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: Vegetarian

Try going meatless at least one night a week. These vegetarian dinners make it hard to find an excuse not to.

Vegetarian Dinner Recipe: Chipotle Bean Burritos
Becky Luigart-Stayner

Chipotle Bean Burritos

Time: 30 minutes

Simple Sub: In place of chipotle chile powder, you can use ½ teaspoon regular chili powder plus 1⁄8 teaspoon ground red pepper.

Serve with Guacamole and Chips: Place 1 ripe peeled avocado in a bowl; mash with a fork. Add 1 tablespoon minced ­onion, 1 tablespoon chopped fresh cilantro, 1 tablespoon fresh lime juice, ½ teaspoon salt, 1 minced garlic clove, and ½ jalapeño pepper, seeded and minced. Stir until well blended. Serve with baked tortilla chips.

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