Dinner ideas for two

Never mind Valentines Day, if you need dinner ideas for two every single day of the week, you’re in the right place for inspiration.

All these recipe ideas serve two people, from beef enchiladas to courgetti with avocado pesto.

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Cacio e pepe gnocchi with mint and pea shoots

Dinner ideas for two

Cacio e pepe gnocchi with mint and pea...

This is the quickest, easiest and potentially tastiest gnocchi dinner you’ll likely come across. Made...

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Cajun-style charred salmon with cowboy potatoes

Salmon fillet recipes

Cajun-style charred salmon with cowboy potatoes

An easy, one-pan meal for two that sees crispy potatoes and peppers topped with cajun-spiced...

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Scandi-style salmon skewers

Dinner ideas for two

Scandi-style salmon skewers

Sharp, clean flavours of apple, cucumber, crème fraîche and mustard are used in this Scandi-style dish...

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Dukkah-crusted salmon with fennel, courgette and herb couscous

Salmon fillet recipes

Dukkah-crusted salmon with fennel, courgette and herb couscous

You only need a few ingredients for this meal for two, featuring dukkah-crusted salmon fillets...

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Spicy salmon and aubergine curry

Salmon fillet recipes

Spicy salmon and aubergine curry

A quick, creamy salmon and aubergine curry made with half coconut milk and half vegetable...

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Thai vegetable curry with coconut chilli cauliflower

Lower-calorie mains

Thai vegetable curry with coconut chilli cauliflower

A great-tasting low-calorie Thai vegetable curry with roasted cauliflower. This recipe is great if you’re...

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Red wine spaghetti with tomato and goat’s cheese

Quick pasta recipes

Red wine spaghetti with tomato and goat’s cheese

At a restaurant in Sardinia, we tried a dish in which the pasta was cooked...

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Smoked haddock and pea risotto

Dinner ideas for two

Smoked haddock and pea risotto

The poaching liquid used to cook the smoked haddock is stirred through risotto rice for...

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Roast duck breasts with agen prunes and armagnac

Duck recipes

Roast duck breasts with agen prunes and armagnac

Learn how to roast duck breasts in this impressive (yet achievable) dinner recipe from chef...

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Baked beetroot with herby hazelnut crumb and goat’s curd

Beetroot recipes

Baked beetroot with herby hazelnut crumb and goat’s...

This easy, insta-worthy lunch dish is a breeze to make and tastes as good as...

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Tapenade pappardelle with ricotta

Quick pasta recipes

Tapenade pappardelle with ricotta

A quick and easy pasta dish for two that’s ready in just 15 minutes. Whizz...

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Lamb kofte with salad

Lamb mince recipes

Lamb kofte with salad

Couscous in the fridge? Rustle up these Middle Eastern spiced meaty morsels in half an...

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Hot-smoked salmon fishcakes and green salad

Fishcake recipes

Hot-smoked salmon fishcakes and green salad

These hot-smoked salmon fishcakes have all the yum-factor of a classic smoked fish patty, with...

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Steak with sage and cheese and onion polenta

Steak recipes

Steak with sage and cheese and onion polenta

Cooking with polenta is a great way to add variation into your midweek menu – and...

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Whole roast plaice with anchovy and sage butter, new potatoes and sea vegetables

Dinner ideas for two

Whole roast plaice with anchovy and sage butter,...

The combination of anchovy and sage is known in Italy as ‘il tartufo di pescatore’...

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Creamy bread sauce for two

Dinner ideas for two

Creamy bread sauce for two

Quiet Christmas with the two of you? This creamy bread sauce recipe makes just enough...

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Chicken liver and bacon salad

Dinner ideas for two

Chicken liver and bacon salad

This elegant supper is more thrifty than you might expect. Healthy, versatile chicken livers provide...

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Roasted pear and blue cheese soufflé

Dinner ideas for two

Roasted pear and blue cheese soufflé

Sweet roasted pears complement the salty melted blue cheese in this savoury soufflé recipes. Serve...

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Crisp-skinned jackets with cheese, chorizo and spring onions

Potato recipes

Crisp-skinned jackets with cheese, chorizo and spring onions

Create the ultimate comfort dish with this recipe using cheese, chorizo and spring onion all...

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Green veg and chicken tacos with pea guacamole

Midweek meal recipes

Green veg and chicken tacos with pea guacamole

Enjoy this recipe for your next taco night. Quick and affordable, it’s perfect for those...

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Baked eggs in spicy tomato sauce

Baked egg recipes

Baked eggs in spicy tomato sauce

Baked eggs aren’t just for brunch. This Mediterranean-style recipe cooks eggs in spicy tomato sauce...

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Pork chops stuffed with spinach, goat’s cheese and sun-dried tomatoes

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Pork chops stuffed with spinach, goat’s cheese and...

These breaded pork chops are filled with a Mediterranean-style mix of spinach, sun-dried tomatoes and...

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Pork chops baked in chorizo and black olive tomato sauce

Pork recipes from around the world

Pork chops baked in chorizo and black olive...

Guaranteed to bring a taste of Spanish sunshine to your midweek dinner, this easy oven...

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Honey mustard-glazed pork chops with mash

Quick and easy pork recipes

Honey mustard-glazed pork chops with mash

Sweet, sticky pork chops, buttery mash and a quick gravy – what’s not to love...

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