The kids and their stomachs are grumbling, and your kitchen makes Old Mother Hubbard's seem luxurious in comparison. Now what? Instead of reaching for packaged mac 'n cheese, turn to "Pillsbury 30-Minute Meals. With 230 fast, easy and delicious meals that can be on your table in less than half an hour, this is the ultimate weekday cookbook.
Geared toward using on-hand ingredients, chapters on Beef, pork & Lamb, Chicken Turkey, Fish & Shellfish, and Vegetarian dishes, along with a selection of quick and simple sides, are proof positive that fast food doesn't need to be junk food. It's hard to believe that such hearty dinners as Sirloin and Mushrooms in Rich Beef-Dijon Sauce and Alfredo Chicken Divan take such a short time to cook. With Pillsbury's excellent advice on building a "smart" pantry, planning your weekly shopping trip and making the best use of your preparation time, homemade family dinners are only 30 minutes away.
Each easy-to-follow recipe includes detailed nutritional information as well as symbols that allow for at-a-glance recipe finding. These symbols identify ultra-fast, 20-minute meals and kid-pleasing dishes such as Pillsbury's all-time most popular recipe for Crescent Dogs.
Pillsbury's inspiring menu suggestions push each main dish into the spotlight of a well-balanced meal, while the bevy of ideas such as Timesaving Tips, Panty Pointers and Shortcuts from the Supermarket makes dinnertime a breeze.
From America's most trusted kitchens, "Pillsbury 30-Minute Meals is the ultimate guide for delivering delicious complete meals faster than the pizza guy.