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20 Quick and Easy One-Pot Meals

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Short on time but still craving a delicious homemade meal? We’ve got you! These quick and easy one-pot meals are designed to save you time in the kitchen, without sacrificing flavor. We’ve got everything from pastas to chickens to vegetarian recipes so you’re sure to find a delicious one.

Creamy Tomato Pasta

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This one-pot creamy tomato pasta is absolutely delicious and utilizes a different cooking method to produce a creamy texture, without a lot of heavy cream. Serve this tasty pasta with a side salad or a veggie and dinner is done!
Get the recipe: Creamy Tomato Pasta

Easy Homemade Chili

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Chili is the perfect one pot meal for cool evenings, and this award winning chili recipe is one you are sure to love! Everything you need for a complete meal is already here in this one pot dish that includes meat, beans, and veggies! Don’t forget your favorite chili toppings too!
Get the recipe: Easy Homemade Chili

Chicken Taco Soup

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This tasty chicken taco soup is full of delicious flavors that the whole family will love, and you can have it on the dinner table in just about 30 minutes. This delicious soup uses staple ingredients that you probably always have on hand so when you don’t know what to have for dinner this is a good choice.  Get the recipe: Chicken Taco Soup

Creamy Cajun Sausage Pasta

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This 30-minute one-pot meal is perfect for when you are craving something creamy and comforting. This delicious dish is full of spicy flavor, it’s easy to make and when you serve it with a veggie or a salad, it’s a complete meal the whole family will love! 
Get the recipe: Cajun Sausage Pasta

Sauteed Brussels Sprouts with Sausage, Apples, and Pecans

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Sauteed Brussels sprouts are the star of the show in this one pot meal. This 30-minute meal is delicious, savory, and crunchy. It’s perfect for a quick weeknight dinner, that focuses on veggies and protein. Get the recipe: Sauteed Brussels Sprouts with Sausage

Egg Roll in a Bowl

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No need for takeout, make this healthy and delicious egg roll in a bowl instead! This easy meal can be made on the stove or in your Instant Pot for a quick and tasty meal you are going to love. Get the recipe: Egg Roll in a Bowl

Chicken Mushroom Stroganoff

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This chicken mushroom stroganoff is the perfect one-pot meal that’ll be ready in under 30 minutes to give you a deliciously satisfying meal without having to slave away in the kitchen all day! Get the recipe: Chicken Mushroom Stroganoff

Chicken Ragu Pasta

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This simple chicken ragu pasta may be easy to make and use everyday ingredients, but there’s nothing basic about its flavor. This yummy, savory, and quick-to-make dinner idea is bound to become a favorite family meal.
Get the recipe: Chicken Ragu Pasta

Spanish Chicken and Rice

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This one-pan Spanish chicken and rice (Arroz Con Pollo) recipe is a hearty, comforting dish that’s bursting with flavor. Perfect for a weeknight or Sunday dinner, it’s a simple, delicious one-pot meal that the whole family will love.
Get the recipe: Spanish Chicken and Rice

Greek Salmon with Feta and Peppers

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It isn’t often that you see one-pot seafood dishes, but this Greek salmon with feta cheese and bell peppers is a delicious and very flavorful dinner that you are sure to enjoy.  Get the recipe: Greek Salmon with Feta and Peppers

Dutch Oven Pork Roast with Garlic and Rosemary

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This spectacular-looking rosemary and olives Dutch oven pork roast with vegetables is very simple and requires little in the way of work or skills. Tender, flavorful and beautiful, it is the perfect dish for a weekend meal. Get the recipe: Pork Roast with Garlic and Rosemary

French Onion Pasta

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You might have seen a version of this recipe while scrolling through Tiktok. This viral French pasta will satisfy your cravings for French onion soup AND creamy pasta. Plus, it’s made in just one pot!
Get the recipe: French Onion Pasta

Spicy Chicken and Rice

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When it comes to one pot wonders, this one pot chicken and rice recipe is as good as it gets! Easy clean up, adaptable, scalable and – most importantly – downright delicious, this is a recipe that will zoom straight to the top of your favorite easy recipes list. Get the recipe: Spicy Chicken and Rice

Caribbean Peanut Chicken

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Need a mini vacation during the week? Then try out this recipe for Caribbean peanut chicken! This one-pot meal is similar to a Thai peanut chicken dish with a Caribbean twist! You’re going to love it. Get the recipe: Caribbean Peanut Chicken

Caldo De Mariscos

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This highly adaptable and flavorful Mexican soup has been around for centuries and once you taste it you will know why. This soup contains Mexican peppers, a variety of seafood, and whatever vegetables you may have on hand. This warm, and delicious soup would be perfect served with some crusty bread for soaking up all of the delicious broth.  Get the recipe: Caldo De Mariscos

Creamy Tomato Tortellini Soup

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This kid friendly one-pot dinner is quick to make and a delicious meal that the whole family will love. Is there anything better than coming home after a long day to comforting warm soup? This creamy tomato tortellini soup is sure to hit the spot! Get the recipe: Tomato Tortellini Soup

One Pot Vegan Chili Mac

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If you are looking for a delicious stick to your ribs one pot dinner then check out this vegan chili mac. Packed with lots of filling protein, and lots of flavor and veggies! This recipe is sure to be a winner with the whole family and it’s quick and easy to make too! Get the recipe: Vegan Chili Mac

One Pot Tomato Orzo Pasta

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This is a perfect dinner for when you are tired and have no idea what to make but dinner still needs to make it to the table. Chickpeas, tomatoes, kale, basil, orzo, and parmesan cheese are all combined in a single pot for a delicious and easy meal you will love! Get the recipe: Tomato Orzo Pasta

Vegetable Pasta

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This easy dish is packed full of vegetables, flavor, and nutrition. You are going to love how easy this dish is to make, and how customizable it is. Simply pop your ingredients into a pot and dinner is ready before you know it! Get the recipe: Vegetable Pasta

Lasagna Soup

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Lasagna is a meal that everyone enjoys, but it can take some time to make, so skip the hard work and make this hearty soup instead. This one-pot meal has all of the classic flavors of the lasagna you love in a delicious and comforting soup. 
Get the recipe: Lasagna Soup

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