Skip To Content

    7 Mouthwatering Dinners That Require Only 5 Ingredients

    Because simple doesn't always mean boring.

    Zoë Burnett / BuzzFeed

    1. Lemon Chicken With Asparagus

    http://pinchofyum.com/5-ingredient-lemon-chicken-asparagus

    Chicken, lemon, flour, asparagus, and lemon pepper is all you need to complete this dish in 20 minutes. Get the recipe here.

    2. Sheet-Pan Salmon

    platingsandpairings.com

    A super-versatile seafood dish paired with simple sides like green beans and roasted potatoes for a busy weeknight. Get the recipe here.

    3. Spinach Parmesan Zucchini Noodles

    twopeasandtheirpod.com

    The perfect recipe for when you want a pasta-like dish but lighter and with more vegetables. Get the recipe here.

    4. Taco Stuffed Sweet Potato

    http://withsaltandwit.com/5-ingredient-taco-paleo-stuffed-sweet-potatoes/
    http://withsaltandwit.com/5-ingredient-taco-paleo-stuffed-sweet-potatoes/

    A slightly spicier and healthier version of your average stuffed baked potato. Extra salsa on top, please. Get the recipe here.

    5. Chicken Taquitos

    foodiecrush.com

    Baked or fried, these chicken taquitos pack in chicken, peppers, cheese, sour cream, and pico de gallo – making them a solid choice for dinner or lunch. Get the recipe here.

    6. Bacon Asparagus Pasta

    https://www.gimmesomeoven.com/5-ingredient-bacon-asparagus-pasta-recipe/
    https://www.gimmesomeoven.com/5-ingredient-bacon-asparagus-pasta-recipe/

    A recipe that'll inspire you to use lingering leftovers from the previous day's breakfast and dinner? We'll take it. Get the recipe here.

    7. Paleo Shrimp and Grits

    40aprons.com

    Cajun shrimp paired with cheesy cauliflower "grits" and your choice of greens for the ultimate comfort dish. Get the recipe here.