Easy dinner ideas for 2

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A question was always asked to me. That is, why do I enjoy cooking? My answer was simple. I love to cook and I enjoy cooking. In my point of view, if you love to do anything it will be obviously enjoyable for you. But the question is, how we can make our work especially cooking enjoyable? To me, if we know the tactics of cooking food we all will enjoy it.

If we have to spend majority of time in kitchen it will be boring to us. For this reason, I always try to cook with easy method. I always chose healthy recipes for dinner that can be cooked easily and I always use my easy dinner ideas to prepare my dinner.

Maximum times, I get a question that how we can get tasty dishes spending less time and effort to cook dinner for 2. Today I am here to share my easy dinner ideas for 2 for you if you are looking for tasty and mouthwatering recipes but do not want to spend more time in the kitchen.

I am sharing few recipes for you as you can cook easily following my easy dinner ideas for 2. I have chosen those easy recipes that can be made by maximum 20 minutes and minimum 2-4 minutes. And I hope my ideas will help you at your upcoming dinner times.


Content in this article

  1. Roasted Pork Tenderloin with Country Stuffing
  2. All Around Beef Stromboli
  3. Chinatown Chicken Tenders
  4. Quick Chicken Francaise
  5. Garlicky Steak
  6. Dublin Lobster

1. Roasted Pork Tenderloin with Country Stuffing

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Roasted Pork Tenderloin with Country Stuffing

The 1st recipe that I am going to share with you is one of the recipes of my easy dinner ideas for 2; that is Roasted Pork Tenderloin with Country Stuffing. If you are planning for a romantic dinner with your beloved one you can try the recipe of my easy dinner ideas for 2.

I can assure, your dinner will be so romantic using the ideas of my easy dinner ideas for 2 that you would never think. It will take only 25 minutes to be prepared if you follow my instructions of easy dinner ideas for 2. So, if you want a romantic dinner time you just follow the below cooking steps and ingredients.

Ingredients:

  • Pork Tenderloin-1 pound
  • Olive Oil-2 Tablespoon
  • Cloves Garlic- Minced-2
  • Onion Powder-1/4 Teaspoon
  • Salt-1/2 Teaspoon
  • Black Pepper-1/4 Teaspoon
  • Package Pork Stuffing Mix, with half the package prepared according to package instruction

Preparation:

  1. Coat a baking sheet with cooking spray.
  2. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  3. Put the pork on the baking sheet.
  4. Slit the pork about 3/4 way lengthwise down the center of the pork with a sharp knife. Be careful, not to cut all the way through.
  5. Mix garlic, oil, onion powder, and pepper in a bowl. Mix them well.
  6. Spread the mixture over the pork.
  7. Add one spoon stuffing into the slit and pack lightly with your fingers.
  8. Bake about 25 minutes.
  9. After 5 minutes cut into 1 – ½ inch slices.
  10. Serve immediately.

You can serve the dish with a side of steamed vegetables, like green beans or broccoli. You also can add cherry tomatoes for a pop of color too. I am sure with the dish your dinner will be more enjoyable with your beloved ones. If you want to get a romantic dinner time you must try the recipe of my easy dinner ideas for 2.

Spending only 25 minutes is not a big deal to have such dinner time whereas you have my easy dinner ideas for 2. You do not need to think what can make your dinner time memorable as you are following my easy dinner ideas. So, don’t worry about the dinner recipes what you need to make if you invite your mate.


2. All Around Beef Stromboli

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All Around Beef Stromboli

I have chosen beef, sausage, mushrooms, and cheese to cook the recipe of my easy dinner ideas for 2. You need only 25 minutes to spend like the 1st recipe. You need only just few steps to follow to get the delicious dish of my easy dinner ideas for 2.

As the ingredients are available for you, you do not need to get the stress of grocery shopping to cook healthy food following my easy dinner ideas for 2. So let us see what ingredients I have used to cook the recipe. Please also follow the steps of the cooking recipe of my easy dinner ideas for 2 to have the real taste of the food.

Ingredients:

  • Bulk Hot or Italian Sausage-1/2 pound
  • Ground Beef-1/4 Pound
  • Sliced Mushrooms (Drained)-1 Can (7 ounces)
  • Frozen Bread Dough, Thawed-1 Pound
  • Shredded Mozzarella Cheese-1/2 Cup(2 Ounces)
  • Grated Parmesan Cheese-1 Teaspoon
  • Garlic Powder-1/2 Teaspoon
  • Salt-1/8 Teaspoon
  • Black pepper-1/8 Teaspoon

Preparation:

  1. Coat a baking sheet with cooking spray. Preheat oven to 425 degrees F.
  2. Add sausage and ground beef in a large skillet and cook them over a medium high heat to be browned until no pink remains, crumbling to break up the meat while it is cooking.
  3. Drain off excess liquid.
  4. Add the mushrooms and cook for 2 minutes more.
  5. Remove the mixture from heat and allow to be cooled.
  6. Roll out the dough to a 6X12 inch rectangle on a lightly floured surface.
  7. Add meat mixture spreading onto the dough. Leave ½ inch border around the edges.
  8. Add other remaining ingredients and fold the dough over the filling, forming a 12-inch roll. Pinch the edge together firmly to seal with your finger or fork.
  9. Place the Stromboli on the baking sheet.
  10. Bake 15 to 18 minutes or wait until the crust is golden brown.
  11. As it is done slice and serves.

You can serve the dish with some warned marinara sauce.

Now, it is your decision to taste the recipe of my easy dinner ideas for 2 or not. But I am sure you won’t be able to resist yourself from cooking the recipe following the techniques which will give the mouthwatering taste of the dish to your special guest. The cooking procedure of this recipe is so easy if you follow my techniques. My easy dinner ideas for 2 have made the recipe really easier for you.


3. Chinatown Chicken Tenders

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Chinatown Chicken Tenders

I am sharing a recipe of Chinese food as the recipe of my easy dinner ideas for 2. You will find the taste of Chinese food using available ingredients. My dinner ideas will make the recipe easier for you as you need to spend only 20 minutes to cook the food. Spending only 20 minutes in the kitchen you are getting a luscious food at your dinner time. So, follow the below cooking recipes and ingredients of the recipe and remember my easy dinner ideas for 2 are with you to make your dinner time more enjoyable and memorable.

Ingredients:

  • Vegetable Oil: 2 tablespoon
  • Skinned Boned Chicken Breasts – cut into finger size-1 Pound
  • Cornstarch-1 tablespoon
  • Chicken Broth-1 ½ cups
  • Tomato or Spaghetti Sauce- 2 Tablespoon
  • Soy Sauce-1 Tablespoon
  • Honey-1 Tablespoon
  • Ground Ginger-1/2 Teaspoon
  • Minced Garlic Cloves-4
  • Hot Pepper Sauce-1/2 Teaspoon

Preparation:

  1. Add oil in a large skillet. Heat the oil over medium high heat.
  2. Add chicken pieces and cook for 5 to 7 minutes until it is golden.
  3. Mix chicken broth, tomato sauce, soy sauce, honey, ground ginger, minced garlic and hot pepper sauce in a medium bowl.
  4. Keep aside ¼ cup of the sauce. Add the remaining sauce over the chicken.
  5. Reduce the heat to medium low. Cover the skillet partly and cook for 5 minutes.
  6. Mix the cornstarch to the reserved ¼ cup of sauce and blend.
  7. Mix with the chicken and continue the cooking for 5 to 7 minutes uncovering the skillet.
  8. Stir occasionally and wait until the sauce is thickened.

This recipe is really spicy hot and sweet which gives a different taste of dinner and it is really easy to make as you are following my easy dinner ideas for 2. I have chosen the recipe as you can enjoy your dinner time with less effort. While my tricks are with you, you do not need to spend more time in the kitchen letting your guest waiting.


4. Quick Chicken Francaise

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Quick Chicken Francaise

You can cook the recipe of my easy dinner ideas 2 within 10 minutes. It is one of the quickest recipes of my easy dinner ideas for 2. Interestingly you only need very few ingredients to cook the food. All these ingredients are available in your kitchen with that you can cook the recipe of my easy dinner ideas for 2. So, let’s see first what ingredients we need to cook the recipe.

Ingredients:

  • Butter- 2 Tablespoon
  • Sliced Fresh Mushrooms-1/2 Pound
  • Frozen Fully Cooked Chicken Breast Fillets-Thawed-1 Package (9 Ounce)
  • Dry White Wine-1/3 Cup
  • Fresh Lemon Juice-2 tablespoon
  • All Purpose Flour-1 Tablespoon
  • Black Pepper-1/4 Teaspoon

Preparation:

  1. Place a large skillet over medium high heat.
  2. Add butter into the skillet to be melted.
  3. Add mushrooms and cook for 2 to 3 minutes.
  4. Remove the mushrooms to a bowl.
  5. Add the chicken to the skillet and cook each side for 3 to 4 minutes as it is crispy.
  6. Mix lemon juice, black pepper, white wine, all purpose flour in a bowl.
  7. Add into the skillet and cook for 2 to 3 minutes. The sauce will be thickened.
  8. Add mushrooms to the skillet now and cook for 2 to 3 minutes more.
  9. Your dinner is ready to be served.

Have you noticed the time of cooking? It has taken only 10 minutes to be cooked. You get the tasty recipe with less effort following my easy dinner ideas for 2. So, I am suggesting you to try this recipe to have a great dinner. The technique of my easy dinner ideas for 2 has made the cooking of the recipe easier for you. To make your cooking easier I have used cooked chicken for the recipe.


5. Garlicky Steak

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Garlicky Steak

You will need only 10 minutes to cook the food like the previous recipe of my easy dinner ideas for2.T-bone steak is the main ingredient of this recipe. You do not need to be worried about the ingredients as you need only 5 ingredients excluding the steak to cook the recipe of my easy dinner ideas for 2.

Ingredients:

  • T-Bone Steaks-2 (12 Ounce)
  • Salt-1/4 Teaspoon
  • Black Pepper-1/4 Teaspoon
  • Stick Butter-1/2
  • Chopped Fresh Garli-1 Tablespoon
  • Fresh Parsley-1 Tablespoon

Preparation:

  1. Add salt and pepper on both sides of the steak for seasoning.
  2. Add the steak in a large skillet or grill pan and cook the steak for 2 to 3 minutes to be browned.
  3. Remove the pan from heat for 1 minute.
  4. Reduce the heat high to low.
  5. Add butter, garlic and parsley.
  6. Cook steaks 1 to 2 minutes per side or wait until it is cooked through.

See, how easier the recipe to cook. You can cook the recipe if your guest comes suddenly without informing you. You can arrange an amazing dinner spending 10 minutes with the help of my food recipes. So don’t worry if you have to arrange a dinner instantly as I am with you with my easy dinner ideas for 2.


6. Dublin Lobster

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Dublin Lobster

Do you want to get the taste of sea food at your dinner time? Then, you can try this recipe. If you follow the technique of my easy dinner ideas for 2, you need to spend only few minutes in the kitchen. I have chosen cooked lobster meat to give you the taste of sea food as you can prepare with yourself following my easy dinner ideas for 2. So, just follow the process below.

Ingredients:

  • Butter-1/4 Cup (1/2 Stick)
  • Irish Whisky-1/3 Cup
  • Heavy Cream-1/3 Cup
  • Salt-1/4 Teaspoon
  • Black Pepper-1/8 Teaspoon
  • Cooked Lobster meat-cut into 1 inch chunks-1 ½ pounds

Preparation:

  1. Place a large skillet over medium high heat.
  2. Add butter to be melted. Make sure as it does not burn.
  3. Mix whiskey, heavy cream, salt, and pepper.
  4. Keep heating until the mixture comes to a boil.
  5. Mix lobster meat and reduce the heat.
  6. Cook until heated through.

Your dish is ready to serve. It is really quicker and easier recipe. You are getting the real taste of seafood spending few minutes in the kitchen. I have used cooked lobster to save your time. Now, enjoy the taste of seafood following the process of my easy dinner ideas for 2.


So friends, I am sure that you are happy with the concepts of my easy dinner ideas for 2. I have chosen the recipes only for you as you can spend more time on chatting, watching TV or other entertainment with your friend or invited guest. You do not need to be worried about cooking even if you are going to start cooking for the first time whereas I am with you with my new easy dinner ideas for 2. In my coming contents, I will share my new easy dinner ideas. So stay with me.


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