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No-Cook Weeknight Dinners

Play it cool with these quick and easy, no-cook meals the whole family will enjoy.

By Michael Tyrrell

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Chicken and Goat Cheese Crepes
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Chicken and Goat Cheese Crepes

Makes: 4 servings (2 1/2 crepes per serving)
Prep: 15 minutes

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Singapore Shrimp Noodles

Makes: 4 servings
Prep: 15 minutes
Soak: 10 minutes
Microwave: 2 minutes

Test Kitchen Tip: Have leftover cooked chicken, pork or beef from earlier in the week? Just add to (or use it to replace) the shrimp.

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Greens and Grain Salad

Makes: 4 servings
Prep: 15 minutes
Microwave: 3 minutes

Test Kitchen Tip: Boost the protein in any salad with canned salmon. It's an easy, economical alternative to fresh with all the health benefits, including omega-3s.

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BLT-Stuffed Tomatoes

Makes: 4 servings
Prep: 15 minutes
Microwave: 3 minutes

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Quinoa with Summer Vegetables and Sausage

Makes: 4 servings
Prep: 15 minutes
Microwave: 8 minutes

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Soup and Sandwiches

Cucumber-Avocado Soup
Makes: 4 servings
Prep: 10 minutes

Egg Tartine
Makes: 1 tartine
Prep: 5 minutes

Radish-Creme Fraiche Tartine
Makes: 1 tartine
Prep: 5 minutes

Red Pepper-Hummus Tartine
Makes: 1 tartine
Prep: 5 minutes

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Chicken

Thai Salad with Chicken

Makes: 4 servings

Prep: 15 minutes

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Mediterranean Bulgur and Chicken

Makes: 4 servings

Prep: 15 minutes

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Honey-Dijon Chicken and Spinach Wraps

Makes: 4 servings

Prep: 10 minutes

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Chicken Gyros

Makes: 4 servings

Prep: 10 minutes

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Beef

Muffaletta

Makes: 8 servings

Prep: 10 minutes

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Fajita Salad

Makes: 4 servings

Prep: 10 minutes

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Beef

Beef and Chickpea Toss

Makes: 4 servings

Prep: 10 minutes

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Wasabi Beef Pockets

Makes: 4 servings

Prep: 10 minutes

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Shrimp

Vietnamese Shrimp Lettuce Wraps

Makes: 4 servings

Prep: 15 minutes

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Shrimp Spinach Salad

Makes: 4 servings

Prep: 15 minutes

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Layered Shrimp and Avocado Salad

Makes: 6 servings

Prep: 15 minutes

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Greek Shrimp and Feta

Makes: 4 servings

Prep: 10 minutes

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Shrimp Taco Bowl

Makes: 4 servings

Prep: 10 minutes

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Turkey

Bean, Corn and Turkey Salad

Makes: 6 servings

Prep: 10 minutes

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Curried Turkey Couscous

Makes: 4 servings

Prep: 15 minutes

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Dinner Antipasto with Turkey

Makes: 4 servings

Prep: 15 minutes

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Turkey Pita Club

Makes: 4 servings

Prep: 10 minutes

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Sundried Tomato Pesto Turkey Salad

Makes: 4 servings

Prep: 15 minutes

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Originally published in the August 2012 issue of Family Circle magazine.

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