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    Updated on Jan 8, 2020. Posted on Aug 30, 2015

    25 Dinners You Only Need 3 Ingredients To Make

    Dinnertime, we've got you.

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    P.S. We're assuming you have garlic, olive oil, salt, and pepper.

    1. 3-Ingredient BBQ Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

    2. Grilled Skirt Steak with Poblano-Corn Sauce and Salsa

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    Recipe here.

    3. Skillet Chickpeas

    4. Easy 3 Ingredient Chili

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    So, cheese, scallions, and sour cream are extra, but the chili itself only has 3 ingredients. Recipe here.

    5. Chicken Caprese Salad

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    Recipe here.

    6. 3-Ingredient Breakfast Skillet

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    Who doesn't love breakfast for dinner? Recipe here.

    7. 3-Ingredient Baked Ham and Cheese Rollups

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    Mustard and herbs are optional. Recipe here.

    8. 3 Ingredient Black Bean Soup

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    Herbs and a little cheese are optional extras. Recipe here.

    9. Cacio e Pepe

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    Okay, we'll assume you've got some butter around, which makes this luxurious cheesy dish only three ingredients. Recipe here.

    10. 2-Ingredient Slow Cooker Salsa Chicken

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    Counting the tortillas and avocado, this is five. But the slow cooker part is super easy. Recipe here.

    11. Slow Cooker Lemon Garlic Chicken

    12. Pasta with Fresh Tomatoes, Grilled Scallions

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    Recipe here.

    13. Super Easy Tomato Cheese Toasts

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    I would eat this for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Herbs are optional. Recipe here.

    14. Clean Eating Blackened Thai Salmon

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    Throw some green beans on the tray while the salmon roasts for a whole meal. Recipe here.

    15. Shells and White Cheddar

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    This could get addictive. Recipe here.

    16. How to Make Tomato Soup Without a Recipe

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    As few as three ingredients go into this velvety tomato soup. Get the how-to here.

    17. Oven-Braised Beef with Tomatoes and Garlic

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    Mmmmm so tender. Serve with noodles or rice. Recipe here.

    18. 3-ingredient Slow Cooker Pulled Pork

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    Root beer and barbecue sauce, plus slow cooker magic, equals tender pork. Recipe here.

    19. Paul Bertolli's Cauliflower Soup

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    Recipe here.

    20. Easy 3-Ingredient Chicken Wings with Herbs and Honey

    21. Baby Bok Choy with Shrimp

    22. Pan con Tomate with Burrata

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    If you don't have a garlic clove on hand, you can skip it. Recipe here.

    23. 3 Ingredient Chicken Salad

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    Straightforward and delicious. Serve on toast or with lettuce. Recipe here.

    24. Marcella Hazan's Tomato Sauce with Onion and Butter

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    Boil your favorite pasta to add to this simple sauce. Recipe here.

    25. Baked Eggs in Portobello Mushroom Caps

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    Feel free to skip the herbs if you don't have any. Recipe here.