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Great lunches: Make them marvel at your great mid-day meal

27 Recipes
Great lunches: Make them marvel at your great mid-day meal
(Kirk McKoy / Los Angeles Times)

Curried lamb hand pies

Time 1 hour 40 minutes
Yields Serves 12

Kale salad with farro, dried fruit and blue cheese

Time 1 hour
Yields Serves 4 to 6

Miso caper glazed salmon

Time 1 hour 30 minutes
Yields Serves 8

BLD's fresh vegetable salad

Time 40 minutes
Yields Serves 4 to 6

Chi Dynasty's Chinese chicken salad

Time 40 minutes
Yields Serves 4 to 6

Nani's tortino di fagiolini

Time 1 hour 10 minutes
Yields Serves 8 to 12

Mexican lasagna

Time 1 hour 20 minutes
Yields Serves 8 to 12

Lunch's green apple chicken salad

Time 25 minutes
Yields Serves 4 to 6

Quinoa-stuffed bell peppers

Time Total time: 2 1/2 to 3 hours
Yields Serves 8

Curried chickpeas

Time 20 minutes
Yields Serves 4

Quinoa salad with shiitakes, fennel and cashews

Time 40 minutes
Yields Serves 4 to 6

Italian tuna and shiso sandwich

Time 15 minutes
Yields Serves 4

Shrimp tacos with pumpkin seed sauce

Time 50 minutes
Yields Serves 4

Leafless salad

Time 45 minutes
Yields Serves 4 to 6 as a first course or side dish

Green papaya salad with shrimp (Goi du du)

Time 40 minutes
Yields Serves 4

Curried chicken salad on nan

Time 45 minutes
Yields Serves 4

Egg salad sandwich with dill

Time 30 minutes
Yields Serves 4

Dungeness crab salad sandwich with Meyer lemon

Time 30 minutes
Yields Serves 4

Habanero bean salad

Time 2 hours
Yields Serves 8 to 10

La Grande Orange's tuna salad sandwich

Time 15 minutes
Yields Serves 2

Lentil salad with tomatoes, zucchini and arugula

Time 50 minutes
Yields Serves 4

Farro salad with smoked chicken

Time 45 minutes
Yields Serves 6

Huckleberry’s roasted carrots with avocado

Time 45 minutes
Yields Serves 4 to 6


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