5 one-pot dishes that are super easy

One-pot dishes are simple, delicious, and significantly cut down on your clean up time. From soups to curries, to delicious breakfasts, there’s no lid on what you can accomplish with just one pot! If you’re looking to jump into the #onepot game, here are 5 easy TikTok recipes to get you started. 

Low-carb, one-pot jambalaya

This flavorful dish is packed with protein and plenty of veggies. The recipe uses cauliflower rice instead of actual rice for a low-carb spin on classic jambalaya. A quick scroll through the comments section will tell you that this recipe isn’t necessarily “authentic,” but it’s a healthy, simple recipe that’ll satisfy any palate. Feel free to replace the sausage and chicken with plant-based meats if you want to veganize the recipe. 

Simple one-pot chicken and rice dish

This vibrant chicken dish is a perfect, easy weeknight meal. Create a delicious spice rub, and use it to coat some chicken thighs. Add fresh lemon juice, chicken stock, beans, onions, and rice. Then cover and let it simmer for about 30 minutes. Garnish with slices of lemon and fresh coriander. If this tastes even half as good as it looks, you’ll need to make room in your go-to recipe rotation. 

One-pot creamy Japanese curry

You won’t believe the flavors that come out of this one-pot dish. Start by sautéing chicken thighs, onions, carrots and potatoes. Then create the sauce using water, coconut milk and curry spice cubes. Next, mix and let it cook for about 15 minutes. Pair with white rice, dig in, and pat yourself on the back. Who knew such deep flavors could be so simple? 

One-pot spinach artichoke dip 

Take movie nights to the next level with this creamy, comforting one-pot dip. Besides spinach and artichokes, this recipe is loaded with all sorts of cheeses that are added generously throughout the process. So if you love cheese, this is the dip for you. But there’s also plenty of spinach, giving this dip a nutritious selling point that you’ll soon forget about after dunking your first chip. 

One-pot Australian-style breakfast

Start your day off right with this hearty one-pot Australian-style “brekkie.” Spinach, tomatoes, beans, meat, and eggs make up the core of this filling breakfast. Pair it with toast for a complete meal that’ll hit the spot any time of day. As one TikTok user commented, it’s basically an Aussie shakshuka. Don’t overthink this one, mate. Go make it happen. 

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