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!

meatloaf for one

Mini Meatloaf Recipe

This tender and juicy oven baked mini meatloaf is topped with a sweet and tangy glaze. It’s easy to make and filled with flavor. Best of all, it’s the perfect amount for one!

a plate of peanut butter cookies

Small Batch Peanut Butter Cookies

These peanut butter cookies are soft, chewy, and totally irresistible! They’re made with pantry staples and no chilling of the dough is required. Packed with peanut butter flavor, these cookies are so easy to make and can be ready in minutes.

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Pasta Carbonara For One

A rich and indulgent single serving pasta carbonara recipe that’s made with just a few ingredients! Ready in minutes, this simple pasta dish is loaded with bacon and Parmesan cheese.

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Small Batch Doubletree Chocolate Chip Cookies

Small Batch DoubleTree Cookie Recipe – For the first time, DoubleTree Hotel has released their original chocolate chip cookie recipe and we’ve scaled down the ingredients to bring you a small batch version of these famous cookies!

Chicken and dumplings in a bowl

Chicken and Dumplings

Homemade Chicken and Dumplings For One, the ultimate comfort food! Made with 1 chicken breast, this single serving dish features a thickened broth, tender bite-sized bits of chicken, a mix of vegetables, and a soft covering of fluffy dumplings. Easy and so delicious!

flour tortillas

Small Batch Flour Tortillas Recipe

Skip the store and make a small batch of fresh homemade tortillas with this easy flour tortilla recipe. Better than store-bought, these flour tortillas are made with pantry staples and can be ready in minutes.

Swedish meatballs in gravey covering elbow pasta on plate

Swedish Meatballs For One

Homemade Swedish Meatball Recipe For One! Tender Swedish Meatballs made with ground beef and/or pork, perfectly seasoned and simmered in a rich, creamy sauce.

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Potato Salad For One

This creamy potato salad is made with one russet potato, chopped onions and celery, mayonnaise and a touch of dijon mustard. So easy to make and incredibly delicious!

Taco Casserole For One | onedishkitchen.com

Easy Taco Casserole

You won’t believe how easy it is to make this Taco Casserole! Add seasoned ground beef and cheese between crisp layers of crunchy tostadas and bake in the oven. A quick, easy, and tasty single serving meal.

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Tiramisu For One

Easy Tiramisu recipe made with coffee-dipped ladyfingers (store-bought or homemade) surrounded by a lightly sweetened, creamy, egg-free filling. This wonderful no bake Italian dessert can be ready in minutes!

vegetarian chili with avocado grated cheese and sour cream in a red bowl

Vegetarian Chili For One

This easy vegetarian chili recipe will be a favorite of both meat eaters and vegetarians. It’s made with convenient canned beans and can be ready in under 30 minutes. Hearty, healthy, and incredibly delicious! | One Dish Kitchen

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Crawfish Étouffée For One

Easy Crawfish Etouffee For One! A classic Louisiana seafood dish filled with vegetables and crawfish simmering in a delicious tomato based sauce.

chicken fajitas for one | one dish kitchen

Chicken Fajitas For One

Homemade Chicken Fajitas For One! One tender and juicy chicken breast cooked in a skillet, sliced and served with sweet onions, crisp peppers, cheese and tortillas. So easy and so delicious!

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Shamrock Shake

A homemade spin on the iconic fast food Shamrock Shake made with vanilla ice cream, milk, mint extract, and green food coloring. So easy to make!

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Irish Stew For One

Irish Stew For One! A delicious small batch Irish stew recipe made with tender lamb or beef, plenty of carrots and potatoes all simmering in a rich, beer based broth. Easy to make, hearty, and extra comforting.

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Guinness Float

A refreshing Guinness float recipe made with Guinness beer and ice cream then topped with whipped cream and chocolate syrup. Incredibly delicious!

greek salad for one | one dish kitchen

Greek Salad For One

Greek Salad Recipe For One! A flavorful tossed greek salad filled with plenty of fresh vegetables, feta cheese, and topped with an easy to make vinaigrette. Healthy, hearty and incredibly delicious.

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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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