Better Than Takeout

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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Lasagna Primavera

This lasagna primavera recipe has creamy ricotta and delicious noodles. Get ready to add it to your regular dinner rotation!

Pressure Cooker Butter Chicken

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Butter Chicken is a curry of chicken that was developed in the 1950’s by the founder of a restaurant in Delhi, India. It’s known for its spiced tomato, butter and cream sauce. Best served with basmati rice and or naan!

Fried Chicken Sandwich

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Crispy, juicy at home fried chicken sandwiches are easier than you thought. Adding the buttermilk and baking powder to the flour mixture is key to make extra crispy chicken!

Burrito Cups

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Bring everyone to the table with easy to customize burrito cups.

Shrimp Teriyaki

This simple, one pot meal with lots of flavor from the Asian-inspired sauce is a perfect weeknight dinner.

Hibachi Shrimp & Vegetables

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This recipe brings the flavors of a Japanese steakhouse experience to your home.

Spinach and Artichoke Pizza

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This recipe transforms spinach dip into a melty, crispy pizza. It makes eight servings, so it’s perfect for family night or sharing with friends.

New York-Style Pizza

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Crust, sauce, cheese...this is your essential New-York-style pizza recipe. Embellish if you must, or just enjoy this classic recipe from our friend Miriam Weiskind from the thezareport.

White Pizza

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Our white pizza is anything but boring. We’ve added a bit of sun-dried tomatoes for an extra flavor boost. Baking on a stone ensures a crispy, delicious crust.

Detroit-Style Pizza

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Detroit-style pizza is one of a kind, with its thick focaccia-like crust, caramelized cheese, and dollops of tomato sauce.

Cauliflower Curry

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This vegan, tomato-based curry provides 11 grams of protein so it's a great option for weeknight satisfaction whether or not you're usually a meat-eater.

Pressure Cooker Thai Coconut Soup

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Ginger and lime juice add just the right amount of tanginess to our pressure cooker version of tom kha gai which is a traditional Thai coconut chicken soup.

Quinoa Fried Rice With Shrimp

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Bump up your protein with this version of fried rice that swaps out rice for quinoa. If shrimp isn't to your taste you can use chicken. 

General Tso Chicken Stir-Fry

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This gluten-free, one-pot wonder brings both great flavor and color to your weeknight table.

Grilled Spinach, Basil & Honey Pizza

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This white pizza will be ready faster than a pizza you order could be delivered!

Chicken & Sweet Potato Pad Thai

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This gluten-free sweet potato noodle dish curbs your Thai craving without the guilt!

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