The Easiest Summer Lunch Recipes

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Break up your day and jazz up your afternoon with a delicious lunch recipe that takes just minutes to make. Whether you’re in between meetings or looking to satiate yourself quickly so you can get out the door, these recipes do not disappoint.

Sheet Pan Turkey Melt

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Upgrade your standard turkey sandwich by turning it into a warm and satisfying melt. Simply make a sandwich with turkey, swiss and cheddar cheese, dijon mustard, and chive and onion cream cheese atop hearty artisan bread. Then, place the sandwich on a baking sheet and broil for five to seven minutes. Top with lettuce and tomato, slice in half, and enjoy!

Steak Burrito Bowl

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Combining sizzling steak and all your favorite taco toppings, this recipe from Delish does not disappoint. Prepare your steak ahead of time by cooking in a skillet with olive oil, chili powder, cumin, and oregano. Sear on both sides until the meat is cooked to your liking. Once the steak is done, it’s time to combine it with your favorite ingredients in a bowl. Add salsa, cheese, sour cream, tomatoes, onions, or even black beans. This simple recipe will have you feeling satiated in no time.

Vegan Banh Mi

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A banh mi is a satisfying and crunchy Vietnamese sandwich that combines pickled veggies, a protein of choice, and flavorful cilantro. This recipe from Love and Lemons may not be the most simple, but when you prep ahead of time it will make lunchtime simple and delicious. First, cut up carrots, daikon radishes, and cucumbers into matchsticks. Then, slice jalapenos and place all of the chopped veggies into a jar with white wine vinegar, rice vinegar, sugar, and salt. Then, create a marinade for the tofu and let it sit for at least 10 minutes. Cook the tofu in a skillet and then place it on a crunchy baguette along with the pickled vegetables, mayo, and cilantro.

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