22 Recipes Every Culinary Conflicted Couple Needs to Know
You like meat and potatoes but your partner wants a fresher, more interesting take on dinner. We'll show you how to make one dinner and serve it up two ways to suit you both.
Do ribs seem a little too heavy? For a lighter meal, shred the meat and toss it with a vinegary slaw.
For a more interesting take on this Italian sandwich, mix the meat with your favorite anitpasto ingredients like roasted red peppers, fresh mozzarella, marinated artichokes, olives and pepperoncini.
Turn a steak dinner into beefy street tacos. Serve up slices of steak in mini tortillas with shredded lettuce, chopped tomatoes and a drizzle of blue cheese sauce.
From sheet pan supper to quinoa pork bowl, this main dish will satisfy everyone. Just cube the pork and toss it with the sweet potatoes, Brussels spouts, feta cheese, cooked quinoa and pull it all together with your favorite lemon vinaigrette.
While one of you enjoys this hearty sandwich, serve the other portion of shredded meat over a baked sweet potato.
Swap a hearty turkey dinner for a gourmet sandwich. Serve turkey slices on rustic whole grain bread topped with lettuce, tomato and a spread made with mayo, horseradish and cranberry sauce.
Serve sliced sausage on a bed of rice topped with sauteed peppers and onions. Don’t forget to drizzle with that delicious sriracha sauce!
Shred this flavorful chicken and tuck it into warmed pita bread with the vegetable mixture. Add shredded Romaine for freshness and crunch.
Turn chicken and potatoes into a noodle bowl: shred the chicken and toss with cooked rice noodles, the sauce and bean sprouts. Top with chopped fresh cilantro and peanuts and serve with a squeeze of lime.
Swap chicken and potatoes for lemon chicken fettuccine. Just shred the chicken and toss with cooked fettuccine, your favorite Alfredo sauce and grated lemon zest for bright lemon flavor.
Swap meat and potatoes for cranberry chicken rice pilaf. Just shred the chicken and combine it with long grain and wild rice mix, dried cranberries and sauce from the recipe.
Go from Sunday dinner to a breakfast-for-dinner hash and eggs. Cook chopped bacon in a skillet. Chop the veggies from the recipe and saute in bacon drippings. Add the bacon back to the skillet along with shredded chicken. Serve the chicken hash topped with a fried egg.
Create a Hawaiian pork individual pizza in a snap. Just chop the pork and toss with the pineapple sauce. Spread over an individual pre-baked pizza crust and top with shredded Swiss cheese. Add fresh cubed pineapple for extra sweetness.
Shred the chicken and toss with the thickened cooking juices. Serve it wrapped in flatbread topped with mango chutney.