New York Times bestselling author of The Comfortable Kitchen and queen of healthy weeknight dinners Alex Snodgrass shares delicious dinners that will bring everyone to the table.
Known for her “cleaned up” weeknight comfort food, Alex Snodgrass knows how important it is for healthy food to be accessible both in flavor and in preparation. When you get to the end of a long day in a long week, you just want to whip up a low-fuss, delicious meal that makes up for the stresses of the day. With Dinner Tonight, Alex provides dinners that make eating healthy a breeze, and not another hill to climb.
Alex’s recipes prove that you don’t have to be an expert or spend hours in the kitchen to eat and live well. With meals that are flexible for a variety of different diets—paleo, Whole30, and more, always clearly marked for ease—Alex’s food is perfect for people who are on the “food freedom” stage of their health journey. She provides all kinds of meals from soups and salads to pasta, seafood, poultry, and beef, along with desserts and convenient condiments, with recipes including:
Dinner Tonight means delicious food is within anyone’s grasp—no matter how busy they are.
Alex Snodgrass is a recipe developer, health enthusiast, and founder of the popular blog and social media outlet The Defined Dish. Her first two books, The Defined Dish and The Comfortable Kitchen, were instant New York Times bestsellers. Her recipes use better-for-you ingredients and are known for being simple, easy, and full of flavor. In 2018 she was recognized as a finalist in the prestigious Saveur magazine Blog Awards in the category of "Most Inspired Weeknight Meals.” In 2022, Alex launched her multipurpose dressing line, SideDish, to further make mealtime easier and more delicious. She lives in Dallas with her husband and two young daughters.
“I love following Alex Snodgrass and her easy, nutritious, and delicious recipes! Dinner Tonight is the perfect book for anyone looking to prepare a yummy, healthy dinner and still have plenty of time to enjoy it with those around their table.” — Katie Couric
“Alex’s ability to know what you want to eat and what you want to eat right now is unmatched! This cookbook will help you get dinner on the table with ingredients that are going to pack some serious flavor. Plan on adding dozens of new recipes to your regular rotation.” — Gaby Dalkin, New York Times bestselling author of Take It Easy
“Snodgrass tackles American weeknight fare, delivering robust and brightly-hued meals that are jazzed-up versions of old favorites. There’s something for everyone, from lighter dishes like salads, soups, and stir-fries, to bakes, casseroles, and meatier mains. . . . This attractive offering will reinvigorate readers into putting nutritious and satisfying dinners on the table.” — Booklist
“The variety, simplicity, and flexibility of these recipes make this a handy guide for home cooks tackling the challenges of weeknight family dinners” — Publishers Weekly