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30 Delicious Things To Cook In April

Get ready for a real spring feast!

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1. One-Skillet Sausage and White Bean Gnocchi

Chelsea

This stunner is ready in only 30 minutes.

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2. Lemony Spinach and Artichoke Brie Penne Pasta

Brie in my pasta? Sign me up!Get the recipe here.
Tieghan Gerard / Via halfbakedharvest.com

Brie in my pasta? Sign me up!

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3. Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp Bars

Deb Perelman

April marks the beginning of both strawberry and rhubarb season, aka the best season. These crisp bars are an easy take on the classic combo.

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4. One-Pan Crispy Parmesan Chicken and Veggies

A tasty and healthy option whether you're meal-prepping or looking for a last-minute weeknight dinner. Get the recipe here.
Chelsea / Via chelseasmessyapron.com

A tasty and healthy option whether you're meal-prepping or looking for a last-minute weeknight dinner.

Get the recipe here.

5. Tater Tot Waffles With Bacon, Eggs, and Truffle Oil

Molly Reilly

Tater tot waffles. 'Nuff said.

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6. Shaved Asparagus Frittata

Frittatas are such low-effort, big-payoff recipes. This one takes only 20 minutes to put together. Get the recipe here.
Deb Perelman / Via smittenkitchen.com

Frittatas are such low-effort, big-payoff recipes. This one takes only 20 minutes to put together.

Get the recipe here.

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7. Spring Onion Soup

Elizabeth Stark & Brian Campbell

You've heard of French onion soup, but have you heard of spring onion soup? Now is the best time to try it.

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8. Shrimp and Chive Potsticker Dumplings

The dumpling folds may be a bit tricky at first, but the rest of the recipe is straightforward.Get the recipe here.
David Lebovitz / Via davidlebovitz.com

The dumpling folds may be a bit tricky at first, but the rest of the recipe is straightforward.

Get the recipe here.

9. Matzo Ball Soup

Deb Perelman / Via smittenkitchen.com

Passover is almost here, and there is no better time to make a matzo ball soup. This is my personal favorite: The broth is rich and flavorful and the matzo balls are super fluffy.

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10. Asparagus and Zucchini Cauliflower Flatbread

The crust is made with cauliflower rice for a delicious low-carb dinner. Get the recipe here.
Izy Hossack / Via topwithcinnamon.com

The crust is made with cauliflower rice for a delicious low-carb dinner.

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11. Green Cobbler With Leeks, Gruyere, and Split Peas

Molly Yeh

Always here for a good savory cobbler.

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12. Chocolate Caramel Matzo Brittle

Who knew matzo could taste so good?Get the recipe here.
Karen Biton-Cohen / Via thekitchn.com

Who knew matzo could taste so good?

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13. Za'atar Mini Babkas

Molly Yeh

If you're looking for a Sunday baking activity, this one should do the trick.

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14. Chicken Burrito Bowls

Chelsea

The perfect meal-prep recipe.

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15. Fresh Strawberry Muffins

Ready in about 45 minutes.Get the recipe here.
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Ready in about 45 minutes.

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16. Casarecce With Griddled Asparagus, Sugar Snap Peas, and Ricotta

You can always add some bacon or chicken breasts if you're craving some meat. Get the recipe here.
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You can always add some bacon or chicken breasts if you're craving some meat.

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17. Paleo Moroccan Chicken Stew

Sarah Nevins

This one-pot's wonder is ready in an hour.

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18. Tahini Chocolate Banana Soft Serve

Dana Shultz

Only four ingredients and 10 minutes needed to make the perfect healthy-ish snack.

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19. Baked Eggs in Avocado

This will revolutionize your brunch. Get the recipe here.
Chung-Ah Ree / Via damndelicious.net

This will revolutionize your brunch.

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20. Coconut Lime Shrimp

Natasha Bull

A quick and easy weeknight dinner option.

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21. Spicy Orange-Ginger Chicken

Basically Trader Joe's Mandarin Orange Chicken, except healthier and homemade. Get the recipe here.
Mark Weinberg / Via food52.com

Basically Trader Joe's Mandarin Orange Chicken, except healthier and homemade.

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22. Instant Pot Crispy Carnitas

Ali Ebright

If you don't have an Instant Pot yet, here is everything you need to know if you're thinking about buying one.

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23. Fiddlehead and Morel Frittata

Fiddlehead is a pretty obscure vegetable but it's definitely worth checking out. If you can't find it by you, you can replace it with asparagus for an equally delicious frittata.Get the recipe here.
Julia Gartland / Via food52.com

Fiddlehead is a pretty obscure vegetable but it's definitely worth checking out. If you can't find it by you, you can replace it with asparagus for an equally delicious frittata.

Get the recipe here.

24. Chocolate Macaroon Cake

If a flourless chocolate cake and a coconut macaroon had a child, it would be this baby — which also happens to be kosher for Passover. Get the recipe here.
Alex Lau / Via bonappetit.com

If a flourless chocolate cake and a coconut macaroon had a child, it would be this baby — which also happens to be kosher for Passover.

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25. Tropical Papaya Boats

Because fruity breakfasts are the best breakfasts. Get the recipe here.
Dana Shultz / Via minimalistbaker.com

Because fruity breakfasts are the best breakfasts.

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26. Strawberry Marshmallows

Is there anything better in this world than homemade marshmallows? No, there is not. Get the recipe here.
Bobbi Lin / Via food52.com

Is there anything better in this world than homemade marshmallows? No, there is not.

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27. Spaghetti Squash Chicken Parmesan

If you've never made spaghetti squash before, here's the best way to prep it.Get the recipe here.
Chung-Ah Ree / Via damndelicious.net

If you've never made spaghetti squash before, here's the best way to prep it.

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28. Roasted Potato, Sunchoke, and Asparagus Salad with Ramps

A super seasonal take on a potato salad. Get the recipe here.
Elizabeth Stark / Via food52.com

A super seasonal take on a potato salad.

Get the recipe here.

29. Honey Lime Salmon Fillets

Gluten-free, paleo-friendly, and ready in 15 minutes.Get the recipe here.
Sarah Nevins / Via asaucykitchen.com

Gluten-free, paleo-friendly, and ready in 15 minutes.

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30. Rhubarb and Rye-Cinnamon Tartlets

Because rhubarb is the best and deserves all the love. Get the recipe here.
Izy Hossack / Via topwithcinnamon.com

Because rhubarb is the best and deserves all the love.

Get the recipe here.