Family Foods: 5 Quick Ones You Should Try Now


Family Foods: 5 Quick Ones You Should Try Now

Cooking family foods may sometimes be tedious, especially after a busy day full of work and tight schedules. This, at times, makes you feel lazy, even cooking for your family becomes a problem. Some people even opt to pass by a nearby restaurant to get some food for their families to avoid cooking. However, not all readily processed foods are good for our health. Therefore, we sometimes have no options but to look for some quick food recipes to prepare for our families. The following are some of the 5 quick family meals that will leave you feeling inspired.

Spicy Black Bean Tacos In Family Foods

Spicy black bean taco is one of the ideal options, great to the entire family. It falls under the category of quick family meals taking about 15 minutes to prepare and 10 minutes to cook.  On a fairly large frying pan, heat the oil and add garlic. Fry until golden brown then adds beans, pour in vinegar, honey, and other spices. Add salt to taste and leave them to cook. In a separate bowl, prepare your guacamole by crushing the garlic, coriander, and chili. Scoop in avocado with salt and mash until smooth. In another bowl, mix the salsa ingredients and heat them over low heat to warm up. To serve, put the beans on a plate, top with a spoonful of guacamole and some salsa.

Spaghetti With Fresh Tomato Sauce

Homemade spaghetti with fresh tomato sauce is so much tastier than shop-bought with just a few procedures to follow, and you will have your meal ready in less than 20 minutes. First, you are needed to cook the pasta following instructions on the package bag. Put the chili, oil, lemon zest, vinegar, shallots, sugar, and tomatoes into a mortar and crush well. Add some sea salt and freshly ground black pepper. Drain excess water from the pasta and toss together with the tomato mixture. Serve immediately.

Microwave Chili In Family Foods

Family Foods: 5 Quick Ones You Should Try Now
Family Foods: 5 Quick Ones You Should Try Now

Nothing serves better on a chilly evening like the speedy microwave chili. It is sweet and also saves you time hence a must-try recipe. Step 1 put the onions, garlic, and spices in a microwaveable bowl, then place in the microwave for 30-40 seconds. When cool, add chopped tomatoes, beans, stock cube, and chocolate.  Cover with cling film and perforate 3 times, bring them to cook for another 2 minutes on high heat. Stir well and allow cooling for 1 minute before serving. If you like, you can top it with soured cream or coriander.

Blackened Salmon Fajitas

 Using salmon to prepare your meals is yet a great way of getting oily fish into your kids and bound to the whole family. Preparation and cooking time takes 15 minutes. To begin with, coat the salmon in 1 tablespoon oil and fajita spice mix. Add about 1 tablespoon oil to the frying pan and fry for 8 minutes until blackened. Mash the avocados with a fork, season and squeeze over some lime juice. Serve the salmon in large flakes with avocado, salsa, and tortillas.

Teriyaki Pork Meatballs

Family Foods: 5 Quick Ones You Should Try Now
Family Foods: 5 Quick Ones You Should Try Now

For homemade Teriyaki pork meatballs, you need the following ingredients; 250g dried medium egg noodles, 12 fresh pork meatballs, 300g pak choi, and 6 tablespoon teriyaki sauce. To start, cook the noodles as per the pack instructions, add 2 tablespoons of sunflower oil to the frying pan over medium heat, and fry the meatballs for 3 minutes until they turn brown. Lower the temperature and cook for 6 more minutes. Raise the heat and add the pak choi, cover and cook for 3 minutes. Stir the teriyaki sauce and mix everything with the well-drained noodles. That’s all; you can then serve your food.

With these incredibly quick to cook family dishes, everyone in your family is sorted. They are not only easy to prepare but also tasty and healthy meals too.

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