If you've never tried foil packet cooking before, then you've been missing out. They're perfect for making delicious, simple meals with little to no cleanup.
Pop in the oven or on the grill and the foil packet act as a steam cooker and seals in all the moisture while keeping the flavor intact. Cook veggies, pasta, beans, chicken, seafood and more and when you're done simply toss the used foil in the garbage bin – no fuss, no muss! What an ideal way to cook a quick meal.
Perfect for at home, in the backyard or on camping trips, you'll want to make one of these foil packet recipes for dinner tonight.
Salmon and Asparagus in Foil
This salmon really couldn’t get any easier. It’s also a very versatile recipe, you can use other types of veggies and herbs or you could even add in some honey or parmesan.
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Shrimp Boil Foil
Easy, make-ahead foil packets packed with shrimp, sausage, corn, and potatoes. It’s a full meal with zero clean-up!
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Grilled Peach-Glazed Pork Tenderloin Foil Packet with Potatoes
Glazed with peach preserves and flavored with a hint of garlic, this easy to make meat and potatoes dinner in a foil packet is impressive, incredibly delicious, and since it’s grilled in foil packs, cleanup is a snap!
Salsa Verde Chicken
Creamy salsa verde chicken with rice and veggies all cooked at once in a foil packet! No need to pre-cook the rice or chicken. This dish takes no more than 10 minutes to assemble and is bursting with delicious Mexican flavor.
Bacon Ranch Grilled Potatoes
Sliced potatoes flavored with real Ranch dressing, bacon and cheese for an ultimate summer grilled side dish. Everyone will want to come to your place for dinner with this tasty packet.
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Sriracha Honey Salmon
This sriracha honey salmon is cooked on top of a bed of mixed vegetables in a foil packet for a complete meal all in one!
Wrap up all this deliciousness in a big foil parcel – it turns into a big, beautiful package of yum. The seafood cooks in the foil, which means all the juices and aroma stay in there…it’s so utterly delightful.
Cheesy Garlic Fries
The easiest, cheesiest fries you will ever make in foil packets right in the oven. And they’re much healthier than the fried kind!
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Grilled Mediterranean Shrimp with Zucchini Noodles
Grilled Mediterranean Shrimp with Zucchini Noodles in a Packet is the perfect no fuss meal. These individual packets are great for portion control and for a nice presentation.
Mess-free foil packets are a preferred cooking method for good reason: cleanup is a breeze (crumple and toss foil!) and you're guaranteed a tender, flavorful Cajun Jambalaya!
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These foil packs are healthy, packed with flavor, and so fun to cook in the oven or on the grill.
Tex Mex Nachos
Turn to the oven or grill for a fun way to heat and serve nachos, with foil packets holding chips, prepared meat sauce, cheese, and more.
Via Betty Crocker
Hawaiian Barbecue Chicken
This meal has the most amazing sweet and tangy pineapple barbecue sauce! It cooks to perfection with sweet pineapple and delicious summer veggies!
Sausage and Veggies
These delicious and easy tin foil packets are so quick to assemble! They are packed with sausage, tons of veggies, and the best seasoning mix. This easy tin foil sausage and veggies dinner is sure to be a family favorite this summer!
Honey Garlic Butter Salmon
Honey Garlic Butter Salmon In Foil in under 20 minutes, then broiled (or grilled) for that extra golden, crispy and caramelized finish! So simple and only 4 main ingredients, with minimal cleanup!
Via Cafe Delites
Lemon Chicken and Potatoes
The most amazingly moist and tender chicken breasts cooked in foil packets – so easy and packed with tons of flavor!
Via Damn Delicious
Olive Crusted Cod
Next time you’re making cod consider wrapping and cooking it in foil. You can either bake it in the oven or stick it on the grill, which ever way you choose you’ll love how these foil packets lock in all the moisture and flavor of the fish, and clean up is a breeze!
Foil Packet Kielbasa
A simple meal of kielbasa sausage and fresh garden yellow squash and zucchini, and mushrooms, lightly seasoned, and cooked in Handi-Foil for the perfect, simple meal. Insane flavor and only 5 minutes prep required.
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Going camping soon? You can cook any of these tin foil meals on your grill or on hot coals for that camping flavor without all the smoke and mess!