Why dirty three pots when you can cook everything in one? In the One Pot Meals Challenge, we’re celebrating creative cooks and all their time-saving tricks.

All one-pot, one-pan, or crockpot recipes are eligible. Enter to win a multi-function pan and professional wok from Sur La Table. Runners-up will win an Instructables prize pack.

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Grand Prize

26 Prizes

Grand Prize (1)

One Grand Prize winner will receive:

Runner Up (25)

Twenty five runner up prize winners will receive an Instructables prize pack including a robot apron
How It Works

Write an Instructable

Create a new Instructable that fits the guidelines outlined in the contest description above. To be eligible, Instructables must be published between Jan 25, 2016 and Feb 22, 2016 (11:59pm PT).


Upon publishing your Instructable you'll see checkboxes for open contests. Select One Pot Meals Challenge. If you have entries currently eligible for entry, it will also show up by clicking "Enter this Contest" on the right side of this page.


Entries are accepted by Instructables staff within one business day Monday - Friday. What matters is the submission time, not acceptance time.


A panel of judges made up of Instructables staff and respected members of the community rate the finalists. The averages of the ratings determine the winners.


When the winners are decided they will be notified and announced here on the contest page.