Surprise Mom with a Great Mother’s Day Dinner
It’s always a struggle to know just the right way to celebrate your special Mom. Flowers and candy are certainly appreciated, but you always want to do more for the lady who has done so much for you. Avoid the crowds at the restaurants this year and prepare Mom a home-cooked meal. We have selected some of our top-rated recipes for quick and easy dinner options. Mom might have a hard time staying out the kitchen, so let her relax with a refreshing spring cocktail. And once she has a serving of your homemade dessert, Mom will insist you cook for her every year.
Grilled Steak Salad with Walnut Dressing
In just 30 minutes you can serve your mom a well-seasoned grilled steak and green salad.
Pan-Seared Grouper with Balsamic Brown Butter Sauce
You can cook restaurant-quality fish right at home. In this recipe, a delicious, crisp crust is formed on the bottom of the pan, while the balsamic brown butter sauce seals the deal.
Pork Tenderloins with Balsamic Strawberries
Celebrate Mom with this lovely pork tenderloin accompanied with a sweet balsamic strawberry glaze.
Recipe: Chicken-and-Artichoke Penne
You don’t need to be a master chef to fix Mom a delicious dinner. This easy chicken and pasta dish comes together in just 30 minutes.
Shrimp and Peas with Farfalle
Recipe: Shrimp and Peas with Farfalle
Mom is sure to be impressed with the tasty shrimp dinner. Add a loaf of crusty bread for good measure.
Homemade Shake-and-Bake Pork Chops with Mustard Sauce
Remember when you helped your Mom shake it and bake it? Show her how well you learned to cook with this fresh twist on that childhood favorite.
Recipe: Honey-and-Soy-Lacquered Ribs
Mom will simply forget her table manners and lick her fingers when you serve these incredibly flavorful oven-baked ribs.
Coffee-Rubbed Skirt Steak
Recipe: Coffee-Rubbed Skirt Steak
Pair this flavorful grilled steak with your favorite jarred fruit salsa.
Crispy Chicken with Greek Green Bean Salad
This tasty and satisfying pan-fried chicken and fresh green bean salad can be on the table in just 30 minutes.
Grain Salad with Grilled Shrimp and Sweet Peppers
Mom will be so pleased that you are eating healthy grains! You can substitute brown rice, quinoa, or most any whole grain for the bulgur wheat, if you prefer.