Dinner Tonight: Quick and Healthy Menus in 45 Minutes (or Less)

These recipes, paired with simple sides, can be on your table in 45 minutes or less. Check back for additional recipes around the beginning of each month.

Dinner Tonight: Chicken and Turkey

Bird is the word. Versatile and quick-cooking, chicken and turkey are staples of a healthy weeknight pantry.

Healthy Dinner Recipe: Chicken-Butternut Tagine
Randy Mayor

Chicken-Butternut Tagine

Time: 30 minutes

Vegetarian Swap: Omit the chicken, double the squash, and use vegetable broth.

Serve with Pistachio Couscous: Bring ¾ cup fat-free, less-sodium chicken broth to a boil in a small saucepan. Stir in ¾ cup uncooked couscous; cover and remove from heat. Let stand 5 minutes; fluff with a fork. Stir in 1 teaspoon grated lemon rind and ¼ cup chopped pistachios.

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