Eating out at your favorite restaurant is undeniably easier than staying home and making dinner, especially after a long day. But it’s also undeniable that nothing beats a home cooked meal. You don’t have to spend hours in the kitchen to create something delicious that every member of your family will love. These four recipes not only taste good, but they’re quick and easy to make and are guaranteed to bring your family together at the dinner table.
Chicken Alfredo Baked Ziti:
If you have picky eaters in the house, you can never go wrong with anything involving Alfredo sauce. This recipe is easy to make and even easier to eat. From start to finish, it will only take you about 40 minutes. If you have the time, you can make your own homemade alfredo sauce and sauté seasoned chicken breasts; but if you don’t, just grab a rotisserie chicken from your local grocery store deli and a jar of your favorite alfredo sauce. Either way, you’ll end up with a delicious combination of melted cheese, alfredo pasta, and chicken that’s sure to be a hit.
For the full recipe and instructions, head on over to Gimme Some Oven.
Easy Shrimp and Broccoli Stir Fry:
Stir-fry recipes, in general, are just great. You can use a variety of ingredients. It’s fast and it’s flavorful. This shrimp and broccoli stir fry is nice and simple, but it’s also completely customizable, so you can leave it as is or add in any other of your favorite stir fry ingredients to kick it up a notch or two. Healthy, easy, and delicious makes this recipe definitely worth staying home and cooking.
Get the ingredients, instructions, and nutrition facts at Damn Delicious.
One Pan Balsamic Chicken and Veggies:
Nothing says easy dinner more than the words “one pan.” That means just one pan to watch on the stove and just one pan to clean afterward. And as an added bonus to the one pan, is the balsamic chicken and veggies part that’s sure to be delicious. Balsamic vinegar is an ingredient that instantly packs in flavor, while chicken and veggies are foolproof ingredients for an amazing dinner. This One Pan Balsamic Chicken and Veggies recipe looks good, tastes good, and is easy to make – which is also good.
Click over to Cooking Classy for the full recipe and add it to your list of amazing recipes.
The Ultimate Fish Tacos
For days where you have a little extra time and are feeling a little more creative, try your hand at this Ultimate Fish Tacos recipe. The combination of flavors between mahi-mahi, pink chile mayonnaise, and mango-radish salsa are out of this world. You’ll need a little more prep time, but it is definitely worth it. These tacos would be the perfect dinner to end the week on a Friday night. Pair it with your favorite margarita recipe and just savor all of the ultimate flavors.
You can thank The Food Network’s Tyler Florence for this recipe. Find ingredients, directions, and a how-to video on their website.