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7 Fancy AF Dinners That Are Actually Easy

Impress without stress.

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1. Skillet Chicken Cordon Bleu

This one-pot take on a French classic ditches the breadcrumbs for a low carb version that is ready in no time.

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2. Sheet Pan Ratatouille

Besides being a well loved movie, ratatouille is actually a very simple vegetable dish. This recipe is an excellent base that can be added to anything: pasta, rice, polenta, you name it! Don't let the name fool you, the hardest part of this recipe is deciding what to serve it with.

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3. Bucatini Carbonara With Leeks, Lemon and Bacon

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Let's break this down. Bucatini = big spaghetti. Carbonara = a pasta made with eggs, cheese and bacon. Together it makes a super easy recipe that sounds mad impressive.

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4. Cacio e Pepe

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Cacio e pepe is the fanciest way to say noodles with cheese. This recipe may sound complicated, but it only has five ingredients and can be made in 20 minutes or less.

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5. Chicken Confit

Don't let the word confit scare you, it simply means to cook something in fat (and we all know that fat = flavor). This ultra savory recipe takes it one step further and adds it to an indulgent grilled cheese; but it'll also be delicious as is.

Get the recipe here.