Don’t own a sheet pan? You’re going to run out and buy one (or two!) after you sample this collection of recipes. Breakfast, side or main course – this versatile utensil will soon become indispensable in your kitchen. And it’s just one thing to wash up. So make sure you’re on dish duty when it’s a sheet pan supper day. Here are 10 dishes you’ll love:
11 awesome suppers you can make entirely in a sheet pan
Kielbasa and PierogiesBaked pierogies = mind blown! Say goodbye to fiddling with boiling water or a frying pan. Tossed with kielbasa, onions and peppers, this meal is delectably hearty and will have everyone coming back for seconds. Maybe make two pans, just sayin’.
GET THE RECIPE HEREFoodie with Family
Salmon and Broccoli with Chili-Caper VinaigretteIf you haven’t heard, roasted broccoli is a revelation. Quick-cooking salmon makes a perfect partner for the broccoli and stands up boldly to the piquant vinaigrette. This recipe from the blog Donuts, Dresses and Dirt is a flavour bomb.
GET THE RECIPE HERESheri Silver
Sheet Pan Roast Chicken DinnerWinner, winner, chicken dinner! No waiting for Sunday night for a proper roast supper anymore. In under an hour, this rosemary and butter glazed chicken is ready along with deliciously caramelized Brussels sprouts, sweet potatoes, red potatoes and shallots. Drool!
GET THE RECIPE HERESome the Wiser
Caprese Style PortobellosJust the thought of these gooey, stuffed mushroom caps is enough to stimulate anyone’s appetite. Blogger Marie at Proud Italian Cook suggests serving it as a main with a salad or a side with steak or grilled chops. Either way, we’re calling dibs on two mushroom caps. (Please.)
GET THE RECIPE HEREProud Italian Cook
Pulled Pork Cookie Sheet NachosYeah, we eat nachos for dinner sometimes. Don’t you? This is purely an assembly job that uses up whatever leftover protein you have languishing in the fridge – steak, ham, chicken, load it on! Then call us over to share it with you.
GET THE RECIPE HEREA Happy Food Dance
Butter-Sage Fish En PapilloteWhy do we love fish en papillote? Because it really does make cleaning a snap. These little parchment parcels are not only an excellent express dinner with some wilted spinach on the side, but they make an elegant entrée when entertaining as well. Just add some wine and mashed potatoes.
GET THE RECIPE HEREElyse Kopecky/Summer Tomato
Sheet Pan Breakfast BakeWe’re not going to lie, we love to indulge in breakfast for dinner. In this recipe cheesy hash browns make a cozy bed for bacon strips and eggs – the holy trinity of breakfast foods. We won’t judge you for eating it straight out of the pan as soon as it’s served.
GET THE RECIPE HEREOh Bite It
Spinach and Cheddar Rolled OmeletIn the second ‘breakfast for dinner’ installment, we’d like to profile blogger Maeghan’s take on this simple breakfast staple that will happily feed a large crowd for brunch as well. For lunch or dinner, add a big salad of bitter greens on the side.
GET THE RECIPE HEREThe Way to his Heart
Rosemary and Garlic Roasted SalmonAll you need is 12 minutes to cook this crowd-pleasing dinner. Yes, just 12 minutes. And one sheet pan. That’s it. Rosemary and garlic make a beautiful topping for the salmon and add a nice depth of flavour. Serve with steam-in-the-bag microwave green beans for a complete meal.
GET THE RECIPE HEREIn Sock Monkey Slippers
Sheet Pan PizzaOkay, this dirties a mixing bowl and a sheet pan, but the extra effort is worth it. Blogger Maegan at The Baker Mama describes the crust as “thick and chewy with a nice crisp around the edges.” All our favourite things about our favourite pie. For a shortcut, use store-bought pizza dough instead.
GET THE RECIPE HEREThe Baker Mama
Whole Roasted Cauliflower with Lemon Thyme VinaigretteShowcase this at your next dinner party to show just how on-trend you are. Since this recipe calls for boiling the cauliflower before roasting it (that means TWO things to clean) we are filing it in our ‘Weekend Projects’ folder. Carve the cauliflower at the table for maximum drama.
GET THE RECIPE HEREKitchen Tested
Maple and Whiskey Glazed Salmon with Roasted PotatoesMore than anything, it's this marinade that will win your over. Sweet maple, savoury garlic, tart orange juice, and whiskey? Count us in. And since both items are cooked in tinfoil, cleanup is a breeze.
GET THE RECIPE HEREThe Loop