There鈥檚 nothing worse than coming home from a long day at work to find that your pantry and fridge are so near empty, they practically echo鈥 especially when your tummy is grumbling and you鈥檝e got a serious case of the聽hangry. Luckily, there鈥檚 little need to grumble. You can throw together some pretty awesome dinners with minimal ingredients, and these delectable dinner recipes call for just聽four.

1. Grilled Pesto Chicken Pizza:聽You don鈥檛 have to save pizza night for Fridays; this recipe calls for a聽pre-made pizza shell, grilled chicken breasts, herbaceous pesto, and juicy tomatoes, making weeknight pizza a possibility.聽(via Maebells)

2. Quick and Easy聽Spaghetti alla Carbonara:聽It looks fancy and it sounds fancy, but this authentic pasta dish only takes聽15 minutes and four ingredients, all of which you probably have kickin鈥 around your kitchen right now. (via Bowl of Delicious)

3. Chicken Alfredo Quesadillas:聽If you鈥檝e got 10聽minutes, a tortilla, chicken, Alfredo sauce, and shreddable cheese, this hearty melty quesadilla can be ALL yours. (via The Recipe Rebel)

4. Four-Ingredient Healthy Chicken Enchilada Casserole: Amp up your weeknights with this nourishing yet exciting casserole calling for five minutes of prep, tortillas, cheese, enchilada sauce, and shredded chicken.聽(via The Seasoned Mom)

5. Four-Ingredient Ravioli Lasagna:聽When you can鈥檛 decide between lasagna and ravioli, have both by layering ravioli into a baking dish along with tangy marinara and gooey mozzarella; problem solved. (via Two Peas and their Pod)

6. Teriyaki Salmon and Broccoli Bowls:聽There鈥檚 no better way to start incorporating more fish into your meal rotation than with this easy and wholesome 30-minute salmon and broccoli bowl. (via Julie鈥檚 Eats and Treats)

7. Penne With Prosciutto and Cream:聽Simple pasta dishes don鈥檛 have to be bland, and this recipe proves it by making something rich and tasty with a simple combination of heavy cream, grated Parmesan, salty prosciutto, and penne. (via The Hungry Bluebird)

8. Crockpot Pork Chops With Apples and Onions:聽This tantalizing fall-inspired dinner is聽everything 鈥 yet it calls for almost nothing, with a simple ingredient list of apples, pork chops, onions, and lip-smackin鈥 BBQ sauce.聽(via A Clean Bake)

9. Dubliner Cheese and Tomato Roasted Chicken Thighs:聽All this delicious GF chicken dinner calls for is some chicken thighs, tomatoes, Dubliner cheese, and fresh chopped parsley. (Okay, and two other pantry staples that everyone has, so they don鈥檛 count.) (via Healthy Recipe Ecstasy)

10. Smokey Glazed Buffalo Chicken Tenders:聽Replicate your fave bar food for weeknight dinners or game day snacks with a healthier spin and four simple ingredients. (via Cupcakes and Kale Chips)

11. Four Ingredient Baked Gnocchi:聽Bring a Sunday dinner-worthy meal to the table mid week with this simple 鈥榥鈥 saucy gnocchi. (via Bowl of Delicious)

12. Chicken Taco Spaghetti Squash:聽Low-carb meals can be as delicious as they are easy, and this chicken-filled spaghetti squash proves it, brimming with cheesy taco goodness. (via Seasonal Cravings)

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