8 Birthday Dinner Ideas to Get the Party Started

Grilled Chipotle Steak With Okra and Corn

This colorful, filling meal is excellent for serving a lot on a budget. Make this seasoned steak over summer corn and okra all season.

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Sweet and Sour Glazed Pork Chops With Turnips and Carrots

An easy homemade sweet and sour sauce enhances these grilled pork chops. They go well with any vegetable, but turnips and carrots soak up that delicious sauce.

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Pasta With Shrimp and Spicy Butter

The umami from sundried tomatoes, butter, and gochujang makes this seafood pasta mafalde with spicy shrimp exceptional.

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Tortellini and Veggies en Brodo

This Italian classic has delicious cheese tortellini and aromatic greens including arugula, peas, asparagus, and thyme. Serve this spring meal with fresh bread for dipping and cold Sancerre for guests.

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Smoky-Sweet Steak Supper

Strip steak with crisp vegetables are always a winner. This fast dinner tastes and looks like a restaurant dish.

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Balsamic Steak With Radicchio and Pears

Another amazing flank steak recipe? Pair it with roasted radicchio, pears, premium balsamic vinegar, and crumbled blue cheese.

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Lobster Tails With Cilantro Butter

Grilled lobster tails with homemade cilantro butter are the simplest. This dinner is excellent for special occasions, and what better birthday present?

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Gnocchi Alla Vodka

When served over soft, pillowy gnocchi, vodka sauce is usually a hit. This hearty recipe goes well with grilled veggies and a garden salad.

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