Cooking For One Recipes

Cooking for one? Over 250 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!

Instant Pot Butternut Squash Soup For One

This creamy Instant Pot butternut squash soup is a healthy and hearty soup made in a pressure cooker. Get the slow simmered flavor in half the time with this flavorful butternut squash soup recipe. | One Dish Kitchen

twice baked potato | one dish kitchen

Twice Baked Potato For One

This is the easiest, best tasting twice baked potato recipe! Made with one potato, this creamy, cheesy, bacon-filled twice baked potato makes a delicious meal or can be the perfect side dish.

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Small Batch Cranberry Jam

Easy homemade cranberry jam recipe that can be ready in less than 15 minutes. Made with 1 cup of cranberries and a few simple ingredients. This sweet and tart jam cooks quickly and is delicious with toast or biscuits, it’s the perfect addition to a cheese board, and heavenly when spooned over creamy desserts.

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Small Batch Smashed Brussels Sprouts

Smashed brussels sprouts are flattened, topped with cheese and roasted to crispy perfection. This small batch smashed brussels sprouts recipe yields the perfect amount if you’re cooking for one. These crunchy cheesy bites are easy to make and completely addictive!

peanut butter pie for one | one dish kitchen

Peanut Butter Pie For One

Easy peanut butter pie recipe with a buttery graham cracker crust. This decadent and indulgent creamy peanut butter pie is made with just a few ingredients. It’s a single serving dessert that’s the perfect cure for a sweet craving.

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Hash Browns For One

The best buttery, crisp hash browns made from 1 potato! This small batch hash browns recipe is so easy to make. Shredded potatoes cooked in butter, lightly seasoned, crispy, and absolutely delicious! The perfect amount for one person.

roasted butternut squash | one dish kitchen

Roasted Butternut Squash For One

Easy roasted butternut squash recipe. Cubes of butternut squash, tossed with olive oil, cinnamon, and ginger with sweet caramelized edges and soft centers. Full of flavor and the perfect side dish or main dish meal.

pie crust for one pie | one dish kitchen

How To Make A Small Pie Crust

Easy, buttery pie crust recipe! If you’re cooking for one, you may not want to bake a standard sized pie, this single serving pie crust recipe is perfect to use when you’re craving a pie for one.

apple butter | one dish kitchen

Small Batch Apple Butter

This homemade apple butter is made in a slow cooker. It’s perfectly spiced and so easy to make. This small batch apple butter recipe comes with step-by-step instructions. It’s wonderful to spread on toast, to use in a recipe, or to give as a gift.

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Baba Ganoush (Roasted Eggplant Dip)

This Baba Ganoush recipe is made with eggplant and a perfect blend of lemon juice, tahini, olive oil, garlic, and spices. Similar to hummus, this small batch roasted eggplant dip is easy to make and incredibly delicious.

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“Quarter” Pound Cake

A classic pound cake recipe transformed into a “quarter” pound cake! Baked in a small baking dish this buttery, tender and golden mini cake recipe yields the perfect amount for one or two people.

french bread pizza | one dish kitchen

French Bread Pizza

Homemade French Bread Pizza topped with pepperoni and mozzarella cheese. Easy to make with instructions for freezing and baking. Quick to make, easily customizable, and super inexpensive. This might just be your new favorite weeknight meal!

peanut butter kiss cookies | peanut butter blossoms on a cooling rack | one dish kitchen

Peanut Butter Kiss Cookies

If you’re a fan of chocolate and peanut butter, you will absolutely love these Peanut Butter Kiss Cookies. They’re also known as Peanut Butter Blossoms and they’re heavenly. This small batch cookie recipe will yield 6 Peanut Butter Blossom cookies.

chicken margherita | one dish kitchen

Chicken Margherita For One

Easy Chicken Margherita recipe made with one chicken breast or thigh, pesto, mozzarella cheese, tomatoes and topped with a lemon garlic sauce. An wonderful easy to make, low carb single serving meal.

instant pot chicken noodle soup for one | one dish kitchen

Instant Pot Chicken Noodle Soup For One

Instant Pot Chicken Noodle Soup – this small batch recipe yields the perfect amount for anyone cooking for one. The soup is made with one chicken breast or thigh and can be ready in minutes. Full of flavor, hearty, and so comforting.

apple galette for one | one dish kitchen

Apple Galette For One

This is the easiest Apple Galette recipe! This single serving dessert features chopped apples spooned into the center of an easy to make flour crust then topped with a mix of sugar, cinnamon, and nutmeg. There’s no need for any special dish. A galette is rustic, simple, and incredibly delicious!

instant pot sweet potato | one dish kitchen

Instant Pot Sweet Potatoes

This Instant Pot Sweet Potatoes recipe might become your new favorite way to cook sweet potatoes. The sweet potatoes cook in minutes and come out perfectly creamy and fluffy every single time.

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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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