30-Minutes-Max Dinners

Beat the dinner rush with these recipes from our new Family Circle Cookbook! You need only half an hour to make great-tasting tacos, pasta, desserts, and more.


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Chicken Soft Tacos

Chicken Soft Tacos
Makes 12
Prep 10 m
Cook 11 m

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Creamy Straw and Hay Fettuccine

Creamy Straw and Hay Fettuccine
Makes 10
Prep 10 m
Cook 15 m

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Pork with Pear Salsa

Pork with Pear Salsa
Makes 4
Prep 10 m
Cook 10 m

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Thai Ground Beef Salad

Thai Ground Beef Salad
Makes 6
Prep 20 m
Cook 7 m

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Parmesan Shrimp Skewers

Parmesan Shrimp Skewers
Makes 4
Prep 15 m
Grill 8 m

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Tex-Mex Stew

Tex-Mex Stew
Makes 6
Prep 5 m
Cook 16 m

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Steak & Cheese Melt Pizza

Steak and Cheese Melt Pizza
Makes 6
Prep 10 m
Cook 10 m
Broil 5 m

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Pasta Fagioli with Sausage

Pasta Fagioli with Sausage
Makes 8
Prep 10 m
Cook 18 m

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Southwestern Burgers

Southwestern Burgers
Makes 6
Prep 20 m
Broil 6 - 7 m

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Lemon-Ginger Pork Stir Fry

Lemon-Ginger Pork Stir-Fry
Makes 4

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White & Wild Rice Chicken Salad

White and Wild Rice Chicken Salad
Makes 6
Prep 30 m

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Sweet-and-Sour Turkey Meatballs

Sweet-and-Sour Turkey Meatballs
Makes 4
Prep 25 m
Cook 30 m
Stand 5 m

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Zesty Fish Soup

Zesty Fish Soup
Makes 4
Prep 20 m

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Bean & Cheese Enchiladas

Bean and Cheese Enchiladas
Prep 10 m
Bake 15 m

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Cheese-and-Cherry Danishes

Cheese-and-Cherry Danishes
Makes 16
Prep 15 m
Bake 15 m

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Lemon Curd Tart

Lemon Curd Tart
Makes 8
Prep 10 m
Bake 20 m