10 Easy Dinner Recipes For When You're Working Late
Updated: Apr 8
Say no more to cheese toasties and pot noodles! (well not entirely of course...) Here's 10 easy recipes I've found that you can easily prepare to ensure that you get a proper meal at the end of your long working day!
#1 Slow Cooker Chicken Casserole
Packed full of vegetables and protein, this casserole is a simple yet delicious dish that only takes around 10 minutes of prep. After that you can pop it in the slow cooker to cook whilst you work!
#2 Pulled Pork Tacos with Pineapple Salsa
Another slow cooker job, this recipe packs a punch with its smoky pulled pork and sweet pineapple salsa. Another great recipe that will cook without you having to lift a finger (well maybe give it a stir every now and again...)
#3 Pasta with Salmon & Peas
This super quick dish is bound to impress you and your family. Just 17 minutes to make so why not give it a try?
#4 Chorizo & Mozzarella Gnocchi Bake
In just 35 minutes you could either go for a run or make a mouth watering chorizo and mozzarella gnocchi bake, I know which one I'd choose!
#5 Pork & Apple Burgers
As well as being easy on the budget, these pork and apple burgers are sure to be a hit at your dinner table! With just 10 minutes of prep, why not give it a try?
#6 Creamy Courgette Lasagne
Put a spin on a classic and rustle up a courgette lasagne! Taking just 30 minutes to make, what are you waiting for?
#7 Nutty Chicken & Lemon Spaghetti
This super quick recipe is very much a throw it in a pan and hope for the best meal. With plenty of protein, this dish is bound to fill you up after a hard days work.
#8 Simple Stir Fry
Stir fry is one of those feel good dishes that makes you, well... feel good! A versatile dish, you can add pretty much anything you want, though we'd recommend leaving out the kitchen sink.
#9 Easy Chicken Fajitas
In less than half an hour you can have a delicious plate of chicken fajitas. With vegetables, protein and a little bit of heat, what's not to like about this dish?
#10 Carbonara with Chicken
Lastly, a favourite. Carbonara is a warm and filling dish and, with the addition of chicken, adds a nice protein kick to help fill you up!
Well that sure made me hungry! I hope this list helps take the stress out of planning and cooking meals. be sure to let us know if you try any of these through our socials!