14 Easy And Delicious One-Pot Dinner Recipes

With the holidays right around the corner, you might be short on the time or energy required to make a quality meal. I’ve gotten pretty used to calling ice cream and wine “dinner,” but those days are long gone with these simple recipes that can be thrown into one pot or pan and easily made with virtually no cleaning afterwards.

If you’re all about an easy dinner and clean-up situation like I am, check out these 14 recipes that will help you get through the next two weeks. You’ll have a great meal and still have time to wrap presents, bake cookies, attend gatherings or whatever else you have going on.

1. Roasted Veggies and Sausage

Throw some peppers, onions and any vegetables that you like in a skillet with some sausage, and voilà! Dinner is served. Get the recipe.

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Delicious Meets Healthy

2. Lemon Rosemary Chicken

Not only will this chicken that’s marinated in lemon and rosemary taste amazing, it’s going to smell incredible as it cooks, too. Get the recipe.

Simply Recipes

3. Mexican Quinoa

Try a healthier take on a burrito bowl, and mix in some corn, beans and spices together with quinoa, instead of rice. Get the recipe.

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Chelsea's Messy Apron

4. Squash Frittata

An eggy dish is all the better when combined with squash and eaten at dinnertime. Because there’s nothing better than brinner, now is there? Get the recipe.

My Healthy Dish

5. Shrimp Parmesan Pasta

Shrimp and spinach make this way more than just a regular old pasta recipe. Plus, all the ingredients can be cooked together in one pot. It doesn’t get much better than that. Get the recipe.

Damn Delicious

6. Farmer’s Market Pasta

Nothing goes together quite like fresh veggies and pasta noodles. So, mix them all up together and enjoy! Get the recipe.

The View From Great Island

7. Quinoa, Chickpea & Spinach Soup

This soup makes for one healthy, warm and filling meal that’s perfect for the cold season. Get the recipe.

Making Thyme For Health

8. Creamy Mushroom Spinach Orzo

Milk and chicken broth combine to make this dish creamy and savory. Mushroom and spinach add a bit of extra deliciousness, too. Get the recipe.

Recipe Tin Eats

9. Butternut Squash & Quinoa Chili

Healthy, hearty comfort food is coming your way with this one pot vegetarian chili. Get the recipe.


10. Salmon With Crispy Cabbage & Kale

This super healthy one pan meal only takes 25 minutes to make. So, really you’ve got no excuse not to make it. Get the recipe.


11. Lemon Chicken With Asparagus & Potatoes

Meat, fruit and veggies combine for one filling, flavorful dish. Get the recipe.

Damn Delicious

12. Corned Beef & Cabbage

There’s nothing quite like corned beef and cabbage for a warm winter’s meal, you know? Get the recipe.

Erin Kunkel

13. Homemade Hamburger Helper

All of the deliciousness of hamburger helper, made from scratch. It’s just as easy too, so skip the box. Get the recipe.

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14. Poached Eggs & Tomato Sauce

Healthy and filling, this poached egg dish makes for a savory kind of breakfast-for-dinner option that’s pretty irresistible. Get the recipe.

Neighborhood Food

Gone are the days of terrible, complicated dinners. Enjoy these one-pot wonders for the next two weeks! Bon appétit!

[h/t: Yahoo]