19 Best & Easy Three Ingredient Recipes to Try

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19 Best & Easy Three Ingredient Recipes to Try

Experiencing lazy days? Well, here are some recipes perf for such a situation!

If you’re seeking some of the most simple, inexpensive, and delectable recipes available, then you’ve come to the right place. This piece is the classic “holy grail.” Keep on reading for simple 3-ingredient meals that will delight even the pickiest eater.

Why Go For Easy Recipes?

Home cooking is often healthier and less expensive than eating out, but the residual effects of the epidemic necessitate the use of fast and simple dishes. Put an end to searching for a lengthy list of ingredients since we’ve compiled our favourite 19 Best & Easy Three Ingredient Recipes to Try!

If you’re assuming that a three-ingredient supper seems dull and a bit too basic, you’re probably right. The truth is, there are moments when you’re both lazy and hungry, and you simply need to eat anything. On such days, a meal with just three ingredients is ideal and life-saver.

These three-ingredient recipes will allow you to spend more time with your family and far less time in the kitchen!

Easy Three Ingredient Pineapple CakeThree Ingredient Pineapple Cake
With just flour, sugar and crushed pineapple, this is a great recipe to whip up when you don’t feel much like cooking!
Three Ingredient Sour Cream QuicheThree Ingredient Sour Cream Quiche
One of the most popular recipes on the Stay at Home Mum website! See what everyone is raving about!
How to Make Three-Ingredient Condensed Milk Ice CreamThree Ingredient Condensed Milk Ice Cream
The most delicious ice cream recipe on the planet – and only three ingredients!
Three-Ingredient Fruit CakeThree Ingredient Fruit Cake
We have not just one version of Three Ingredient Fruit Cake, but two! So easy, you could whip it up in no time!

Three-Ingredient Berry Muffins
Three Ingredient Berry Muffins
They’re sugarless, flourless and have just three ingredients, making them not just yummy but super simple, too!
3-Minute Recipe for 3-Ingredient Dark Chocolate Fudge
Three-Ingredient Dark Chocolate Fudge

It’s a super simple recipe that is guaranteed to hit the spot if you’ve got a chocolate craving, or you forgot you were supposed to bring a dessert!
3 Ingredient Basic Vanilla FudgeThree Ingredient Basic Vanilla Fudge

Basic Vanilla Fudge is a sweet favourite with most people, there is no baking and it makes for a simple gift idea.
3 Ingredient Christmas ShortbreadThree Ingredient Christmas Shortbread
I do love a good shortbread at Christmas time.  And shortbread makes a really great food gift too for Grandparents and neighbours!
3-Ingredient Christmas Eggnog Ice CreamThree Ingredient Christmas Eggnog Ice Cream
With only three ingredients needed, you can make this yummy ice cream the night before and enjoy it with the whole family!
3-Ingredient Nutella Brownies – Only 3 Ingredients!Three Ingredient Nutella Brownies
Yes, you only need three ingredients to make these 3-Ingredient Nutella Brownies—
You also only need three minutes to gobble them all up.
3-Ingredient Easy Cheesy MuffinsThree Ingredient Easy Cheesy Muffins
3-Ingredient Easy Cheesy Muffins are quite possibly the easiest and quickest muffin recipe – in the entire world!
Delectable 3-Ingredient Coffee MousseThree Ingredient Coffee Mousse
This Delectable 3-Ingredient Coffee Mousse is such a sweet, creamy and fluffy dessert that you can just easily indulge in. 
3 Ingredient Creamy Chocolate Fudge
Three Ingredient Creamy Chocolate Fudge
Chocolate Fudge is just delicious.  I know that not everyone has a candy thermometer lying around – but to get this recipe right – you will really need one. 

Halloween Pretzel Broomsticks (Just 3 Ingredients!)
Halloween Pretzel Broomsticks
These dainty Halloween Pretzel Broomsticks look more cute than scary to me!
3-Ingredient Flourless Peanut Butter Mug Cake
3-Ingredient Flourless Peanut Butter Mug Cake
Exhausted? Running late? No worries! You can whip this up in just 5 minutes!
3-Ingredient Potato Pancakes
3-Ingredient Potato Pancakes
Pancakes are a favourite among kids. But this 3-Ingredient Potato Pancakes recipe is definitely a winner!

Easy 3-Ingredient Tropical Punch
 3-Ingredient Tropical Punch
It’s super quick to make and super refreshing. I’d love this drink in the summer or for kid’s parties since it’s just a bunch of fruits in a drink. Yummy!
3-Ingredient Slow Cooker Pot Roast3-Ingredient Slow Cooker Pot Roast
They are cheap, and with a few easy added ingredients, they can turn into something quite wonderful.
3-Ingredient Flaky American Biscuits3-Ingredient Flaky American Biscuits
They’re super tender with so many flaky layers they basically melt in your mouth. So, you can expect them to be super Moorish.

Almost all of these delectable recipes are made with three or fewer ingredients.

Having to make a quick visit to the shop after work to pick up a few essential supplies is a major hassle. If a dish is good and simple, it should also call for as few ingredients as possible.

This year, simplicity and effortlessness are what you want, particularly when it comes to meal planning. That means picking meals with the fewest number of ingredients possible in order to save valuable cooking prep time.

Wave farewell to your hectic self and bask in the simplicity of a three-ingredient meal that takes minutes to prepare.

Honestly, it’s going to transform your life!

You’ll be shocked at how flexible and tasty three-ingredient recipes can be, from main courses and sweets to sides, breakfast, and even appetizers!

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Jody is the founder and essence of Stay at Home Mum. An insatiable appetite for reading from a very young age had Jody harbouring dreams of being a pu...Read Moreblished author since primary school. That deep-seeded need to write found its way to the public eye in 2011 with the launch of SAHM. Fast forward 4 years and a few thousand articles Jody has fulfilled her dream of being published in print. With the 2014 launch of Once a Month Cooking and 2015's Live Well on Less, thanks to Penguin Random House, Jody shows no signs of slowing down. The master of true native content, Jody lives and experiences first hand every word of advertorial she pens. Mum to two magnificent boys and wife to her beloved Brendan; Jody's voice is a sure fire winner when you need to talk to Mums. Read Less

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