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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Moo Shu Pork Wraps

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Full of fresh and delicious flavors, this recipe is packed with veggies and protein and uses time-saving broccoli slaw for a nice, healthy crunch.

Cauliflower Shepherd's Pie

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Instead of mashed potatoes, this lower-carb version is topped with cauliflower puree. Perfect when you’re in the mood for a meaty, comfort-food classic.

Broccoli Crust Pizza

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This green pizza has a broccoli and almond flour crust that's topped with fresh mozzarella, avocado, red onion, and arugula. Lemon juice keeps the flavors bright. 

One-Pot Chicken Parmesan & Zucchini Noodles

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This delicious one-pot meal contains only 5 ingredients and comes together in just 20 minutes!

Adobo Chicken Sandwich

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This sandwich is a great example of balancing flavors: sweet, salty, sour, savory (umami), and bitter. There’s sweetness from the brown sugar, saltiness from the soy sauce, sourness from the vinegar, savory from the chicken and soy sauce, and bitterness from the arugula.

Root Beer Ribs

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Who knew that ribs could be this easy! Just add your favorite barbecue seasoning, root beer, and barbecue sauce, and your dinner is done.

Slow Cooker Minestrone

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This easy, vegetarian soup is loaded with beans, vegetables, and pasta, making it a great light lunch or dinner.

Garlic Parmesan Chicken With Cauliflower Mash

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Classic flavors of garlic and Parmesan blend well in this one-pot chicken and cauliflower mash meal.

Quick Chicken Fajitas

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In a rush? These quick chicken fajitas come together quickly in the microwave.

Bruschetta & Zucchini Pasta

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 Zucchini noodles and regular noodles combine for a lightened up Italian dinner. 

Cheeseburger Pizza

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The classic cheeseburger gets an upscale twist with our fabulous 5-minute pizza dough!

Shrimp Tacos with Jalapeño Slaw and Pickled Onions

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These tacos come together so quick and easy, you'll even have time to make a margarita! 

Bruschetta Pasta

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This easy, weeknight dinner is fresh, light, filled with flavor, comes together in less than 30 minutes, and is made in one pot. Also great as a side dish.

Easy No-Stir Risotto

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Enjoy your risotto 3 different ways - original or with add-ins!

Cheesy Shells & Italian Sausage

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This is a family favorite for many reasons, but mostly because it’s full of flavor, easy to make, filling, and is prepared in one pot in less than 30 minutes.

Baked Mac ‘N Cheese with Shrimp

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Add a seafood twist to a comfort food classic. Great food pairing with Champagne.

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