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31 Easy Thanksgiving or Christmas Recipes for Two

Wondering what you should make for a small Thanksgiving or Christmas dinner? Here are 31 easy holiday recipes for two including main dishes, sides, and desserts. These also work great for your New Year’s Eve dinner for two.

If it’s just you and your significant other, roommate or bestie this year, you can still have all the foods and flavors of a traditional Thanksgiving feast. These scaled-down small batch recipes allow you to serve up all your favorite holiday dishes, without having to cook for an army or have tons of leftovers.

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Holiday Recipes for Two

Holiday Main Dishes for Two

Holiday Side Dishes for Two

Holiday Desserts for Two

a dish filled with small batch cheesy hash brown potatoes for 2
Cheesy Hashbrown Casserole
close up view of Scallops with Rice and Broccoli with parmesan cheese and brown butter drizzle on a plate
Seared Scallops with Parmesan Rice and Broccoli