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16 Summer Dinners Made With Five Ingredients Or Fewer

Because you don't need a laundry list of ingredients to make a proper dinner.

When it's 100 degrees outside, the last thing you want to do is cook a complicated dinner made with a laundry list of ingredients.

So we rounded up 16 simple summer recipes — from pasta salad to hearty stuffed peppers — you can make with just five ingredients.

1. Chicken Piccata

2. Pasta With Tomatoes, Basil, and Garlic

3. Quinoa-Stuffed Peppers

4. Parsley and Lemon Baked Cod

5. Bacon Asparagus Pasta

6. Thai Peanut Beef

7. Israeli Salad

8. Mexican Brown Rice

9. Green Pasta Salad

10. Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

11. Salmon and Asparagus in Foil

12. Italian Chicken Bake

13. Lemon Chicken With Asparagus

14. Pesto Pasta Salad

15. Marinated Grilled Salmon

16. Summer Pasta With Tomatoes and Peas