Super Easy Meals For When You Can’t Stop Watching Your Fav Dramas

Minimal prep time, but comforting all the same.
25 January 2022

Minimal prep time, but comforting all the same.

Super-Quick Kimchi Fried Rice

Super-Quick Kimchi Fried Rice
Image from @subtleasian.cooking on Instagram

Throw some leftover rice, spam, kimchi, and gochujang in a pan and you're pretty much done. Just kidding, it takes a little more effort than that to make kimchi fried rice, but getting to enjoy the homely combination of flavours will make it all worth it.

Open-faced Brie Sandos

Open-faced Brie Sandos
Image from @thecheesecollective on Instagram

Remember when cheese took the internet by storm last December? Turns out it was for good reason-- the mild cheese serves as the perfect topping for a quick sandwich, and can be combined with both sweet and savoury flavours to give you your quick brunch fix.

Noodles in Dashi Stock

Noodles in Dashi Stock
Image from @karimichelleyoung on Instagram

It's tempting to reach for another packet of instant ramen while you're glued to the screen, but for a healthier option that takes barely any extra time to prepare, choose noodles in dashi stock instead. Your body'll thank you for it, and you'll get to experience that warm and fuzzy feeling only homecooked food can provide.

Salmon Rice

'Leftover' Salmon Rice
Image from @health.food.inspire on Instagram

While warming up leftovers as a quick meal is generally quite the standard practice, TikTok content creator Emily Mariko changed the game with her extremely viral salmon rice recipe. The recipe gives leftovers new life with the addition of some avocado and sauce combinations, a surprisingly addictive combination.

One-Pot Pastas

One-Pot Pastas
Image from @hellospoonful on Instagram

If you've yet to incorporate one-pot pasta recipes into your daily life... why? You get delicious pasta with half the hassle, and half the clean up time. Try out different pasta sauces to suit your mood: lemon sauce when you're in need of some perking up, pesto for a refreshing option, or a thick tomato base for something hearty.

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