Creative Foil Packet Meals

Easy Salmon and Potato Foil Packets

I’m a fan of anything that makes cooking a delicious, nutritious dinner for my family quicker and easier. Foil packets definitely fall in that category. With a foil packet, or pack, you prep your ingredients, wrap everything in aluminum foil, heat, and eat. The flavors and seasonings intensify within the packet and yield a tender, mouthwatering dish. Even better, cleanup afterward is a breeze. Today we’ve gathered several creative foil packet meals that will make you look forward to answering “What’s for dinner?”

Meaty Foil Packets

Foil packets are ideal for cooking a protein with vegetables, in either family- or individual-size portions. They’re prefect the grill, too!

Moist chicken and tender potatoes are cooked in flavorful herbs and garlic and in these Grilled Herbed Chicken and Potato Foil Packs.

Grilled Herbed Chicken and Potato Foil Packs

via Creme de la Crumb

Lemon brings out the bright, springy best in asparagus, and both pair deliciously with chicken in these Lemon Chicken and Asparagus Foil Packs.

Lemon Chicken and Asparagus Foil Packs

via Creme de la Crumb

This Foil Pack Chicken and Artichoke Dinner, made with chicken, artichoke hearts, tomatoes, pesto, and Italian dressing, couldn’t be easier—or tastier.

Foil Pack Chicken and Artichoke Dinner

via Kraft

If you like Tex-Mex, you’ll love the bright and bold flavors of these Southwestern Chicken and Rice Foil Packets.

Southwestern Chicken and Rice Foil Packets

via Gimme Delicious

Five ingredients—chicken, bell pepper, onion, pineapple, and barbecue sauce—are all you need to make these hearty BBQ Chicken Foil Packs.

BBQ Chicken Foil Packs

via Pillsbury

Rib-eye steak, lemon, asparagus, and herbs marry beautifully in these Lemon Herb Steak Foil Packets that are even better when made on the grill.

Lemon Herb Steak Foil Packets

via Sandy Toes and Popsicles

In these Sausage, Potato, and Green Bean Foil Packets, smoked andouille sausage, baby red potatoes, green beans, mushrooms, and Cajun seasoning combine to make a wonderfully comforting meal.

Sausage, Potato, and Green Bean Foil Packets

via Damn Delicious

Seafood Foil Packets

Foil packets make cooking seafood so simple. Just add everything to the foil, wrap, and soon you’ll be enjoying sensational seafood meals.

Salmon cooks to tender and flaky, and fresh orange and lemon juices amp up the flavor in these Easy Salmon and Potato Foil Packets.

Easy Salmon and Potato Foil Packets

via Averie Cooks

Shrimp, jalapeño, cilantro, lime, black beans, and pineapple—the flavors in these Shrimp, Black Bean, and Pineapple Foil Packet Meals are sure to please!

Shrimp, Black Bean, and Pineapple Foil Packet Meal

via Cara’s Cravings

These Shrimp Pasta Foil Packages take a bit of advanced cooking (especially the pasta), but the result is so worth it!

Shrimp Pasta Foil Package

via The Pioneer Woman

Packed with all the flavor of traditional shrimp boils with a fraction of the mess, these Shrimp Boil Foil Packets are bursting with shrimp, smoked andouille sausage, corn on the cob, baby red potatoes, and Cajun seasoning.

Shrimp Boil Foil Packets

via Damn Delicious

Foil packets produce incredibly tasty meals your family will love—and easy cleanup you’ll appreciate. How many of these creative foil packet meals will make an appearance on your weekly dinner menu?

Thanks for stopping by!
Christy

 

About Christy Wagner

Hi! I'm Christy, an editor and writer. My husband, Keith, and I live in Fishers, Indiana, where I enjoy reading, writing, crocheting, quilting, embroidering, pouring candles, gardening, baking, and just about anything else creative. I'm so excited to be teaming up with Cyndy and sharing some fun ideas on The Creativity Exchange!
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3 Responses to Creative Foil Packet Meals

  1. Nancy says:

    Thank you! Those look wonderful .
    Best of all no clean up !
    Going to try most of them .

  2. Samantha Payne says:

    Love these!
    Summertime is great with foil packet meals. Thanks for sharing these ideas!

  3. Shawna says:

    I am scratching my head over the Southwestern Chicken and Rice Foil Packets – how does the cheese not stick to the top of the packet and get pulled off the chicken? The site it came from doesn’t really explain, and there are no pictures of the foil packets sealed…

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