Easy Weeknight 30-Minute Meals Share Print Here are delicious and simple weeknight dinners to be thankful for: steak, chicken and -- Rachael's fave, of course! -- pasta. Recipes by Rachael Ray; Photography by John Kernick John Kernick Prev Next 2/11 Red Beans & Rice with Merguez & Eggplant Merguez, a spicy sausage, and eggplant add tons of flavor to this hearty red beans and rice-based dinner. Get the recipe! Get our best 30-minute dinner ideas now!