Attention all busy folks! Your dinner problems are now sorted. We all know the struggle of coming home after a long day at work and facing the haunting question, “What’s for dinner?” Well, worry no more! We have some quick and easy dinner ideas that will fill you up without taking up too much of your time.
Whether you’re a student juggling assignments or a working professional with a jam-packed schedule, these recipes are designed to make your evenings a little easier and a lot tastier.
So, put on your aprons and let’s dig in!
1. Aloo paratha with cucumber and mint raita
Picture this: fluffy, golden-brown parathas filled with delicious potato stuffing. Sounds heavenly, right? Well, with Shana Homestyle Aloo Paratha, you can enjoy this traditional desi delicacy without spending hours in the kitchen. Simply heat them up on a skillet and you’re good to go! Serve them with a refreshing cucumber mint raita on the side for a burst of flavors.
2. BBQ chicken pizza
Who doesn’t love pizza? Take a shortcut to pizza heaven with a twist by using Shana Plain Naan as your pizza base. It’s quick, easy, and oh-so-tasty! Top it with some shredded BBQ chicken, a generous amount of cheese, and a drizzle of BBQ sauce. Pop it in the oven until the cheese melts and the naan turns crispy. Voila! You’ve got a delicious dinner that’s ready to be enjoyed.
3. Cheesy chicken quesadillas
Quesadillas are the ultimate comfort food, and with a simple substitution, you can make them even more nutritious. Swap the traditional tortillas for Shana Wholemeal Chappatis. Load them up with cooked chicken, gooey cheese, and any other fillings you desire. Fold them over and cook them on a griddle or in a pan until the cheese melts and the chapatis turn golden and crispy. Cut them into wedges, and you have a cheesy dinner!
4. Palak paneer
Why not try a vegetarian dish for dinner? You can’t go wrong with Palak Paneer. This creamy spinach and cottage cheese dish is packed with flavor and nutrients. To save time, use Shana’s Chopped Spinach as your base. Sauté the spinach with onions, garlic, and spices, and then add cubed paneer (Indian cottage cheese) to the mix. Let it simmer for a few minutes, and there you have it…a wholesome and delicious dinner that pairs perfectly with some warm parathas, chapatis, or rice.
5. Dahi bhindi (okra curry)
Whip up a tasty Indian curry, Dahi Bhindi, also known as Okra Curry. Shana Whole Bhindi Okra is your secret ingredient for this recipe. Start by sautéing the okra until it’s tender and slightly crispy. Then, add a tangy yogurt-based sauce, along with spices like cumin, turmeric, and chili powder. Let it simmer for a few minutes until the flavors blend together perfectly, and serve it alongside some fluffy basmati rice or naan bread.
You can whip up these flavorful meals in no time with Shana’s ready-to-use frozen food items and ingredients. So, the next time you are stuck for ideas for dinner, try one of these recipes and enjoy the ultimate convenience with Shana!