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It’s 7 p.m., the sun’s still out and it’s 85 degrees. Do you really want to spend the night in front of the stove? (We didn’t think so.) These 50 easy-breezy dinners take just a few minutes to whip up and don’t use every single pan in the kitchen.

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Spicy Corn Carbonara

Corn, bacon and just a touch of Parm = completely irresistible.

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Grilled Peach and Halloumi Salad with Lemon-Pesto Dressing

Now this is what we call a dinner salad.

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Honey-Lime Chicken and Veggies in Foil

Best of all, there’s no cleanup.

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Grilled Flatbread Pizza with Artichoke, Ricotta and Lemon

No oven necessary.

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What’s Gaby Cooking

Zucchini Pad Thai

Ten minutes and you’re done. (And you have PureWow Coterie member Gaby Dalkin to thank.)

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Greek Chicken and Rice Skillet

An easy but impressive way to feed a crowd.

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Cauliflower Sweet Potato Burgers

Smashed avocado and spicy mayo take these family-friendly sammies over the top.

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Summer Skillet Gnocchi with Grilled Corn and Burrata

This one-pan wonder cooks for 30 minutes.

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Zucchini Ricotta Galette

It tastes like you spent hours making it (hint: you didn’t).

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Sweet-and-Sour Pork Skewers with Pineapple

It’s totally OK to use your grill pan.

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Skillet Roast Chicken with Peaches, Tomatoes and Red Onion

Juicy fruit pairs magically with chicken thighs.

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Poblano and Mushroom Tacos with Tomatoes and Goat Cheese

Way more interesting than ground beef.

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Baked Caprese Chicken Skillet

If it were up to us, every recipe would be this darn easy.

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Baked Sesame-Ginger Salmon in Parchment

No pots or pans required.

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One-Pot, 15-Minute Pasta Limone

Throw all of the ingredients in the pot and boil ’em.

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Butter-Baked Cucumber Tostadas

Roasted cucumbers are so in right now.

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15-Minute Mezze Plate with Toasted Za’atar Pita Bread

Finger food is the best food.

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Skillet Pasta with Summer Squash, Ricotta and Basil

No dishes, no problem.

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Lime Chicken with Corn and Poblano Salad

Best of all, you can make this dish for about ten bucks.

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Plays Well with Butter

Summer Glow Bowls

PureWow Coterie member Jess Larson shares our love of hearty bowls.

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Grilled Watermelon Steaks

Beautifully seasoned, just like a filet mignon.

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Feed Me Phoebe

End of Summer Cobb Salad with Creamy Carrot-Kimchi Dressing

Coterie member Phoebe Lapine gives you permission to throw in any veggies you have on hand.

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Savory Summer Tomato Tart

Ah, puff pastry: So impressive-looking, but so easy.

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Crock-Pot Corn Chowder

Yes, you can (and should) use your slow cooker in the summer.

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Two Peas & Their Pod

Summer Caprese Salad

PureWow Coterie member Maria Lichty brings us the magic of no-cook.

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Zoodles with Summer Vegetables

Thy farmers’ market market haul.

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Roasted Drumsticks with Tomatoes

The summer equivalent of a casserole.

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Skillet Steak with Asparagus and Potatoes

It’s totally foolproof, we promise.

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Greek Lemon Chicken Skewers with Tzatziki Sauce

The creamy dipping sauce is everything.

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The Bojon Gourmet

Stone Fruit Cucumber Salad With Ricotta Salata, Purslane and Golden Balsamic Miso Vinaigrette

It’s a midsummer night’s dream.

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Vegetarian Ventures

Roasted Cauliflower & Dates Couscous Salad with Creamy Tahini

We love our favorite veggie’s summer look.

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Not Without Salt

Late Summer Enchilada Pie

The easiest way to feed a crowd.

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A Better Happier St. Sebastian

Slow Roasted Citrus Salmon

It’s begging to be enjoyed alfresco.

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My New Roots

Summer Abundance bowls

Nutty sorghum pairs gorgeously with ripe, raw veggies.

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Broma Bakery

Cheeseburger Tater Tot Casserole

The whole fam will be obsessed.

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Flourishing Foodie

Roasted Potato Salad with CRÈME FRAÎCHE

Never. Gets. Old.

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A Thought For Food
Foodie Crush

Citrus and Shrimp Avocado Salad

Best of all, it’s totally make-ahead.

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Pinch of Yum

Summer Chipotle Chicken Cobb Salad with Cilantro Vinaigrette

Is your mouth watering?

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salt & Wind

Marinated Salumi Sandwich

PureWow Coterie member Aida Mollenkamp knows how to make a dinner-worthy stack.

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15-Minute Lemony Broccolini Pasta

So much more interesting than jarred marinara.

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Ginger-Pineapple Shrimp Stir-Fry

A speedy dinner for when you’re flying solo.

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Chopped Italian Salad Pizza

Store-bought dough makes this pie a breeze.

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One-Pan Roasted Salmon with Potatoes and Romaine

We love making our main course and sides all at once.

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Skinny Taste

Southwest Chicken Skillet

Just 300 calories per serving.

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Kitchen Confidante

Baked Halibut with Olives and Tomatoes

You only need 15 minutes to create this Mediterranean dinner.

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Chew Out Loud

20-Minute Vietnamese Spring Roll Bowl

The filling’s the best part anyway.

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The Roasted Root

30-Minute Thai Green Curry with Avocado

Straight out of our wildest dreams.

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Feasting at Home

Summer Panzanella Salad

When bread counts as salad…

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Minimalist Baker

5-Minute Veggie Coconut Wraps

These little guys have totally stolen our hearts.

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