If you’re wondering “what should I cook for Valentine’s Day?” or “what should I make for a romantic dinner?” we’ve made it easy. Simply choose a starter, main and dessert and voila, your Valentine’s Day menu is sorted.

To go to a specific course: Appetiser  Mains Dessert

🍴Valentine’s Day Appetisers

Make a light meal to kick off the evening.

Caprese salad with basil, mozzarella, pine nuts and tomatoes

Ultimate Caprese Salad recipe

Sun-dried tomato pesto & goats cheese bruschetta

Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto & Goats Cheese Bruschetta recipe

🍴Valentine’s Day Dinner Recipes

For a romantic meal, we think steak and potatoes with a delicious sauce is the way to our hearts but you can’t go wrong with lamb either. Or skip tradition and create your own cheese board.

Steak with a side of creamy mushroom and green peppercorn sauce

Pan-fried Steak with Creamy Mushroom and Green Peppercorn Sauce recipe

Steak with thyme butter and Hasselback potatoes

Steak with Thyme Butter and Hasselback Potatoes recipe

Rosemary lamb chops with buttery onion mash

Onion Mashed Potatoes and Lamb Chops recipe

Tip: make Wasabi mashed potatoes by adding a teaspoon of Wasabi to regular mashed potatoes. Add baking powder for light and fluffy mashed potatoes.

🧀Make a cheeseboard

Choose a selection of your favourite cheeses, deli meats, fruit, preserves, hummus, pate and even chocolate. Serve with a selection of crackers.


🍰Valentine’s Day Dessert Recipes

Romantic desserts for two are meant to be shared and definitely require lots of chocolate.

Make a chocolate fondue with a Barone chocolate sauce (bar one, condensed milk & evaporated milk) and cut up fruit, add something salty like pretzels, biscuits (we love shortbread) and marshmallows.


A quick and simple recipe for Kahlua and chocolate mousse cups

Chocolate and Kahlua Mousse Cups recipe

Salted caramel and dark chocolate truffles

Salted Caramel Chocolate Truffles recipe

And if you want more chocolate, try one of these chocolate dessert recipes that everyone will love.

💕Looking for more Valentine’s Day ideas?

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