10 Best Instagram Accounts for Simple Everyday Recipes

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If you're a home cook who loves trying new yet simple recipes but wants to take a good look at the finished product before investing money on ingredients and time in the kitchen, you're in luck. We rounded up some of the best Instagram accounts, filled with stunning visuals, for making easy and delicious dishes.


From sweet to savory and everywhere in between, these photos will make your mouth water in anticipation of testing out these recipes. 

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The only problem with these 10 accounts is you won't be able to decide where to begin, they all look so tempting. So follow them all!

Lindsay Maitland Hunt -- The former recipe developer for Real Simple shares her original recipes as well as some techniques that'll elevate your basic dishes to new heights.

Practicing my swirling technique. Key for cream cheese brownies �

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Lindsay Funston -- This food and lifestyle editor serves up healthy and seasonally inspired vegetarian recipes. 


Spring clean(eat)ing with avocado + raspberry + pineapple + lime. #zeroto350

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food52 -- Not only are the food photos swoon-worthy, food52's blog features a hotline to help harried home cooks out in a pinch. 

PannaCooking -- Warning: This account will make you hungry. What makes this site so special is that it features renowned chefs demonstrating how to prepare the dishes on video. What a delicious idea!

#Bacon. Cheese. #Toast. Everything you need for the perfect #NYE.

A photo posted by pannacooking (@pannacooking) on

Chez Catey Lou -- In our next lives, we want to come back as Cate, the founder of food blog Chez Catey Lou. The stunning home cook is always baking up something beautiful -- when she isn't traveling to gorgeous locales and sampling flavorful fare for us. See why we're jealous?

Lauren Kelly Nutrition -- This mom of three is a nutritionist who understands what busy families want to eat and have the time to prepare. Believe it or not, she may inspire your kids to eat their veggies. 

Pinch of Yum -- Chicken tacos ready in 20 minutes? Sign us up! Lindsay, the site's founder, loves to eat and it shows in her utterly appetizing photos. 

Savory Simple -- Jennifer Farley takes gorgeous pics that truly showcase each tempting ingredient. (Her cat is pretty cute too!) 

Iamafoodblog -- Steph Le draws her inspiration from fave restaurant dishes as well as what she has on hand in her fridge. The food blogger has a "soft spot for noodles, bacon, potatoes and breakfast foods." How can you blame her? 

spicy salty peppery shrimp up on the blog! ���

A photo posted by stephanie le (@iamafoodblog) on


Spoonforkbacon -- Authors of The Perfect Egg cookbook, Teri Lyn Fisher and Jenny Park offer original recipes using farmer's market fresh finds. Did we mention they love doughnuts also? Yum!

Chocolate Dipped Coconut Pecan Macaroon Bars! Recipe from #ThePerfectEgg �

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Which is your favorite recipe-laden Instagram account to follow?

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