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25 Mess-Free Foil Packet Dinners For People Who Hate Cleaning

Bake them in the oven, grill them on the BBQ, or cook them over the campfire.

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2. Parmesan Chicken

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Start with your favorite veggies and top them with chicken breast, tomato sauce,

and mozzarella. You can even make these packets ahead of time and store them until you're ready to cook. Get the recipe.


3. Pasta with Goat Cheese and Tomatoes

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Cook the pasta ahead of time, then wrap it in foil with tomatoes, goat cheese, and basil, salt, and pepper, and prepare for a warm, sizzlin' pasta bake. Get the recipe.


7. Kielbasa and Vegetables

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This recipe calls for a medley of zucchini, squash, and mushrooms, but you can swap in any of your favorite veggies. Get the recipe.

10. Chicken Fajitas

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Heat up some tortillas on the side with some bowls of guac, salsa, and sour cream, and serve these fajitas DIY-style. Get the recipe.


11. Indian Spiced Baked Potatoes and Eggs

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These potatoes are seasoned with curry powder, paprika, garlic, and black pepper, then roasted to perfection and topped with a crispy, runny egg. You'll want 'em for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Get the recipe.

12. Grilled Hawaiian Chicken

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You may not be looking at the Pacific Ocean, but one bite of this chicken marinated in tangy-sweet pineapple barbecue sauce will make you feel a little bit closer to Hawaii. Get the recipe.

13. Thai Salmon

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It's all about the sauce in this flavorful salmon recipe. Think: tender salmon grilled in ginger, lime, chili, fish, and soy sauce. And don't you forget the peanuts and cilantro on top. Get the recipe.

14. Caprese Stuffed Chicken

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Cook these mozzarella-stuffed chicken breasts in the oven, on the grill, or over the campfire. Get the recipe.


15. Breakfast Packs with Hash Brown Potatoes, Sausage, and Scallions


Whether you're eating by a campfire or just looking for a mess-free breakfast on the go, book mark these cheesy, hearty breakfast packets Get the recipe.

17. Honey Dijon Chicken

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Making a healthy, filling dinner that'll satisfy the whole family isn't all that hard. Just layer your chopped veggies, cover them with a chicken breast, and top the whole thing with honey mustard sauce. Get the recipe.


20. Mediterranean Salmon

21. Peach Glazed Pork Tenderloin and Potatoes

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This tangy-sweet glaze made with peach preserves, dijon mustard, Sriracha, and garlic is a total game-changer, but if you're pressed for time, you can also pick up a store-bought marinade. Get the recipe.

25. Cilantro Garlic Lime Seafood Packets

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Cook this clam, shrimp, and scallop medley with sweet corn, tomatoes, chorizo, and jalapeño, then top it all off with a garlic-butter-lime sauce. You're gonna want some bread for dunking. Get the recipe.