Enjoy a delicious Valentine’s Day at home

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    Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. It will be different this year but that does not mean it can’t be even more special than every other year.

    Here are our favourite Valentine’s Day recipes to spoil that special someone in your life.

    Drinks

    Every dinner should start with something nice to drink. As it’s Valentine’s Day, you might want something a little more special, or adventurous, for the occasion. Here are three cocktail and one mocktail recipes to get the night going.

    Strawberry mojito

    Strawberry Mojito
    Strawberry Mojito

    What better way is there to start off your Valentine’s dinner than a colourful, delicious strawberry mojito? The mixture of the strawberries, limes and mint together with the rum is the perfect combination for a perfect evening.

    Espresso martini

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    Impress your loved ones with our perfect recipe for an espresso martini. Learn to make the cocktail by following our recipe.

    Lemon rosemary mocktail

    Lemon rosemary mocktail
    Lemon rosemary mocktail

    Just because you don’t drink alcohol, doesn’t mean you have to miss out on the fun. This tantalising lemon rosemary mocktail is so fresh and yummy. You might even consider making it for another occasion as well.

    Strawberry-rhubarb bellini

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    Strawberry rhubarb bellini

    A mix up on the classic bellini, try our recipe for strawberry rhubarb bellini. With rhubarb in season, this drink is sure to be the perfect start to your Valentines meal at home.

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    Appetisers

    Valentine’s Day is a special occasion, so it’s important to do it right. Get your tastebuds excited for the rest of the meal by serving some appetisers. You won’t regret it!

    Sweet potato and ginger soup 

    Sweet potato and ginger soup
    Sweet potato and ginger soup

    If you would like to enjoy a comforting warming starter then try our delightful recipe for sweet potato and ginger soup. Full of flavour it’s the perfect starter to any fabulous meal.

    Baked Camembert

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    Baked camembert

    A heavenly baked camembert served with loads of crusty bread is always a winner.

    Spiced poached pear, goat’s cheese and prosciutto salad

    Spiced poached pear salad Easy Food
    A twist on a salad our delightful recipe for spiced poached pear, goat’s cheese and prosciutto salad is full of flavour.

    Main course

    The main course is the one thing that most people look forward to. So make sure you splurge on this part with these yummy recipes.

    Fillet steaks with café de Paris butter

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    Fillet steaks with cafe de Paris butter

    Make a fillet steak taste even better with our delicious recipe for fillet steaks with cafe de Paris butter. Sure to be a hit with any steak lovers.

    Better than Bolognese

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    Better than Bolognese

    Recreate the classic Lady and the tramp moment with our next-level mouthwatering bolognese.

    Roast stuffed pork steak

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    Upgrade your classic Sunday lunch recipe with our roast stuffed pork steak. Serve with your favourite sides.

    Savoury tomato and goat’s cheese crumble

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    Savoury tomato and goat’s cheese crumble

    Looking for a meat-free dish to enjoy for your valentines meal? Look no further then our full of flavour tomato and goat’s cheese crumble. Serve it solo or enjoy with a salad and fries.

    Crispy duck breasts with pear and shallots

    Crispy duck breasts with duck and shallots Easy Food
    Crispy duck breasts with duck and shallots

    Have you ever tried to make duck at home? It may be your go-to order when you visit your favourite restaurant. Why not try our tasty recipe for crispy duck breasts with pear and shallots.

    Spaghetti with prawns, garlic and chilli

    Spaghetti with prawns, garlic and chilli
    Spaghetti with prawns, garlic and chilli

    If you are looking for a quick and tasty dinner idea for Valentine’s day then be sure to try our delicious spaghetti with prawns, garlic and chilli.

    Dessert

    What is Valentine’s Day without something sweet? Boring! That’s why it’s important to end your dinner on a high. These super-delicious recipes are the perfect way to end a lovely dinner and be the start of a romantic night.

    Passion fruit and peach pavlova

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    Passion fruit and peach pavlova

    Show your passion for your loved one by creating this showstopper dessert. To save some time on Valentine’s day you could prepare the pavlova the day before and decorate just before serving.

    Individual plum and blackberry crumble

    Individual plum blackberry crumbles
    Individual plum blackberry crumbles

    A delicious dessert for a cold Valentine’s night is always a winner. Serve the individual plum and blackberry crumbles with your choice of cream, ice cream or custard.

    Strawberries and cream stacker

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    Strawberries and cream stacker

    Our recipe for strawberries and cream stacker is quick and tasty. It’s sure to be loved by all. You could adapt the recipe to your desire by changing the cream for custard or adding your favourite fruits.

    Chocolate avocado mousse

    Chocolate avocado mousse
    Chocolate avocado mousse

    Chocolate is almost synonymous with Valentine’s Day, therefore we can’t set up a menu without it. This decadent chocolate avocado mousse is rich, creamy and delicious, plus it’s vegan!

    Lemon crème brûlées

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    Lemon crème brûlées

    With only 4 ingredients this recipe for lemon crème brûlées is the ultimate indulgent dessert. Rich and creamy with a crunchy caramelised topping our lemon twist brings this classic dessert to a new level.

    Hazelnut chocolate macarons

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    Hazelnut chocolate macarons

    Hazelnut chocolate macarons would make the perfect homemade gift sure to impress your loved one. Both delicious and simple to make.