6 Father’s Day Homemade Meal Ideas That Your Dad Will Love

Father’s Day Recipes 2022

Searching for a restaurant on this special occasion and trying to make reservations for your family may seem daunting and stressful for many. As such, why not give Dad the most memorable Father’s Day meals with the family by creating them at home instead?


We have these wonderful and impressive recipes that are almost restaurant worthy quality as Dad deserves the very best. Nothing says love like a home cooked meal and enjoying it with your family is the best Father’s Day celebration we’ll remember!

1. Breakfast Shakshuka


Skip the usual breakfast Chee Cheong Fun, Fried Bee Hoon, Nasi Lemak this Father’s Day to give your Dad the “eggs-tra” special breakfast or brunch he deserves!


Shakshuka literally means “mixture”. This combination of simple ingredients of onions, garlic, tomatoes, bell peppers and the aromatic Middle Eastern spices of cumin and paprika makes it easy to whip up! A dollop of Greek style yoghurt gives it a creamy finish to the sauce before eggs are added and baked in the oven. 


Our Shakshuka recipe is easy, delicious and definitely healthy! This dish can be savoured and enjoyed at any time of the day, so let’s make Dad an “egg-stravaganza” meal to start his day. 


Recipe: https://themeatmen.sg/breakfast-shakshuka/

Preparation Time: 1 hour. Serves 2


2. 30 Minutes Scallop Rice Recipe


This seafood recipe comprising a medley of fresh scallops makes a perfect Father’s Day meal at any time. 


Our one pot recipe uses prawns, scallops and pork belly for a hearty and delicious meal. Topped with fragrant scallions and a dash of minced garlic, we’re sure your dad will appreciate this delicious and hearty dish!


Recipe: https://themeatmen.sg/rice-cooker-scallops-rice/ 

Preparation Time: 30mins  Serves 2


3. Korean Beef Short Ribs Stew


Pamper the father figures in your life to this delicious and nutritious Korean Beef Short Ribs Stew. Commonly known as Galbijjim, the short ribs are slowly stew with the herbal flavours of Cheong Kwan Jang Korean Red Ginseng Extract. 


Adding more nourishing ingredients like mushrooms, gingko nuts, red dates, chestnuts, and others adds an additional punch to this dish.  


Although this recipe takes a long time to cook in order to extract its full flavour, it is definitely worth every effort as our Dad deserves a nourishing and hearty meal!


Recipe: https://themeatmen.sg/korean-beef-short-ribs-stew/

Preparation Time: 2 hours 30 mins. Serves 4


4. Tomahawk Ribeye Duck Fat Roasted Potatoes


This incredible meal is the one of the best gifts you can give your Dad. Create this restaurant-worthy dish at home and your Dad and family will surely be impressed! 


This delectable steak is easy to prepare and cook straight in the oven without the fuss of firing up a full grill. Using good quality Australian steak (as Dad deserves the best), this steak is marinated with just olive oil, salt and pepper. Serve with homemade Asian chimichurri sauce consisting of ginger, chillies, garlic and a big bunch of coriander leaves, a smattering of rice wine vinegar and lime juice. 


What’s best to serve with steak is roasted potatoes baked with duck fat. Yes, you’ve heard it right, potatoes baked with duck fat together with garlic and thyme completes this indulgent meal with  the best aromatic flavour!


This mouth-watering recipe definitely deserves to be prepared for this special occasion as it is the ultimate indulgence any father will approve of.


Recipe: https://themeatmen.sg/tomahawk-ribeye-steak-duck-fat-roasted-potatoes/

Preparation Time: 45 mins. Serves 3 to 4


5. Seafood Boil with Chiili Butter Sauce

A great way to feast on Father’s Day with the family is this scrumptious seafood boil. Combining the original Southern Cajun herbs and spices and our South East Asian aromatics, this recipe will definitely heighten your taste buds.


You may use any assorted seafood of your choice including crabs, lobsters, prawns and clams for the boil. Add in sausages, potatoes and corn for an authentic Cajun-inspired feast, plus the addition of our very own Singapore’s Chilli crab butter sauce that makes this seafood boil dish a meal to be desired! 


A truly unique flavour and a banquet seafood feast to be enjoyed by the whole family, best served with mantou or baguettes to soak up all the goodness in the broth.


Recipe: https://themeatmen.sg/seafood-boil-with-chilli-butter-sauce/

Preparation Time: 30 mins. Serves 4 to 6

6. Taiwanese Beef Noodle Soup


If Dad prefers a bowl of noodles on this day, why not make it an extra special noodle dish with our Taiwanese Beef Noodle Soup recipe?


Tender beef, springy noodles, leafy greens accompanied with a rich, flavourful beef broth, this classic Taiwanese street food is irresistible. With a bite of this beef noodle soup recipe, your dad will be transported to the streets of Taiwan!


Recipe: https://themeatmen.sg/taiwan-beef-noodle-soup/ 

Preparation Time: 2 h 30 min. Serves 4 


Father’s Day Meal Ideas

Whether you start his day with a great breakfast meal, a hearty family lunch meal or the ultimate indulgence of a good ribeye steak for dinner, there’s no denying that a good home cooked meal is the one thing Dad will appreciate most on Father’s Day. 


It is definitely the perfect way to pamper Dad on this day by cooking one of his favourite meals because every Dad deserves to eat well and heartily on Father’s Day! Do share your creations on our FB cooking community.




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