10 Best Five-Ingredient Dinner Meals

Kabobs are one of the easiest five-ingredient meals to put together, and kids will love to help you prepare them. See more easy weeknight meals pictures.

It's easy to get overwhelmed while cooking. Often, there are a ton of ingredients and several pots and pans to keep track of simultaneously. And you need to time it just right so everything is done at once.

Sometimes you're just not in the mood for all that fuss, but you still want to cook a delicious meal. Is this a paradox? No way. In fact, there are plenty of dinners you can whip up with only five ingredients. Some are easy combinations of things you probably have in your pantry right now; others are simplified versions of more complicated meals. In this article, we've collected 10 great ideas to try on your next busy night. First up is a way to put some pizzazz in those plain 'ol chicken breasts.