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I need ideas for a special dinner tomorrow.

I want to have a special dinner for the inauguration. I don't have a lot to spend. Any ideas?


Asked by SusieD250 at 3:29 PM on Jan. 19, 2009 in Home & Garden

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  • I'm not sure what you been by special...but what about going all American favorites themed? Hamburgers, hotdogs, apple pie? After all we celebrating something wonderful in America tomorrow, a new President!


    Answer by danni33 at 3:37 PM on Jan. 19, 2009

  • Stuffed burgers?
    Swiss cheese and mushrooms,Worcestershire sauce,onion,garlic. Mix that all up as well a your raw meat. Smash the patties thin, and add the stuffing then top with another patty and seal. you can bake,grill, or fry them

    Answer by bizima4 at 3:38 PM on Jan. 19, 2009

  • Spaghetti, salad, garlic bread- always a hit.

    Answer by Bmat at 3:39 PM on Jan. 19, 2009

  • how about beans and weenies...or mac'n'cheese...or commemorate that soon that is all you wil able to afford to eat.

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:52 PM on Jan. 19, 2009

  • Well anon, that is pretty much what I have on hand. I am looking to dress it up as *I* am looking toward the positive. Since it is BUSH who has driven our country to the brink of bankruptsy.

    Answer by SusieD250 at 4:54 PM on Jan. 19, 2009

  • Great come-back to that last comment susieD! I just heard on TV today that Barack loves chili. Maybe make some homemade chili and have different toppings, cheese, chopped green onions, sour cream, jalapenos, etc.

    Answer by hopelessnance at 6:41 PM on Jan. 19, 2009

  • I like the American theme - hotdogs, apple pie or try something red, white and beans, white rice and blueberry pie

    Answer by the3jsandme at 9:38 PM on Jan. 19, 2009

  • I am going with the American theme. THANKS! Hamburgers, baked beans, apple pie. Kinda like an Independance Day BBQ! Great idea!

    Answer by SusieD250 at 10:04 PM on Jan. 19, 2009