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Get delicious dinner ideas for two people, from quick and easy pasta dishes to decadent desserts. Browse our best date night recipes.

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  • Asparagus cream pasta

    Asparagus cream pasta

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.168 ratings

    Making a cream out of the stalks means that every mouthful of pasta will have a delicious taste of asparagus

  • Mushroom & spinach risotto

    Mushroom & spinach risotto

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.269 ratings

    Make the time to stir carefully during cooking to make this vegetarian Italian rice pot super creamy

  • Steak with goulash on plate with sweet potato chips and spinach in bowl

    Steaks with goulash sauce & sweet potato fries

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.31 ratings

    Enjoy fillet steak with sauce for a healthy dinner that also boasts sweet potato fries, spinach and cherry tomatoes. You'll be getting all of your 5-a-day

  • Prawn curry in a hurry

    Prawn curry in a hurry

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.127 ratings

    Minimum shopping, maximum taste. And if Indian cuisine is not your thing, make this Thai prawn curry with a simple switch

  • Next level spaghetti carbonara served in bowls

    Next level spaghetti carbonara

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.57 ratings

    Make the ultimate spaghetti carbonara with a creamy hollandaise-style sauce and crisp pancetta or guanciale. You can also mix in an egg yolk at the end

  • Noodles with green veg in blue bowl with chopsticks on yellow background

    Sticky noodles with homemade hoisin

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.39 ratings

    Cook our healthy, vegan stir-fry to pack in four of your 5-a-day. The hoisin sauce is made with Chinese five spice and apple cider vinegar to boost the flavour

  • Baked cod with spinach topped with tomatoes in dish

    Baked cod with goat's cheese & thyme

    A star rating of 3.4 out of 5.25 ratings

    Make a quick and easy, gluten-free, low-calorie lunch. The lean white fish is also a good source of protein and spinach contains vitamin K for bone health

  • Butternut squash and mushroom curry with raita on plate with fork

    Butternut biryani with cucumber raita

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.51 ratings

    Cook our healthy veggie curry using dried mushrooms, spices and butternut squash. It contains three of your 5-a-day along with calcium, iron and fibre

  • Italian rice with chicken

    Italian rice with chicken

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.136 ratings

    This one-pan dish is simple, but really looks the business when you're trying to impress

  • Salted caramel popcorn pots

    Salted caramel popcorn pots

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.12 ratings

    Sweet and salty, this decadent dessert is served in individual pots, with a caramel puddle at the base and a creamy panna cotta topping

  • Chicken with creamy bacon penne

    Chicken with creamy bacon penne

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.108 ratings

    This rich, luxurious one pan supper is stunningly simple to make and ready in under 25 minutes

  • Stir-fried pork with ginger & honey

    Stir-fried pork with ginger & honey

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.129 ratings

    This healthy noodle dish is deliciously low-fat with a great mix of Asian flavours- the perfect midweek supper

  • Broccoli lemon chicken with cashews

    Broccoli lemon chicken with cashews

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.136 ratings

    A superhealthy meal for two - full of vitamin C. You could use ordinary broccoli instead of tender stem

  • Simple squash risotto

    Simple squash risotto

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.86 ratings

    Roasted squash gives this vegetarian supper for two a deep autumnal flavour

  • Stout-braised steak with stacked chips

    Stout-braised steak with stacked chips

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.12 ratings

    Shin of beef is a flavoursome cut that becomes really tender when slow cooked. Add more gutsy flavour with beer, horseradish and shallots

  • Tender roast duck with citrus & carrots

    Tender roast duck with citrus & carrots

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.17 ratings

    Buying ready-prepared duck confit makes this luxurious meal for two really simple. Try it served with mashed potatoes and watercress

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