Cooking for Two Recipes

Tomato Basil Salmon
Tomato Basil Salmon

Tomato Basil Salmon

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This quick salmon dish is perfect for a weeknight dinner. Serve with a side of sauteed spinach and a glass of pinot noir.
California Bounty Beef and Vegetable Noodles
California Bounty Beef and Vegetable Noodles

California Bounty Beef and Vegetable Noodles

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Sliced sirloin beef is plated on a bed of spiralized vegetable noodles in this easy, bright main dish celebrating the bounty of California.
Bucatini All'Amatriciana
Bucatini All'Amatriciana

Bucatini All'Amatriciana

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Amatriciana tomato sauce with crisp, golden guanciale is tossed with bucatini pasta in this quick and easy authentic Italian dish for two.
Easy and Spicy Thai Basil Chicken with Egg
Easy and Spicy Thai Basil Chicken with Egg

Easy and Spicy Thai Basil Chicken with Egg

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Spicy Thai basil chicken with egg and rice is a quick and easy Asian-inspired meal for lunch or dinner; serve with sliced cucumber and tomato.
Miso-Glazed Black Cod
Miso-Glazed Black Cod

Miso-Glazed Black Cod

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Chef John's recipe for miso-glazed black cod is his take on the dish made famous by chef Nobu Matsuhisa.
Mushroom Spinach Omelet
Mushroom Spinach Omelet

Mushroom Spinach Omelet

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Mushrooms and spinach are pan-fried with egg substitute and two cheeses for a light and tasty omelet.
Crab-Stuffed Lobster Tail
Crab-Stuffed Lobster Tail

Crab-Stuffed Lobster Tail

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Lobster tails topped with crab dressing make an exquisite but surprisingly simple meal for two. Serve with fresh lemon wedges.
Brown Rice Breakfast Porridge
Brown Rice Breakfast Porridge

Brown Rice Breakfast Porridge

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Leftover brown rice is cooked together with milk, honey, and dried blueberries for a healthy, new twist on breakfast. Experiment with it to make it your own, you can try using any mixture of dried fruit instead of the blueberries.
Baked Salmon II
Baked Salmon II

Baked Salmon II

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Here's a great recipe for baked salmon that is not only delicious, but also quick and easy. Fresh parsley and lemon juice keeps this dinner light.
Creamy Cajun Chicken Pasta
Creamy Cajun Chicken Pasta

Creamy Cajun Chicken Pasta

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Serve up a spicy dinner for two with this hot and creamy linguini tossed with an eye-opening blend of chicken strips sauteed with Cajun seasoning, colorful bell peppers, mushrooms and onions. Cream, basil, lemon pepper and garlic powder finish the sauce.
Cajun Chicken Pasta
Cajun Chicken Pasta

Cajun Chicken Pasta

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Chicken dredged in Cajun spices is sauteed with bell peppers and mushrooms, and presented in a basil-cream sauce over linguine.
Delicious Black Bean Burritos
Delicious Black Bean Burritos

Delicious Black Bean Burritos

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Onions, bell peppers and jalapenos are heated in a skillet. Black beans come next and then cubes of cream cheese and a bit of cilantro. Scoop this wonderful concoction into a warm tortillas and try and eat just one.
Chicken Parmigiana
Chicken Parmigiana

Chicken Parmigiana

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Breaded chicken is baked with spaghetti sauce and cheese in this tasty, family-friendly chicken parmigiana dish.
Vegetarian Chickpea Sandwich Filling
Vegetarian Chickpea Sandwich Filling

Vegetarian Chickpea Sandwich Filling

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Serve this tasty sandwich spread on crusty whole grain rolls or pita bread, with lettuce and tomato.
Filet Mignon with Rich Balsamic Glaze
Filet Mignon with Rich Balsamic Glaze

Filet Mignon with Rich Balsamic Glaze

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This filet mignon recipe is an elegant and quick romantic dinner for two, seasoned with vinegar, wine, salt and pepper.
Savory Garlic Marinated Steaks
Savory Garlic Marinated Steaks

Savory Garlic Marinated Steaks

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This beautiful marinade adds an exquisite flavor to these already tender steaks. The final result will be so tender and juicy, it will melt in your mouth.
Stuffed Peppers My Way
Stuffed Peppers My Way

Stuffed Peppers My Way

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Roasted green bell peppers are stuffed with feta cheese and a mixture of rice and green onions.
Blackened Chicken
Blackened Chicken

Blackened Chicken

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Take the bait and try this spicy charred chicken--a Cajun favorite.
Grilled Tilapia with Mango Salsa
Grilled Tilapia with Mango Salsa

Grilled Tilapia with Mango Salsa

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Don't let the list of ingredients fool you: this is super-easy, and gets rave reviews whenever I serve it. The salsa can be made the day ahead to save time.
One Pan Orecchiette Pasta
One Pan Orecchiette Pasta

One Pan Orecchiette Pasta

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Orecchiette pasta is simmered with Italian sausage and arugula to prepare this quick-and-easy, one-pot meal.
Pork Chops Stuffed with Smoked Gouda and Bacon
Pork Chops Stuffed with Smoked Gouda and Bacon

Pork Chops Stuffed with Smoked Gouda and Bacon

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Center-cut pork chops, stuffed with gouda cheese, parsley, and bacon are excellent grilled or broiled.
Grilled Cheese Sandwich
Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Grilled Cheese Sandwich

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Bread, butter and Cheddar cheese - here's a way to make this classic sandwich in a nonstick pan.
Broiled Scallops
Broiled Scallops

Broiled Scallops

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My husband thinks these scallops are better than any we have found in any restaurant.
Spicy Thai Basil Chicken (Pad Krapow Gai)
Spicy Thai Basil Chicken (Pad Krapow Gai)

Spicy Thai Basil Chicken (Pad Krapow Gai)

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Chef John's version of this classic Thai dish, made with freshly chopped chicken thighs and fresh basil, has a rich sauce that cooks down into a caramelized glaze.
Easy Marinated Pork Tenderloin
Easy Marinated Pork Tenderloin

Easy Marinated Pork Tenderloin

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Make this easy marinade from ingredients you have around the house.
Seared Ahi Tuna Steaks
Seared Ahi Tuna Steaks

Seared Ahi Tuna Steaks

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This is an elegantly simple way to cook tuna that any restaurant would be jealous of!
Barbeque Halibut Steaks
Barbeque Halibut Steaks

Barbeque Halibut Steaks

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A simple recipe for barbecued halibut. Soy sauce and brown sugar add a special zip that is uncommonly delicious.
Pork Tenderloin Diablo
Pork Tenderloin Diablo

Pork Tenderloin Diablo

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This is a great pork recipe. Mustard is a classic with pork, but when you add the extra zing of horseradish and cayenne, and then smooth it out with a little cream and butter, well, it's devilishly delicious.