Quick Dinners Meal Plan

A tasty selection of quick work night dinners perfect for those cold winter nights. 

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These easy meal planning recipes are perfect for cold winter nights. Tuesday night is teriyaki chicken, chicken thigh marinated in garlic and ginger and pan-fried in honey, soy and teriyaki sauce, served on a bed of ginger and chive rice. Wednesday, night beef stroganoff, steak fried with onions and mushrooms and cooked in a cream sauce flavoured with paprika, lemon, garlic and brandy and served on a bed of rice sprinkled with parsley. Thursday night penne pasta in a creamy bacon & tomato sauce, al dente pasta cooked in a tomato sauce flavoured with bacon, basil, chilli , garlic, camembert and emmenthal cheese finished with double cream and a sprinkle of parmesan.

Who is this plan for

This meal plan has simple meals all under 30 minutes so are ideal for quick after work dinners .

  • busy people looking for recipes under 30 minutes

Difficulty Rating

All these dinners are simple to cook

Top Tips

  • cook the teriyaki chicken slowly make sure the skin is crisp


What do you serve with beef stroganoff?

  • noodles or thick strips of pasta 
  • rice preferably white rice, either plain rice or simple flavours such as garlic
  • potatoes, mashed, potato cakes, or roast potatoes