Five Weeknight Dinners in One Grocery Bag

You don’t need a lengthy shopping list to get all your weeknight meals on the table. These 5 recipes use just 1 grocery bag of 20 ingredients plus a handful of pantry staples.
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Don’t worry, you won’t be eating the same thing every night. Each recipe is so creative and unique, you won’t even notice ingredients are making repeat appearances throughout the week!

Shopping List

Ingredients

  1. 1.5 lb chicken breast 
  2. 4 6-oz salmon fillets 
  3. 12 large scallops 
  4. 3 leeks 
  5. 2 carrots 
  6. 2 10-oz pkgs baby spinach 
  7. 1 16-oz pkg frozen peas 
  8. 1 head garlic 
  9. 1 bunch fresh dill 
  10. 1 12-oz pkg whole-grain spaghetti 
  11. 1 dozen eggs 
  12. 7 oz ricotta 
  13. 2 oz feta 
  14. 6 oz Parmesan 
  15. 1 bunch fresh tarragon 
  16. 1 pint 35% cream 
  17. 1 pkg whole-wheat phyllo pastry 
  18. 3 lemons 
  19. 1.5 lb baby yellow potatoes 
  20. 1 bunch asparagus

Pantry Items

  • 1 bottle olive oil 
  • 1 bottle sea salt 
  • 1 bottle black pepper 
  • 1 pkg white whole-wheat flour 
  • 2 qts chicken broth