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Maximum Flavor, Minimum Cleanup: 20 One-Pot (or Sheet Pan) Meals

From skillet casseroles to sheet pan pork chops, these recipes will fill you up (but keep your sink empty).

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If the thought of washing dozens of dirty dishes to make one meal is too much for your soul to handle, you’ve come to the right place. These recipes are designed to provide maximum flavor and satisfaction with minimal cleanup. There’s a vegetarian skillet lasagna that relies on no-cook noodles, a sheet pan salad niçoise with fish that feels restaurant-level fancy, and a one-pot shrimp-and-sausage jambalaya that can feed a crowd. Dig in!

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Creamy Garlic Chicken Spanakopita Skillet

Morgan Eisenberg
Serious Eats

Cozy up to this filling Greek-inspired dish, which turns traditional spanakopita, made with feta, spinach, dill, and scallions, into a one-skillet meal with the addition of chicken and a garlicky gravy.

Spicy Tofu Hotpot

Eating Well

Warm up a chilly evening with this light but satisfying one-pot meal. The tofu absorbs the flavors of this fragrant, spicy broth, making it anything but bland.

Vegetarian Skillet Lasagna

Taste of Home

This flavorful weeknight vegetarian skillet lasagna is sure to please any meat lover at your dinner table. Serve with a mixed green salad to complement the meal.