Whip up delicious meals in no time with these super fast dinners that are ready to eat in 15 minutes or less. For the nights you just don’t have time to pull together a from-scratch meal, this line-up of 15-minute recipes will save the day- or your dinner, at least. Keep them in your back pockets for those hectic weeknights when dinner feels impossible.
We have all been there- too many things to do with so little time. But do not fret, because you do not need a lot of time to throw together a decent meal; all you need are the right recipes! I’ve got you covered from sandwiches, wraps, soups, and entrées.
Black Bean Quesarito Recipe
This quesadilla and burrito mashup makes sense, is delicious, and is incredibly easy. You can make the components from scratch if you prefer, but you can also rely on shortcuts to make this extra fast.
Lemon Pepper Shrimp Recipe
This lemon pepper shrimp recipe is sure to become a weeknight dinner fave and there’s a lot to love. It’s full of butter-y, lemon-y, pepper-y flavor (YUM!); it’s ready in about 10 minutes; and it’s made with simple ingredients.
Crispy Buffalo Chicken Salad Recipe
This crispy buffalo chicken salad recipe is loaded with crunchy veggies, cooling ranch dressing, and crispy buffalo chicken! Perfect for weeknight meals when you want a salad that is still satisfying.
Crispy Chicken Caesar Wrap Recipe
This chicken Caesar wrap recipe is a delicious meal for the nights when you have 15 minutes to get a balanced and satisfying dinner on the table. Serve with raw veggies, fruit, and potato chips.
Dinner-Worthy Snack Board
Yes, we’re turning a snack plate into dinner! And why not? It’s quick and easy; balanced with a variety of foods; and requires NO cooking.
Black Bean Avocado & Corn Salad
This easy black bean avocado corn salad is ready in just 15 min and makes a nutritious and delicious salad. Serve with tortilla chips and raw veggies for scooping.
Creamy Chicken Ramen Noodles
We’re giving creamy chicken ramen noodles a healthy boost with two additions that also make it taste rich and creamy, just like ramen shops.
Fajita Chicken and Rice Burrito Recipe
We’re wrapping up a delicious combination of a fajita-inspired chicken, cheese, rice, and beans for a yummy and filling burrito that the whole family will love. This healthy chicken burrito recipe also comes together in just 15 minutes, making it perfect for weeknight meals.
Cheesy Ground Turkey Taco Skillet
This ground turkey taco skillet has so much going for it! It’s delicious – we’ve got classic taco flavors, a healthy dose of cheese, and even a few veggies thrown in there, plus it’s ready in just 15 minutes, making this easy taco skillet dinner a great weeknight dinner option.
Easy Garlic Bread Pizza Recipe
This garlic bread pizza recipe has a lot going for it. It’s ready in 15 minutes, made with just 3 ingredients, and it’s SO YUMMY! Serve with a simple veggie salad on the side.
Garlic Butter Shrimp Scampi with Couscous
I think you’ll love this garlic butter shrimp scampi over couscous for the same reasons I do. It’s easy (it’s a 15-minute dinner), it’s made with just 6 basic ingredients, and most importantly, it’s got major flavor!
Easy Dumpling Soup Recipe
When you’re craving a lighter meal that’s still plenty satisfying and flavorful, look no further than this potsticker soup. So warming and satisfying!
Turkey Pesto Panini
Love the Starbucks turkey pesto panini and wondering if you can make it even BETTER? Yes, you most definitely can. This turkey panini has major layers of flavor: melty provolone cheese, flavorful pesto, deli turkey, and roasted red peppers for a little punch.