By Seth Kolloen

16 dinners to make with only 6 ingredients!

When only the express lane will do.

1. Pluots and Pork

Here's a quick dinner idea, featuring pork chops simmered in a simple sauce of white wine and fresh, in-season stone fruit. Try it with plums or apricots if pluots aren't available.

2. Cashew Crusted Chicken

A tangy, crunchy, and easy baked chicken dish. Chicken breasts are dipped into an apricot/mustard sauce and rolled in chopped cashew nuts.

3. Tomato Basil Salmon

Perfect for a weeknight dinner, this quick salmon dish includes dried basil, thinly sliced tomato, a splash of olive oil, and grated Parmesan. It's ready in minutes. Enjoy with a side of sauteed spinach and a glass of pinot noir.

4. Fast and Easy Tofu Lo-Mein

Ramen, stir-fry veggies, firm tofu, and soy sauce make a super-fast lo mein meal. Add whatever ingredients you like to spice it up or make it your own. Try different Ramen noodle flavors.

5. Simply Parmesan Chicken

Use this recipe as a foundation. "It's quick, easy and tastes great!" says Jenny. "Vary measurements depending on your taste."

6. Kielbasa with Peppers and Potatoes

Kielbasa cooks with red and yellow peppers and potatoes.

7. Paleo Coconut Chicken Breast

This coconut-coated chicken dish delivers great flavor, is paleo-friendly, and is easy to prepare.

8. Chicken Walnut Cheese Wrapped in Bacon

Chicken breasts are topped with blue cheese and walnuts and wrapped with bacon.

9. Bite-Sized Salmon Tikka

This Indian-inspired salmon recipe is quick, tasty, and ideal as a short snack or a meal eaten with a salad.

10. Honey-Dijon Chicken With A Kick

Sprinkle chicken breasts with red pepper flakes and bake them with a mixture of Dijon mustard and honey for a simple and delicious weeknight dish.

11. Easy Spicy Mexican-American Chicken

Here's a quick, simple Mexican-inspired baked chicken thighs recipe with a blazing hot (and a little sweet) coating.

12. Cod with Lemon, Garlic, and Chives

Cod fillets, fresh lemon slices, garlic, and chopped chives are baked in foil pouches. "This is a super simple recipe that can be used with any fish," says Cinderella. "You throw the ingredients in a foil pouch, then steam in the oven. A true no-brainer meal."

13. Breaded Parmesan Ranch Chicken

This quick and easy baked chicken recipe combines chicken breasts with a coating of crushed cornflakes, Parmesan cheese, and ranch dressing mix.

14. Parchment Baked Salmon

A salmon fillet is steamed in parchment paper with lemon and basil for a light, quick meal.

15. A Good Easy Garlic Chicken

Chicken breasts are simply sauteed with a sprinkle of garlic powder, onion powder, and seasoning salt. "Couldn't be easier!" says Julia. "Great recipe for quick and easy meal, even for the pickiest eater!"

16. Baked Salmon Fillets Dijon

Here baked salmon is coated with Dijon mustard and seasoned bread crumbs and topped with a little butter.