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14 Lazy Dinner Recipes Made With Three Ingredients Or Less

Easy, fast, and made with only three ingredients. ✓

Some nights all you want to cook is a simple dinner made with just a small handful of ingredients.

So we rounded up 14 of our favorite dinner recipes that are made with just three ingredients or less — from hearty pasta to savory glazed salmon.

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1. Three-Ingredient Chicken Nuggets

Because chicken nuggets are the ultimate dinner — especially when they're made with just three ingredients.

Get the recipe: Three-Ingredient Chicken Nuggets

2. Potsticker Stir-Fry

thekitchn.com

Use your favorite frozen potstickers to make this clever three-ingredient stir-fry that's even better than take-out.

Get the recipe: Potsticker Stir-Fry

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3. Three-Ingredient Tomato Sauce

themodernproper.com

Proof that you don't need a laundry list of ingredients to make a killer tomato sauce.

Get the recipe: Three-Ingredient Tomato Sauce

4. Three-Ingredient Tomato Sandwich

cupofjo.com

Because tomato toast > avocado toast. Don't @ me.

Get the recipe: Three-Ingredient Tomato Sandwich

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5. Egg and Chickpea Breakfast

For those lazy weeknights when all you want is breakfast for dinner.

Get the recipe: Single-Serve Egg and Chickpea Breakfast

6. Sheet Pan Green Beans and Sausage

wonkywonderful.com

Feel free to use any other hearty green vegetable instead of green beans. Asparagus and Brussels sprouts would both work wonderfully.

Get the recipe: Sheet Pan Green Beans and Sausage

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7. Pulled Pork

tablespoon.com

Serve this simple three-ingredient pulled pork on buns, over rice, or with roasted veggies for an easy weeknight dinner.

Get the recipe: Pulled Pork

8. Mustard and Maple Glazed Salmon

slenderkitchen.com

Because you really can't go wrong with the classic combination of mustard + maple.

Get the recipe: Mustard and Maple Glazed Salmon

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9. Fettuccine With Mushrooms, Walnuts, and Parmesan

Mushroom lovers, this is for you.

Get the recipe: Fettuccine With Mushrooms, Walnuts, and Parmesan

10. Prosciutto-Wrapped Chicken Breasts

laughingspatula.com

This chicken might look fancy, but it's actually surprisingly easy to make. Just spread cream cheese onto a chicken breast, roll it in prosciutto, and cook — that's it!

Get the recipe: Prosciutto-Wrapped Chicken Breasts

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11. Three-Ingredient Egg Fried Rice

The perfect recipe to use up any leftover cooked rice you might have hanging out in your fridge.

Get the recipe: Three-Ingredient Egg Fried Rice

12. Three-Ingredient Mac 'N' Cheese

budgetbytes.com

Feel free to bulk this mac 'n' cheese up with broccoli, peas, or bacon. Or leave it as-is — your choice!

Get the recipe: Three-Ingredient Mac 'N' Cheese

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13. Three-Ingredient Mexican Shredded Chicken

Chicken + salsa + taco seasoning is all you need to make this flavorful chicken that's perfect for loading into tortillas or serving over cooked rice.

Get the recipe: Three-Ingredient Mexican Shredded Chicken

14. Three-Ingredient Crispy Oven-Fried Chicken

Cut these up and serve them on top of a salad, or eat them with dipping sauce. Anyway you serve them, they're good.

Get the recipe: Three-Ingredient Crispy Oven-Fried Chicken

Looking for some more easy recipe inspiration? Check out these posts:

Seven Satisfying Dinners That Come Together In 30 Minutes Or Less

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20 Easy Dinner Ideas For When You're Not Sure What To Make

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