After cooking dinner on a sheet pan, you'll be tempted to throw out all of your other pans, skillets, and pots. Kidding! We're kidding. Making soup in a sheet pan would be madness.
But, in all seriousness, it's an easy way to cook for a crowd, or simply get dinner on the table without having to fuss with this and that and having to do a ton of dishes at the end of the night. There's also the allure of saying "And yes, I made this on a sheet pan" as a sort of I-know-you-can't-believe-something-so-awesome-came-from-a-single-baking-dish reveal. But, oh, it did!
Do you have a favorite sheet pan dinner? Tell us about it in the comments.
A New Way to Dinner, co-authored by Food52's founders Amanda Hesser and Merrill Stubbs, is an indispensable playbook for stress-free meal-planning (hint: cook foundational dishes on the weekend and mix and match ‘em through the week).