5 Minutes Meals Very Easy to Prepare

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5 minutes meals are diets that you can actually make within five minutes. They are very simple and fast to make with just a few ingredients you are good to go. Probably already have them in your home, but more often find ones you can whip up in a hurry.


5 Minutes Meals Very Easy to Prepare

As someone who is pretty much always running late for something, the 5 minutes meals below have become a total lifesaver because with just five minutes of your time your delicious meal is ready.

These five minutes meals are not only fast but are so delicious and healthy to eat. And you should actually try these meals especially when you are in a rush.

In this article have selected 10 super fast and delicious meals just for you to enjoy as you read on.

5 Minutes Meals


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1. Brown butter chicken

Brown butter chicken tastes so spicy. You can actually use cubed chicken, but it’s just as great using the whole piece. With just boneless, skinless chicken breast, salt, and pepper with a few other ingredients your delicious brown butter chicken is ready.


  • pepper
  • salt
  • 1/2 cup of fresh sage leaves
  • 2 tablespoons of butter
  • 2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts

Method of preparation

  1. Firstly, season your chicken with salt and pepper to taste. Melt your butter in a non-stick skillet over medium-high heat until brown and fragrant, then add your chicken in a single layer and sprinkle sage on top.
  2. Allow your meat to cook for about 21 to 22 minutes, then stir gently and make sure all sides are coated with butter and cook for another 21 to 22 minutes.
  3. Serve and enjoy.


2. Garlic bacon bok choy

You can use this recipe as an appetizer or side dish, or spend a little extra time whipping up enough for your full meal. It tastes super delicious and is quite simple to prepare.


  • Vegetable oil
  • sesame oil salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon of fresh ginger
  • 2 strips of bacon (2 lbs)
  • 2 tablespoons of bok choy
  • 2 tablespoons of crushed red pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon of soy sauce
  • 4 garlic cloves

Method of preparation

  1. Firstly, heat your bacon in a skillet until crispy and set aside. Add your olive oil to the pan and allow to heat while you slice the bok choy in half, then add garlic and ginger to the oil and allow it to cook for about a minute before adding the bok choy as well.
  2. Cook each side for about a minute or 2 minutes, until the leaves start to wilt, then add your red peppers, stir well, and remove from heat. Pour soy sauce and sesame oil on top and sprinkle bacon.
  3. Serve and enjoy!!!


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3. Pepperoni pizza quesadilla

This recipe is very simple, easy, tastes wonderful, and also healthy. Try this and thank me later.


  • 1/8 cup of dried basil
  • 5 slices of pepperoni
  • 1 Italian herb
  • 2 tablespoons of flatbread
  • pizza sauce
  • 1/3 cup of shredded Italian cheese

Method of preparation

  1. Firstly, spread the pizza sauce over the entire flatbread, then sprinkle about 2 tablespoons of the cheese and basil on one side and cover with pepperoni slices.
  2. Then, add the remaining cheese on top and fold the bread. Cook over medium heat for about 3 minutes on each side.
  3. Serve your delicious pepperoni pizza quesadilla and enjoy!!!


4. Pressure cooker shrimp scampi paella

You can as well use frozen shrimp for this savory. This meal is mouthwatering and tastes delicious. Why not try it out then thank me later?


  • 4 cloves of garlic
  • 11/2 cups water
  • juice from 1 lemon
  • 1 ib. shrimp
  • 1 cup of jasmine rice
  • 1/4 cup of butter
  • 1/4 cup of parsley salt
  • 1/4 cup of pepper
  • 1 pinch of crushed red pepper
  • 1 pinch of saffron

Method of preparation

  1. Firstly, mince the garlic and chop the parsley, then combine all of the ingredients in the pressure cooker with the tails and shells still attached to the shrimp. Cook on high heat for about 5 minutes and then remove shells before serving.


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5. Bruschetta

This meal is one of the favorite small meals to whip up when you want a portion of fast food to prepare. It is very delicious and simple to prepare.


  • pepper Italian bread or baguette
  • 4 garlic cloves
  • 2 lbs of tomatoes
  • 1/2 onion
  • 4 tablespoons of extra virgin oil
  • salt to taste
  • pepper to taste
  • 1 bunch of basil

Method of preparation

  1. Firstly, dice and chop the tomatoes, garlic, basil, and onions, then add the olive oil and salt and also pepper to taste. Slice the bread and toast it in the oven for a few minutes, then serve with the tomato mixture pilled on top.


6. Chopped chickpea salad

This is just a perfect addition to your 5 minutes meals. It is made with parsley, vegetables, and other ingredients.


  • 2 tablespoons of feta cheese
  • smoked paprika
  • 2 tablespoons of olive oil
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 1/2 teaspoon of  Italian seasoning
  • 2 cans of chickpeas
  • 1 medium cucumber
  • 1 green bell pepper
  • 1/2 white onion
  • 1 cup of cherry tomatoes
  • 1 cup of parsley
  • 4 tablespoons of lemon juice

Method of preparation

Chop all your vegetables and parsley, then combine all other ingredients with your vegetables and parsley inside a large bowl and stir until fully mixed. Then add your salt and pepper to taste before serving.


7. Mediterranean pita pockets

The sweetness of this dish depends on your chopping skills, but when chopping always be careful while dicing with sharp knives.


  • 1 cucumber
  • 2 large tomatoes
  • 1 bunch of parsley
  • 1 cup of kalamata olives
  • 1/2 red onion
  • 8 oz feta cheese
  • 10 oz of hummus
  • 4 pita pockets

Method of preparation

  1. Chop the cucumber, olives, onion, parsley, and tomato, then mix together in a bowl with the feta. Spread hummus inside the pockets and stuff it with your vegetable mix.
  2. Serve and enjoy!!


8. Pressure cooker chicken, broccoli, and rice


The pressure cooker cooks faster, making this recipe simple and short. This meal tastes great also.


  • 11/2 -2 lbs of boneless, skinless chicken breast
  • 2 garlic cloves
  • 1 small onion
  • 1 teaspoon of salt
  • 3/4 teaspoon of pepper
  • 1 teaspoon of garlic powder
  • 11/3 cups long grain rice
  • 11/3 cups chicken broth
  • 1/2 cup of milk
  • 11/2 tablespoons of floor
  • 1-2 cups of cooked broccoli
  • 11/2-2 cups of mild shredded cheddar cheese

Method of preparation

  1. Firstly, set your pressure cooker to saute and heat butter, then add cubed chicken, minced garlic, and chopped onions. Cook until the onion is translucent, then add rice, broth, and seasonings and stir until it combines well. Then heat on high for 5 minutes.
  2. While it cooks, whisk together the milk and flour in another bowl and set aside. Once the rice is done, quickly pour the mixture and stir well, then mix in the broccoli and cheese.


9. Pan-seared salmon with tomatoes


This recipe is not only super delicious but also super healthy. It is quite easy and simple to prepare.


  • 11/2 teaspoons of balsamic vinegar
  • salmon fillet olive oil
  • 1/2 cup of grape tomatoes

Method of preparation

  1. Firstly, slice the tomatoes in half. Coat a pan with oil and warm over medium heat. Season the fillet to your preference, then sear with the skin side down. Flip it when it becomes opaque, then add the tomatoes and saute.
  2. Place the salmon on a plate and top it with the tomatoes. Then add balsamic vinegar to the hot pan and allow to reduce over medium heat for about 15 seconds, then pour over fish as well.


10. Pressure cooker mac and cheese


This recipe is my best so far among these five minutes meals. The taste is mind-blowing and it’s also easy to prepare.


  •  4 tablespoons of butter
  • 4 cups of water
  • 2 teaspoons of dry ground mustard salt
  • pepper
  • 1 cup of evaporated milk
  • 8 oz. sharp cheddar
  • 8 oz Monterey jack cheese
  • 1/2  cup parmesan cheese
  • 1 lb elbow macaroni

Method of preparation

  1. Firstly, add the macaroni, water, salt, mustard, butter, and pepper to taste into the pressure cooker. Set on high for about 4 minutes. If the noodles are not done after that, allow cooking for another 2 minutes on the saute setting.
  2. Pour in the evaporated milk and cheese, and mix well until it turns creamy, then serve.



5 minutes of meals are meals that you can easily prepare within 5 minutes. They are super easy and very fast to prepare. They are not only fast to prepare but they are also super delicious, mouthwatering, and healthy meals.

With just a few ingredients you are good to go. In this article, I have selected 10 wonderful recipes that you can actually prepare and enjoy very well even if it is prepared in just 5 minutes. Try these recipes because I know you will love them.

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