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December 11, 2022

7 Sensational Christmas Dinner Ideas for Two

Delicious recipes that are perfect for two!


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Planning to spend Christmas with only your significant other? Then you need a dinner plan with the servings downsized, and the merriment maximized. Take a peek at the recipes Santa.com has pulled together for you. Grab your aprons and cook together, or surprise your partner with a feast made for two. 

Garlic Herb Butter Steak

Steak always feels special. Skip the grill and follow this oven-roasted recipe. Add the garlic-herb butter for flavor worthy of a chef’s kiss. (Then steal one from yours, maybe?)

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Salmon and Asparagus

Think succulent salmon, asparagus, lemon, and dill. This easy and flavor-packed dish is perfect for the health-minded and ready in no time, with minimal ingredients. 

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Chicken Pot Pies 

Forgo the huge pot pie for personal-sized ones with this easy-to-follow recipe. The individual ramekins make this really pretty to plate and elevate it from everyday to extraordinary. 

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Herb Roasted Turkey Breast

Skip the whole turkey and opt for a roasted breast with a festive sprinkling of fresh herbs on top. Bonus: You might have enough left over for sandwiches for the next day. 

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Whole Roasted Cauliflower with Pistachio Pesto

Cauliflower is having a moment. Take it for a spin with this skillet-baked dish with a unique,  delicious pesto sauce. Serving it in the skillet means less dishes and more time for cuddling.

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Christmas Pasta

Invite Rachael Ray over for your meal—at least in spirit. This meaty pasta dish is her personal Christmas Day go-to, and you can easily control how much you make. She suggests a half pound of pasta for every three people—so follow that and you’ll have some yummy leftovers to look forward to. 

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French Onion Soup

Serve up this soul-warming soup and set the mood. Savory beef stock, caramelized onions, and that delicious, Gruyere-covered crouton are your cue to cozy up together. 

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