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2,4,6,8 Great Meals for Couples or Crowds
(Clarkson Potter) ISBN 978-1400082568 1400082560

2,4,6,8 Great Meals for Couples or Crowds is a 30-minute meal cookbook that features menus and recipes for every occasion. All meals, no matter how big or small, have a 30-minute preparation time.

Brief but well-thought out and organized. Descriptions include cute quips.

There are no illustrations.

Dinner menus, complete with brief descriptions, are organized by theme, with suggested recipes. A game plan helps you meet the 30-minute timeline.

The Eat Greek menu under Meals for 4 consists of simple recipes for Lemon and Egg soup, Greek-style Shrimp Scampi and Linguine, inspired by the cuisine of Greek tavernas.

2,4,6,8 Great Meals for Couples or Crowds--a 30-minute meal cookbook


  • Introduction
  • Recipes:
  • Meals for 2
    • Bistro Brunch or Midnight Supper for 2
    • The Count of Monte Cristo Summers in Portofino
    • Brunch, Lunch or Linner for Two
    • Another Brunch or Linner
    • Bollywood Night
    • Steak Night, Table for Two, Please
    • Smokehouse Special
    • Burger Night
    • Spicy Seafood Grill
    • Dinner for Divine or Devilish Duos
    • Sandwich Night
    • Anytime is Springtime Supper
    • Pasta for You and Me
    • Chop House Supper
    • Like Grandma Should Have Made
    • Sick Day
    • Spanish-Mexican Fiesta
    • Where's That Bolero CD? Menu
    • Take-Out Night Takes on Burger Night
    • Aren't We Fancy? Supper
    • Appetizer-as-Entrée Menu
    • Steak Out
    • The Deal with Veal
    • Soup and Sammy Night
    • Scenes from an Italian Restaurant
  • Meals for 4
    • Show-Stopper Pre-Theater Double Date
    • Lean Mean Gumbo Machine
    • Mexican Surf and Turf
    • Hot Spanish Nights
    • Mother's Day Meal for Elsa
    • Snow Day Menu
    • Summer Salad Supper
    • Wings Away
    • Make Your Own Take-Out, Sub-Style
    • Hold the Mayo
    • Hors D'Oeuvre Dinner
    • Sidewalk Cafe Summer Supper
    • Irish Breakfast of Champions
    • Jazz Fest
    • Continental Cuisine
    • Smothered in Flavor
    • Renovation Menu
    • Burger Night
    • Tuscan Comforts of Home
    • Warm Up
    • Eat Greek
    • Sports and Sammy Night
    • Cook with a Kid
    • Make-Your-Own-Take-Out Night
    • Halloween Hoopla
    • Italian Thanksgiving
    • International Diplomacy
    • Whole-Grain Trail
    • Would You Like Some Steak with Your Bread? Men
    • Family Supper
    • One of the Original Three Square Meals
    • Dip on Down South of the Border
    • Make Your Own Take-Out, Thai-Style
    • Ham It U
  • Meals for 6
    • My Daddy's Birthday Supper
    • A Night in Amalfi
    • Slow-You-Down Food
    • Super Bowls
    • Ziti Always Pleases
    • Spring Fling
    • Il Forno
    • Very Entertaining Tenderloin
    • Swim Upstream for it
    • Sandwich Night
    • Rich Flavor, Small Prices
    • French and Fabulous
    • Firehouse Special
    • Eat Your Vegetables and Enjoy Movie Marathon
    • Mexican Again and Again
    • Rosy Cheeks
    • Country Mile Menu
    • NASCAR Menu
    • Poker Night
    • Let the Games Begin! Party
    • 'Tis the Season
  • Meals for 8
    • Belly Up to Brunch
    • Dinner for Eight is Swimmingly Easy
    • Make Your Own Take-Out, Indian-Style
    • Bubba Gump-Style Spaghetti Supper
    • Two Friends and a Baby
    • Earthy Eats
    • Mothers Would Be Proud of This Healthy Eating
    • Just Like Mama Used to Make
    • Country Fare for Post-County Fair Gatherings
    • Super Soup and Souped-Up Caesar Salad
    • Marco "Pollo" Menu
    • Circus Sampler
    • Burger Night Hits the Road to Morocco
    • Lick Your Chops
    • Chinese Checkers
    • Perfectly Poached Supper
    • S-Easy-Food Souper Supper
    • Smalliday Gathering
    • Prima Primavera Spring Supper


Rachael Ray is hostess of several TV Food Network shows, publisher of a magazine and author of 11 previous books.

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