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24 Cast Iron Skillet Recipes You Should Try

Time to use one of the most versatile tools in your kitchen.

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1. Loaded Smashed Potatoes

seasonsandsuppers.ca

You may eat the whole pan. Get the recipe here.

2. Peanut Butter-Stuffed Skillet Cookie

tasty.co

Are you a Reese's fan? It doesn't matter: you'll love this skillet cookie regardless. Get the recipe here.

3. Healthier Skillet Peach Crisp

tasty.co

Cast irons don't have to mean calorie bombs. Get the recipe for a healthy, peach treat here.

4. Chipotle BBQ Chicken Pizza

withsaltandwit.com

On the table in under 30 minutes. Get the recipe here.

5. Gooey Texas Chocolate Sheet Cake

thecookierookie.com

Putting the "goo" in "good." Get the recipe here.

6. Skillet Chicken Fajitas

reciperunner.com

Basically an excuse to eat more guacamole. Get the recipe here.

7. Potato, Pepper, and Spinach Breakfast Hash

neighborfoodblog.com

Get the recipe here.

8. Four-Cheese Baked Rigatoni

howsweeteats.com

As the saying goes, "The more cheese, the merrier." Get the recipe here.

9. Browned Butter Honey Garlic Salmon

cafedelites.com

Roast in a cast iron pan to get those crispy caramelized bits. Get the recipe here.

10. German Oven Pancake

therecipecritic.com

Looks v. impressive, but only requires five minutes of prep. Get the recipe here.

11. Sesame Roasted Chicken Thighs

willcookforsmiles.com

Get the recipe here.

12. Vegetarian Skillet Lasagna

asideofsweet.com

The lasagna noodles cook right in the pan! Get the recipe here.

13. Cajun Shrimp Quinoa Casserole

thisgalcooks.com

Throw it in the broiler to get that fontina cheese to bubble. Get the recipe here.

14. Ultimate Nachos

iwashyoudry.com

Using whatever ingredients you happen to have on hand. Get the recipe here.

15. Creamy Roasted Red Pepper Chicken

aspicyperspective.com

Got chicken, cream cheese, and a jar of roasted peppers? You got dinner. Get the recipe here.

16. Whole Wheat No-Knead Skillet Bread

tasteloveandnourish.com

Get the recipe here.

17. Shepherd's Pie Topped with Cauliflower Mash

everylastbite.com

Comfort food that also gets your veggie servings in. Get the recipe here.

18. Cinnamon Skillet Bread With Warm Cheesecake Dip

sprinklebakes.com

And drizzled with caramel sauce. Get the recipe here.

19. Sweet Potato, Kale, and Shrimp Pan

primaverakitchen.com

::Does the one pan dinner dance:: Get the recipe here.

20. Chicken Tamale Casserole

jocooks.com

Featuring a ~CoRnBrEaD CruSt~. Get the recipe here.

21. Four-Ingredient Cinnamon Roll Cake

chelseasmessyapron.com

Let's count the ingredients: refrigerated biscuit dough, butter, cinnamon, and sugar. Get the recipe here.

22. Sausage and Potato Frittata

azestybite.com

It's like the hash browns are INSIDE the eggs. Get the recipe here.

23. Apple Butter Pork Chops

thecookierookie.com

One pan dinners FTW. Get the recipe here.

24. Lasagna Skillet Pasta

tasty.co

Lasagna is usually a multiple-hour process. Now, it doesn't have to be: get the recipe here.