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5 Quick and Easy Dinner Recipes for Couples

February 13, 2014Food & Drink, Home, Valentines Day

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5 quick and easy dinner recipes for couples

Are you planning to surprise your boyfriend or spouse on this Valentine’s Day? Tell them how much you love them by going an extra mile for them. Do something they are not expecting from you at all and see the smile on their face when they discover how much they mean to you. The best idea for this special day can be a candle light dinner at a calm place. Your roof can be an ideal place for this kind of privacy or maybe your own dining room. Are you wondering what is so special in a dinner? But it will be special if you have cooked it all by yourself. Take no worry if you don’t know how to cook you can easily find easy dinner recipes on the internet that are aimed for two people.  Get your best crockery out of your showcase and set it out at the dinner table. You can find amazing marble and china crockery at amazon and Kmart e-stores and get handsome discounts by using your Amazon Promo codes, Threadless coupons or Target Promo Codes.

5 quick and easy dinner recipes for couples

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Recipe #1: Provençal Bass in Tomato Broth

5 quick and easy dinner recipes for couples

This is one of the easy dinner recipes you can make on your own. The unique tomato touch will win the heart of your spouse. Here is what you will need to prepare this easy diner recipe

  • Olive oil-3 table spoons
  • Garlic- 4 cloves smashed
  • Swiss chard- 2 medium bunches,(discard the stems and tear out the leaves)
  • Diced tomatoes- 2 cans of 28 ounce each
  • Black pepper
  • Kosher salt
  • Boneless Bass fillets- 4 skinless should be 6 ounce each
  • Serving olive tapenade

Now that you are ready to cook and have your apron on that you bought using your thread less coupons you can start the cooking process. First of all take a large pan and heat oil in it. Keep the heat level medium. Add garlic and cook for 1 or 2 minutes until the aroma of garlic can be felt in the air. Keep stirring while you add garlic. Add chard, tomatoes, salt and black pepper and keep stirring. Cook for 8 to 10 minutes. Finally add the fish to the mixture and cover the pan for 10 to 12 minutes. Keep cooking until the fish is opaque. Top your dish with tapenade and your easy diner recipe has reached to success.

5 quick and easy dinner recipes for couples

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Recipe #2: Winter Vegetable Minestrone


5 quick and easy dinner recipes for couples

Heat oil in a large pan, add oil, salt and pepper to it. Cook on a low heat. Add tomatoes and stir until it becomes thick.  Add squash, carrots, beans, Parmesan rind and 6 cups of water. Simmer the mixture until vegetables are soft.  Add the cabbage and pasta. Simmer until the pasta is tender. Serve it with crusty bread.

5 quick and easy dinner recipes for couples

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Main Course:

Recipe #3: Roasted Cod with Squash and Spicy Red Pepper Sauce


 5 quick and easy dinner recipes for couples

Things you will need:

  • Roasted red peppers- half cup
  • Fresh lime juice- quarter cup
  • Garlic-2 cloves
  • Red pepper flakes-half teaspoon
  • Olive oil- half cup
  • Salt- as per taste
  • Black pepper- as per taste
  • One small curly kale- cut the stems and tears the leaves
  • Acorn squash/kabocha- 2pounds
  • Cod fillets-4 with 6 ounce each

These are all the things you will need to execute your easy diner recipe.  Start by blending red peppers, garlic, fresh lime juice, red pepper flakes, oil and salt in a blender you bought by using your Target Promo Codes. Take a baking sheet and toss the squash, 2 tbsp. oil, salt and black pepper on it. Roast the cods on the top rack for 12 to 15 minutes until they are tender. Similarly toss the kale and roast it in the lower rack for 8 to 10 minutes. Roast each of them individually and apply oil to baking sheet each time. Serve it with chopped vegetables and the main and appetizer of your meal are ready the next step is to prepare a desert.

5 quick and easy dinner recipes for couples

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Recipe #4: Quick Coffee Cake


5 quick and easy dinner recipes for couples


Any meal is incomplete without a desert. Here is a quick and easy diner recipe that will complete your date.  Preheat the oven to 425 degrees. Mix baking powder, salt, flour and sugar in a large bowl and cut into small pieces. Beat an egg in a separate bowl and add milk and vanilla to it. Mix it well. Now combine the two mixtures and stir them well. Place this batter in a pan and evenly spread it. Add butter topping. Sprinkle brown sugar, cinnamon and flour on the top of the batter. Bake it for 15 to 20 minutes and your quick coffee cake is ready. It is one of those easy dinner recipes that will impress your spouse.


Recipe #5: Virginia Apple Pudding


5 quick and easy dinner recipes for couples

You can start making your desert by first preheating the oven to 375 degrees. Combine flour, sugar, butter, baking powder, milk, salt in a small baking dish. Put the cinnamon and apples in a bowl and microwave for 2 to 5 minutes until the apples become soft. Pour the apples right in the center. Bake your mixture in a preheated oven until it becomes golden

5 quick and easy dinner recipes for couples

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Crockery for two

5 quick and easy dinner recipes for couples

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5 quick and easy dinner recipes for couples

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There you go! Your delicious and nutritious dinner is ready for your romantic night with that special one. Why not try these time-saving dishes and save more precious time for your love? Remember to use your Amazon discount codes, Threadless coupons or Target Promo Codes to shop more for less!