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Dear soups, stews and casseroles: We’ve had a good run. But it’s springtime now, and that means we’re on to lighter and brighter meals. For starters, these 30 spring dinner recipes, all of which take only 30 minutes to make. Don’t worry—we’ll see you next fall. In the meantime, we need to tend to some asparagus. Xo, PureWow

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Curry Noodles with Broccoli Rabe and Cabbage Spring Recipe

Curry Noodles with Broccoli Rabe and Purple Cabbage

So much tastier than takeout.

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fishtaco

Fish Taco Bowls

Ahhh, tastes like (almost) summer.

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shawarma

Roasted Chickpea Shawarma

Let us introduce you to the delicacy that is roasted chickpeas.

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Cacio e pepe spring dinner pasta

Cacio e Pepe Pasta

Some classics never go out of style.

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Baked Shrimp with Tomato and Feta Spring Dinner

Baked Shrimp with Tomato and Feta

Added bonus: You only need one pan to make this meal.

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Thai Beef Bowls with Rice Noodles Spring Dinner

Thai Beef Bowls with Rice Noodles

If only all salads were this beautiful. 

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taco

Jamaican Jerk Chicken Tacos

We’re transporting ourselves to the Caribbean...by way of Mexico.

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bimbim

Korean Steak Bibimbap

When in doubt, put an egg on it.

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shrimp cauliflower grits Spring Dinner Recipe

Shrimp with Cauliflower “Grits” and Arugula

Is there anything our favorite vegetable can't do?

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scallops

Lemon Butter Scallops

Simple? Check. Sophisticated? Check. Delicious? Check.

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Buddha Bowl Spring Dinner recipe

Buddha Bowl with Kale, Avocado, Orange and Wild Rice

Filled to the brim with the freshest ingredients.

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Skillet Gnocchi with Sausage and Broccoli Rabe Spring Dinner

Skillet Gnocchi with Sausage and Broccoli Rabe

These are a few of our favorite things.

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wraps

Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Trust us, you won't even miss the carbs.

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Shrimp Tacos with Mango Salsa Recipe

Spicy Shrimp Tacos with Mango Salsa

Best enjoyed with a cold glass of white wine.

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salad

Greek Kale and Quinoa Salad

Make this salad and pretend you're in the Mediterranean.

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soup

Creamy Asparagus and Pea Soup

OK, we had to include one soup. But the in-season veggies make it a spring-appropriate meal.

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Slow Cooked Salmon Spring Dinner Recipe

“Slow-Cooked” Salmon

OK, you caught us: This fish takes only 30 minutes, but it tastes like it’s been cooking for hours.

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avochicken

Cilantro Lime Chicken with Avocado Salsa

An easy upgrade for chicken night.

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pizza27

Cheesy Artichoke Skillet Flatbread

It's as if spinach-artichoke dip and pizza had a baby.

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tuna

Seared Ahi Tuna with Avocado and CHIMICHURRI Sauce

Break up your dinner routine with this simple-to-prepare seafood dish.

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shells

Broccoli Alfredo Stuffed Shells

Nothing compliments broccoli quite like cheese.

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springroll

Rainbow Spring Rolls with Ginger Peanut Sauce

No frying required.

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bowl

Spring Orzo Salad with Roasted Salmon

You can never have too many one-bowl recipes.

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orangechicl

Skillet Orange Chicken

Ready even before you could order takeout.

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seafood

Seafood Stew

Must be served with a loaf of crusty bread.

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Zoodle Parmesan Spring Dinner Recipe

Pesto Zoodles

Sometimes you need to keep it super-simple.

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asiansalad

Asian Chicken Salad with Sesame Ginger Dressing

Salad night should never be boring.

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baked chicken caprese skillet spring dinner

Baked Caprese Chicken Skillet

We would put melted mozzarella on every dish if we could.

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skewers

Thai Chili Salmon Skewers

Isn't food on a stick the best?

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One pot pasta limone spring recipe

One-Pot, 15-Minute Pasta Limone

Skip the marinara—all you need is cheese and lemon.

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