A cocktail for your main squeeze
Lemons are full of zest, nutrients and are a symbol of eternal love, purity and friendship which makes them the perfect ingredient to kick off your Valentine’s Day menu. Start the evening in style with BBC Good Food’s vegan lemon drop cocktail. Made with fresh lemon juice, vodka, triple sec and finished off by dipping the rim in sugar, it’s sure to impress your someone special!
Take a look at the full recipe here > Lemon Drop Cocktail Recipe
Honey, this one’s for you…
Show your sweet and spicy side with these Sesame, Halloumi & Courgette fritters with chilli and honey drizzle by chef Rosie Birkett. As they say, happiness is homemade and with this easy recipe you’ll be off to a fiery start for your dine-in date.
Find the full recipe here > Sesame, Halloumi & Courgette fritters with Chilli & Honey drizzle
You’ve stolen a pizza my heart
Nothing says romance quite like Italian food so we’ve got a simple yet scrumptious Puff Pastry Pizza recipe by the Michelin master Tom Kerridge which is perfect for sharing with friends and family or having all to yourself! If that’s not enough, you can add extra toppings to give it a personal touch. Just close your eyes and imagine yourself floating towards your favourite restaurant in the heart of Venice…
Find the full recipe here > Tom Kerridge Puff Pastry Pizza Recipe
I’ll never dessert you…
There’s only one way to finish off a Valentine’s Day meal: chocolate! Whether that’s your go to chocolate bar from the local shop, or a hand-picked treat box from your most treasured chocolate company, there’s no such thing as too much chocolate! Our friends over at Northern Brownie have put together a delicious Valentine’s Day treat box which includes 6 brownies in 3 delicious flavours, Raspberry & White Chocolate, Strawberries & Cream Blondie and a Chocoalte Truffle, and they’re available to pre-order until 7th February. Spoil yourself or the chocoholic in your life and shop local all at the same time!
View the full treat box here > Northern Brownies Valentines Treat Box
We hope you’ve been inspired to add a little bit of extra love to your Valentine’s plans this February.
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The BBC Good Food Show Team