20-Minute Comfort Food Dinners To Make Every Night Of November

20-Minute Comfort Food Dinners To Make Every Night Of November

20 minutes to dinner bliss.

1. Sesame Chicken

The sweet and tangy sauce of this lightened up sesame chicken is made with soy sauce, honey, Sriracha, ginger, and garlic. Serve it over rice or stir-fried veggies for an easy weeknight meal.

1. Sesame Chicken

2. Chicken Parmesan

Serve this quick-fried chicken parm over zucchini noodles or regular spaghetti.

2. Chicken Parmesan

3. Kimchi Udon Stir Fry

You can easily add your favorite protein like shrimp or chicken to this tasty stir-fry for an even more filling bowl.

3. Kimchi Udon Stir Fry

4. Honey Garlic Shrimp

Toss this flavorful shrimp over quinoa, rice, pasta or veggies.

4. Honey Garlic Shrimp

5. One Pan Cheesy Jalapeño Chicken

Tired of your same old boring chicken? This one-pan recipe is seasoned with ancho chile powder, cumin, oregano, and minced onions. Then, the whole thing is smothered in melty cheese.

5. One Pan Cheesy Jalapeño Chicken

6. Crispy Honey Ginger Salmon

This flavor-packed salmon is coated in honey, sambal oelek, soy sauce, ginger, garlic, lime zest and juice, then cooked in a skillet for 6 minutes. Pair it with a homemade simple slaw and call it dinner.

6. Crispy Honey Ginger Salmon

7. Tortellini Carbonara

This recipe swaps classic spaghetti for cheesy tortellini. It's cooked to rich, indulgent perfect with egg, bacon, shallots, garlic, and extra Parmesan.

7. Tortellini Carbonara

8. Chicken Panang Curry Noodle Bowls

This homemade curry couldn't be easier, made with four-ingredient curry paste, coconut milk, chicken broth, and fish sauce. Plus, you can easily switch up this recipe by adding your favorite protein and veggies.

8. Chicken Panang Curry Noodle Bowls

9. Garlic Beef and Broccoli Lo Mein

This beef and broccoli stir fry tastes even better than takeout...and it's just as easy.

9. Garlic Beef and Broccoli Lo Mein

10. Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Soup

Make a big batch of this Mexican-style chicken soup and keep it in the fridge for a really lazy day.

10. Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Soup

11. Thai Basil Beef and Lemongrass Rice Bowls

This seemingly sophisticated Thai-style beef comes together as easily as tossing your ingredients in a wok or skillet. And the jasmine rice gets an extra flavor kick from coconut milk, lemongrass, and toasted sesame oil.

11. Thai Basil Beef and Lemongrass Rice Bowls

12. Garlic Butter Shrimp Pasta

You can put shrimp scampi on the table in just minutes. This version is loaded with arugula, crushed red pepper, oregano, and Parmesan cheese.

12. Garlic Butter Shrimp Pasta

13. Sheet Pan Chicken Fried Rice

One pan = zero mess. And even though this lightened-up version of classic fried rice is actually baked from start to finish, you'd never know the difference.

13. Sheet Pan Chicken Fried Rice

14. Chinese Eggplant with Garlic Sauce

Sautéed with peanut oil, this eggplant becomes melt-in-your-mouth tender in just 10 minutes. Enjoy it as a side dish, or serve it over rice and with the protein of your choice for a stand alone meal.

14. Chinese Eggplant with Garlic Sauce

15. One Pan Chicken Fajita Pasta

Stir fry bell peppers and onions with fire roasted tomatoes, boneless chicken breasts and fajita seasoning. Mix it with some penne pasta and voilà, it's a fiesta.

15. One Pan Chicken Fajita Pasta

16. Moo Shu Pork

Take a few short cuts to whip up this delicious stir-fry recipe in no time: buy a bag of cole slaw, some pre-sliced shiitake mushrooms, and serve the moo shu pork (or chicken) into flour tortillas

16. Moo Shu Pork

17. Greek Gyros with Tzatziki Sauce

These gyro patties are made with lamb and beef (but you can really use whatever ground meat you like best). Serve them in pitas or over a salad with tzatziki sauce (store-bought or homemade) and some chopped veggies,

17. Greek Gyros with Tzatziki Sauce

18. Tomato Basil Shrimp

This sautéed shrimp recipe is loaded with veggies and a healthy dose of shredded Parmesan cheese. Make sure to serve it with crispy bread for dunking.

18. Tomato Basil Shrimp

19. Sausage, Brussels Sprouts and Parmesan Pasta

This seasonal pasta recipe made with browned Italian sausage, crispy Brussels sprouts, and tons of garlic just screams fall. You can easily add more veggies and lose the sausage to make this meal meatless.

19. Sausage, Brussels Sprouts and Parmesan Pasta

20. Steak Fajita Skillet

Whip out the corn tortillas and all your favorite Tex-Mex toppings from guacamole to jalapeños and serve these skillet fajitas DIY-style.

20. Steak Fajita Skillet