dinner for two

Dinner for Two: This easy 3-course meal only takes 10 ingredients

Have a Valentine’s Day in with a dinner for two!

Rather than mess with a dinner reservation on Valentine’s Day, recreate a fancy menu at home. And here’s the thing – it doesn’t have to be difficult. You can make a three-course meal with under 10 ingredients!

Alex Daynes shares her three-course dinner for two menu with us. Each course can be made with only three ingredients, so there’s no room to say it’s too complicated.

To find more of Alex’s recipes and ideas, follow her on Instagram at @thealexdaynes or visit her website alexdaynes.com.



Dinner for Two Shopping List

  • 1 head iceberg lettuce, cored with limp outer leaves removed
  • 2 strips bacon, cooked, cooled, and crumbled
  • 1/2 cup cherry tomatoes, cut in half or wedges
  • 4 Tablespoons blue cheese crumbles
  • Your Favorite Blue Cheese Dressing
  • 2 New York strip steaks- about 1 inch thick
  • 4 Tablespoons butter
  • 2 fresh rosemary sprigs
  • 1 cup vanilla bean ice cream
  • 2 egg yolks
  • 2 Tablespoons sugar

You can find Alex’s recipes for each course below:

Wedge Salad

Butter Basted Steak

Easy Creme Brulee

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