herbed chicken with beets and brussels When last night's dinner is earmarked for today's lunch, a well-balanced dish is definitely in order. Autumn's signature veggies come to life in this delectable combo that comes with a dijon mustard sauce.
sesame garlic chicken Recreate this takeout staple at home by combining chicken breasts with a fresh ginger and garlic mix (plus an additional handful of flavor-packed ingredients) in a slow cooker. Serve on a warm bed of rice and broccoli and garnish with sliced chilies.
chickenquesadillas Chicken thighs, slow cooked in a tomato and cumin marinade, make for the star ingredient in these cheesy quesadillas, further accentuated by the refreshing side of pico de gallo and crumbled cotija cheese garnish.
french onion soup We're all for challenging the traditional conventionalism of lunch, especially when french onion soup comes into question. This slow cooker version takes the hassle out of the original recipe, resulting in the perfect fall dish.
A meal doesn't get any more complete than this. Chicken, potatoes, green beans, and carrots roast in a sweet and savory broth of honey, ketchup, and dried herb seasonings, resulting in one seriously fulfilling dish.
pot roast with peas and asparagus Treat yourself to the lunch you actually deserve, by recreating this hearty plate. Crushed tomatoes, a generous dose of garlic, and dry red wine lend a full-bodied note to the slow-cooked roast.
basil chicken in coconut curry sauce A medley of exotic spices and flavors elevate an otherwise standard chicken recipe. Coconut milk coupled with basil and a curry chili spice mix extends a burst of flavor to the dish.
garlic parmesan chicken and potatoes Parmesan crusted potatoes for lunch are about as perfect as a fall meal can get. Coupled with crisp and tender chicken strips, this bold dish also features a refreshing herb mixture.
chicken noodle soup Is there anything like chicken noodle soup on a chilly autumn day? This slow cooker version requires hardly any effort - simply put in all the ingredients, and let the crockpot do the rest! Garnish with freshly grated parmesan for a cheesy twist!
Whether it's a post-lunch snack or just the meal in itself, this garden salsa recipe is not one to miss. Garnished with cilantro, basil, and sage, this refreshing blend also makes for one seriously delicious dipping sauce.
chicken and quinoa minestrone Consider this a major upgrade to the typical chicken and rice soup. With the powerful notes of fennel, a steamy broth base, and a garlic herb sauce, this fall-favorite is about as delicious as they come.
overnight oatmeal When you are waking up late enough for lunch to be breakfast, a little oatmeal is definitely in order. This cinnamon and cranberry garnished version slowly cooks while you sleep, making for a delightfully hearty meal for the morning!
spicy curried lentils Full of warm spices and autumn vegetables, this broth and coconut milk based dish brings about a certain element of heartiness accentuated by a splash of jalapeño spice. Serve over rice with a pistachio garnish for an added crunch.