7 Ingredients or Less
Quick and easy recipes that will get you in and out of the kitchen with little effort
When you make your ingredients count, there's no need to go higher than seven. These easy recipes, including our Steak Diane, will get you in and out of the kitchen with little effort. Each contains fewer than seven ingredients (not counting salt, pepper, or water).
Spaghetti with Peppery No-Cook Tomato Sauce
This recipe is a double time saverin addition to its short shopping list, it also features a no-cook sauce.
Balsamic-Glazed Chicken and Bell Pepper Sandwiches
Balsamic vinegar lends both sweetness and a note of acidity to these hearty sandwiches – two flavors for the price of one ingredient.
Seviche-Style Shrimp and Avocado Tacos
Using cooked, peeled shrimp from the seafood counter makes prep time virtually disappear.
Basic Deviled Eggs
The filling for Southern-style basic deviled eggs is nothing more than egg yolks, mayonnaise, mustard and sweet pickle relish. These deviled eggs are perfect for potlucks, tailgates, and summer suppers.
Summer Corn and White Bean Soup
Make the most of fresh, abundant summer corn with this savory soup that requires less than 15 minutes of cooking time.
Five-Spice Pork Lo Mein
The secret to keeping the ingredient count low in this Asian favorite is the five-spice powder, which incorporates the basic flavors of Chinese cooking – sweet, sour, bitter, savory, and salty.