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Healthy 5-Ingredient Dinner Recipes

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Flank Steak Pinwheels

These festive wheels of steak, Boursin cheese, spinach and sun-dried tomatoes look fancy, but they're quite easy to make. For a party, arrange them on a platter atop a bed of spinach.

» Flank Steak Pinwheels

Chicken, Charred Tomato & Broccoli Salad

This simple but substantial main-course salad gets its goodness from smoky skillet-blackened tomatoes and a dressing prepared right in the pan—maximizing all the flavor from the tomatoes.

» Chicken, Charred Tomato & Broccoli Salad

Oven-Barbecued Pork Chops

Need a little summertime flavor? Try this swift recipe and enjoy a “barbecue” indoors. Make it a meal: Serve with coleslaw and cornbread.

» Oven-Barbecued Pork Chops

Thyme- & Sesame-Crusted Halibut

Quickly roasting fish at high heat keeps it moist and succulent. The thyme-and-sesame crust gives this halibut a distinctive finish.

» Thyme- & Sesame-Crusted Halibut

Provolone & Olive Stuffed Chicken Breasts

This is an elegant dish. Making a pocket in the chicken breast to hold the stuffing is easy, particularly if you use a good, sharp, thin-bladed knife. Browning the chicken in a skillet before baking gives it a beautiful golden color. Finishing it in the oven ensures that it cooks evenly throughout.

» Provolone & Olive Stuffed Chicken Breasts

Pomegranate-Glazed Turkey with Roasted Fennel

Pair turkey cutlets with roasted fennel and a rich pomegranate pan sauce for a simple yet elegant dish. Garnish with jewel-like fresh pomegranate seeds if available—they are in season from September through January. Turkey scallopini (thinner and smaller than cutlets) will also work in this recipe, but will need to be cooked in batches.

» Pomegranate-Glazed Turkey with Roasted Fennel

Salmon with Pepita-Lime Butter

Lime juice, chili powder and pepitas give this salmon Mexican flair. Serve with wild rice and steamed vegetables.

» Salmon with Pepita-Lime Butter


Simple and delicious 5-ingredient dinner recipes to help you get dinner on the table fast.

At the end of the day, the last thing we want to do is go food shopping or make a recipe with an ingredient list that’s a mile long. Our healthy 5-ingredient dinner recipes will save you time and energy but won’t sacrifice flavor or nutrition. These simple recipes use staples you likely have in your pantry or fridge and are easy to prepare. You’ll have a satisfying and healthy dinner on the table in no time with these delicious 5-ingredient dinner recipes. (We didn't count oil, water, salt or pepper—we know you have those on hand.)

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Easy 5-Ingredient Dinners

These festive wheels of steak, Boursin cheese, spinach and...
Roasted apples, fennel and red onion are the perfect foil...
Tilapia, a relatively plentiful fish, has the unfortunate...
This simple but substantial main-course salad gets its...
Once again, rotisserie chickens can really relieve the...
The delicious combination of sweet, tart and savory flavors...
You don't have to sacrifice the traditional smoky...
Dazzle your guests, and keep the kitchen cool, by baking...
Need a little summertime flavor? Try this swift recipe and...
Pair turkey cutlets with roasted fennel and a rich...
Turn your dining room into a French bistro when you dress...
This is an elegant dish. Making a pocket in the chicken...
Lime juice, chili powder and pepitas give this salmon...
Sweet sea scallops pair beautifully with lightly sauteed...
This one-pan stir-fry is an Indian feast of sweet shrimp,...
Quickly roasting fish at high heat keeps it moist and...
Not your traditional quesadilla, these feature deli turkey...
This dish uses a very traditional French technique: you...

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