20 One-Pot Wonder Recipes for the Busy Cook
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20 One-Pot Wonder Recipes for the Busy Cook

Everyone should have at least two or three one-pot wonder recipes in their back pocket for those days when whipping up something fancy schmancy just isn’t an option. Whether you’re a meat lover, vegetarian, vegan or carb queen, there’s seriously something for everyone. Check out these 20 one-pot recipes that will make cooking dinner a cinch.

1. Traditional Fish Stew of Bahia: Fish stew has never looked or sounded so good. We can’t wait to try this one out! (via Kitchen Corners)

2. Moroccan Chicken and Chickpeas With Pistachio Couscous: Moroccan inspiration is flooding the food and fashion scenes these days, so why not try out some of the trend in your own kitchen? (via Half Baked Harvest)

3. Cumulus Spiced Eggs: Whoever said eggs are boring obviously never tried this innovative recipe. (via Stone Soup)

4. Tomato Basil Pasta: We basically crave tomato basil pasta all the time. Sometimes simple is just overall better. (via Apron Strings)

5. Shellfish Stew: This cioppino packs a serious flavor punch thanks to all that red wine and fennel. (via Taste Food)

6. Yoga Pot: This vegetarian dish is so hearty that you won’t even miss the meat! (via Green Kitchen Stories)

7. Easy Beef Chili: Making chili doesn’t have to be an all-day event, and this recipe is proof. (via Taste of Divine)

8. Slow Cooker Pot Roast: This pot roast recipe is the quintessential one-pot wonder. We think it’d be the perfect option for a chilly or rainy day dinner. (via Cooking Classy)

9. Cacio e Pepe: This pasta made with pepper and parmesan is a quick and easy dish. You might even consider making it at least once a week if you’re the busiest of bees. (via Katie’s Cucina)

10. Butternut Squash Ramen: Nothing warms the soul quite like a big bowl o’ ramen. This veggie noodle soup is full of flavor and only takes 10 minutes to prepare! (via In Pursuit of More)

11. Roasted Salmon Nicoise: This fancy take on the one-pot wonder is delicious and seriously nutritious. Don’t skimp on the pesto! (via Brit + Co)

12. Tuscan Tortellini: A yummy tortellini soup that cooks in less than 10 minutes? We’re in! (via Nosh and Nourish)

13. Baked Chicken With Tomatoes and Garlic: Who DOESN’T love baked chicken and tomatoes cooked in copious amounts of garlic? That’s right… everyone loves it. (via Brooklyn Supper)

14. Black Pepper and Chickpea Curry: This veggie curry made with chickpeas and cauliflower will go great over white rice or served with some hot, fresh naan. (via Stone Soup)

15. Mexican Quinoa: For the nights you’re craving Mexican or something with a kick, whip up this one-pot meal made of black beans, corn and jalapeño. (via Tracey’s Culinary Adventure)

16. Posole With Red Chile: This New Mexican spin on a classic Mexican holiday soup is loaded with hominy, ham hocks, green chiles and so many other delicious ingredients. (via Bon Appetit)

17. Skillet Baked Ravioli: We’ve always loved pasta, but now we love it even more — it’s been smothered in tomato sauce and ground beef and topped with medallions of mozzarella! (via Lemony Thyme)

18. Spiced Tomato and Pancetta Clams: Grab some crusty bread and get to dippin’. This aromatic one-pot recipe is everything steamed clams should be. (via The Londoner)

19. West African Peanut Soup: Never had West African peanut soup before? Get ready for an explosion of flavor in your mouth. PB lovers, strap yourself in. (via Cookie + Kate)

20. Lamb and Minted Carrots: Um, gorgeous much? Who knew such nutritious and beautiful meals could be cooked in one single pot?  (via Chatelaine)

What are your go-to one-pot meals? Which of these recipes are you eager to try? Leave us your thoughts in the comments below!