Rachel Cooks®

30 Minutes or Less

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The Best Salad Dressing Recipes

This quick pickled radish recipe makes the best pickled radishes in only about 10 minutes hands-on time! They're great on tacos, avocado toast, pulled pork, and more! 

Quick Pickled Radish Recipe – How to Pickle Radishes

This flavorful and easy baked salmon with lemon and chives is a taste of summer! It is the perfect use for those chives in your garden! 

Easy Baked Salmon with Lemon and Chives

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Pizza Pasta – 1 pan, 6 ingredients, 20 minutes

This is the most irresistible restaurant-style bread dipping oil recipe! You'll feel like you're at a fancy Italian restaurant and you won't be able to stop dipping! 

Bread Dipping Oil Recipe | Restaurant-Style

This chili seasoning recipe is a perfect blend to have in your cupboard for when you want to make a quick pot of chili. There are a couple surprises that set this spice mix apart!

Chili Seasoning Recipe

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Instant Pot Mac and Cheese – so easy!

This easy five ingredient baked salmon is going to be your weeknight go-to salmon recipe. The glaze is the perfect balance of spicy and sweet. Try it tonight!

Baked Salmon with Maple Mustard Glaze (5 ingredient recipe)

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One Pan Lemon Pasta with Sausage, Asparagus, and Dill

French Toast Recipe – Tips for THE BEST French Toast

This Brussels Sprouts Salad Recipe with Crispy Chickpeas is simple perfection. It's a fresh and flavorful side dish that's easy to prepare and goes great with fish or chicken.

Brussels Sprouts Salad Recipe with Crispy Chickpeas

This sweet kale salad is a copycat of the popular bagged salad you find in grocery stores -- but as always, homemade is way better!

Sweet Kale Salad with Dried Cranberries and Poppy Seed Dressing

This one pan sausage dinner is the perfect 30 minute meal on a night when you want a nutritious meal but you really don't feel like cooking! 

One Pan Sausage Dinner with Fall Vegetables

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Baked Brie Recipe with Cranberries and Bourbon Pecans – with video

Cozy, healthy, and easy to make - this sausage and bean skillet is everything you want in a meal on a cool day. 

Sausage and Bean Skillet (one pan, 30 minute meal)

These brown sugar glazed carrots with bourbon could be mistaken as candy, they're so irresistible! Great for Thanksgiving or any other meal! 

Brown Sugar Glazed Carrots with Bourbon – with video

Spaghetti in one pot, made in about 30 minutes sort of seems like a dream come true, doesn't it? Once you try Instant Pot Spaghetti, you might never go back to the traditional stovetop method! 

Instant Pot Spaghetti and Meat Sauce – with video

Simple yet flavorful, this spaghetti squash with Parmesan and herbs is a perfect side dish or a great base for a topping such as marinara sauce. 

Spaghetti Squash with Parmesan and Herbs

This zesty and flavorful tequila lime chicken marinade is reminiscent of a margarita and perfect for making grilled chicken for fajitas. You're going to love it!

Tequila Lime Chicken Marinade

This dill chicken salad is healthy, easy to make and perfect if you like to meal prep! It's great on a croissant, a wrap, a salad, or on its own!

Dill Chicken Salad – Healthy and Easy!

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7 Layer Dip Recipe – THE BEST!

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Zucchini Noodle Salad with Beans, Feta, and Lemon

Full of flavor, these southwest deviled eggs are a fun twist on a favorite. Another bonus: You can have so much fun with toppings! 

Southwest Deviled Eggs

This grilled pineapple with caramel toffee crunch ice cream is the perfect simple summer dessert. Everyone loves it, you can make it in about 10 minutes, and it cooks on the grill so you don't have to heat up the house! 

Grilled Pineapple with Caramel Toffee Crunch Ice Cream