Fast & Easy: 14 Recipes With Only 5 Ingredients

It's easy to make excuses, and cooking is no exception, even though food is amazing and we all love it. But when it comes to actually cooking a meal, it's all to easy to talk your way out of it, because it's too much work, it will take too long, it's too complicated, the list goes on and on... But now you can finally put an end to your cooking procrastination, because we have put together 14 recipes just for you, all of which are easy, fast, and made with only five ingredients. 

1. Mini Cordon Bleu with Babybel Cheese Filling

With this recipe, there is no longer any need to reheat frozen snacks. Why bother when you can make something at home that is just as easy, and a hundred times more delicious? Let’s face it: everything tastes better when freshly made! Get the recipe here.

2. Parmesan Baked Tomatoes

Too many ingredients and an unreasonable amount of work can lead to disastrous results. Now you can make a tasty meal without either of these problems. With this simple recipe, tomatoes and cheese come together to create a dish that not only looks good, but tastes even better. Get the recipe here.

3. Prosciutto-Wrapped Chicken

There are numerous ways to spruce up boring chicken breasts, but this recipe dares to take it a few steps further. Ready for a flavor explosion? Get the recipe here.

4. Bread Pot Fondue with Mini Weenies

The ingredients may be the same, but with a few fancy cooking tricks, we guarantee any party of sensible adults will soon be delighting in this classic fare all over again. And feeling rather sophisticated about it at the same time. After all, it's a fondue. Get the recipe here.

5. Potato Spirals

It hangs out at festivals and street fairs, looks really cool, and tastes even better: the potato spiral. But why spend money on one potato, when you can buy a sack full, and easily prepare this delicious snack at home? Get the recipe here.

6. Salami Cream Cheese Rolls

So your sophisticated new social circle enjoys a cocktail and a canapé... how utterly fabulous! Until it's your first time to host... Concentrate on making the cocktails and conversation unforgettable and let the snacks be as easy and stress free as possible. These hors d'oeuvres are all about minimal effort and maximum presentation. Get the recipe here.

7. Pizza Pretzels

There are certain kinds of doughy snacks we all love to nosh on, but in anyone's list of top five you'll undoubtedly find pizza and pretzels. Although many a pizza maker has earned points for creativity by baking various fillings into the edge of the dough, has anyone ever tried to capture the essence of a pizza inside a pretzel? Yep, we have! Get the recipe here.

8. Braided Salmon Roll

Whether served as an appetizer or a main course, this baked salmon roll is sure to be the highlight of any evening event or special occasion. Get the recipe here.

9. Pizza Pops

"Don't bite the lollipop! You'll break your teeth!" Many of us remember our parents scolding us with these words, and perhaps we've used them on our own children. Now there's a "lollipop" whereby biting is an absolute requirement! This simple recipe is perfect for both children and adults. Go on, explore your rebellious side! Get the recipe here.

10. Grilled Steak with Onion Flowers

At the height of the summer, it can sometimes feel like we're surrounded on all sides by wonderful smells, be they from flowers, the sea, sunscreen, or meat cooking on the barbecue. And with this recipe it gets even better, because alongside your hearty grilled steak, the particular aroma of our onion flowers is certainly going to whet your appetite. Get the recipe here.

11. Zucchini Rolls

Zucchini is one vegetable that can be used in many different ways. Whether for a quiche, omelette, or salad — raw, grilled, or baked — somehow it all works. If you're a fan, now you can add another recipe to your collection: delicious stuffed zucchini rolls. Get the recipe here.

12. Camembert-Prosciutto Nest

A nest is an image that makes you feel kind of warm and fuzzy inside, and one that we used as inspiration for this next recipe. But the nest we've created for our egg is a little different, and because it's made of zesty cheese and mouthwatering prosciutto, it's also extremely edible. Get the recipe here.

13. Pizza Buttons

As tasty as pizza is, it's not the most practical of snacks when you're out and about — once sliced, it can quickly fall apart in your hand as the dough becomes limp and soggy. Wouldn't it be great if there were a solution to this messy problem? Well, we've come up with an innovative way to keep the sauce from your fingers: introducing the Pizza Button! Get the recipe here.

14. Hawaiian Bacon Donuts

Now we've all heard of Hawaiian pizza — the '60s invention exquisitely marries traditional savory flavors with sweetness from the fresh pineapple and a salty kick from the cured bacon or ham. But have you ever come across a Hawaiian donut before? Well, prepare to be amazed as this tasty treat also combines sweet and savory in perfect harmony. Go nuts for donuts! Get the recipe here.

Sometimes the finest things in life are so simple, all you have to do is give them a try. Incidentally, the best lightning fast recipes are also perfect for dinner parties, buffets, potlucks, and all kinds of get-togethers with tons of guests, just like our 4 easy-to-make toast rings which also require just a few ingredients.

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