When cooking comes to mind, it is often associated with a full-sized oven. However, gourmet meals can still come to life in a smaller setting – such as a toaster oven! It’s extremely convenient for individuals making meals on the go but wanting to keep suppertime creative. With a toaster oven, almost anything is possible for breakfast, lunch, dinner and dessert!

1.Maple Glazed Sausages and Figs

Who said using a toaster oven wasn’t gourmet! This meal looks like it was created by a professional chef. Suppertime will never be the same once you dig into this recipe!

http://www.delish.com/cooking/recipe-ideas/recipes/a30493/maple-glazed-sausages-figs/ Photos By: Delish & Pinterest

 


2. Berries and Cream Scones

The toaster oven has never been more proper with this scone recipe that is sure to pair with your favorite tea perfectly. Switch it up by adding different berries each time – or even throwing in some chocolate chips. 

https://zagleft.com/recipe/how-to-make-scones-in-a-toaster-oven/ Photos By: Zagleft

3. Paleo Pizza For One

Keep following your healthy lifestyle with this scrumptious twist on an Italian classic. Pizza has never been more guilt-free or delicious. An alternative option is to create a Pizza bar for your guests to top their own pizzas and throw them in the toaster oven after.

http://carrotsncake.com/2012/11/toaster-oven-pizza-for-one.html Photos by: Warm Vanilla Sugar

4. Roasted Delicata Squash with Kale

This recipe checks almost every dietary restriction box out there. Kale and Squash are so flavorful on their own, but when combined, it’s infinitely better! Serve as a a main meal or a side dish.

http://centerstagewellness.com/roasted-delicata-squash-with-kale/ Photos By: Center Stage Wellness

5. Veggie Hummus Flatbread

Flatbreads can double as an appetizer or a memorable lunch food. Pick up your favorite vegetables from the market, chop them up and prepare them to land on some toasted flatbread.

http://toasterovenlove.com/veggie-hummus-flatbread/ Photos By: Toaster Oven Love

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6. Breakfast Toast

You are probably thinking that we are going to tell you to put peanut butter and jam on your toast. You couldn’t be more wrong. Get excited because Toast just got a makeover!

http://www.createdby-diane.com/2016/08/toast-overload.html Photos By: Created By Diane

7. Taco Pop Tarts

This snack or meal is perfect for Game Day, Taco Tuesday or for that Saturday morning where you are just craving some serious soul food. This recipe takes a little bit of prep time, but you are going to need to work up an appetite  to make these filling Tarts disappear.

https://www.babble.com/best-recipes/taco-pop-tarts/ Photos By: Babble

8. Toaster Strudel

Sometimes, after experiencing a delicious Taco Pop Tart, you start reminiscing and want to re experience your childhood. Enter homemade Toaster Strudel. This quick breakfast will take you back to elementary school while saving you that processed aftertaste.

http://www.cookingclassy.com/homemade-toaster-strudels/ Photos By: Cooking Classy

9. Egg Toastadas

Get your veggies and protein all in one simple toaster oven meal. Top with your favorite sauces – Salsa, Guacamole, Sour Cream, or even the traditional Ketchup option. This recipe has Brunch Party written all over it.

http://toasterovenlove.com/baked-egg-tostadas/ Photos By: Toaster Oven Love

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10. Double Chocolate Chip Cookies

This dessert will become an evening staple. These cookies will melt in your mouth and definitely help you satisfy any chocolate craving. Fresh baked cookies for the win.

http://toasterovenlove.com/toaster-oven-double-chocolate-cookies/ Photos By: Toaster Oven Love

 

Lindsay Duncan

Lindsay loves cooking fun and creative meals for friends and family. At home, you can find her trying out a new recipe found on Pinterest while trying to balance her husband's sweet tooth with her healthy eating habits. If she's not in the kitchen, you'll find Lindsay photographing people she loves and going out with friends to try the newest restaurant in her small town.

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