Dinner Tonight | The Daily Dish

BetterRecipes : better recipes - better meals

Dinner Tonight

Chutney Chicken Salad Croissant Sandwiches

No Comments | Written on July 16, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

I have always been a fan of chicken salad for its versatility.  You can always go the healthy route and make this a high protein lunch over a bed of lettuce.  Of course, there’s always the option to serve it as a sandwich, nestled inside a flaky, buttery croissant.

I’ll let you guess which route I went with today’s recipe…

Keep reading for the recipe…

Read more

Chicken Tenders with Apricot Barbecue Sauce

1 Comment | Written on June 26, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

This week the food world has been buzzing about the hottest trend coming out of Los Angeles – CocoaChicken.  That’s right, chocolate fried chicken.

Now, I am going to reserve judgement since I haven’t had a chance to taste this new concoction.  It may sound crazy, but everyone is saying it is fantastic!  Think about it, we love the classic Mexican mole chicken also made with bittersweet cocoa.  Maybe it’s not such a wild idea after all?

Today’s recipe is similar in a wild but wonderful way.  These chicken tenders are baked not fried, and they also have a very unique secret ingredient!

Keep reading for the recipe…

Read more

10 Awesome Recipes with Avocado

No Comments | Written on June 20, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

Dare to go beyond the guacamole!

Avocados are awesome, and there are countless ways to incorporate them into summer dishes.  The following list showcases ten of our favorite!  Which recipe do you want to make this weekend?


Keep reading for the recipe…

Read more

10 Recipes to Make in a Muffin Pan

No Comments | Written on June 13, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

Muffin pans – they come in mini, standard size and even jumbo!

These versatile pan can be used to make so much more than just muffins.  From breakfast through dessert, appetizers and main dishes, you won’t believe all the exciting recipes you can make in a muffin pan!  We even have a few unexpected cooking tips using a muffin pan.

Keep reading for the recipes…

Read more

Mediterranean Whole Wheat Spaghetti with Tuscan Kale

No Comments | Written on June 12, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

Who doesn’t enjoy indulging in a big bowl of pasta?

I love this recipe because it is a great way to savor a hearty and satisfying meal while still getting whole grains and vegetables into your diet.

Keep reading for the recipe…

Read more

Chicken Tenders with Greek Yogurt Honey Mustard Dip

No Comments | Written on June 5, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

Do you love the crispy crunch of fried chicken, but want something a little healthier at mealtime?  You will love this version of oven baked chicken!

These crisp and golden chicken tenders are even more fun with a dip.  Everyone loves honey mustard, and this one is mixed with Greek yogurt.  Serve with a cucumber and radish salad for a complete meal that is sure to be a crowd pleaser.

Keep reading for the recipe…

Read more

Smoky-Sweet Chipotle Chicken

1 Comment | Written on May 28, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

Sometimes all you need for a great main dish is a killer signature spice rub!  This smoky and sweet chipotle concoction is my absolute favorite.

After mixing the spice blend, all you have to do is rub it on chicken legs and thighs.  I prefer these attached dark meat pieces because they stay nice and moist and offer beautiful presentation.  Not to mention, they are budget-friendly!

Keep reading for the recipe…

Read more

Top 10 Italian Meals to Make Tonight!

No Comments | Written on May 23, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

We are all looking for new inspirations at mealtime, and Italian for dinner is always a hit!  Today we have assembled 10 of our favorite Italian dishes that you can make for dinner tonight.

Which one will you try first? 

Keep reading for the recipes…

Read more

Grilled Vegetable Tacos with Vegan Mexican “Crema”

No Comments | Written on May 21, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

Think it’s impossible to adapt cheesy, sour cream laden Mexican food for a vegan diet?  Think again!  These Grilled Vegetable Tacos are sure to satisfy even the most staunch carnivore.  Plus, you won’t believe how easy it is to make a dairy-free alternative to Mexican Crema!

Keep reading for the recipe…

Read more

Olive Oil Poached Salmon

No Comments | Written on May 20, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

We all know salmon is a healthy choice at mealtime.  We also love that it can be prepared in a variety of ways.  If you love salmon, I suggest you try a new preparation technique next time it is on the menu.  Poaching the salmon in olive oil!  The result is an extremely most, perfectly cooked piece of fish.

Keep reading for the recipe…

Read more