12 Healthy Dinners Ready In 20 Minutes Or Less

You really can cook healthy dinners on the quick. Here are a dozen healthy recipes…each on the table in 20 minutes or less. You want variety, too? You got it.

1) Super Simple Salmon | Ready in 15 Mins.

If you like, replace the butter with olive oil.

Super Simple Salmon


2) Pesto Pizza | Ready in 20 Mins.

Use a pre-baked crust, prepared pesto, and canned artichoke hearts, and you’ll put this pizza on the table in minutes.

Pesto Pizza

Photo by Christine

3) Tuna Lime Tostadas | Ready in about 10 Mins.

So fresh and refreshing. It’s the taste of summer. Try it in a taco shell, too.

Tuna Lime Tostadas

Photo by Caroline C.

4) Chicken Honey Nut Stir Fry | Ready in 20 Mins.

With carrots, cashews, a little ginger root, and a touch of sweet honey.

Chicken Honey Nut Stir Fry

Photo by Larkspur

5) Yummy Lemon Salmon Burgers | Ready in 20 Mins.

Try it on a healthy whole wheat bun. Or simply serve it over fresh greens.

Yummy Lemon Salmon Burgers

Photo by ALFANN02

6) Six Can Chicken Tortilla Soup | Ready in 20 Mins.

This takes 5 minutes to prep. And has more than 1,200 5-star ratings.

Six Can Chicken Tortilla Soup

Photo by Michael Cotner

7) Broiled Scallops | Ready in 15 Mins.

Serve over greens with a super-simple lemon vinaigrette (1 part lemon juice to 3 parts olive oil).

Broiled Scallops

Photo by Spunky Buddy

8) Pesto Turkey Burgers | Ready in 20 Mins.

Prepared pesto and feta cheese take the turkey burger to new heights.

Pesto Turkey Burger

Photo by Marianne

9) Quick Cantonese Sauce | Ready in 15 Mins.

A great sauce to pair with leftover chicken.

Quick Cantonese Sauce

Photo by Baking Nana

10. Easy Salmon Cakes | Ready in 20 Mins.

Use canned salmon or leftover grilled salmon. The cakes are done in 8 minutes.

Easy Salmon Cakes

Photo by Allrecipes

11) Quick and Easy Refried Beans | Ready in 20 Mins.

Give a tostada or taco shell a little schmear of beans, and top with all the fixings, including this 10-minute guacamole.

Quick and Easy Refried Beans

Photo by naples34102

12) Szechuan Shrimp | Ready in 20 Mins.

So fast. Serve it over brown rice with a simple side of steamed broccoli.

Szechuan Shrimp

Photo by ClarStar

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