15 Viral TikTok Recipes and Food Hacks
You've seen them, you've heard about them...but have you tried them? These insanely viral TikTok recipes are worth the hype.
Don’t fuss around with folding a wrap ever again with this clever wrap hack. Portion out four toppings and place them on each corner of your tortilla. Then, just fold clockwise and cook! When ready to serve, slice in half for a nice and tidy wrap. This trick is a lifesaver!
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While everyone was bunkering down during the height of lockdown last year, many turned to TikTok to cure their boredom. Dalgona coffee, also known as whipped coffee, became an overnight sensation because 1) it takes only three simple household ingredients to make and 2) it’s creamy and delicious!
Whipped coffee became so popular, in fact, that there are many riffs off of it, like whipped nutella, matcha and strawberry milk. Once you’ve mastered the original, try one of these whipped coffee variations.
Pancake cereal proves that anything bite-sized is worth the hype. The Naughty Fork combined two breakfast favorites to create this unique breakfast dish that wowed the internet. No need for milk with this cereal, though—just pour a little maple syrup over it to enjoy!
I’m sure you’ve seen this TikTok trend floating around the internet or maybe you’ve even whipped it up in your own kitchen! Not to be confused with keto cloud bread, TikTok’s viral cloud bread recipe is a heavenly creation of its own. By using only three ingredients, you can make this colorful bread in just 25 minutes flat.
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The original feta pasta recipe was first created by a Finnish blogger, Liemessa, way back in 2019. However, the feta pasta we know and love gained over a million views on Grilled Cheese Social’s TikTok video earlier this year.
What makes this simple pasta dish stand out is how simple it is to prep. Just toss the tomatoes in a bit of olive oil and red pepper flakes, place a block of feta cheese in the middle, add some garlic and basil and let the tomatoes blister and the feta cheese melt to make this creamy, mouthwatering dish.
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This viral TikTok trend was another born during the height of lockdown when everyone was trying out new baking projects to pass the time. Beautiful breads, like this garden focaccia from Diane Morrisey, were taking over For You Pages everywhere during the spring of 2020. Not only are their designs inspiring, but they’re made of sliced onion, pepper and herbs, making them edible, too.
Hearing the name corn ribs may make you raise your eyebrows at first, but we promise you that they’re to die for. To make corn into “ribs,” you cut each ear into four pieces—that’s what gives them their rib shape. Then, you can serve them the traditional way, with a smoky elote-inspired sauce, or on their own.
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Hot Cocoa Bombs
Hot cocoa bombs work similarly to a bath bomb—just pour hot water (or milk!) over it to release yummy, chocolaty goodness. Most hot cocoa bombs release all sorts of goodies once melted, like mini marshmallows and sprinkles.
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Adult Capri Suns
These super-sized adult Capri Sun drinks are about to be your drink of the summer. Using a bag of frozen fruit and a splash of summery wine, this summer cocktail couldn’t be any easier to make. Don’t forget to poke a hole through the bag for some extra nostalgia. Try out these Capri Sun popsicles next.
If you’re a vegan eater, you know it’s hard to find the right meat substitute for bacon. It’s difficult to get that crunchy texture and smoky flavor. That’s where vegan bacon steps in to satisfy any bacon hankerings. The surprise ingredient you ask? Carrots!
Out of all the easy TikTok recipes and hacks on this list, this one is the simplest! All you need to do to make the famous pesto eggs is swap your go-to cooking oil for a little bit of pesto while you’re frying them up on your skillet. This trick works for scrambled, sunnyside up or however you like to eat your eggs. Serve over smashed avocado toast to make it a full meal.
Make your mornings even breezier with this TikTok breakfast sandwich. The trick here is to pour two whisked eggs onto your skillet and dip two slices of bread into that mixture. Once cooked, flip them over and onto each other to make your sammy. We recommend adding a few slices of bacon and some melted cheese. Easy-peasy!
Ranch lovers, rejoice! We’ve got a new concoction you’ve to try for yourself: Ranch pickles. This snack is seriously addicting. Got some leftover ranch? Use it up with one of these recipes that start with a packet of ranch dressing mix.
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Pickled garlic aka your new go-to snack if you don’t have any kimchi at home! TikTok creator, @Lalaleluu, created this recipe after she moved away from her Korean neighbor who frequently gave her a supply of homemade kimchi. She swears this is the next best thing.