a delicious and aromatic meal.

Chicken Medallions with Capers & Tomatoes

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This quick-cooking main dish features a rich and flavorful pan sauce.

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