25 No-Cook Dinner Recipes To Beat The Heat

These dinner recipes are fast, fresh and simple. And — best of all — you don’t need to turn on the oven to make them.


No cook dinner Open-face sandwich: pea and smoked salmon on dark rye bread.

Turn off your stove and step away from your oven! It’s summertime, so keep things cool in your kitchen with these no-cook meals that’ll help you get dinner on the table in a pinch. From cold noodle salads to a Spanish-inspired chilled soup, these are the dishes are you want to be eating in the middle of a heat wave.

Chive and napa cabbage salad

How to make a no-cook meal: