It's easy to make appealing and satisfying dinners from a refrigerator full of fresh produce and proteins. It takes a real magician to turn out a good meal on a night when the fridge and cupboards are bare of everything but a few staples. Every cook should have a handful of emergency pantry meals in her arsenal — and here are over 75 more.
Thai Red Curry Chicken -- love, love, love! This is a simpler Thai dish made completely from accessible ingredients you'll easily find at your grocery store and you'll never believe it but -- dinner will be on the table in about 30 minutes! Fast and good, the perfect combo...
Vegetarian Portobello Wellington's - A mouthwatering treat filled with mushrooms, spinach, pine nuts and creamy gruyere cheese! Easy to adapt to some of your favorite fillings! Easy Easy to make but there are a few simple steps involved.
Quinoa & Sweet Potato Chili:one 29 oz can black beans, rinsed and drained one 6 oz can tomato paste 32 oz vegetable stock 1 onion, chopped 5 cloves garlic, minced 1 tablespoon chili powder 1 tablespoon cumin 1 teaspoon oregano 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 sweet potato, peeled and cut into bite sized chunks 1 cup dry quinoa salt and pepper to taste avocado, cilantro for garnish (optional)