Cooking For One Recipes

Cooking for one? Over 300 single serving recipes as well as small batch recipes that are developed and tested to provide everything you want but in single-serving sizes. Single serving dinner ideas, easy dessert recipes, side dishes, salads, and more. These meals for one are fresh, flavorful, easy to make and best of all, no leftovers!

three cookies on a plate dipped in chocolate and covered with colored sprinkles next to a pink napkin.

Small Batch Butter Cookies Recipe

An easy recipe for melt in your mouth butter cookies! These cookies are perfectly sweet with slightly crisp edges. They can be enjoyed simply or topped with nuts or dipped in chocolate. Such a versatile recipe.

broiled chicken on a white plate next to green beans.

Broiled Chicken with Pineapples For One

Broiled Chicken with Pineapples is a quick and easy meal option. One chicken breast marinated in a simple yet flavorful marinade is topped with pineapple slices and cooked under your broiler until golden.

a white plate with penne pasta and roasted broccoli, carrots, and tomatoes on top.

Pasta Primavera For One

Easy Pasta Primavera recipe made with fresh seasonal vegetables which are roasted in the oven, then tossed with cooked pasta, butter and Parmesan cheese.

a small blueberry cobbler baked in a white dish on a trivet placed on top of a silver tray.

Blueberry Cobbler For One

Easy single serving blueberry cobbler recipe made with a handful of fresh or frozen blueberries and a few simple pantry ingredients.

a bowl with chopped cherry tomatoes, chunks of mozzarella and cooked chicken.

Chicken Caprese Salad For One

Easy Chicken Caprese Salad made with tender and juicy chicken, tomatoes, and mozzarella tossed in a deliciously tangy vinaigrette.

cold lentil salad with avacado slices and cherry tomatoes on a white plate

Lentil Avocado Salad For One

Easy to make, healthy, and hearty this fresh tasting lentil salad is a delight! Filled with tomatoes, avocados, and topped with a light dijon vinaigrette.

frozen chocolate bananas

Frozen Chocolate Banana

A frozen chocolate banana makes the perfect treat! Made with just one banana, chocolate and sprinkles for fun. So easy to make and the perfect cure for a sweet craving.

a vegetable casserole next to fresh peppers and broccoli.

Vegetable Casserole For One

This is the best vegetable casserole! Made with fresh vegetables and a sprinkling of cheese, this casserole bakes in just 30 minutes. It’s quick, easy, and so delicious!

an overhead view of a milkshake with a red straw next to the glass.

Strawberry Milkshake For One

This is the best strawberry milkshake recipe! It’s rich and creamy and can be made with fresh or frozen strawberries. It’s nothing like the fast-food milkshakes, this one is pure strawberry and it’s perfect.

crustless pizza quiche.

Crustless Pizza Quiche For One

Satisfy a pizza craving with this fabulous crustless pizza quiche! This single serving low carb quiche is filled with plenty of pepperoni and mozzarella cheese. Easy to make and cooks in less than 30 minutes.

a bowl of ground beef meat sauce.

Meat Sauce For One

Easy meat sauce recipe that can be used in everyday recipes. This made-from-scratch spaghetti meat sauce cooks in just 30 minutes! Perfect for lasagna, spaghetti squash, or with your favorite pasta. Cooks in 30 minutes!

enchiladas verdes in a red baking dish next to a bowl of tomatoes.

Enchiladas Verdes For One

Chicken enchiladas verde is so easy to make. Instead of filling and rolling the tortillas, the ingredients are layered, casserole style in a small baking dish. They’re made simply with jarred salsa or tomatillo sauce and cooked chicken.

four ladyfingers in a glass jar.

Small Batch Ladyfingers

Ladyfingers are light and airy sweet biscuits that are often used in desserts such as tiramisu but are also lovely little cookies to enjoy with coffee or tea. This easy ladyfingers recipe calls for just 4 ingredients!

peach dutch baby in a cast iron skillet

Peach Dutch Baby For One

This Peach Dutch Baby is loaded with peaches and is an excellent choice for breakfast or even for dessert. Also called a puffed pancake, this single serving treat is a cross between a crepe and a pancake. It’s easy to make and so incredibly delicious!

chicken cacciatore in a bowl

Chicken Cacciatore For One

Chicken Cacciatore is an easy to make, low carb, rustic skillet dinner recipe made with one chicken thigh simmering in a rich and hearty tomato based sauce.

a spice cake on a tray next to cinnamon sticks.

Mini Spice Cake

A tender and buttery spice cake packed with the warm flavors of cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg, and cloves. Easy to make and so much better than any boxed cake mix. This wonderful mini cake is perfect for serving one or two people.

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Welcome to One Dish Kitchen, I’m Joanie and I’m incredibly happy you’re here! Our aim is to inspire individuals with access to single serving recipes, education, and a supportive community that will enable them to enjoy the preparation of a meal that will nourish both body and soul.
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