Rachel Cooks®

30 Minutes or Less

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Tortellini Pasta Salad with Pepperoni and Italian Vinaigrette – with video

This spring orzo salad is full of bright and fresh flavors that will make you happy from the very first bite! Crisp asparagus, spicy arugula, and flavorful pine nuts are all dressed in a springy basil lemon vinaigrette. It's a huge hit every time! Make it for your next party, you won't regret it!

Spring Orzo Salad with Arugula, Asparagus, Pine Nuts

This broccoli tabbouleh with lentils is the perfect lunch! You can make it ahead, it's super filling, and so good for you. It's a fun gluten-free and it has all the flavor of tabbouleh that you know and love. It will become an instant favorite!

Broccoli Tabbouleh Bowl with Lentils

Instant Pot Chicken Marsala has all the flavors of marsala that you know and love, but with the convenience of cooking in the Instant Pot. You'll adore how quickly it comes together and you'll find yourself coming back to this recipe time and time again. It's great served with pasta or rice!

Instant Pot Chicken Marsala – Easy Recipe

This creamy Parmesan Peppercorn Dressing is the perfect dressing if you love ranch but are looking for something new. It's cheesy with a little spice and it's lightened up with Greek yogurt and buttermilk. You're going to love it!

Parmesan Peppercorn Dressing – Healthy and Easy!

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Pink Lemonade No-Bake Mini Cheesecakes

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Easy Chicken Alfredo with Broccoli | ONE PAN & Healthy – with Video

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Chocolate Chip Granola with Strawberries

A complete pasta dinner, made in your Instant Pot! You'll love this Instant Pot Pasta with Sausage, Spinach, and Tomatoes. You might have all the ingredient on hand already! It's healthy, satisfying, easy, and versatile, and you're going to keep making it again and again! 

Instant Pot Pasta with Sausage, Spinach, and Tomatoes – with video

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Cheesecake Dip – Hot Chocolate Flavor

Sheet pan fajitas are great for busy weeknights and also great for bigger crowds! You'll love this hands-off approach to fajitas! Get the recipe on rachelcooks.com!

Sheet Pan Fajitas – Easy Recipe for Chicken Fajitas! | with video

This Instant Pot Shredded Chicken is going to become a meal prepping essential! I cover four different variations, each made with only two ingredients! You'll love this chicken on salads, tacos, burrito bowls, and in soup! Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Instant Pot Shredded Chicken – 2 Ingredients, 4 Variations

Lemon Salmon with Dill is going to be a weeknight lifesaver. It's ready in less than 30 minutes, it's healthy, flavorful and so ridiculously easy to make. You're going to end up making it once a week! Get the great salmon recipe on RachelCooks.com

Lemon Salmon with Dill – easiest recipe!

Caesar Croutons are the crowning jewel on a classic Caesar Salad and once you make this homemade version, you'll find yourself wondering why you ever bought croutons from the store. There is no comparison and they'll quickly take your Caesar Salad game to the next level. Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Caesar Croutons – EASY recipe!

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Chocolate Tart Recipe – NO BAKE – 4 Ingredients! (with video)

Even if you're not doing a Whole30, this Whole30 Sausage is a breakfast WIN! It's full of flavor and protein and it's super easy to make thanks to a couple shortcuts. You'll be so happy to know exactly what's going into your breakfast sausage! Get the paleo sausage recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Whole30 Sausage – Pork and Apple

Instant Pot Chili is healthy, adaptable and easy to make. Read all my tips to make it your perfect chili recipe - spicy, mild, vegetarian, Whole30, Paleo, not Paleo, whatever you like, I tell you how to make it happen in this recipe! Get the easy pressure cooker recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Instant Pot Chili – Paleo and Whole30 Compliant – with video

Learning how to toast pine nuts is an essential skill you'll want in that cooking "tool box." Knowing how to toast pine nuts will elevate your recipes that include pine nuts and take the flavor to the next level! You'll learn three easy methods and what situations are best for each method! Find it on RachelCooks.com!

How to Toast Pine Nuts – 3 Easy Methods! | with video

Roasted Cauliflower with Chili Powder is absolutely perfect on its own but it's also an ideal addition to salads and burrito bowls. You might even find yourself reaching for the chili powder every time you roast cauliflower! Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Roasted Cauliflower with Chili Powder Recipe

These Shrimp Tacos are a refreshing taste of the tropics thanks the zesty avocado, mango and pineapple salsa. They're easy to make and are a hit for any party or taco night. The extra salsa is amazing on chips or sprinkled on a salad!

Shrimp Tacos with Avocado, Mango and Pineapple Salsa

Mango Avocado Salsa is the perfect topping to any taco or salad, and it's irresistible piled up on a chip! You'll love the creamy avocado, sweet mango, and tart pineapple in every bite! Get the easy salsa recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Mango Avocado Salsa with Pineapple Recipe

Bright and fragrant, this lemon basil vinaigrette dressing is the perfect healthy salad dressing. It's Whole30 compliant and is a great addition to a green tossed salad or a pasta salad. It's also great drizzled on top of grilled chicken! Get the easy salad dressing recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Lemon Basil Vinaigrette Dressing Recipe

These Ruby Tuesday Croutons are the perfect copycat recipe - they taste just like the restaurant's version and they couldn't be easier to make at home! You'll find these are the perfect topping for any salad! Get the easy recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Ruby Tuesday Croutons Copycat – Pumpernickel Croutons | with VIDEO

Full of warm spices, these Chai French Toast Skewers are a fun take on French toast that can even be made ahead! They're a must-make for your next brunch! Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Chai French Toast Skewers – can be made ahead!