Dinner doesn't have to be difficult
Convenience is the reason that takeout seems like the perfect answer to a long day. But you can use our seven one-dish dinners to whip up a simple, nutritious meal in the same amount of time, with minimal clean up.
Potato, Rosemary, and Bacon Pizza
This recipe takes only 15 minutes to make, but has a perfect savory flavor. And with 328 calories, it's better for you than delivery.
Ingredients: Refrigerated pizza dough, fontina cheese, rosemary, new potatoes, rosemary, turkey bacon, Parmesan cheese
Try this recipe: Potato, Rosemary, and Bacon Pizza
Prep this pasta dish on the weekend, and then stick it in the oven as soon as you get home. Rich in antioxidants, but low in fat, this dish also reheats like a dream.
Ingredients: Olive oil, zucchini, onion, carrot, corn kernels, basil, all-purpose flour, low-fat milk, low-fat cottage cheese, Parmesan cheese, ground nutmeg, no-boil lasagna noodles, part-skim mozzarella cheese
Try this recipe: Garden Lasagna
The tart flavors of the Granny Smith apples blend with the bitter spinach to make a tender chicken recipe. It's a little low on fiber, so add a piece of multigrain toast to complete the meal.
Ingredients: Vegetable oil, boneless chicken breast, garlic, spicy brown mustard, apple cider, Granny Smith apples, baby spinach
Try this recipe: Apple-Spinach Chicken
Parchment-Baked Halibut With Pesto, Zucchini, and Carrots
Get lean protein, plenty of veggies, and a serving of heart-healthy fat in this quick dish. Baking the fish in parchment paper keeps it from drying out and locks in the delicious flavor.
Ingredients: Parchment paper, halibut fillets, pesto, carrots, zucchini, olive oil, dry white wine
Try this recipe: Parchment-Baked Halibut With Pesto, Zucchini, and Carrots
Spicy Chicken With Poblano Peppers and Cheese
This spicy Tex-Mex casserole combines all your favorite Southwestern flavors in an easy dish. Though it only contains 330 calories, you'll get more than 20% of your daily calcium and 4 grams of fiber.
Ingredients: Poblano chiles, cooked chicken breast, reduced-fat cheddar cheese, corn kernels, onion, zucchini, red bell pepper, fresh cilantro, cumin, paprika, garlic, salsa, baked tortilla chips
Try this recipe: Spicy Chicken With Poblano Peppers and Cheese
The use of unsalted butter and low-sodium broth make this recipe perfect for those watching their salt intake. But the real treat is savoring each bite of this creamy, crunchy meal.
Ingredients: Broccoli crown, turkey, unsalted butter, onion, pre-sliced mushrooms, all-purpose flour, turkey broth, dry sherry, heavy cream, Parmesan cheese, almonds
Try this recipe: Turkey-Broccoli Bake
Scrumptious Shrimp With Artichokes
Go Mediterranean with this delicious one-skillet supper. The red pepper flakes and garlic add flavor to the shrimp, while the artichoke hearts and tomatoes complete the savory dish.
Ingredients: Olive oil, shrimp, red pepper flakes, garlic, tomatoes, parsley, paprika, quartered artichoke hearts
Try this recipe: Scrumptious Shrimp With Artichokes