30-Minute Meals That Are Perfect for November

Every November I stack the deck with mains that double as sides, things to do with leftovers… and this year I threw in a few twists on Thanksgiving for two.
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Thankful for Leftovers

Posole Rojo with Turkey or Chicken

Posole Rojo with Turkey or Chicken

Try our Posole Rojo with Turkey or Chicken 

“Leftovers alert: Hack up your cooked turkey and toss it into this tasty Tex-Mex stew.” —Rach

Cornish Hens, Horseradish-Cheddar Potatoes & Cress Salad with Apples

Cornish Hens, Horseradish-Cheddar Potatoes & Cress Salad with Apples

Try our Cornish Hens, Horseradish-Cheddar Potatoes & Cress Salad with Apples

"My mom and I spent more than one Thanksgiving together. If we weren’t out volunteering, we’d make a small, fancyish dinner." —Rach

Thanksgiving for 2

Pork Tenderloin with Corn Muffin Stuffin', Gravy & Green Beans

Pork Tenderloin with Corn Muffin Stuffin', Gravy & Green Beans

Try our Pork Tenderloin with Corn Muffin Stuffin', Gravy & Green Beans

Double Duty: Entrée or Side

Roasted Broccolini Hero Sandwiches

Roasted Broccolini Hero Sandwiches

Try our Roasted Broccolini Hero Sandwiches

“Serve roasted broccolini as an easy crowd-pleaser side with any family meal. Or slap it on a hoagie with provolone and a fried egg. We need a hero!” —Rach

Thankful for Leftovers

Turkey or Chicken & Porcini Ragu

Turkey or Chicken & Porcini Ragu

Try our Turkey or Chicken & Porcini Ragu

Double Duty: Entrée or Starter

Brown Butter & Cream Orecchiette with Cremini Mushrooms & Kale

Brown Butter & Cream Orecchiette with Cremini Mushrooms & Kale

Try our Brown Butter & Cream Orecchiette with Cremini Mushrooms & Kale

"If you make mac ’n’ cheese or a baked dish like lasagna to pass with turkey, this is a mouthwatering change, especially for anyone who loves mushrooms." —Rach

Cauliflower Steaks with Bacon, Tomato & Beer Cheese

Cauliflower Steaks with Bacon, Tomato & Beer Cheese

Try our Cauliflower Steaks with Bacon, Tomato & Beer Cheese

Thanksgiving for 2

Turkey Cutlets with Brandied Apples & Pears & Savoy Cabbage with Sage

Turkey Cutlets with Brandied Apples & Bears & Savoy Cabbage with Sage

Try our Turkey Cutlets with Brandied Apples & Pears & Savoy Cabbage with Sage 

Thankful for Leftovers

Onion Dip Turkey Reubens (aka Rachels)

Onion Dip Turkey Reubens (aka Rachels)

Try our Onion Dip Turkey Reubens (aka Rachels)

“A turkey Reuben is actually called a Rachel. Here I swapped the Russian dressing with onion dip dressing. YUM.”—Rach

Double Duty: Entrée or Side

Pimento Cheese & Chorizo Mac

Pimento Cheese & Chorizo Mac

Try our Pimento Cheese & Chorizo Mac

“This Spanish American twist on classic mac ’n’ cheese tastes like pimento cheese spread wrapped up in macaroni rather than bread. If you can’t find piquillo peppers, pimientos are delicious, too.” —Rach