18 Quick & Easy Fall Dinners

Fall is the time of year when we start layering up scarves and sweaters, but it's also a blank canvas for dishes inspired by in-season produce.

Chicken Noodle Soup with Parsnips

"Using parsnips was new to me, but I really liked the flavor it gave to the soup! Very comforting and delicious!"

-Lainey6605

Sauteed Chicken with Curried Apples

"Oh, wow, this was phenomenal! It was so quick and easy, and the flavors were simply amazing."

-lolablitz

Chicken Noodle Soup with Parsnips

"Using parsnips was new to me, but I really liked the flavor it gave to the soup! Very comforting and delicious!"

-Lainey6605

Fig, Pine Nut & Feta Stuffed Pork Loin

"I absolutely loved this! The filling was amazing — sweet, fruity figs were a great contrast for feta, and the pine nuts added a perfect crunch."

-KrisLady

Swiss Chard & Italian Sausage Lasagna

"I have made this twice now; my chard grew like crazy, and I needed to find something to make. Even my hubby, who really doesn't like veggies, liked this one — he even requested it."

-tasb

Gnocchi with Sherried Shallots

Here's an easy way to make the most of your shallots. The cream and sherry bring out the sweetness, while the gnocchi soak up the flavorful sauce.

Herbed Chicken with Grapes

"This was very good! I was a bit unsure of the grapes, as many of you probably are, but really they were delicious. Each one was a little gem of sweetness and juice."

-CulinaryExplorer

Pumpkin Risotto

"Awesome recipe. I keep a stock in my freezer for days I don't want to cook. I enjoy it with a little extra pumpkin!"

-JOinspain

Cranberry & Chicken Salad

"The flavors of chicken, cranberry, blue cheese and pecans mingle well, and the dressing ties them all together. What a treat!"

-bluemooner

Sheet Pan Chicken & Brussels Sprouts

Talk about an easy weeknight meal! This sheet pan dinner is unbelievably simple — a real crowd-pleaser.

Stuffed Cabbage

Bring the homey flavor of cabbage to life with these rice-and-beef-stuffed leaves.

Wild Mushroom Stroganoff

"Very good, very easy recipe. I enjoy making a meatless meal once a week, and this tasted just as good or better."

-SarasotaCook

Grilled Pear, Ham & Cheese Sandwich

"I knew this would make a great flavor combination, but I didn't know how good until I tasted it!"

-Chef*Lee

Pomegranate, Pear & Arugula Salad

"I used pomegranate molasses instead of honey and upped the sugar slightly. A refreshing salad to cheer up a cold day!"

-andreafortunoff

Sweet Potato & Black Bean Burrito

"Great vegetarian meal! I love the sweet potato and black bean combo — it's balanced and hearty without being too heavy."

-rsarahl

Loaded Cauliflower

"Excellent! This can definitely replace your potato cravings."

-thetolls

Maple-Glazed Delicata Squash

"I liked the sweetness of this squash; never having eaten it before, this was a great way to prepare it."

-AZPARZYCH

Tofu & Broccoli with Peanut Sauce

"This recipe is absolutely amazing! It's easy, and the sauce is actually healthy. Adding molasses to it was genius. Be sure to try this!"

-Miss Erin C.

Creamy Beet Soup

"I like this recipe a lot. I used fat-free Greek yogurt instead of sour cream. Best part? It's easy to make."

-505sharonk