On nights when you’re pressed for time but still want to serve your family a delicious dinner, these 30-minute meals are just what you need. But these aren’t just any quick weeknight dishes—these recipes are our most popular of all time, which means they’re the 30-minute dishes that our readers have come back to time and time again, such as the Cioppino that’s pictured here. This elegant seafood stew looks like a labor of love, but it comes together in just half an hour and features a spectacular display of shrimp, king crab legs, littleneck clams, and firm white fish. It’s our favorite recipe for holidays and special occasions because it looks impressive, but won’t require you to stand over a stove for hours.
If you’re looking for a less expensive, family-friendly dinner option for weeknights, we have plenty of simple pasta recipes such as basic spaghetti and meatballs, fettuccine