Weeknight Dinner Ideas: 5 Dishes You Won’t Want to Miss!

Fresh ingredients, great flavor combinations and easy-to-follow instructions make these summer dinner recipes too good to pass up. Trust us–these meals are so quick and tasty, you won’t be tempted to order in.

MONDAY

mediterranean chopped salad

Source: The Way the Cookie Crumbles

Mediterranean Chopped Salad

Why We Love It: This fresh salad filled with veggies, protein-packed chickpeas and tangy feta is the perfect Meatless Monday pick.

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TUESDAY

crispy salmon BLT sliders with chipotle mayo

Source: How Sweet it Is

Crispy Salmon BLT Sliders with Chipotle Mayo

Why We Love It: These super cute (and delish!) sliders are a perfect healthy burger alternative. Chipotle mayo adds zip.

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WEDNESDAY

crispy chicken tacos

Source: Sarcastic Cooking

Crispy Chicken Tacos

Why We Love It: Grilled tortillas are filled with creamy guac and spiced chicken– irresistible!

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THURSDAY

pan seared filets with mushrooms and blue cheese

Source: Sing for Your Supper

Pan-Seared Filets With Mushrooms and Blue Cheese

Why We Love It: This decadent steak dinner is the perfect way to enjoy an at-home date night.

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FRIDAY

shrimp and saffron rice

Source: The Yellow Table

Shrimp and Saffron Rice With Fennel Salad

Why We Love It: TGIF! This light and flavorful summery meal won’t weigh you down. The creamy saffron rice and sauteed shrimp pair perfectly with the crisp fennel salad.

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