What can I make from my pantry: 500+ amazing recipes

Wondering what can I make from my pantry? Use this collection of over 500 delicious recipes to put the food you have on hand to use. From canned goods and pasta to a collection of baking supplies. Your pantry is full of incredible items. Make the most of them!

Pantry Recipes

The pantry is the perfect place to store foods for the long haul. The items in this list typically have a pretty decent shelf life. But that doesn’t mean you should let them collect dust!

This is an ever-growing list of recipes that use pantry items. Find the ingredient you’ve stocked up on and learn what to make with it!

How to use this recipe collection

First, find the ingredient that you need to find recipes for. We currently have leftover recipes for:

  • Canned Goods
  • Starches (like pasta, rice, etc.)
  • Baking Supplies

Once you’ve found the right ingredient, click on it to see what new dish you can create!

Each of these pantry dishes will tell you:

  • Type of recipe
  • Number of ingredients
  • How much of the ingredient you will need.
  • The complexity of ingredients (aka, whether or not you might need to hit the grocery store first)
  • How long it takes to prepare (including cook time)
  • Special diet (Keto, Gluten-free, etc)
  • Equipment needed. (Instant Pot, Slow Cooker, etc.)

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What can I make from my pantry

Are you still in planning mode? No worries! Pin this collection of recipes to your favorite Pinterest board and it will be ready when you are.

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Recipes using food in the pantry

Stocking up won't feel boring with this list of recipes using pantry ingredients.

Canned Foods

Stock up on canned goods and you can have a quick meal in no time!


Rice, pasta, tortillas, and more!


Bake things that wow with this ingredient collection.

Pin these amazing recipes

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