5 Ingredients or Fewer

5-Ingredient Mains to Keep Your Spirits Bright (& Your Kitchen Under Control)

We've been diligent about making enough sugar cookies for holiday parties and Secret Santas. We've made edible gifts for friends, neighbors, colleagues, strangers. And, at the end of the day, we want dinners with 10 ingredient ~7 ingredients 5 ingredients!

Not everything has to involve a huge effort and/or a pantry full of spices. Sometimes, a dish with just 5 ingredients (excluding salt and pepper) is all you need. These recipes are here to keep your holidays cheery, your spirits high, and your psyche ready for, get this, more cookies. 'Tis the season, after all!

Do you have a favorite 5-ingredient main dish? Let us know in the comments!

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