How To Make a Romantic Dinner at Home
The feel of Valentine’s day is already here! Have you already come up with an idea on how to celebrate it? If not, then check out these date ideas we featured (click post here)
But, if you want your V-day celebration to be simple yet memorable, try the traditional dinner at home. The advantage of this is you get the privacy you want for each other. The focus will only be on the two of you and on no one else.
So, here are our tips on making that romantic home dinner happen.
# 1 Plan the Perfect Menu
Dinner wouldn’t be memorable if not for the great food. Make sure that the menu you’ll come up with will delight both of your taste buds. Here are our recommendations:
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Absurdly Addictive Asparagus
The title pretty much says it all. This recipe promises delicious flavors that will keep you and your beau craving for more.
Spanish Roasted Potato Salad
A smart play on Spanish patatas bravas — fried potatoes with a garlic mayonnaise.
This pasta will surely please your partner with its classic delicious taste. It’s also a great partner for wine.
Pomegranate Rose Lamb
A worth it meal that’s loved by all. Surprise him with this impressive main course. Very festive and delicious!
Treat him with these heart shaped cookies that offer delicate and nutty flavor. He’ll love this for sure!
Alice Medrich’s Best Cocoa Brownies
Make the date sweeter with these irresistible brownies.
# 2 Prepare the Table
Set the mood on your dinner table by choosing the best tableware. Don’t forget to light up the your space with elegant candles. Here are the essentials you shouldn’t forget:
Eisch SensisPlus Stemware
Eisch’s glasses reveal the complexity and flavors of each wine after you pour. No aerating or swirling (or in our case, spilling) required—just pour and let the wine shine. SensiPlus does not utilize any sprays, coatings, or chemicals.
Whitewash-glazed ceramic embellished with Juliska’s signature berry and thread motif adds to the vintage charm of a minimalist dinner plate that effortlessly complements a wide range of decor.
The couture designs of Monique Lhuillier inspire the elegant, timeless pattern of a stainless-steel flatware set that elevates any occasion.
These brass candlesticks are a modern update to the originals’ vintage vibes—and create some swoony lighting on your table or mantle
# 3 The Perfect Wine
This is definitely what you should never forget.
Blend is big and mouth-filling with dark fruit flavors, notes of caramel and chew tannins on the finish.
This exceptional, limited-edition red blend will surely surprise and beguile your tastebuds. Flavour has been built from the vine up – to impress even the most discriminating palettes. A full-bodied collection of black cherry and wild berry, this rich composition will dance on your tongue and inspire your mind. Do not miss your chance to revel in Stella Rosa Black.
This decadent blend has flavors of black cherry, cocoa powder, creamy caramel and vanilla, leather and clove spice.
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