Explore a variety of easy-to-make, delicious recipes that are kind to your wallet and a delight to your palate. Unleash the magic of budget-friendly ingredients and simple cooking techniques that promise mouth-watering meals without breaking the bank!
1. Hawaiian Garlic Shrimp
Make (hands down) the BEST Hawaiian Garlic Shrimp with this easy recipe! It's made with simple ingredients that create INSANE umami flavor - and don't worry, it's beginner-friendly! Your family won't be able to resist coming back for more!
2. Asian Garlic Noodles
Make the most GLORIOUS garlicky buttery noodles in 15 minutes - and without busting out all the pots and pans! This one-pot Asian Garlic Noodles recipe packs a TON of flavor using simple ingredients.
3. Pan-Fried Salmon with Miso Butter
Need dinner FAST and only have 15 minutes to spare? Don't worry - I gotchu. This Pan-Fried Salmon with Miso Butter is an explosion of umami flavor with simple ingredients. It's sweet, salty, buttery, & melts in your mouth - do I really need to say more?
4. Japanese Tonkatsu Pork Curry
Want to know how to create the popular Japanese Tonkatsu Pork Curry recipe at home in 20 minutes or less? This Tonkatsu pork chop recipe is juicy, crispy, and surprisingly inexpensive to make right at home.
5. Sesame Noodles
Who doesn’t love chewy umami-filled noodles… Especially when it only takes 10 minutes to make?! This quick and easy Sesame Noodle recipe is made of slippery bouncy noodles in a deep, rich, savory sauce that disappears even faster than it's made!
6. Sinigang Na Manok (Tamarind Chicken Soup)
Get warm and cozy with a heartwarming bowl of one of the top-rated soups! Sinigang Na Manok, or Filipino Tamarind Chicken Soup, is a super easy Filipino soup known for its tamarind broth that creates a refreshing yet hearty dish that feeds the soul.
7. Salmon Sushi Bake
Transform cold & boring leftover salmon into a fun interactive dinner - in under 30 minutes! This simple Salmon Sushi Bake is an epic crowd-pleaser for weeknight dinners & potlucks that'll have everyone (especially sushi lovers) begging you for the recipe!
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8. Thai Panang Curry
Thai Panang Curry boasts zesty, rich, and creamy flavors all at once. It's a Thai takeout classic that's incredibly easy to throw together at home - faster than takeout!
9. Mapo Tofu (Chinese Tofu)
This easy Mapo Tofu will light up your taste buds & have dinner hit the table in 30 minutes! It’s packed with chilies that bring the heat, soft silky tofu that cools you down for a moment… Right before getting that signature mouth-numbing effect from the Sichuan peppercorns. Spice up your mundane dinners with this comforting dish!
10. Chicken Teriyaki
Make the most mouthwatering and easy Teriyaki Chicken recipe with only 5 ingredients - and in under 30 minutes! The family will wonder why you haven't made this sooner as they lick their plates clean & kiss bottled teriyaki sauce goodbyeeee.
11. Sinigang na Salmon (Salmon Tamarind Soup)
Serve up a healthy & comforting bowl of Sinigang na Salmon Belly, or Filipino Salmon Tamarind Soup, that feeds the soul 30 minutes or less! This classic Filipino soup is full of fresh veggies, tender salmon, & cooks up in one pot for easy cleanup. Let's get cooking!
12. Yaki Onigiri (Japanese Grilled Rice Ball)
Crispy on the outside. Tender & chewy on the inside. This easy Yaki Onigiri recipe will make your reimagine leftovers - especially when it fits in the palm of your hands! Have them hit your tastebuds in under 30 minutes.
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13. Szechuan Shrimp
Szechuan Shrimp is a dish that bursts with flavor the moment it hits your mouth! Light crisp batter, juicy jumbo shrimp, and a very distinct mouth-numbing tingle… This Szechuan shrimp recipe is anything but boring. Buckle up, because we’re going on an exciting flavor journey with this easy entree!
14. Spicy Tuna Onigiri (Tuna Rice Ball)
Stay ready for last-minute snackage & meals with this easy Spicy Tuna Onigiri - no fancy wrapping required! These beginner-friendly Japanese tuna rice balls come together in 15 minutes so you never go hangry - even on the go!
15. Salmon Onigiri (Salmon Rice Ball)
Kick soggy sandwiches & boring lunches goodbyyyye! Enjoy these Easy Salmon Onigiri on-the-go while transporting your tastebuds to pure happiness - in just 15 minutes!
16. Beef and Broccoli
Beef and Broccoli is a popular Chinese takeout dish and it’s one of the EASIEST takeout recipes to make at home! With only a few pantry ingredients, you’ll be enjoying this beef and broccoli recipe quicker than ordering in.
17. Chinese Steamed Fish
This Chinese Steamed Fish Fillet recipe is the easiest fish recipe you’ll ever make! The delicate and tender fish is seasoned with an umami-filled sauce that's so good, you'll forget you're eating healthy!
18. Adobong Manok (Filipino Chicken Adobo)
Make a SUPER flavorful & budget-friendly 30-minute meal you know everyone will love! This easy Adobong Manok, or Filipino Chicken Adobo, transforms simple pantry staples into a mouthwatering meal - with minimal dishes left behind! Weeknight dinners will never be the same!
19. Pan Fried Salmon Teriyaki
At our home, Pan-Fried Salmon Teriyaki is always a winner - especially when it takes only 15 minutes to make! Whip up an easy teriyaki glaze with only 5 ingredients for a big BOLD flavor.
20. Rabokki (Korean Rice Cake Ramen)
Create an easy one-pot dinner in 15 minutes that's impossible to resist! This mouthwatering Rabokki makes boring weeknights exciting with delicious surprises in every. single. bite. Annnd, you won't have a kitchen full of dishes waiting for you to clean up!
21. Beef Yaki Udon Noodle
Make a mouthwatering one-pot dinner with chewy noodles and juicy steak in just 15 minutes! This easy Beef Yaki Udon Noodle Recipe is the ultimate weeknight dinner and lunch meal prep with minimal dishes left behind.
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22. Air Fryer Miso-Glazed Salmon
When life is pure chaos, this Air Fryer Miso-Glazed Salmon saves the day as the ultimate lazy dinner in under 30 minutes! Packed with so much flavor, you’ll forget you’re eating healthy - with minimal dishes left behind.
23. Korean Steamed Soft Eggs
Korean Steamed Soft Eggs, also known as Gyeran Jjim, are super fully eggs whipped with umami-filled dashi broth. It’s a popular Korean dish that’s SO easy to whip up in 10 minutes or less!
24. Spicy Peanut Sauce Noodles
When it's an emergency dinner, this Spicy Peanut Sauce Noodles recipe saves the day in just 10 minutes! Made with simple pantry ingredients, create the ultimate flavorful Peanut Noodles for dinner tonight!
25. Mentaiko Pasta
Make luxurious Mentaiko Pasta with a rich and creamy sauce that'll make your guest fall in love! They'll never know this umami-filled cod roe pasta took only 20 minutes to make with a handful of ingredients!
26. Mie Goreng (Indonesian Noodles)
Need a quick dinner that doesn’t sacrifice a drop of flavor? These delicious one-pot Mie Goreng Noodles are made for you! These veggie-packed noodles are a cheap & easy meal that hit the table in under 30 minutes - without a sink full of dishes!
27. Chili Oil Garlic Noodles
These Chili Oil Garlic Noodles are what you cook when you don't feel like cooking! They're simple, delicious, & done in just 10 minutes. Dinner has never been so easy.
28. Spicy Tuna Poke
Craving sushi but tight on time? This Spicy Tuna Poke recipe is my ultimate go-to on days I need sushi in my life… Like at this very moment! This recipe is fresh, creamy, spicy, and a happy burst of aloha all in one bite. Oh yeah, and it takes 10 minutes or less to make!
29. Korean Spicy Braised Tofu (Dubu Jorim)
Convert carnivores with the easiest last-minute dinner that'll make your family forget about the meat! This simple Korean Spicy Braised Tofu, or Dubu Jorim, is packed with irresistible flavors and an easy way to eat healthy, even when you just don't have time!
30. Tuna Onigiriazu (Japanese Tuna Sandwich)
Make a healthy & filling lunch with minimal effort and in just 10 minutes! This creamy Tuna Onigiriazu is a healthy & budget-friendly meal packed with protein & veggies that you can enjoy on the go! Pack it up for picnics, roadtrips, or lunches - no utencils needed!
31. Imitation Crab Sushi Bake
Dive into a fun and delicious twist on yummy sushi! This Imitation Crab Sushi Bake recipe is unbelievably simple and moutwateringly good! Not to mention, it’s very inexpensive to create, making it perfect to share at parties or gatherings with family and friends.
32. Chicken and Asparagus Stir-Fry
Need a quick and comforting dish that comes together in 30 minutes or less? This Chicken and Asparagus Stir-Fry is the perfect weeknight meal that includes pantry staples! It’s the easiest veggie and protein-packed dish you can indulge in guilt-free.
33. Vegetarian Udon Noodle Stir-Fry
One pot means less dishes for dinner tonight! This quick Vegetarian Udon Noodle Stir-Fry will leave your vegetarian family & friends fully satisfied in under 20 minutes - and without a sink full of dishes!