8 Of The Best 5-Minute Recipes For Us Lazy Folk


Now if you’re anything like us, you’ll want easy, yummy snacks that can be made in under five minutes. Those are the best kind, right? Easy and you can eat it immediately after you’ve made it! Bonus for those no bake, no heat and no mess recipes. Those are absolutely the best! So let’s get started and find the best recipes that are so easy you can make them in 5 minutes!

1. 5 Minute Chopped Chickpea Salad

Okay, this one depends on how fast or how slow you can chop up vegetables, chickpeas and any other ingredients your heart desires for this salad. If you’re a fan of chickpea, then this chopped chickpea salad from Linda Wagner is a perfect fit for you. It’s light, healthy and won’t leave you feeling heavy afterward. Talk about an added bonus!

chopped chickpea salad

2. 5 Minute Mocha Frappe

Looking for a little decadence in a short amount of cooking/preparation time? Then this homemade mocha frappe from The Suburban Mom is for you! Beautifully picturesque and coated in a thick chocolate syrup or drizzle, this mocha frappe will be great for any summer afternoon or a night meant for a rich chocolate drink.

mocha frappe

3. 5 Minute Paleo Pumpkin Protein Muffins

With the Halloween season upon us, and Fall food ideas lurking on our horizons, it’s important we start making our favourite pumpkin muffins. These pumpkin muffins from Paleo Gluten Free are not only healthy, but they’re also happily paleo and a great source of protein to get your energy pumping. Try them out and get your pumpkin satisfaction started!

paleo pumpkin protein muffins

4. 5 Minute Buffalo Chicken Wraps

Hmmm buffalo chicken in a wrap? Yummy! If you love buffalo chicken but not quite up for going out to your local pub or bar, then these buffalo chicken wraps from Gimme Delicious are an easy homemade compromise. A great lunch idea for a lazy day and all you’ll need is some tortilla wraps, chicken, buffalo sauce and blue cheese dressing! We’re salivating.

buffalo chicken wraps

5. 5 Minute Chicken Miso Soup

Miso is all the rage these days and why not jump on that bandwagon with this easy chicken miso soup from My Kids Lick The Bowl? Delicious and perfect for a winter’s comfort food or chilly afternoon snack. Add mushrooms and other vegetables to your desire!

chicken miso soup

6. 5 Minute Microwave Mac-n-Cheese

If you’re looking for a non-store-bought mac-n-cheese recipe, then this microwaveable mac-n-cheese recipe from Tasty is perfect for you! Easily made in 5 minutes for you to enjoy for lunch, as a late night snack or other food craving. Add garnishes such as parsley or spring onion for an added flair and taste to this delicious, classic comfort food. Enjoy!

microwaveable mac-n-cheese

7. 5 Minute Honey French Baked Chicken Breasts

Now what did we do to deserve such delicacy under five minutes? These honey french baked chicken breasts from The Seasoned Mom are a great weeknight dinner to stray away from your usual boring dinners. These chicken breasts are juicy, coated in gravy and perfect for a night in or an easy date-night dinner you’d want to impress your S/O with. Save us a piece!

honey french baked chicken breasts

8. 5 Minute Creamy Fudge

We’ll end this mouthwatering list of 5 minute recipes with an easy decadent chocolate fudge. This creamy fudge from Busy Creating Memories is easy and beautifully melts in your mouth. And the best part? It’s microwaveable! So no baking time, but some chilling time in the fridge for 2 hours. Just chocolate chips, condensed milk, butter and vanilla extract for a beautiful smell. Bite sized and these are perfect to munch on during your movie night.

creamy chocolate fudge

Will you be trying any of these 5 minute recipes? Which ones would you try out for your next weeknight dinner? Let us know in the comments down below!

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