A week's worth of hearty winter dinner ideas

What's for dinner tonight? One of these menus! We've paired popular winter main dishes with two side dish or dessert ideas to make meal planning a little easier. Want to mix and match recipes? Go right ahead!

Wine pick: Kendall Jackson Vintner's Reserve Pinot Noir

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Photo: Andy Lyons

Beer pick: Bell's Brewery Oberon or other American pale wheat ale

beef ribs
Photo: Brie Passano

Serve with: Chocolate-Dipped Coconut Macaroons or Cinnamon-Chile Pineapple Slices (sprinkle fresh or canned pineapple rings with cinnamon and chile powder.)

Beer pick: Oskar Blues Brewery Old Chub or other Scotch ale

curried chicken
Photo: Brie Passano

Wine pick: Michele Chiarlo Le Orme Barbera d'Asti or other Barbera

Photo: Allrecipes Magazine

Wine pick: Chateau Ste. Michelle Columbia Valley Chardonnay or other Chardonnay

fennel-rubbed porkchops
Photo: Andy Lyons
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Wine pick: Jean Paul Brun Terres Dorees L'Ancien or other Beaujolais

Photo: Brie Passano

More: Check out our collection of Family Dinner Ideas & Recipes.

This article originally appeared in the Decemeber/January 2020 issue of Allrecipes Magazine.