5-Ingredient Comfort Food


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Turn to 5 Ingredient Comfort Food when you want to prepare a stick-to-your-ribs dish that won’t eat up hours of kitchen time. From homey mac & cheese and four-layer lasagna to crispy fried chicken, savory enchiladas and irresistible birthday-cake fudge, you’ll find 274 satisfying specialties you crave. Best of all, each recipe requires just five ingredients (or fewer!), most of which are likely in your pantry and refrigerator already. What could be quicker? Ideal for busy nights, these comfort-food staples are faster than takeout and ideal for work-week menus, after-school snacks and even breakfast emergencies.


  • 274 quick & easy comfort foods that call for only five kitchen staples—or fewer!
  • 130+ dishes ready in just half an hour or less!
  • 7 speedy chapters: Snacks & Appetizers; Soups & Sandwiches; Main Courses; Cookies, Bars, Brownies & Candies; and more!
  • Handy introduction featuring helpful tips for keeping your pantry stocked and the most useful types of ingredients to always have on hand.
  • At-a-glance recipe icons that help you quickly locate Fast Fix and Freeze It dishes.
  • Helpful cooking tips from the Taste of Home Test Kitchen for guaranteed success.
  • Inspiring reader reviews from TasteOfHome.com.
  • Gorgeous, full-color photos throughout, so you can see the scrumptious results.
  • Prep & cook time provided for every dish, plus handy nutrition facts and diabetic exchanges where applicable.


  • Format: Softcover
  • Dimensions: 7” x 9”
  • SKU#: 6208T
  • ISBN-13: 9781621457374
  • Publisher: Reader’s Digest/Taste of Home
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Pages: 256