5 Ingredient Fix – Previous Episodes

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Cooking just got simpler and faster.

Host Claire Robinson proves that you can make delicious dishes with only 5 ingredients or less. Armed with a super short list of everyday ingredients, Claire prepares quick and easy meals that are ideal for the workweek but also special enough for entertaining friends on the weekend. Claire’s upbeat attitude will inspire both novices and food lovers to get into their kitchens and cook! And when it’s 5 ingredients or less, how can you resist?

* Previous season episodes and recipes available here.

Episode 1

Claire serves up some gastropub favourites with a gourmet twist. She’s turning each pub grub dish into a super simple five ingredient dish.


Episode 2

Claire cooks up all the big flavours from the Big Easy as she serves up the perfect Bayou menu.  She’s making all the New Orleans classic dishes including Catfish Po Boys, a remoulade sauce, hush puppies, red beans and rice and of course the signature cocktail of the South, the Hurricane.


Episode 3

Claire uses the ultimate double duty ingredient to cook up some mouth watering dishes. Using eggs in every single dish, Claire takes the most versatile ingredient and creates four delicious recipes.


Episode 4

On this episode Claire reveals her perfect potluck menu that will leave each and every guest asking for seconds. From appetizer to dessert she serves up some super simple yet impressive dishes.


Episode 5

Claire cooks up one of her all time favourite meals, breakfast.  Each food favourite is bursting with flavour, including a delicious homemade toaster pastry that will take you back to your childhood.


Episode 6

Claire cooks up some down right irresistible dishes that are all guilt free.  Each recipe is super healthy and delivers all the flavour but with less fat.


Episode 7

Claire serves up some all time favourite truck stop food, but with a twist.  Because in this episode she’s going gourmet and turning some favourites into gourmet truck stop food.


Episode 8

It’s all about traditional Russian favourites as Claire takes the hearty and palatable dishes of Russian food and simplifies them by using only 5 ingredients.


Episode 9

Claire makes the ultimate game day finger food for anyone and everyone who enjoys a savoury snack that takes no time at all.


Episode 10

Claire takes some of the restaurant classic favourites and turns them inside out into simple and easy dishes by using only 5 ingredients.


Episode 11

Claire serves up the ultimate potluck menu and each sure-fire dish is packed with flavour. From a mouth watering appetizer to a decadent dessert, each recipe is a sure palate- pleaser for any party.


Episode 12

Claire uses the tropical flavours of Belize to serve up some mouth watering dishes from Central America.  Claire turns some island favourites into 5 easy ingredient dishes.


Episode 13

On this episode Claire serves up the perfect money saving menu as she cooks up some savoury and sweet favourites.