It’s not only possible to come up with delicious meals the whole family will love, but these sheet pan recipes also show you how simple some of these dishes can be. Everyone will demand second helpings and you’ll love the fact the only washing up is a sheet pan and not a whole stack of pots and pans! You’re in for a pleasant surprise when you realize just how many different dishes you can make using a sheet pan and a little imagination.
Easy Sheet Pan Buttermilk Pancakes
Instead of making pancakes in a pan the old way, try these tempting tray pancakes. Choose from strawberry, blueberry, cinnamon swirl and honeybun flavours. You will love this pancake oven hack!
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Sheet Pan Crab Legs
Flavored with Old Bay, butter, garlic, and lemon, these juicy crab legs are sure to put a smile on everyone’s face. Crab has a distinctive taste and these snow crab legs are always a nice treat.
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Sheet Pan Blackened Tilapia Baja Fish Nachos
Looking for a delicious, easy, and healthy dinner recipe? Look no further! These sheet pan blackened tilapia fish nachos are the perfect meal for any night of the week. Made with crispy blackened tilapia, and loaded with all your favourite nacho toppings, these fish nachos are sure to become a new family favorite.
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Sheet Pan Eggs Benedict
A little more unusual than the classic eggs benedict recipe but every bit as good, or even better, this tasty dish with homemade hollandaise sauce, Canadian bacon, potatoes, asparagus, and more, makes a great special occasion brunch.
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Easy Sheet Pan Chicken Caprese Pasta
It’s made with chicken tenderloins and packs in plenty of authentic Italian flavours. Baked chicken caprese with pasta can even be made gluten free and an easy chicken dinner. You will want to make this easy oven chicken caprese often!
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Sheet Pan Maple Salmon
This sheet pan meal is perfect for dinner on a busy night. It has the best sticky maple glaze over flaky salmon. Cook this with baby potatoes and broccoli for a fuss free family meal that only needs 7 simple ingredients.
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Sheet Pan Chicken Turmeric
You are going to love this budget friendly sheet pan meal. It uses chicken thighs and baby potatoes with chunks of carrots and onions to make a really flavorful dish that is so easy you can make it on a busy weeknight.
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Sheet Pan Chicken and Brussels Sprouts
This easy sheet pan meal is just the thing to make on a weeknight. This recipe uses chicken thighs for a meal that can stretch your grocery budget. Add carrots and brussels sprouts and drizzle with olive oil and sprinkle on some seasonings for a fuss free dinner that everyone will enjoy.
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Sheet Pan Chicken and Butternut Squash
This simple seasonal meal is sure to satisfy on a busy night. It has tender cubes of potatoes and butternut squash with perfectly roasted chicken thighs. Everything cooks together on a sheet pan for the best easy dinner idea.
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Sheet Pan Pancakes
Pop your pancakes onto a sheet pan and bake them for the easiest way to serve breakfast for dinner. You won’t have to babysit these fluffy pancakes on the stove, as they need no flipping. Add chocolate chips, fruit, or nuts to these so everyone can have their favorite pancakes fresh from the oven.
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Sweet Potato Breakfast Hash
Add cubes of sweet potatoes to your sheet pan and crack a few eggs over the top. This recipe makes a great breakfast, brunch or dinner that is as flavorful as it is filling.
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Roasted Vegetable Salad
Add a few simple veggies to a sheet pan with some oil and spices to make the best, easy roasted veggie salad. This is a great side, but is so tasty you could totally make a meal of it.
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Sheet Pan Ham Dinner
Looking for a sheet pan Easter dinner, Thanksgiving dinner or Christmas dinner recipe? Not only would this recipe be perfect for either one, but it’s also simple enough to serve up as a regular busy weeknight staple whenever you like.
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Roasted Broccoli Sweet Potato Soup
Roast your broccoli and sweet potatoes on a sheet pan, then blend them into the best soup! You will love this meatless meal on a busy night, or make a batch to meal prep your lunches for the week.
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Roasted Potato and Cauliflower Salad
This Indian salad is so delicious! You only need 15 minutes to make this for a side. It is so yummy you might want to make this the star of the dinner time show for a fresh and flavorful meal that also happens to be ultra easy.
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Sheet Pan Sausage and Peppers
Add peppers, onions and sausage to a sheet pan and bake it for a fragrant and delicious dinner that is so easy to make. This wil be a family favorite on busy nights when good, homemade food is needed, but you are short on time.
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Sheet Pan Kielbasa Sausage and Pierogies
Kielbasa and pierogies are a classic combination that everyone will enjoy. This recipe is so easy to make on a sheet pan for good, homemade food on a busy night.
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Kielbasa and Sauerkraut Tray Bake
This recipe is absolute easy comfort food. With kielbasa sausage, baby potatoes and cabbage this meal cooks on a sheet pan for an easy yet hearty dinner to serve on a weeknight.
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Tray Bake Pancakes
You can’t go wrong with breakfast for dinner. This recipe makes the fluffiest pancakes, right on your sheet pan. You won’t have to flip these, and can make them your own with your favorite mix-ins like nuts, fruits and chocolate chips!
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Sausage and Veggie Bake
With sausage, onions, broccoli and potatoes this easy sheet pan bake has something for everyone. This easy dish is satisfying and budget friendly.
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Sheet Pan Veggie Fajitas
This recipe makes for the best veggie fajitas! With peppers, onions and a blend of homemade fajita spices, your family will love this meatless dish. Serve in tortilla shells, or add to your favorite protein.
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