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!

Single Serving Sweet Potato Casserole from ZagLeft

Sweet Potato Casserole For One

This classic single serving Sweet Potato Casserole recipe can be made using cooked or canned sweet potatoes. Filled with spices, pecans, lightly sweetened with brown sugar and topped with marshmallows, this traditional sweet potato casserole is the perfect size for one!

Slow Cooker Chicken Burrito Bowl For One | One Dish Kitchen

Slow Cooker Chicken Burrito Bowl For One

This slow cooker chicken burrito bowl is so easy to make! Made with 1 chicken breast (or thigh) and a handful of pantry staples, this burrito bowl is a winner! Amazing flavors, easy to make, and filled with fresh, healthy ingredients.

twice baked potato casserole

Twice Baked Potato Casserole

This Twice Baked Potato Casserole Recipe is fantastic! Made with all of the same ingredients you love in your twice baked potatoes but in a casserole form – crispy bacon, cheddar cheese, sour cream and more!

This Broccoli Cheddar Soup For One is adapted from my family's favorite Broccoli Cheddar Soup recipe. Creamy, extra cheesy and filled with broccoli. This single serving recipe will surely become your favorite too.

Broccoli Cheese Soup For One

This Broccoli Cheddar Soup Recipe is adapted from my family’s favorite Broccoli Cheddar Soup recipe. Creamy, extra cheesy and filled with broccoli. This single serving recipe will surely become your favorite too.

Minestrone Soup For One | One Dish Kitchen

How To Make Minestrone Soup For One

Minestrone Soup Recipe – Easy single serving soup recipe made with vegetables, bacon and pasta. The perfect recipe when you are craving a great bowl of hearty soup but don’t want the leftovers.

Cooked Ground Beef with Cheese and Sliced Avocados served on Pita bread pizza crust

Pita Pizza For One

Easy to make Beef and Cheese Pita Pizza – pita bread topped with smoked Gouda cheese, ground beef, peppers and onions. Perfect for lunch or dinner.

No Bake Pumpkin Cheesecake For One | One Dish Kitchen

No Bake Pumpkin Cheesecake For One

Creamy No Bake Pumpkin Cheesecake Recipe For One – a rich, creamy cheesecake made with a buttery graham cracker crust. Made with a few simple ingredients and canned pumpkin puree. A delightful single serving dessert recipe!

Small Batch Poppy Seed Dressing – a simple, fresh and flavorful salad dressing made with white wine vinegar, sugar or agave, garlic, poppy seeds, dijon mustard and olive oil. No need to make a large batch, this recipe will give you the perfect amount. \ ZagLeft

Small Batch Poppy Seed Dressing

Easy Poppy Seed Dressing Recipe – This small batch recipe makes the perfect amount for a few salads. Takes just minutes to make and tastes incredible! A healthy, homemade salad dressing.

Pistachio Ice Cream | One Dish Kitchen

No Churn Pistachio Ice Cream

No Churn Pistachio Ice Cream Recipe – this rich and creamy ice cream is made without an ice cream machine! Loaded with pistachios, this wonderful ice cream is thick and so delicious and sure to be a favorite.

bowl of chicken salad

Chicken Salad – A Small Batch Recipe

This chicken salad recipe is the perfect recipe to use if you have leftover chicken from a previous meal. It’s a small batch recipe that is perfect for serving one or two. This tasty chicken salad is filled with chopped nuts, grapes, celery, and so much flavor!

baked smores

The Best S’mores Brownies

This easy S’mores Brownies recipe is the best! Rich, chewy, fudge brownies topped with marshmallows, graham crackers, and hot fudge. Make them with boxed brownie mix for a quick decadent dessert.

tres leches cake | one dish kitchen

Mini Tres Leches Cake

Tres leches cake made with limoncello! A unique twist on a traditional tres leches cake recipe. A light and airy mini sponge cake made with a mixture of sweetened condensed milk, evaporated milk, cream, and a splash of sweet limoncello.

Spicy Shrimp Tacos With Avocado Puree For One | One Dish Kitchen

Cajun Shrimp Tacos For One

Cajun Shrimp Tacos – this Louisiana inspired shrimp taco recipe features perfectly spiced shrimp topped with an easy to make, creamy avocado puree. Ready in less than 30 minutes!

Rice Pudding For One | One Dish Kitchen

Homemade Rice Pudding For One

This wonderful homemade rice pudding is so easy to make! Combine cooked rice with a few pantry staples to make this homemade rice pudding. It’s a wonderful, rich and creamy, single serving dessert.

Paneer Recipe | One Dish Kitchen

How To Make Paneer

A favorite ingredient in many Indian recipes, Paneer is easy to make at home. See just how easy with this step-by-step paneer recipe.

Scallops With Orange Sauce | ZagLeft

Scallops Recipe With Orange Sauce

Scallops Recipe with Orange Sauce – a sweet citrus sauce served over scallops is a lovely meal that cooks quickly, looks elegant and tastes divine.

Joanie Image
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.
Learn More…
Scroll to Top