After a long and tiring day, the last thing you want to do is spend time toiling in the kitchen to rustle up dinner. But you come home to a family looking forward to an enjoyable meal with you, so what now? Let's face it, this is not a one-off situation. When you finally manage to get done with your numerous chores for the day, put down your email and unwind after a busy schedule, the daunting question suddenly strikes you – what's for dinner?
In most families, dinner is that time of the day when everyone sits together and shares the day's events over a hearty meal. Even though it's an important meal for the body before it goes into slumber, most of us opt for the most convenient (and not always the healthier) option – order in, or worst still, fill up on junk (especially those living on their own).
Is preparing weeknight dinners a Herculean task for you? Well, all you have to do is plan smart; have your basic ingredients at hand and choose recipes that are easy yet inviting at the same time.
If you’re tired of your usual go-tos, then ward off those hunger pangs after a busy day with our 10 best dinner recipes from all over the globe. We have something for everyone - from Chinese cuisine to Italian, and even Thai. Nosh on our American classics like crumb fried chicken, get healthy with a sizzling steak or spice things up a little with Burmese khao suey.
Brace yourself: These all-star dishes will actually have you looking forward to cooking, instead of dreading dinnertime. So make room on your daily bucket-list for these weeknight winners that will leave everyone craving some more. From mouth-watering pasta ideas to simple stir-fries, we’ve got you covered all week long. Stop contemplating and start cooking!