Making dinner together with the ones you love can be an enjoyable, memorable experience. From a simple homemade pizza to an elaborate Thanksgiving turkey dinner, you can make your meal as easy or as complex as you like. Cooking and baking as a couple, or even as an entire family, can be a great bonding experience. When you cook or bake with your sweetheart, it can also be a romantic activity for the two of you to enjoy.
Cooking and baking together give you a chance to work together toward a goal, piecing together a project until it’s complete and you get to enjoy the results. Consider not only the main course of the meal you plan to cook together, but also the side dishes, appetizer, bread, dessert, and wine or other beverages. Plan the menu together and also complete the meal preparation. Most importantly, have fun!
Consider these suggestions for fun dinners to cook together with your boyfriend, girlfriend, husband, or wife. You can select one of these or make up your own gourmet meal to cook.
Top 10 Dinners to Cook Together
1. Turkey Dinner with All the Fixins
2. Homemade Pizza
3. Homemade Stromboli
4. Chicken Parmesan (or Eggplant Parmesan)
5. Spaghetti and Meatballs
6. Stuffed Pork Chops
7. Seafood Stir Fry (or Vegetable Stir Fry)
8. Shrimp Scampi
9. Surf and Turf
10. Lobster Risotto
Cooking dinner together for two just wouldn’t be complete without homemade dessert! Be sure to prepare a dessert that appeals to both of you or to the entire family if you are preparing the meal as a group. Here are a few suggestions for the top 10 desserts to bake or make together with your sweetheart.
Top 10 Desserts to Bake Together
1. Decadent Chocolate Raspberry Cake (or another flavor you prefer)
2. Chocolate Chip Cookies
3. Homemade Cheesecake
4. Homemade Ice Cream
5. Pies (Pumpkin Pie / Apple Pie)
6. Strawberry Shortcake
8. Baked Alaska
9. Lemon Meringue Pie
10. Peach Cobbler
No matter what you decide to cook with your sweetheart or your family, be sure to have a little taste here and there – after all, that’s half the fun!