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14 Insanely Simple Sheet Pan Dinners You Need To Try

The best part? You'll only need to wash one dish.

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Cooking dinner can be a challenge — especially when the recipe requires you to use multiple pots and pans. (Because as we all know, washing the dishes is the absolute worst part about cooking.)

So we rounded up 14 quick and easy dinners that are made entirely on one sheet pan — from hearty sausage and potatoes to crispy gnocchi — so you can spend more time eating and less time cooking.

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1. Sheet Pan Roasted Chicken With Root Vegetables

cookingclassy.com

Using chicken thighs instead of breasts makes sure that they come out perfectly juicy and flavorful — but you can use breasts if thighs aren't your favorite.

Get the recipe: Sheet Pan Roasted Chicken With Root Vegetables

2. Crispy Sheet Pan Gnocchi and Veggies

Just throw store-bought gnocchi and veggies on a sheet pan, roast, and dinner is done — no need to boil the gnocchi!

Get the recipe: Crispy Sheet Pan Gnocchi and Veggies

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3. Sausage and Potatoes Sheet Pan Dinner

foxandbriar.com

Feel free to use your favorite sausages in this recipe. Pork, chicken, or even vegetarian varieties would all work wonderfully.

Get the recipe: Sausage and Potatoes Sheet Pan Dinner

4. Sheet Pan Nachos

damndelicious.net

Because nachos can (and should!) be considered a proper dinner.

Get the recipe: Sheet Pan Nachos

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5. Easy Sheet Pan Shrimp Fajitas

number-2-pencil.com

Serve these shrimp with guacamole, salsa, and all of your favorite toppings for a quick and easy taco night.

Get the recipe: Easy Sheet Pan Shrimp Fajitas

6. Sheet Pan Honey Chili Chicken With Veggies

eatwell101.com

A rainbow of veggies + sweet and spicy chicken = the ultimate weeknight dinner.

Get the recipe: Sheet Pan Honey Chili Chicken With Veggies

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7. Sheet Pan Breakfast Hash

Proof that breakfast for dinner is always a good idea.

Get the recipe: Sheet Pan Breakfast Hash

8. Sheet Pan Salmon and Asparagus With Potatoes

lecremedelacrumb.com

Veggies? Check. Protein? Check. Easy to make? Check.

Get the recipe: Sheet Pan Salmon and Asparagus With Potatoes

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9. Sheet Pan Beef and Broccoli

Serve this over rice, quinoa, or cauliflower rice for a take-out inspired dinner that'll please everyone.

Get the recipe: Sheet Pan Beef and Broccoli

10. Sheet Pan Pork Tenderloin and Potatoes

Feel free to swap out the potatoes for any other hearty vegetable. Broccoli, carrots, and diced sweet potatoes would all work well in this recipe.

Get the recipe: Sheet Pan Pork Tenderloin and Potatoes

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11. Sheet Pan Lemon Parmesan Garlic Chicken and Veggies

cafedelites.com

Coating the chicken and veggies in a homemade garlic butter sauce takes this recipe from good to great.

Get the recipe: Sheet Pan Lemon Parmesan Garlic Chicken and Veggies

12. Sheet Pan Honey-Sesame Tofu and Green Beans

thekitchn.com

Pressing the tofu takes up to 30 minutes, but it helps get rid of the excess water that would prevent the tofu from crisping up in the oven — so don't rush it!

Get the recipe: Sheet Pan Honey-Sesame Tofu and Green Beans

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13. Old Bay Shrimp and Sausage Sheet Pan Dinner

themodernproper.com

All the flavors of a classic seafood boil crammed onto one sheet pan.

Recipe name: Old Bay Shrimp and Sausage Sheet Pan Dinner

14. Sheet Pan Bruschetta Chicken

damndelicious.net

Roasted chicken topped with melted cheese, tomatoes, and fresh basil. What could be better?

Recipe name: Sheet Pan Bruschetta Chicken

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