5 Summery Weeknight Dinners You Can Make In the Winter

Snow season may be in full-swing, but that doesn't mean you can't daydream about warmer days. These five dinners taste like summer, but you can make them any time of the year!
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Monday: Tropical Chicken & Rice

tropical chicken with mint rice

Anything topped with fresh pineapple chunks is an automatic mood booster! Brighten up a chilly winter night with this dish that'll have you feeling like you're on an island getaway. 

Recipe: Try our Tropical Chicken & Rice

Tuesday: Rachael Ray's Fried-Fish Tacos with Raw Green Salsa

fried fish tacos with raw green salsa

Fish tacos are good, but fried fish tacos are better! Add some avocado slices and fresh mint for some serious summer vibes.

Recipe: Try Rach's Fried-Fish Tacos with Raw Green Salsa

Wednesday: Chorizo Dogs with Avocado Salsa

chorizo dog with avocado salsa

Put a spicy spin on a summertime fave! Swap out hotdogs for chorizo sausages, and mix up a tangy salsa to warm up even the iciest of winter days. 

Recipe: Try our Chorizo Dogs with Avocado Salsa

Thursday: Rachael Ray's Crabby & Corny Spaghetti

Crabby & Corny Spaghetti

Seafood, hot peppers, and sweet corn will take you right back to your last beachy vacay. With the addition of cheese and bacon, this tropical dish doubles as cold-weather comfort food!

Recipe: Try Rach's Crabby & Corny Spaghetti

Friday: Hearty Paprika Burgers

hearty paprika burgers

Who says you need to make burgers on the grill? This stacked-and-flavor-packed dinner is best when cooked in a skillet! And nothing screams "summer" louder than a veggie-stuffed burger.

Recipe: Try our Hearty Paprika Burgers