Most weeknights, it feels impossible to cook a delicious, nutritious family dinner. Between working jobs, hauling children to and from school and extracurricular activities, and trying to find a little bit of time to relax, it can seem impractical to cook dinner, which involves tons of time and a lot of cleanup.
Luckily, there’s an incredible solution to this age-old problem: one-sheet dinners. These roasted meals can be completed in minimal time using minimal dishware, all while giving you and your family maximum amounts of flavor.
When you tire of one-pot soups and stews, pull out your handy baking sheet for simple, flavorful dinners of roasted chicken with herbs and potatoes, tangy baked salmon with charred bok choy, or spicy crab cakes. Sheet-pan dinners offer limitless flavor combinations and ingredients to make dinner exciting and tasty without a lot of extra cleanup.
This versatile kitchen tool is made for more than cookies. Don’t believe us? Check out these 19 insanely tasty and insanely easy dinner dishes.
This article was originally written/published by Angela Carlos on Feb. 25, 2016.