Valentine’s Day is here! Gifts, holidays and jewelry apart, we think there’s nothing more romantic than having a quiet meal with your loved one.
Hesitant about cooking elaborate dishes and meals? We are here to help you plan out a date night or a cosy brunch with your sweetheart this Valentine's Day!
Here are some quick ideas to impress your love:
1. Surprise French Toast:
What better way to surprise your love than with a perfectly yum French toast!
This easy-to-make breakfast stars bread slices slathered with generous amounts of cream cheese and chopped strawberries. Top with another bread slice and cut the sandwich with a heart-shaped cookie cutter. Whisk a quick egg, milk and sugar batter for dipping these ‘hearts’ and cook them carefully on a buttered pan. Cook thoroughly on both sides and serve hot with fresh maple syrup or cream.
This ‘love’ly good morning is a great way to start your Valentine’s Day.
2. Tikka Pot Pie:
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Planning on spending the afternoon together, watching the latest rom-com? The tikka pot pie is an excellent meal idea!
You will need paneer, assorted veggies, spices, milk, pastry sheets and a little flour to bake this lovely pie. Cook juicy paneer tikka squares with vegetables and spices in nutritious Fortune Plus Soya Health oil. Line the baking dish with a couple of pastry sheets and fill in the tikka mixture; seal the top with another pastry sheet. Bake till the crust looks golden brown and crisp. Let it cool before diving into it!
What’s more romantic than sharing a pot pie?
3. Strawberry Hot Chocolate:
End Valentine’s Day on a perfect note with this delicious pink hot chocolate!
Boil milk and mix in strawberry syrup. Melt white chocolate and add the strawberry milk mixture to it. Bring it to a boil and pour instantly into large mugs. Top it with cute heart-shaped marshmallows. Watch your loved one drool over this exciting love potion.
Go ahead, pamper your love!
4. Pasta Meal:
She loves pasta and you adore soups? Why not create a pasta soup for both you lovebirds!
Sauté veggies in a combination of butter and Fortune Rice Bran Health oil and add tomato puree and thick vegetable stock. Make your meal wholesome by adding soft cooked Fortune Soya Chunks. Toss pasta into salted boiling water. Let it cook thoroughly. Drain once cooked, and add to the soup; stir in herbs like basil and a good sprinkling of shredded cheese.
5. Chocolate Fondue:
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Nothing can delight more than a delicious chocolate fondue.
The fondue can be easily made by melting milk chocolate and adding soya milk and light cream. Stir well to create a thick fondue. If you do not have a fondue pot, pour into a ceramic bowl to maintain the heat. Create an assorted dipping platter with chunks of pineapple, strawberry and banana along with little marshmallows, brownies and rice crispies. Use bamboo skewers to pick up the chunks, dip into chocolate and enjoy the tempting fondue with your sweetheart!