15 Easy Asian Dishes

Now that you’ve stocked up on your Asian Pantry Essentials (if you haven’t, print out your free shopping list here), you’re ready to start cooking! Many of my favorite Asian dishes can be made in 30 minutes or less so they’re perfect for weeknight meals. There are so many easy Asian recipes that I love to rotate through during the week — these 15 Easy Asian Dishes are just a few!

15 Easy Asian Dishes

1. Chicken Adobo

Chicken adobo is a great introduction into Filipino cuisine. My savory recipe has a marinade of black peppercorns, bay leaves, soy sauce, garlic, & vinegar

Chicken adobo is a great introduction into Filipino cuisine. This savory recipe has a marinade of black peppercorns, bay leaves, soy sauce, garlic, & vinegar

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2. Bibimbap

Bibimbap is a mixed rice dish with a spicy Korean sauce. Serve your rice with meat, vegetables, kimchi, eggs and other toppings for a quick and easy meal.

A mixed rice dish with a spicy Korean sauce. Serve your rice with meat, vegetables, kimchi, eggs and other toppings for a quick and easy meal.

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3. Sweet and Sour Shrimp

Authentic recipe for Sweet and Sour Shrimp from Hong Kong's Yung Kee Restaurant

An authentic recipe for Sweet and Sour Shrimp from Hong Kong’s Yung Kee Restaurant

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4. Vietnamese Grilled Pork

Savory and sweet Vietnamese Grilled Pork-- an easy and delicious recipe that's perfect for banh mi or serving with rice noodles or rice

Savory and sweet Vietnamese Grilled Pork– an easy and delicious recipe that’s perfect for banh mi or serving with rice noodles or rice

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5. Green Beans in XO Sauce

Chinese Green Beans in XO sauce are a staple at Hong Kong's Temple Street Night Market. They're savory green beans with minced pork, doused in sauce & chili

Chinese Green Beans in XO sauce are a staple at Hong Kong’s Temple Street Night Market. Delicious savory green beans with minced pork, doused in sauce & chili

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6. Spicy Korean Pork

This recipe for spicy korean pork combines tender bite sized pieces of marinated pork with spicy and vibrant Korean flavors.

Combines tender bite sized pieces of marinated pork with spicy and vibrant Korean flavors.

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7. Sinigang – Filipino Sour Soup

Sinigang - Recipe for Filipino sour soup made with the flavorful onions, ginger, pork, and bok choy

Filipino sour soup made with the flavorful onions, ginger, pork, and bok choy

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8. Grilled Sriracha Honey Wings

Grilled Sriracha Honey Wings - Spicy Sriracha, sweet honey and tangy orange juice coat deliciously crisp chicken wings

Spicy Sriracha, sweet honey and tangy orange juice coat deliciously crisp chicken wings

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9. Sweet Spicy Cucumber Soba Noodles

Sweet Spicy Cucumber Soba Noodles - Recipe for light, healthy noodle dish that can be made in 20 minutes or less

Recipe for light, healthy noodle dish that can be made in 20 minutes or less

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10. Easy Kung Pao Chicken

This easy kung pao chicken is comes together quickly and is better than any takeout version with its authentic and spicy, savory sauce.

This easy kung pao chicken comes together quickly and is better than any takeout version with its authentic and spicy, savory sauce.

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11. Garlic Water Spinach

Tossed in chilies, this delicious garlic water spinach is a healthy and easy vegetable side to serve with your favorite Chinese inspired mains.

Tossed in chilies, this delicious garlic water spinach is a healthy and easy vegetable side to serve with your favorite Chinese inspired mains.

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12. Thai Pork with Holy Basil

Pork with Holy Basil comes together with just a few simple ingredients. In less than 20 minutes you'll have a classic Thai dish ready to serve.

Pork with Holy Basil comes together with just a few simple ingredients. In less than 20 minutes you’ll have a classic Thai dish ready to serve.

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13. Soy Ginger Salmon and Bok Choy

Soy Ginger Salmon and Bok Choy are all cooked in less than 30 minutes and make for a flavorful, light, and healthy dish any night of the week.

Soy Ginger Salmon and Bok Choy are all cooked in less than 30 minutes and make for a flavorful, light, and healthy dish any night of the week.

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14. Hoisin Chicken Wings

This recipe for delectable hoisin chicken wings are baked to a crisp and tossed in a thick savory and sweet hoisin sauce.

This recipe for delectable hoisin chicken wings are baked to a crisp and tossed in a thick savory and sweet hoisin sauce.

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15. Tom Kha Gai

Tom Kha Gai - Chicken Coconut Soup - Savory chicken slowly simmered in a delicious broth of coconut, ginger, chilies, lemongrass, garlic and lime

Thai Chicken Coconut Soup – Savory chicken slowly simmered in a delicious broth of coconut, ginger, chilies, lemongrass, garlic and lime

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15 Easy Asian Dishes - Quick Asian recipes perfect for beginner cooks and those looking for easy Asian cooking or easy weeknight meals.