Main Dish Recipes

If it goes in the center of your plate, you'll find it here. These main dish recipes span just about any cuisine you can think of, with meals for every skill level.
Channa masala in a metal serving dish next to a plate of naan bread and a dish of palak paneer.
Channa Masala Recipe
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Menemen (Turkish-Style Scrambled Eggs With Tomatoes, Onions, and Chilies) Recipe
The anda bhurji on a white ceramic plate with toasted white bread and a pat of butter on a stone counter
Anda Bhurji (Spicy Indian Scrambled Eggs) Recipe
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Chinese Bean Curd Rolls Stuffed With Pork, Mushroom, and Ginger Recipe
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Break Out Your Nonstick Skillet for the Best Crispy Duck Leg Confit
Overhead view of eggplant stir-fry plated on a blue plate on a blue background
Makheua Yao Pad Tao Jiao (Stir-Fried Eggplant With Minced Pork)
Overhead view of a plate of garlic pasta with grated cheese and lime wedges alongside
Creamy Garlic Pasta
Overhead view of harissa with pickled vegetables and lavash
Harissa (Armenian Wheat and Chicken Porridge)
A plate of Khua Kling Gai on a blue table
Khua Kling Gai (Southern Thai Dry Curry With Minced Chicken) Recipe
Two plated dishes of tomato and egg with rice on a grey, textured background
Chinese Scrambled Eggs With Tomato Recipe
Serving bowl of Frozen Simmered Tofu Soup with Pork, Cabbage, and Rice Noodles with rice alongside
Simmered Frozen Tofu Soup With Pork and Cabbage
Buttermilk fried rabbit pieces on a serving plate
Southern Fried Rabbit
Overhead of a serving plate of noodles dressed with fish curry, with assorted vegetable garnishes and a soft-cooked egg on the side.
Kanom Jeen Nam Ya (Thai Fish Curry with Rice Noodles)
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Kilawin: Grilled Pork, Punchy Sauce, Can't Lose
Gaeng Om Gai (Isan-Style Herbal Curry with Chicken and Dill)
Gaeng Om Gai (Isan-Style Herbal Curry with Chicken and Dill)
Gaeng Massaman Neua (Thai Massaman Curry with Beef)
Gaeng Massaman Neua (Thai Massaman Curry with Beef)
tortang talong on a black plate with white rice and banana ketchup
Tortang Talong (Filipino Eggplant Omelette)
Gaeng Khiao Waan Gai (Thai Green Curry with Chicken) in a large serving bowl
Gaeng Khiao Waan Gai (Thai Green Curry with Chicken)
Labaniyeh bil Ruz in a black bowl with toasted pine nuts
Labaniyeh bil Ruz (Garlicky Yogurt and Rice Porridge) Recipe
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Sheet-Pan Spiced Cauliflower and Tofu With Ginger Yogurt Recipe
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Cevapi (Southeastern European Meat and Onion Sausages) Recipe
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Easy Mixed-Cheese Quiche Recipe
Picante de Cuy Mentiroso, or Fibbing Guinea Pig, on a plate with potatoes and sauce.
Picante de Cuy Mentiroso (Fibbing Guinea Pig) From Ceviche: Peruvian Kitchen
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How to Make Japchae at Home
Chinese hot pot filled with simmering broth, fish balls, tofu, and vegetables
Chinese-Style Hot Pot With Rich Broth, Shrimp Balls, and Dipping Sauces Recipe
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How to Make Breaded Pork Chops
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Quick and Easy Vegetarian Tamale Pie With Brown Butter Cornbread Crust Recipe
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Grilled Queso Panela With Roasted Tomatillo and Poblano Salsa Recipe
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Tofu Skin Rolls Recipe
A glass plate with Asian greens and crispy pan-fried noodle cakes with seafood.
Chinese Noodles 101: Crispy Pan-Fried Noodle Cakes With Seafood
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Hobak Beombeok (Korean Squash, Sweet Potato, and Bean Porridge) Recipe
Tex-Mex Cheese Enchiladas With Red Chili Gravy Recipe
15 Homemade Fast Food and Takeout Favorites (That Are at Least as Good as the Originals)
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Cheesy Stuffed Mexican Peppers With Red Chili Sauce Recipe
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Grilled Chorizo-Stuffed Poblano Peppers Recipe
Golden Egg Curry
Naomi Duguid's Golden Egg Curry
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Silken Tofu With Spicy Sausage Recipe
Tamale pie in a cast-iron skillet with a slice of it on a ceramic plate.
Mexican Tamale Pie (Tamal de Cazuela) With Black Bean Filling Recipe
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How to Make Salteñas (Bolivian Hand Pies) From Scratch
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Salt-and-Vinegar Spanish Tortilla With Quick Cheaty Allioli Recipe
Traditional French Cassoulet
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A plate of frozen tofu braised in soy sauce.
Frozen Tofu Braised in Soy Sauce Recipe
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Slow-Roasted Spice-Rubbed Venison Loin Recipe
Asian Cabbage Rolls with Spicy Pork on a plate with sauce and greens.
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Toasted Bulgur Salad With Smoked Trout, Radishes, and Green Apple
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Tacos de Canasta: How to Make the Perfect Potluck Taco
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Pan-Roasted Quail With Plum Pan Sauce Recipe
Beer-Braised Bison Pot Roast Recipe
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Chickpea, Potato, and Spinach Jalfrezi With Cilantro Chutney Recipe
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Spicy, Smoky Bean Cakes with Lime Slaw and Charred Avocado Recipe
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Easy Grilled Cornish Hens and Zucchini With Greek Marinade, Tzatziki, and Greek Salad Recipe
Three slices of Brazo de Reina topped with spoonfuls of tomato frito.
Brazo de Reina From 'Yucatán'
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Stir-fried Tripe with Chili Bean Paste Recipe
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Beancurd Sticks Simmered with Chili Bean Paste Recipe
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The Pizza Lab: Awesome Pizza Without An Oven (a.k.a. Skillet Pizza)