Finding new and unique recipes can seem like a daunting task, but we’ve gathered a few that can add some great new meal ideas to your recipe box. Below are some recipes for inspiration that use pantry staple items as the key ingredient.
Beans are one item that always seems to be stocked in a pantry. Who doesn’t have a can of beans that they bought as a great staple item, but are stumped on a new recipe to try? Foodiecrush has some great recipes that are all based off of different styles of beans. Because beans can be so versatile, there are a wide variety of meal ideas and options available based on the type you have in your pantry.
Another pantry no-brainer is pasta. Everyone has some style of pasta noodle and it’s another versatile meal option. Thanks to Food Network, they have multiple recipe ideas that are focused on using this Italian staple in a wide variety of casseroles, pasta dishes, soups, and more.
Why not focus on some healthy options for your next meal. Fannetastic Food has a wide variety of soups, chili recipes, loaded “baked” sweet potatoes, and more. Try something on the healthy side or let it inspire you with your own ideas for your next meal. The best part? All these recipes can be done in 15 minutes or less!
No matter what you are cooking, play around with some recipes and have fun. Try new ideas, get inspiration from others, and share your successes. This is a great opportunity to build memories together as you create your next meal.