16 No-Fuss Recipes Ready in 10 Minutes or Less

by | Updated: July 30th, 2020 | Read time: 1 minute

Sometimes, you’re just not in the mood to spend hours in the kitchen. If you’re trying to avoid restaurant takeout, the next best thing is to prepare something quick and healthy that the entire family will fancy – “quick” being the key word in that sentence.

Ready in 10 minutes or less, each recipe on this list is well-balanced, full of flavor and can be easily mixed and matched (note the appetizer and sides section). Plus, a couple of the dessert recipes make great breakfast options for sweets lovers (no judgement here!).

Here are 16 recipes to satisfy your hunger, like, right now.


10-Minute Chili Hash Browns

Chili Hash Browns with Vegan Sour Cream | Vitacost.com/Blog

5-Minute Gluten-Free Pancakes

Stack of gluten-free pancakes with toppings | Vitacost.com/blog

Tropical Green Smoothie Bowl

Homemade Tropical Green Smoothie Bowl Garnished with Fresh Fruit and Seeds | Vitacost.com/BlogLunch

Green Pea-Hummus Blender Soup

Top View Two Bowls of Green Soup Garnished with Chickpeas and Bread Slices | Vitacost Blog

10-Minute Kelp Noodle Salad with Homemade Peanut Sauce

Kelp Noodle Salad with Peanut Sauce | Vitacost.com/Blog

Tuna Salad-Stuffed Avocado

Stuffed Avocado with Tuna Salad on Wooden Board | Vitacost.com/blog


Raw-Vegan Walnut “Meat” Balls

Raw Vegan Walnut "Meat" Balls | Vitacost.comB/Blog

Quick Vegetable Stir-Fry Bowl with Quinoa

Gluten-Free Quinoa Vegetable Stir Fry Bowl | Vitacost.com/Blog

Easy Chipotle Jackfruit Tacos

Vegan Tacos with Chipotle Jackfruit, Avocado & Lime | Vitacost.com/blog
Quick Miso Ramen

Top View of Bowl of Noodles Next to Chopsticks | Vitacost Blog

Appetizers & sides

10-Minute Spicy Baked Radish Chips

Spicy Baked Radish Chips Recipe

10-Minute Gluten-Free Onion Rings

Pile of homemade, gluten-free onion rings on white plate #healthysnacks www.vitacost.com/blog

10-Minute Turmeric Potato Pancakes

Turmeric Potato Pancakes in Skillet | Vitacost.com/blog

Snacks & desserts

5-Minute Chocolate Peanut Butter Balls

Homemade Chocolate Peanut Butter Balls | Vitacost.com/Blog

5-Minute, No-Bake Chocolate-Hazelnut Brownies

Easy, No-Bake Chocolate Brownies on White Plate

5-Minute, No-Bake Almond-Blueberry Granola Bars

Granola Bars with Blueberries, Almonds and Oats | Vitacost.com/blog