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18 Actually Legit Meals You Can Make With Just 3 Ingredients

They're easy as 1, 2, 3.

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1. Texas Toast Garlic Bread Pizza

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Thick sliced bread, canned tomato sauce, and mozzarella go a long way. You can spice these mini DIY pizzas up with any other ingredients in your fridge. Get the recipe.

3. Twice-Baked Spaghetti Squash

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These spaghetti squash pizza bowls are an easy, low-carb version of your favorite comfort food. Get the recipe.

4. 3-Ingredient Creamy Tomato Shells

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All you need is your favorite type of pasta, canned marinara sauce, and cashews to make this creamy weeknight dinner. You can add some greens on the side if you're feeling fancy. Get the recipe.


7. 3-Ingredient Potato Casserole

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Boil and grate red potatoes, then bake them with sour cream and shredded cheddar for a comforting dinner or easy side dish. Get the recipe.


10. Cauliflower Steaks

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Sliced cauliflower, olive oil, and turmeric (plus a dash of salt and pepper) is all you need to whip up this hearty vegetarian dinner. You can top it with anything, like store-bought pesto, hummus, or tahini. Get the recipe.


15. Slow Cooker Salsa Chicken

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Toss boneless skinless chicken breasts into the Crock-Pot with your favorite store-bought salsa and voilĂ : slow-cooked, Mexican-style chicken you can serve in tortillas or over rice. Get the recipe.

16. Pan-Seared Salmon with Pesto

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Pan-sear your salmon in a little olive oil, but instead of making pesto from scratch, opt for a store-bought version. You can serve it over spinach or your favorite grains for a little something extra. Get the recipe.

17. 3-Ingredient Mac and Cheese

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When it's just as easy as heating up the boxed stuff, you have no excuse to NOT make mac and cheese from scratch. Get the recipe.

18. Bacon and Egg Cups