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A Bevy of Five Ingredient Recipes To Help You Get Dinner on the Table Fast


These five ingredient recipes make it easy to get dinner on the table fast. But just because these 5 ingredient recipes don't have a long list of ingredients doesn't mean they aren't tasty. They are! So make one of these five ingredient recipes tonight, and let me know what you think of it.

Oven Baked BBQ Chicken Recipe

5 Ingredient Recipes - Oven Baked BBQ Chicken
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This sweet and tangy barbecue chicken recipe is a cinch to prepare. Serve this five ingredient recipe with red potato salad and Ramen noodle cole slaw.

Beef Brisket Recipe

Five Ingredient Recipes - Beef Brisket
Stephanie Gallagher

The long, slow cooking process makes this brisket really tender. This is one of those five ingredient recipes you'll want to make part of your regular rotation.

Baked Spaghetti Recipe

5 Ingredient Recipes - Baked Spaghetti
Stephanie Gallagher

This five ingredient recipe appeals to the whole family -- and it even has a hidden vegetable!

Sour Cream Chicken Enchiladas Recipe

five ingredient recipes - chicken enchiladas
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These flavorful enchiladas are made with rotisserie chicken breast and store-bought salsa, for a fast and easy dish that tastes like it came from a restaurant. Use the best-quality salsa you can find for this easy five-ingredient recipe.

Pecan Crusted Salmon Recipe

5 Ingredient Recipes - Pecan Crusted Salmon
Stephanie Gallagher

This is one of those five-ingredient recipes that looks a lot harder to prepare than it is. In fact, it couldn't be simpler. Even kids can make this recipe. And with the sweetness of the honey, plus the richness of the butter combined with the crunch of the topping, this salmon recipe is a guaranteed winner.

BBQ Chicken Quesadillas Recipe

5 Ingredient Recipes - BBQ Chicken Quesadillas
Stephanie Gallagher

If you think about it, quesadillas are really just Mexican grilled cheese sandwiches. And this five ingredient recipe for quesadillas just adds a little zip to the basic quesadila with barbecue sauce and chicken. Kids love these quesadillas, and so do adults!

Baked Chicken and Potatoes Recipe

Five Ingredient Recipes - Baked Chicken and Potatoes
Stephanie Gallagher

Even though salt and pepper are integral ingredients for this 5 ingredient recipe, I don't count them (gotta have some rules, right?). You can make this baked chicken recipe with breasts, but I think it's juicier with chicken thighs.

Tater Tot Casserole Recipe

5 Ingredient Recipes - Tater Tot Casserole
Stephanie Gallagher

This is one of those five ingredient recipes that's guaranteed to be a hit with the kids. You can up the nutritional value of this dish by stirring in some frozen peas and carrots.

Chicken Manicotti Recipe

5 Ingredient Recipes - Chicken Manicotti
Stephanie Gallagher

Buy chicken tenders to make this five ingredient recipe even quicker. If your family likes Italian food, they will enjoy this easy, five ingredient recipe.

Baked Cod Recipe

5 Ingredient Recipes - Baked Cod
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Fish is topped with a crunchy cornflake crust in this kid-pleasing five ingredient recipe.

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