If you want to make something for your dad on Father’s Day, but you’re not exactly a pro in the kitchen, we’ve got you covered. Not all delicious meals require you to slave away by the oven, and these easy recipes will be sure to impress even the pickiest of dads.
We’ve rounded up eight super easy dinner recipes that you can make this Father’s Day that will no doubt have your entire family applauding your outstanding culinary skills!
Chicken Parmesan Pasta Skillet
You won’t have to worry about washing any dishes with this one-skillet dinner. This creamy pasta dish is filled with just six ingredients, and it takes only 30 minutes to prepare.
Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Sliders
Buy yourself some time to craft a Father’s Day card while your slow cooker does all the work. Just add the chicken in the morning, and by the time your special dinner rolls around, place your perfectly-soft chicken in a mini bun and impress your family with these creamy sliders.
One Pan Roasted Lemon Pepper Salmon And Garlic Parmesan Asparagus
If your dad is more of a healthy eater, this dinner is for him. This one-pan salmon is flavored with lemon and garlic, making it a light, heart-healthy option. As a bonus, a side dish of asparagus is cooked in the same pan, which means once that pan is popped out of the oven, your meal is good to go.
3-Cheese Spinach Artichoke Mac & Cheese
No one will say no to this easy, breezy, cheesy pasta! If your father is a fan of spinach and artichoke dip, he’ll want to dig right in to this ooey-gooey noodle dish, and luckily for you, it only takes a grand total of 15 minutes to prepare.
Kale Caesar Salad
This big-batch salad is a healthier version of a classic Caesar, using kale leaves leaves in addition to romaine lettuce. Whether you make it as a side dish or as the main course, this refreshing salad contains all of dad’s favorites, including croutons, Parmesan cheese, and a tangy lime Caesar dressing.
Baked Bell Pepper Tacos
This clean-eating recipe is a mix between stuffed peppers and traditional tacos. Just choose whether you want a meat or vegetarian filling, and stick these babies in the oven for a quick and hearty Father’s Day meal.
Spicy BBQ Shrimp Skewers
Cooking is easy when you just have to stick your food onto a skewer. These tasty shrimps are paired with pineapple and glazed with barbecue sauce, brown sugar, and spices.
Chicken And Black Bean Nachos
Nachos are a great meal for the whole family to share — that is, unless your dad wants them all to himself! These lightened-up nachos are made with chicken and black beans, and even if you’re not well-versed in cooking Mexican food, you’ll be able to whip these up in a breeze.
xx, The FabFitFun Team