Valentine’s Day is a special time to celebrate the love and romance with your significant other. And what better way to show your affection than by cooking a delicious meal? Get ready to impress your loved ones with these eight easy and scrumptious, heartwarimng recipes to make for Feb 14 or any other day of the year, really.
Garden Salad with Kesong Puti and Calamansi Vinaigrette
Set the tone for your Valentine’s Day meal by starting it with a lively salad composed of garden-fresh vegetables that’s topped generously with a creamy kesong puti. Don’t forget to serve it with the refreshing calamansi vinaigrette, which will level up your greens with its tangy-sweet flavor.
Treat your special someone to a main course that’s both inexpensive and simple to make. Juicy pork chops are coated with a delectable sweet and savory pineapple sauce. You can pair it with either a rich and creamy mashed potato or a bowl of freshly-cooked rice for a meal that’s truly made with love.
Charm your partner with this delicious and satisfying meat entree. Bite into a tender, juicy steak that’s perfectly marinated with a few secret ingredients and cooked in a bistek sauce loaded with aromatics. By the end of the meal your date will for sure say I do.
Honey Pepper Beans Porkloin
Treat your partner with this hearty pork dish. A juicy and moist pork loin is paired with a savory sauce cooked with crunchy green apples and tender beans. This filling and delicious dish will leave you and your loved one feeling full and satisfied.
Chicken Adobo Paella
Celebrating Valentine’s Day with the whole fam? Then whip up this incredible Chicken Adobo Paella that’s sure to impress everyone. This delicious dish blends the bold flavors of chicken adobo in the form of a traditional paella. Have the family fall in love with its bountiful dish.
Tapa Sesame Noodles
Surprise your special someone with this nutty noodle dish. A bowl of delicious noodles is tossed with a savory peanut sauce and topped with savory tapa for a unique and flavorful taste. This Asian-inspired dish is the perfect way to add excitement to your date.
Chocolate cake with Strawberries
Make your Valentine’s Day even sweeter by baking this chocolate cake topped with juicy strawberries. Simple, straightforward yet sensational in every slice, this rich confection can also be the start of a Valentine’s cake-giving tradition for you and your chocoholic sweetheart.
Orange Strawberry Chocolate Tart
End your Valentine’s Day celebration on a lovely note with this decadent chocolate tart. Imagine dark chocolate beautifully infused with oranges and strawberries; this delightful dessert is the ideal marriage of rich and citrusy flavors. It’s the perfect conclusion to your dinner and a sweet start to your love story.
Hungry? Go get your apron and start cooking! Remember, the way to someone’s heart is through their stomach. Happy Valentine’s Day!
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