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25 Insanely Delicious Things To Make With 3 Ingredients

So simple they're basically magic.

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1. Cookies and Cream Bars

We love Hershey's cookies 'n cream bars. We love this recipe even more. Get the recipe.
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We love Hershey's cookies 'n cream bars. We love this recipe even more. Get the recipe.

2. Zucchini Butter

It turns out zucchini wants to be butter. Get the recipe.
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It turns out zucchini wants to be butter. Get the recipe.

3. Chocolate Mousse

Chocolate + water = dessert tonight. Get the recipe.
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Chocolate + water = dessert tonight. Get the recipe.

4. Grape Jam

A one-ingredient jam that will knock your toast off. Get the recipe.
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A one-ingredient jam that will knock your toast off. Get the recipe.

5. Dark Chocolate Whipped Cream

Chocolatize your whipped cream. You're welcome in advance. Get the recipe.
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Chocolatize your whipped cream. You're welcome in advance. Get the recipe.

6. Brown Butter Tomatoes

Move over caprese, a sweeter and better tomato salad is in town. Get the recipe.
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Move over caprese, a sweeter and better tomato salad is in town. Get the recipe.

7. Magic Shell

Magic shell, made at home. Get the recipe.
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Magic shell, made at home. Get the recipe.

8. The Kitchn's One-Ingredient Ice Cream

Pure and delicious. Get the recipe.
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Pure and delicious. Get the recipe.

9. Everyday Avocado Dressing

Dress your salad with avocados. We know you want to. Get the recipe.
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Dress your salad with avocados. We know you want to. Get the recipe.

10. King Arthur Flour's Never-Fail Biscuits

Here's how to turn 2 ingredients into perfect biscuits. Get the recipe.
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Here's how to turn 2 ingredients into perfect biscuits. Get the recipe.

11. Almond Brittle

This. is. addictive. Get the recipe.
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This. is. addictive. Get the recipe.

12. Homemade Creme Fraiche

Creme fraiche > whipped cream. Get the recipe.
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Creme fraiche > whipped cream. Get the recipe.

13. Polenta Facile

No-nonsense polenta. Get the recipe.
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No-nonsense polenta. Get the recipe.

14. Sardinian Nougat

Looks like this is going to be our holiday go-to. Get the recipe.
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Looks like this is going to be our holiday go-to. Get the recipe.

15. Homemade Frozen Yogurt

Froyo that costs less and tastes better. Get the recipe.
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Froyo that costs less and tastes better. Get the recipe.

16. Calabrian Walnut Cake

Italians may be known for their pizza, but this cake is another reason to follow their recipes. Get the recipe.
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Italians may be known for their pizza, but this cake is another reason to follow their recipes. Get the recipe.

17. 4-Hour Baguette

Yes, this takes four hours to bake. But with little attention during those four hours, you've made yourself homemade bread! Get the recipe.
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Yes, this takes four hours to bake. But with little attention during those four hours, you've made yourself homemade bread! Get the recipe.

18. Pretzel Shortbread Cookies

Minimal fuss cookies are right up our alley. Get the recipe.
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Minimal fuss cookies are right up our alley. Get the recipe.

19. Barbecued Lamb Skewers

Long, thin, and mouthwatering skewers of lamb. Need we say more? Get the recipe.
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Long, thin, and mouthwatering skewers of lamb. Need we say more? Get the recipe.

20. Tomato Sauce with Onion and Butter

Pasta loves butter and onion and we love pasta. Match made. Get the recipe.
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Pasta loves butter and onion and we love pasta. Match made. Get the recipe.

21. Watermelon Pudding

This pudding puts jell-o to shame. Get the recipe.
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This pudding puts jell-o to shame. Get the recipe.

22. Berry Pudding with Rose Cream

Hold onto summer (and its berries) with this recipe. Get the recipe.
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Hold onto summer (and its berries) with this recipe. Get the recipe.

23. Bananas, Brown Sugar, and Cream

Three ingredients = your anytime dessert. Get the recipe.
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Three ingredients = your anytime dessert. Get the recipe.

24. Lemon Posset

Use your lemons for something other than lemonade. Get the recipe.
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Use your lemons for something other than lemonade. Get the recipe.

25. Homemade Crunch Bars

Halloween came a little early. Get the recipe.
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Halloween came a little early. Get the recipe.

Caroline Lange contributed to this post. For more, visit Food52.

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