Love is a beautiful feeling. Most of the time, we show our love through small gestures. But there are some times when we are willing to go the extra mile to make our beloved ones feel special. For those days, this article is going to come in handy for you. Whipping up a special meal for your special ones will bring a warm, giddy feeling in their hearts.
It is not mandated for you to be a chef or a cook to impress your loved one! Here are a few easy recipes that anyone can prepare without any trouble.
Who doesn’t love pizza? We all love to eat. May I know the reason behind that. Our taste buds are stimulated by glutamate that is adding as a topping to enhance the flavor. When we take the first bite of hot pizza topped with tomato sauce, cheese, and many other toppings, we feel so good. Apart from being delicious, it does not require any effort in making the pizza. Whether you are a beginner or a pro at cooking, you can never go wrong with pizzas. Also, one can make this with minimum ingredients.
Ingredients:Pizza base, marinara sauce, basil leaves, mozzarella cheese, toppings of your choice, oregano, and chili flakes.
Recipe : Take the pizza base, apply marinara sauce evenly (Use enough sauce as the sauce will dry out during the baking process), put the topping that your loved ones like, place the fresh basil leaves, sprinkle some grated mozzarella cheese and finish it off with some oregano and chili flakes seasoning. In a pre-heated oven, bake the pizza at 180 degrees Celsius for 15 minutes. Serve hot with a chilled beverage to earn extra points.
Quiche in a cup
If you want to surprise your loved ones with breakfast in bed, this is the recipe you want to note down! Quiche screams sophistication and deliciousness. There are several recipes for making quiche, but I have stumbled upon the easiest and quickest method of making this dish. With the help of the below recipe, you can cook this quiche earlier than a maggie. Not just that, one can make this dish hassle free in a microwave.
This dish is pretty similar to omelets but bit fluffier in texture.
Ingredients-Eggs, milk, sliced bread pieces cherry tomatoes, grated carrots, grated cheese, herbs, green chilies, salt and pepper.
Recipe:Take a microwave-safe glass cup, add an egg and 3 tbsp milk, whip it together till the mixture is well combined. Add the sliced bread pieces, cut cherry tomatoes into small pieces, and add it to the batter along with grated carrot, cheese, herbs, salt, and pepper. Mix the dough well. Place the cup in the microwave and let it cook for a one and a half minutes.Serve hot with some freshly squeezed orange juice.
Usually, many of us consume dairy products daily. Why not give the milk a different form to impress our beloved ones. Let’s create something delicious and healthy in the morning breakfast. Yogurt is a source of protein and calcium. It can be easily prepared at home. It just requires three ingredients.
Ingredients:plain yogurt, berry jam, finely chopped strawberries or blueberries.
Recipe:In a bowl add two cups of plain yogurt, two tbsp of berry jam and whip it together. It is of importance that you whip the mixture instead of blending it. Top it off with the fresh berries. Chill the yogurt for half an hour before serving it.
Avocados are considered as a super-food because it is very crisp and creamy garnished with blueberries and spinach. Avocado toast is so delicious and satisfying. It is a very simple and light meal. It is rich with healthy fat, Vitamin E, Fiber, Vitamin K, and potassium. An extremely versatile fruit, avocados are widely being used for several dishes. But the classic avocado dish is the humble avocado toast.
Ingredients:Avocado, toasted bread, chopped tomatoes, chopped onion, finely diced garlic, lemon juice, grated cheese, salt, pepper, blueberries, spinach and butter.
Recipe:In a bowl, mash the avocado, add tomatoes, onions, garlic and mix well. Add one tbsp of lemon juice, salt, and pepper according to your taste and mix again. Take the toasted bread and spread butter on it. Take a dollop of the avocado mixture and put it on the food. Spread it evenly and sprinkle grated cheese, blueberries, and spinach on top.
A green salad
The health wave is spreading all over rapidly. People are getting more and more conscious of what they eat. If such people surround you, then a salad is the perfect choice for you. With so many options available now, a mixture doesn’t need to be bland and boring. Health and taste, a salad will fulfill your loved one’s hearts and stomach.
Ingredients:Romaine leaves boiled peas, pickled beetroot, and onions, spinach leaves, avocado slices, lemon, garlic salt, ground pepper, Dijon mustard, olive oil.
Recipe: Take a large bowl and add all the vegetables and mix it well. Now take another bowl for making a dressing. Add 3 tbsp olive oil, Dijon mustard, salt, pepper, lemon and mix it. Add the dressing to the salad mixture and mix well. Serve it with garlic bread on the side.
Banoffee pie is one of the favorite desserts of many of the people. It looks awe-inspiring at parties and also very easy to make at home. This decadent pie is a heaven for all the banana and caramel lovers. It is a nice mixture of buttery biscuits, caramel, and banana. As complex it looks, there are as easy recipes as you can find for it.
Ingredients:Melted butter, crumbled biscuits, banana slices, caramel, and whip cream.
Recipe:Blend biscuit crumbs and melted butter and add it on the bottom of the mason jar. Spread it evenly. Drizzle caramel sauce and place the banana slices on top. Repeat the process and top it off with a dollop of whip cream. Drizzle some more caramel sauce on top. Chill for an hour before serving.
Quesadillas is a Mexican dish, typically type of taco that contains tortillas filled with cheese. The name of the recipe might be, but it is very delicious. It can be prepared with minimum time. It can be created from yesterday’s leftover food at home.
Ingredients:Tortilla, salsa sauce, sour cream, corn, cheese, pepper, oregano, chilli flakes, butter.
Recipe:Place one tortilla sheet and spread salsa sauce on top according to your spice tolerance. Add some boiled corn and put sour cream in the middle. Grate cheese and spread it on top, cover the bottom layer with another tortilla sheet spread with salsa sauce. In a hot pan, melt some butter and put the quesadilla. Cook it on both sides, till the cheese melts and both the tortilla sheets are crisp and brown.
Traditionally a breakfast food, pancakes are now happily being consumed by people during any time of the day. Who would’ve thought that a majestic dish like pancakes can be made so quickly? Here’s a quick and delicious recipe to make fluffy, gooey pancakes.
Ingredients:All-purpose flour, milk, melted butter, powdered sugar, salt, baking powder, baking soda, one tbsp yogurt, vanilla extract.
Recipe: In a bowl, add three cups of all-purpose flour, half a cup powdered sugar, one tbsp salt, half tsp baking powder, and baking soda and mix it well. In another bowl, add 2 cups milk, half a cup melted butter, and a tbsp of vanilla extract. Mix the wet ingredients and slowly add them in the dry mixture. Keep stirring and make sure there are no lumps. Make a smooth batter and add milk if required. Heat a pan and grease it with butter. Spread the dough on the pan and once bubbles start to appear, flip the pancake. Cook it till the pancakes are golden brown. Once they are cooked, spread Nutella on top and place some sliced strawberries.
Yes, you read it correctly. Potato pancakes are an excellent option for people who do not have a sweet tooth. To make this dish is effortless and simple. It can be modified according to the taste of your loved ones.
Ingredients:Chopped raw potatoes, garlic, cheese, salt, pepper, melted butter and parsley.
Recipe: In a blender, mix raw potatoes, garlic together. There is no need to add water as vegetables contain a lot of water itself. Once you see that the potatoes have formed a sweet smooth paste, empty it in a bowl and add salt, pepper, grated cheese and parsley. In a hot pan, grease butter and pour the potato mixture. Spread it evenly and flip it once the other side is golden brown. Cook it till both the bottoms are golden brown. Serve hot.
Pasta is a bowl of happiness. A creamy, soft, delicious bowl that brings comfort as no other dish can. It can also be a dish any beginner can make without any chaos.
Ingredients: Boiled pasta, garlic, onion flakes, pasta sauce (red or white), cheese, salt, pepper, sugar, herbs, basil leaves, butter.
Recipe: In a pan, melt some butter, put onion flakes and garlic. Sautee it till its transparent. Add the boiled pasta and mix it for 1 minute. Add the pasta sauce, salt, pepper, basil leaves, herbs, and a little sugar. Mix it till well combined. Add the cheese of your choice and serve hot. Voila! The bowl of happiness is ready within minutes!
Conclusion:We hope that this list we have curated will be easy enough for you to cook and will impress your beloved once profoundly. Remember, the presentation brings out half of the taste. So present the dish nicely to get more brownie points!