Meal Prep Dinner

This collection of 150+ meal prep dinner ideas can be cooked ahead and reheated, assembled ahead and frozen, or can be partially made ahead, then assembled when ready to eat. Browse through the chicken, beef, vegetarian and vegan dinner options, each of which includes details on how to make it ahead.

Try this 7 ingredient meal prep plan, a freezer-friendly dinner like this crockpot white chicken chili, or check out these 28 healthy dinner meal prep ideas!

 

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5 Vegan Freezer Meals in 1 Hour

5 vegan freezer meals you can prep in 1 hour! Sharing 5 plant-based recipes,... read more.

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7 Easy Stir Fry Sauce Recipes

These SEVEN easy stir fry sauce recipes add so much flavor to your dinner!... read more.

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Mexican Spaghetti Squash Casserole

Mexican spaghetti squash casserole with ground turkey, black beans, corn and cheese. Simple to... read more.

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Thai Turkey Lettuce Wraps

Simple and so flavorful, these Thai turkey lettuce wraps have a tangy and slightly... read more.

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Crockpot Chicken Fajitas

Hands off, yet filled with big Tex-Mex flavors, these crockpot chicken fajitas are a... read more.

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Crockpot Salsa Chicken

Fall apart tender and perfectly seasoned, crockpot salsa chicken is a 4 ingredient recipe... read more.

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Hoisin Turkey Meatloaf

Tender, moist, and with an Asian flavor twist, this hoisin turkey meatloaf is a... read more.

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Instant Pot Soy Ginger Chicken

Instant Pot soy ginger chicken is crowd pleasing and ready in under 30 minutes.... read more.

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7 Easy Stir Fry Sauce Recipes

These SEVEN easy stir fry sauce recipes add so much flavor to your dinner!... read more.

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Instant Pot BBQ Chicken

Juicy and fall apart tender, this Instant Pot BBQ chicken is simple enough for... read more.